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Swimming with Sharks: Teen Wins a National Geographic Adventure

Eva won a trip to see the Amazon rainforest and Galapagos Islands! 
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Cold Days & Winter Tales: The Great Snowflake Photographer

When Wilson “Snowflake” Bentley saw snow up close, he had to share his finds with the world.  
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Girl Scout Blazes Path of Community Service, Academic Success

17-year-old homeschooler Zena made a lineup of academic and extracurricular activities—then shared them with others!
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The Great Spaget Project

When was spaghetti invented? Why, I’m glad you asked! 
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Homeschool Family’s Christmas Concert a Gift to the Community

What started as a concert in their basement is now a much-loved event that draws thousands and raises money for charity.
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Outside in Winter? Won’t You Freeze?

Cold weather doesn’t have to mean banishment from the outdoors!
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There Is Hope for Artistic Maturity

The importance of fostering artistic discernment in children.
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6 Ways to Celebrate Constitution Day with Your Family

From reenactments to colonial cooking, these ideas will add some educational fun to your Constitution day!
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Portrait of a Boy in Summer

What are little boys made of? Snips, snails, and puppy dog tails.
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Summer Dreams, Summer Sighs

That age-old battle between goals and reality.  
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The Year of Letting Go

Homeschooling has allowed me to prepare my children for adventures of their own. 
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Making Micro-Communities

In our rapidly changing world, communities are as important as ever.
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Sample Extracurricular Sheet

Wondering how to put together your high schooler’s extracurricular sheet? View or download a sample sheet.
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Three Tips for Stress-Free Nature Study in the Early Years

How can we get our preschoolers and young families out of doors—without losing our sanity—when we face so many obstacles? As a homeschooling mama of 4, I have three tips.
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Pages from the Past

How a family trip to the library archives became both fun and educational! 
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How a Teen with Asperger’s Became an Entrepreneur

He used to avoid talking with people. Now he’s a spokesperson for how homeschooling can help other struggling students.
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Outside the Box Solution Nets Homeschooler a Shot at College Lacrosse

This family overcame many obstacles by employing perseverance, faith, and a great deal of team effort.
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What about Socialization?

The better question is, “What about healthy socialization?” Homeschooling may be the answer.
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Cultivating a Heart of Kindness

If you’d like to more purposefully involve your kids and encourage an attitude of giving, here are a few fun ideas.
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Homeschooler’s Novel a Double Triumph

While publishing a story about teens resisting an oppressive regime, Joel had to overcome some difficulties of his own. 
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