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Homeschool Senior 12 months — Homegrown Learners

Homeschool Senior 12 months — Homegrown Learners


This curriculum contains so many lovely dwelling books and a information for us to undergo these books collectively. The curriculum is versatile, so I can assign him narrations, essays, or we are able to merely focus on as he reads. Selecting this curriculum additionally permits us to work by means of issues TOGETHER, which I will probably be savoring throughout this final yr of homeschool.

The very first ebook is Uncle Tom’s Cabin – I completed studying it this summer time and was extremely moved. There are numerous parallels to right now’s society. One other choice is Crimson Scarf Woman (which I additionally previewed) – such an excellent ebook.

Curiosity Led: Drawing

Final yr Grant took Visible Design and Photoshop programs by means of Excelsior Courses. His instructor advised he take Drawing for Everybody this fall – and after I advised it to Grant he agreed straight away!

It is a .5 credit score course that’s one semester lengthy, so not terribly taxing on his schedule. It’s also one thing he’ll ENJOY and that I can see him utilizing along with his love of design.

Household Requirement: Piano

My children have performed piano since elementary faculty. It’s one thing I really feel strongly about and a non-negotiable in our home.

My daughter gave it up her junior yr and pursued the guitar as an alternative – which was wonderful with me. Grant wished to maintain going with piano (he has a FABULOUS instructor!) and I used to be glad to oblige. We agreed that he’ll solely be required to take part within the recitals this yr and never any competitions (his alternative).

Well being

We will probably be utilizing AOP Christian Homeschooling Excessive Faculty Well being.

Well being is a requirement for commencement in our state – and most homeschool mother and father I do know groan at this requirement. I feel, nonetheless, that this curriculum appears good, so we’re going to present it a go.

I’ll hold you posted!


One factor that can take up plenty of my son’s time – and it’s a priceless expertise – is his job on the Atlanta Brick Co. He’s been working there for over a yr and loves his job. This work expertise has helped him handle his time and lower your expenses. One other fantastic byproduct has been how a lot the job has fostered folks abilities! I’ve watched my son turn into nice with folks as a result of he’s answering questions at work so usually!

He’s all the time had an obsession with LEGO, so this job is correct up his alley.

He additionally performs basketball at an area Christian faculty, which takes up plenty of his time throughout basketball season.

As you may see, it’s going to be a busy senior yr. So far as plans for after that? We’re not so positive simply but.

There are just a few schools he will probably be visiting, together with the choice of probably going to an area college and persevering with his job after commencement. My views about school have modified fairly a bit since I attended – however that’s one other weblog publish, too.

I’m so excited for him, however on the similar time I mourn this stage of life – I do know there are good issues to return, and I’m past grateful to have virtually accomplished this homeschool journey with my final youngster!

Questions? Feedback?

Go away me a word under. I’d love to speak with you!

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