Which holiday events in the Kansas City area are best for your family? We were thrilled by the overwhelming response from area homeschoolers, listing holiday favorites like the Plaza lights and also lesser-known activities such as Paulie’s Penguin Playground, and the Rezound! handbell choir.
This struck a nerve with many of our readers. Resounding evidence points to many benefits of homeschooling, including great academic results, but there’s always something we can do to make a thriving school system even better! Thanks to the wisdom of others who have successfully homeschooled before us, we can steer clear of these common mistakes.
From special foods and school pictures to field trips and DIY decorations, creative ideas abound for making the first day of school a time to remember!
Ever wished for a “homeschool helpline” where you could just dial a veteran mom? Well, here’s your chance! See what Traci Matt – experienced journalist, editor, marketing copywriter, social media manager, and homeschool teacher – says she would tell parents in the midst of their home education.
In the state of Kansas, every homeschool must have an official name. So we oblige, giving you a list of practical ideas to name your homeschool, from the regal to the ridiculous!
Over the next week, we’ll be celebrating the season with family and friends and taking some well-earned time off from the office. But if you have any ideas or suggestions for homeschool blog topics in 2015, feel free to add them in a comment below.
Merry Christmas to all our readers, and Happy New Year!