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Are you interested in homeschooling or unschooling? Have you just begun your journey? Are you currently un/homeschooling and need some inspiration? Join us for a fun, informative, and thought-provoking conversation at this all-inclusive, non-sectarian event... Posted December 16, 2014

Liberty's Kids - The Complete Series Available on DVD

Poised to attract an audience of kids, parents and educators, the stories told in Liberty's Kids comprise the fabric of American history and the ideals on which our country was built — patriotism, freedom and democracy. Moreover, this acclaimed animated series enlightens today's youth by exploring the profound impact of the American Revolution and relating it to issues that face all of us today... Posted December 10, 2014

Movie Review:
Anne of Green Gables — A New Beginning

I was fully ready to reject Barbara Hershey in her roll as Anne Shirley in Kevin Sullivan's latest creation, Anne of Green Gables: A New Beginning. I simply couldn't imagine her playing Anne Shirley, when all that stuck in my own mind was her role in Beaches, where she played opposite Bette Midler. Posted October 9, 2014

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Life is a giant 3-dimensional globe made up of millions of threads that cross and recross each other, says Burke as he traces the lines that lead from a French loom to IBM, from a kink in a water pipe to a carburetor... Posted December 16, 2014

The Trouble with CPS

A former child protective services investigator shares about legal drug use and CPS. He says that 2.7 million children are growing up in US households in which one or more parents are incarcerated... Posted December 3, 2014

Virtual Geography Resources

Virtual Geography Interactive Games

Learning Geography doesn't have to be dull and boring. There are many terrific geography programs available online that will allow you to place or name all 50 U.S. States, provide access to outline maps and informative, detailed geographical orientation, which will help your children learn, and enjoy geography. Updated February 27, 2011

Nationwide Homeschool Resource Directory

Searching the web for the best homeschooling resources can be a time-consuming chore, now you don't have to spend hours searching. This Nationwide Directory provides the most up-to-date listing of national homeschooling organizations and services of interest not only for homeschoolers but those considering the homeschool option. Check back often. Updated February 23, 2011

Motherlode Area Calendar of Events

The weather is great, time to get outside. Take a drive; get out of the city and live a little. See the sights, hear the sounds and play in the snow. These family friendly motherlode area activities will be a big hit with your family. Don't waste another minute, pack up the kids and hit the road... Updated December 16, 2014

Classroom Dissection and Wildlife

Taking frogs from the wild also increases insect populations, including those that carry disease. Frogs eat more than their weight in bugs every day. Did you know there are many free virtual dissection websites online? We've provided lots of virtual dissection links, check it out... Updated May 21, 2010

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Find out who's talking about the latest California legal threat and what's being done about it. Which homeschool parent is running for a school board position in North Carolina? Read about a Texas teen on the wrong side of the law and much more... Updated Daily

Blue's Clues Game & Video Downloads

Get Free Blue's Clues educational games, just for the little ones. These preschool learning games are sure to be a huge hit with the preschool crowd. Download them to your computer for use later or play them online. Updated April 19, 2010

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Teaching Kids About Money

Teaching Kids To Save and Invest Wisely

Teaching Kids To Save & Invest Wisely

My parents always encouraged me to work and make money, even as a child. From the time I was about 10 years old, I worked at a neighborhood horse stable after school, on the weekends and in the summers. I believe that as parents, we have an obligation to teach our children the importance of saving.

Teaching Teens How to Gain Financial Freedom

In an age when foreclosures are at a record pace, credit card debt is hitting new highs and personal savings are at an all time low, millions of American families are worried about their children's future. Teach your children how to make money work for them -- Get Vince Shorb's book Money Grows On Trees, absolutely free.

Free Math Worksheet Generators!

Free Math Worksheets from LocalHS! These worksheet generators allow you to choose the parameters and create worksheets on the fly. Why struggle to figure out the answers to the worksheets you've created? We've made it simple. Just one click and the answers are provided.

Making and Keeping a Budget

As parents we are often our own worst enemy. We display our attitudes about money to our children, without giving a thought to what we are actually teaching them about money in our lives. Of course our children want things...

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