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Family Academy has developed some outstanding resources of homeschooling families!

Homeschooling the High Schooler $36.00

This comprehensive 220+ page resource overviews high school academics, credit requirements, transcripts, GED, college entrance, scholarships, and how to's of developing courses.  It also outlines key objectives, skills and topics for courses (college prep and general), and course prerequisites. Included are thorough listings and annotations for numerous resources (primarily not textbooks) that empower learning.  Even with the reluctant teen, by learning to integrate student interests and passions, then the student is much more motivated to not only learn, but also remember what they learned. 

With over 60 years of combined experience as homeschooling parents, as teachers working with homeschooling families, and as former classroom teachers, co-authors Candice Childs and Diana McAlister (also both co-founders of Academy Northwest, the Family Academy's private school extension program) bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to high school for home-schoolers.  This resource incorporates numerous insights from many homeschooling parents, students, and fellow Family Academy teachers.  These inputs in the refreshing "Viewpoints" are sprinkled throughout so the reader can see real applications.  Also included are strategies for selecting resources and building a learning program that works for college and life prep.  

Homeschooling the High Schooler provides all the guidance you need to prepare and doing homeschooling for grades 9-12 but it is also great for jr high too.  

Teaching My Own (K-8 Planner & Record-Keeping):  $16.00

Plan and record your student's K-8 learning using this simple, yet perfect organizational tool.  Whether a new  homeschooler or veternan, this resource will serve as one of the most streamline, yet effective ways to plan and record a child's educational journey (K-8).  Developed by Family Academy co-founders and teachers and experienced homeschooling parents, Diana McAlister and Candice Childs.

High School Your Way:  Independent Study & Planning Guide:  $16.00

Trying to organize your high school life?  Our planning guide provides a straightforward method for tracking and recording high school course work.  This resource encourages a structured yet creative approach to completing high school courses, implementing simple time management techniques to document course work.  It also provides step-by-step instruction for developing a course and determining credit and grades without having to be limited to pre-package regular or virtual texts or workbooks.  Great when used together with Homeschooling the High Schooler. 

To order, follow the "Order Now" link below.  You will be first asked to pay the basic shipping fee of $4 as the "event fee" and then place your order for as many books of each title as you choose.  If you have a promotional code, enter that with your order to receive that discount.