Discover the Rewards of Homeschooling Your Young Child Young children are full of curiosity, imagination, and a sense of wonder. They're willing to try new things and possess a natural joy of discovery. Yet in a traditional school, these natural behavior traits are too often squelched. That's why more and more parents just like you are choosing to teach their children at home during these critical yearsathe years that lay the foundation for developing learning skills that last a lifetime. Inside, respected homeschooling author Linda Dobson shows you how homeschooling can work for you and your young child. You'll discover how to: AmTailor homeschooling to fit your family's unique needs AmKnow when your child is ready to learn to read AmTeach your child arithmetic without fearaeven if you're math-challenged AmGive your child unlimited learning on a limited budget AmAnd much more! qBrings dazzling clarity to the otherwise nerve-wracking confusion of early learningaand the adventure of becoming fully human. Highly recommended.qaJohn Taylor Gatto, former New York State Teacher of the Year and author of Dumbing Us Down qProvides a much-needed introduction to living and learning with young children. Open the book to any page and you'll find inspiring anecdotes and approaches to learning that leave the reader thinking, 'That just makes so much sense!' Highly recommended for anyone who lives, works, or plays with young children.qaHelen Hegener, managing editor of Home Education Magazine qAn information-packed delight; I only wish it had been around when our three boys were three to eight years old.qaRebecca Rupp, author of The Complete Home Learning Sourcebook qThis book brings together the experience and wisdom of a great variety of homeschooling familiesatied together with warm encouragement and wonderful simplification of processes that can seem so mysterious and daunting to the beginner. A very solid resource!qaLillian Jones, homeschooling activist, writer, and reviewer From the Trade Paperback edition.Your Complete Guide to Successfully Homeschooling the 3- to 8- Year-Old Child Linda Dobson. Curiosity Kits ... American Girls Cookbooks. ... Activities across the curriculum based on picture books, some of which are Fun For children as young as five. ... Lego-like blocks in a 3-D building kit. ... Miniature jigsaw, drill press, sander and wood lathe, instructions, balsa wood; For children seven and older.
|Title||:||Homeschooling: The Early Years|
|Publisher||:||Three Rivers Press - 2012-01-11|