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Books on Homeschooling


Do you want to learn more about homeschooling?  Browse though some of these popular books written by homeschoolers.  If you are looking for books from a particular author, you can enter his or her name in our search box to filter your search.

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Mathematics: A Human Endeavor

Mathematics: A Human EndeavorMathematics: A Human Endeavor by Harold R. Jacobs

For instructors of liberal arts mathematics classes who focus on problem-solving, Harold Jacobs's remarkable textbook has long been the answer, helping teachers connect with of math-anxious students. Drawing on over thirty years of classroom experience, Jacobs shows students how to make observations, discover relationships, and solve problems in the context of ordinary experience. This book is used in middle and high schools and a companion workbook has been published.

Setting the Records Straight

Setting the Records StraightSetting the Records Straight: How to Craft Homeschool Transcripts and Course Descriptions for College Admission and Scholarships by Lee Binz

When it comes to college admissions and scholarships, homeschoolers have what the colleges are looking for! "Setting the Records Straight" will provide you the tools and information you need to create homeschool records to perfectly document your amazing homeschool education in a way that will demand attention. You CAN craft high school transcripts and records that gain choice college admission and win BIG scholarships. Lee Binz, The HomeScholar, has helped thousands of parents create outstanding homeschool transcripts and records. Her proven system will teach you how to present your child to colleges in the best possible light.

Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons

Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons by Siegfried Engelmann, Phyllis Haddox, and Elaine Bruner

Twenty minutes a day is all you need, and within 100 teaching days your child will be reading on a solid second-grade reading level. It's a sensible, easy-to-follow, and enjoyable way to help your child gain the essential skills of reading. One hundred lessons, fully illustrated and color-coded for clarity, give your child the basic and more advanced skills needed to become a good reader.  You can find coordinating beginners manuscript handwriting lessons, word cards, and sound & blends cards at donnayoung.org.

Teaching Montessori in the Home

Teaching MontessoriTeaching Montessori in the Home: Pre-School Years: The Pre-School Years by Elizabeth Hainstock

An easy-to-follow authoritative guide for enriching your child's formative years. This edition of an acclaimed guide includes a new Introduction by Lee Havis, Executive Director of the International Montessori Society. Recognized as one of the most influential proponents of the Montessori method, author Elizabeth G. Hainstock also includes fully updated appendixes on materials, services, and extra reading. Illustrated.

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