100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum: Choosing the Right Curriculum and Approach for Your Child's Learning Style

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B&H Publishing Group, 2005 - Education - 314 pages
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The key to successful home education, homeschool veterans will tell you, is determining your educational philosophy and marrying it to your child’s learning style. Then you can make an informed decision in choosing the right educational curriculum for the child. This is the formula for success.In 100 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum, homeschool guru Cathy Duffy can help you accomplish these critical tasks. Cathy will give you her top choices from every subject area, approaching everything through a Christian worldview perspective. This book is a critical volume for the homeschooling community.
 

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Guide Book for the Novice Homeschooler

User Review  - Kathy - Christianbook.com

You have made the decision to home school your child. Next, questions begin to float through your mind, “Where do I begin? How do I develop a philosophy of education? How does my child learn best ... Read full review

Truly a great help!

User Review  - sander76 - Christianbook.com

We bought this book to get a good overview of what curriculum would best suit our children... turns out we learned a lot about HOW our children learn/our teaching style and which curriculum best works for all of us. We just ordered our curriculum and I can say we did it with confidence! Read full review

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Contents

Chapter One How on Earth Do I Figure Out What Curriculum to Use?
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Chapter Three Putting Together Your Philosophy of Education
29
Chapter Five Who Should Learn What and When?
55
Chapter Seven Phonics Reading and Literature
80
Chapter Eight Mathematics
117
Chapter Nine Language Arts
160
Chapter Ten History Geography and Cultural Studies
201
Chapter Eleven Science
230
Chapter Twelve Unit Studies and AllinOne Programs
257
Chapter Thirteen Foreign Language
280
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Cathy Duffy is a household name among homeschooling communities. She is best known for her comprehensive "Christian Home Educators' Curriculum Manual. She has been a homeschooling mom, a writer, author, curriculum consultant, and a conference speaker for over twenty years. She resides in Westminster, California.

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