Homeschooling

  • Some Homeschooling Vindication

    By on January 6, 2016

    She was never taught to the test, and she's not learning just for them either.

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    Polly Castor
  • Newer Children’s Classics

    By on November 5, 2015

    It is good to see these enduring works updated and made accessible again to a whole new generation of...

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: Julie

    By on September 11, 2015

    This work of historical fiction is based on the author's own life, and is set in the depression, featuring...

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    Polly Castor
  • Advice for a First Time Homeschooler

    By on September 10, 2015

    Recently, on the Connecticut Homeschool Network a first year homeschooler solicited experienced homeschoolers to share one piece of advice...

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    Polly Castor
  • Our Youngest Graduates from High School

    By on June 16, 2015

    With a fancy dinner and otherwise very little fanfare, our youngest daughter graduated from high school last night

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    Polly Castor
  • What they said in my Homeschool Memory Book

    By on June 14, 2015

    So you can see how sweet this community is, here are some comments that were written to me for...

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    Polly Castor
  • My End-of-Homeschooling Bash

    By on June 13, 2015

    Last night I enjoyed a lovely End-of-Homeschooling party to celebrate nearly two decades of homeschooling.

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    Polly Castor
  • Book Review: The Story of Science Series

    By on May 27, 2015

    I can’t say enough good things about this science series written by Joy Hakim that was designed for middle...

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    Polly Castor
  • Our Youngest Chooses to Go to Juniata

    By on April 23, 2015

    Our youngest has chosen to go to Juniata college in south central Pennsylvania, and has sent in her deposit...

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    Polly Castor
  • Great Bible Books for Children

    By on March 27, 2015

    I was requested recently to give some recommendations for good Bible read alouds for children. I promised to pull...

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    Polly Castor
  • Resources for Teaching Poetry

    By on February 3, 2015

    A homeschooling mother with a daughter in early high school asked for some recommendations from me for how to...

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    Polly Castor
  • College Applications Are Sent Off!

    By on December 30, 2014

    What a relief it is to be able to say that all of our youngest daughter’s college applications are...

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    Polly Castor