high school

Planning for the High School Years

by Dawn Oaks on June 24, 2015 · 2 comments

Aside from the day that we first decided to withdraw our children from the public school system, the thing that most brought fears and concerns was whether we would be able to successfully homeschool through the high school years.  I found that a lot of my fears were released as I started developing a plan […]


Each month I will be joining with other members of the Old Schoolhouse Review Crew to discuss different aspects of homeschooling through the high school years.  This seems to be a topic that many parents become concerned about.  There is the pressure of extra requirements, transcripts, course selection, and preparing for what comes after high […]


Our homeschooling journey has brought us into the high school years of Algebra, Chemistry, World History, foreign languages, and yes – elective credit hours. Like many families, we try to obtain some kind of balance in allowing these electives to be fun, driven by our child’s passions, and also enriching. We are not fans of fluff electives […]


Review of the Week – Artistic Pursuits

by Dawn Oaks on March 13, 2013 · 0 comments