Synopses & Reviews
andlt;Bandgt;The book that shows homeschooling in action!andlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; What does it andlt;Iandgt;reallyandlt;/Iandgt; mean when parents say they homeschool their child or children? For Rhonda Barfield -- a homeschooler for the past 10 years -- the definition is as diverse as the 21 families she studies in this eye-opening book. andlt;BRandgt; andlt;Bandgt;Real-Life Homeschoolingandlt;/Bandgt; andlt;BRandgt; From the city to the country, apartments to split-levels, you'll enter each household and see education in action. Discover the challenges and rewards of tailoring instruction to each child's needs while catering to his or her inquisitiveness and curiosity. See why the number of children being taught by their parents is growing nationwide -- at home, there are no overcrowded classrooms, no unknown dangers lurking in the halls, and no doubts as to the quality of the education. andlt;BRandgt; Whether you are just contemplating homeschooling or are a veteran seeking fresh ideas and help in overcoming obstacles -- look no further: andlt;Iandgt;Real-life Homeschoolingandlt;/Iandgt; shows just how practical and rewarding it is to educate children and provide them with what they need most -- you!
The definitive homeschooling resource shows readers a wide variety of homeschooling families in action and delivers all the behind-the-scene information both first-time and veteran homeschooling parents need.
About the Author
andlt;Bandgt;Rhonda Barfieldandlt;/Bandgt; is the author of andlt;Iandgt;Feed Your Family for $12 a Dayandlt;/Iandgt; andandlt;Iandgt;15-Minute Cooking.andlt;/Iandgt; She homeschools her four children.