This page lists posts and recommended links that pertain to homeschooling high school.
Preparing to Homeschool High School
my mental mindset as we begin ninth grade
Why I am Going to Continue Homeschooling Through High School
So many people stop at this point, but I have chosen to continue homeschooling all the way to graduation. Here are my very sensible reasons why.
My Struggle to Choose High School Curriculum
The stakes and accountability are higher at this level. In this post I explain why I found it hard to make curriculum choices for ninth grade.
4 Reasons You Must Include Teens in the High School Planning Process
You aren’t doing your teen any favor by calling all the shots. Here are four reasons why you should be getting input from your teen when you choose high school courses, curriculum, and schedules.
A Great Homeschool Planner for Teens
Although you may be a pen and paper kind of planner, your child probably prefers something digital. As homeschool parents, we owe it to our kids to help them learn in their favored ways and organize their days in their favored ways. So if the communication between you and your tween/teen is breaking down when it comes to homeschool work, Homeschool Planet may be just what you need to bridge that gap. The main reason I recommend it for teens is that it will text reminders and email daily/weekly schedules!
Ninth Grade Curriculum Choices
Where I reveal what I ended up choosing for Emma’s freshman year.
Ninth Grade Homeschool First Term Check-in: Curriculum
This is my update on what I think of my curriculum choices after Emma has used the for a full 9 weeks term.
Recorded Webinar: Homeschool Guide to High School Grades, Credits, and Transcripts
by Lee Binz of The HomesScholar
Recorded Webinars: A Powerful High School Transcript & Social Sciences in High School
both by Vicki Tillman of 7SistersHomeschool.com
Planning High School with an Eye to College Admission and Scholarships
a book recommendation
Socialization During the High School Years
How I answer three main criticisms of homeschooling for high school: what about the prom, what about dating, and what about all that sleeping in?
The “Get it Done” Approach to High School
Allow your teens to take a get it done approach to the distasteful subjects. As long as they are truly getting it done and fulfilling the requirements of your state, then you can feel good about their education.
Why High Schoolers Should Take Online Classes
Founders Academy Economics 101 for High School Credit
This post is my review of the online course that Emma took her freshman year for the required economics half credit. This was a curriculum win!
Attending Lectures for Homeschool High School
How lectures can help boost note taking skills for teens.
Tenth Grade Homeschool Curriculum Choices
High school courses and curriculum picks for Emma’s sophomore year.
Recommended Resources for High Schoolers
from Jonathan Harris at 10K to Talent
Discover and develop a real, long-term, purposeful TALENT in your student that can support him in his adult life.