Homeschooling in Rhode Island
  Home    Getting Started    How To Homeschool    How Do I Teach...    Beyond the Basics    Support  
  

Getting Started
How to HS
How Do I Teach...
Beyond the Basics
Support


Popular Topics
Charlotte Mason
Large Families
Bookstores in Rhode Island
Field Trips in Rhode Island
Unschooling
Montessori
Co-Ops in Rhode Island
Babies & Toddlers
On a Budget
Unit Studies
Catholic Homeschooling
Rhode Island Conferences
African Americans
Worksheets
Avoiding Burnout
Gifted Child
Single Parent
Resources for Teens
Special Needs
Classical Education
Contests for Kids
Homeschool Magazines
Record Keeping
Organizing Tips
Housekeeping

Subjects
Music
Art
Health & Fitness
Drivers Education
Lesson Plans
Civics/Government
Performing Arts
Geography
Computer Skills
Logic & Thinking Skills
Economics/Finance
Early Learning
Writing
History
Math
Foreign Languages
Study Skills
Reading/Literature
Entrepreneurship
Science
Faith/Religion

Rhode Island Homeschooling

It can be a challenge to homeschool in states with many legal regulations like Rhode Island. We'll help you get started and will give you the information you need to successfully homeschool your child. We cover all the laws, how to find support, different homeschooling methods, and throw in tips and ideas to make it fun and rewarding!


Quote of the Day Back to Top
The most potent force for change... is the growing recognition of millions of adults that their own impoverished expectations and frustrations came, in large measure, from their schooling.
Marilyn Ferguson   

Featured Articles & Links Back to Top
Everyday Mathematics
Everyday Mathematics is a comprehensive Pre-K through 6th grade mathematics curriculum developed by the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project and published by McGraw-Hill Education. Everyday Mathematics is a research-based and field-tested curriculum that focuses on developing children’s understandings and skills in ways that produce life-long mathematical power. The Everyday Mathematics curriculum emphasizes:
  • Use of concrete, real-life examples that are meaningful and memorable as an introduction to key mathematical concepts.
  • Repeated exposures to mathematical concepts and skills to develop children’s ability to recall knowledge from long-term memory.
  • Frequent practice of basic computation skills to build mastery of procedures and quick recall of facts, often through games and verbal exercises.
  • Use of multiple methods and problem-solving strategies to foster true proficiency and accommodate different learning styles.
You CAN Home School an Only Child
An only child deserves an excellent education and formation, as does any other child. Don’t deny your child, just because he is your only one, the benefits of homeschooling. Make it work. The home educated only child will profit ten-fold from your daily guidance in how to become a good and decent person by watching you in your daily life. The majority of his life will be spent as an adult so this training is of utmost importance. We have been fed a pile of lies to think that our child’s ability to socialize consists in getting along with a multitude of kids his own age.
School Room Organization for a Big Family
The Homeschool Village
There are so many benefits to having a large family, too numerous to count. However, one of the very few disadvantages is that a mom has to really stay on top clutter, particularly a homeschooling mom! It can be challenging to find a spot for everything. Organization is key when school six children.
Extending the Role
Isabel Shaw
Most folks assume homeschooling dads go off to work each day while moms stay home to teach the kids. For many families, that's certainly the case. However, there's a new breed of homeschooling dads: those not satisfied being merely an observer. They don't want to come home from work and ask what Johnny learned today -- they want to be a part of that learning experience and learn it with him. These fathers are fostering a love of learning in their kids, and rediscovering it for themselves.
Large Families Home School
This list is to encourage and support those who homeschool many children. How many? To some 3 is a lot! If you have a large family (whether natural, adopted, foster or blended) and homeschool, you know that there are a lot of unique challenges ranging from orchestrating family harmony, dealing with multiple ages, trying to homeschool in a sometimes chaotic environment, keeping up with the never-ending laundry, transportation, cooking, chores, and more. This is a Christian list.

Explore Homeschooling in Rhode Island Back to Top

Getting Started
     Why Homeschool?
     Where to Begin
     Legal/Homeschool Laws
     History of Homeschooling

How to Homeschool
     Methods
     Curricula 
     Teaching Aids 
     Testing 
     Online Resources

Beyond the Basics
     Real Life Homeschooling 
     Making It Fun 
     Practical Homeschooling 
     High School 
     Colleges & Careers

Support
     Events 
     Local & State Resources 
     Publications 
     Humor


   

Looking for homeschooling information for another state?

Connecticut
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
New York
Vermont
More States...


Our Top Picks
The First Year of Homeschooling Your Child: Your Complete Guide to Getting Off to the Right Start
Linda Dobson
 
Homeschooling: The Teen Years : Your Complete Guide to Successfully Homeschooling the 13- to 18- Year-Old (Prima Home Learning Library)
Cafi Cohen; Janie Levine Hellyer
 
Homeschooling: The Early Years: Your Complete Guide to Successfully Homeschooling the 3- to 8- Year-Old Child
Linda Dobson
 
Taking Charge of Your Child's Education: A guide to becoming the primary influence in your child's life.
Erica Arndt
 
Home Learning Year by Year : How to Design a Homeschool Curriculum from Preschool Through High School
Rebecca Rupp
 
 
 
Contact Us  |  Submit a Link  |  Privacy Statement

Copyright 2003-2014 HomeschoolinginAmerica.com