We pride ourselves on having the friendliest
and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment
for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers.
If you have any problems registering please drop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!
You know what I did? I bought the same books and materials her school was using (A Beka) - that's what she has used since K4 and it's way ahead of the public school system and it includes the Christian view on everything. I love, love, love it! It's very simple for me to figure out.
I ordered the DVD's to start with but returned them shortly after - they put her and I both to sleep! Here is their website: http://www.abeka.com/ If you think you guys would be interested in the DVD's, the website to that is: http://www.abekaacademy.org/
Well I found his school books online! The ones he has been using so I think I am going to go with them. And get this ... If I am reading it right I can get his whole school year of books plus the grade keys for $188.00!!!! I am paying for him basically to go to a building. I am planning other things as well for weekly activities. I told his teacher today she is upset because she adores him but I simply can't afford private school right now and I WON'T send him to public. I hear great things about homeschooling so I hope it works out.
Be sure to check out Home school Legal Defense first (http://www.hslda.org/Default.asp?bhcp=1)! It'll give you lots of helpful information, some info you need for your state so you're 'legal' and if you join they help protect your rights as a homeschooling family. Yes, even this day in age families are still being harassed. I've never had a problem per sey but know lots that have and they will fight for you and deal with everything for you if you ever do have a problem.