Home Education Magazine — July-August 2012
Author: Mark Hegener
Looking Backwards I'm old enough to be most of my readers' father. In the arc of life this means I'm closer to an old man's passions than I am to ..
• HEM schedule - This issue has arrived late primarily becasue of unforseen staffing issues, however, we are on track to be back in print and on time ..
Author: Tamra Orr
Banishing the Battle of Bedtimes? One of my strongest memories of being a small child was how much I hated bedtime. I never felt tired enough for ..
Free Range Learning
Author: Laura Weldon
Observe The “Goldilocks Effect” In Action “Young children seem to recognize that knowledge is an essential shared resource, like air or water. The..
Author: Kate Fridkis
Whose homeschooling is it, anyway? My mom has really been pretty cool about me writing about my life online. Sometimes she makes a comment like, “O..
Sharing The Family Travel Journal
Author: Emily McIntyre
Angelle Gremillion Creating lasting vacation memories can produce a pile of ticket stubs, a million photos, and unintended souvenirs. Everyone wan..
Author: Robin Perreault
What’s better than being able to read any book at no cost by the simple agreement that you will bring it back for others to benefit? The shelves of a..
Author: Stephanie W Lillegard
Hi. I’m Stephanie, and I was a homeschooler. (Hi, Stephanie.) I’ve been child free for more than five years now. (Applause.) I’d like to share w..
Homeschooling And Homebirthing
Author: Agnes M. Penny
Three years ago, when I found out I was expecting a baby, I decided to try something new. After having given birth to my first six children in variou..
The Gardening Tot Gardening As A Multi Sensory Experience For Ages 3-6
Author: Elissa Peterson
Young children love all things outdoors, they are naturally inquisitive and curious about the natural world around them. It is our job as home educat..
Solid Or Liquid?
Author: Susan Staunton
If you form a ball in your hand, can this solid form instantly become a liquid? Is it possible to make a liquid into a solid within seconds? To both..
A Matter Of Conscience
Author: Kelly Green
Compelling Interest As home education continues to grow in popularity around the globe, many twenty-first century home educators have observed the ..
Author: Becky Rupp
Books Of Our Own The National Homeschool Book Award I once threw a book away. I mean I took a book and I threw it in the trash. The ditchee was S..
From the July-August 2001 issue Editors Note: Going through our archives for HEM Classics I came across this piece by Ginny Hunt which not only con..
The Road Less Traveled
Author: Linda Dobson
The Gift of Flow I seriously doubt Harvard Professor Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (hereafter called Professor C.) had homeschoolers or homeschooling on ..