Homeschooling on a Shoestring: A Complete Guide to Options, Strategies, Resources, and Costs

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So you want to homeschool but don’t think you can afford it.

This book is a compendium of ideas for the family that wants to start or continue homeschooling on a tight budget. You’ll find it all here:

• Ideas for making money while staying at home.
• Sources for an inexpensive curriculum.
• Thousands of ideas for affordable teaching tools.
• Hundreds of suggestions for low-cost field trips.
• Ways to save on everything from housing to ...

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Overview

So you want to homeschool but don’t think you can afford it.

This book is a compendium of ideas for the family that wants to start or continue homeschooling on a tight budget. You’ll find it all here:

• Ideas for making money while staying at home.
• Sources for an inexpensive curriculum.
• Thousands of ideas for affordable teaching tools.
• Hundreds of suggestions for low-cost field trips.
• Ways to save on everything from housing to utilities.
• Ways to get free or low-cost computers.

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Children's Literature - Joyce Rice
What better place to find good advice on homeschooling that from someone who is doing it. Both authors are experienced at homeschooling and have learned the value of a good yard sale. Meeting at a homeschooling picnic, then later at a convention for clowns, these ladies joined forces to give the public a complete sourcebook for teaching your kids at home. Chapters address curriculum, career exploration, setting up a library and technology. Throughout the book, the reader will be encouraged and inspired by the ideas presented here. Find out where to look for free field trips, to find free software, and many other free or low-cost educational materials. This is an excellent guide for anyone considering homeschooling or one who has already embarked on that journey. The abundant resources are not limited to those who homeschool; the guide will be a benefit to all media collections.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780877885467
  • Publisher: Crown Religion/Business/Forum
  • Publication date: 3/28/2000
  • Pages: 380
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.80 (d)

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