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5 Things 9th Graders Need to Know from 7SistersHomeschool.com

5 Things 9th Graders Need to Know

I was working with a group of homeschool 9th graders recently. They were sitting bright-eyed and nervous on their first day of group classes. Their first day in high school. Big stuff! 5 Things 9th Graders Need to Know I asked them why they were here. “To learn” “To take some classes my mom didn’t…

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5 Ways To Help Teens Find Purpose in Life

Homeschooling high school is the perfect place to instill the idea that we are all here on earth for a purpose. Jeremiah learned it early on when God told him, “I know the plans I have for you…” (Jeremiah 29:11). Homeschool teens are in the perfect position to explore and develop their sensitivity to God’s…

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High School Career Exploration: Our Experience, Part 2

This is the second in a 2-part series. For the first part, click here – High School Career Exploration: Our Experience. High School Career Exploration High School Career Exploration: Our Experience Part 1 left us ready to look seriously into three career fields: * Chef/Restaurant Industry * Architecture * Fitness/Personal Training We found people we…

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Using Language Arts for Career Exploration in homeschool

Using Language Arts for Career Exploration in Your Homeschool

A classic post about choosing reading and writing assignments to build on your student’s unique strengths and interests. You truly can use Language Arts for Career Exploration in your homeschool! Career Exploration in Your Homeschool Language Arts are a core piece of your homeschool’s curriculum.  Reading, understanding what you’ve read, and writing are vital life…

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Career Exploration in High School - preparing your teen for Life, not just for learning from 7SistersHomeschool.com

Career Exploration in High School

What are the keys to effective Career Exploration in High School? Career Exploration in High School KEYS TO SUCCESS: Being intentional. Don’t expect that teens will magically stumble upon a career. Use a good curriculum like our Career Exploration Workbook. Encouraging your teen to learn about himself. Tools like Jungian Personality Test and its Kiersey Report ,  Strengthsfinder 2.0.…

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Early Childhood education

Homeschool Career Exploration: Early Childhood Education

Your high schooler should include Early Childhood Education in his/her homeschool career exploration. Here’s why: Homeschool Career Exploration – Early Childhood Education 1) Add power to the homeschool transcript by leveling-up Human Development If included as an add-on to Human Development, the course levels up from average high school to college prep or even higher…

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College Options After Homeschool

College Options After Homeschool

Every homeschooling high schooler has gifts but not everyone’s gift is high powered academics. Often, homeschoolers have “other” gifts. Sometimes moms of “average” teens sometimes feel guilty because their kid isn’t headed to Harvard or isn’t graduating college at 17. College Options After Homeschool I usually ask these stressed moms: “Did God goof up?” Of…

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