When I begin out anything, I read about it, I know there is so much information online (here too) but I always turn to books too. Homeschool books that I would recommend for beginning your homeschool journey.
I read so many books, or started so many books only to stop when they weren’t what I wanted or needed.
Homeschool Books I Recommend for Beginning
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These are all the books that I have read as we started this journey. I started reading in March of 2015 when I decided I was going to homeschool my kids.
A straight-laced insurance adjuster who recently discovered both surfing convinces his wife to homeschool their rambunctious twins. David is a liberal stay-at-home dad who feels stuck in suburbia and throws his energy into homeschooling his three “ducklings.” Wedding photographer Keith has just separated from Beth, a full-time mom struggling to manage her own private chaos. Keith and Beth’s precocious daughter, who copes with severe allergies and doesn’t understand why she’s not attending school and seeing friends like she used to.
Here is their story.
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