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How Do You Schedule Homeschooling?

Timberdoodle has often heard the question, “how do you schedule homeschooling?” and while many families do it differently we thought we would share what worked well for our family. Our philosophy has been that the sooner a child can learn how to learn the easier homeschooling becomes. (For more on this see Why Timberdoodle Encourages Independent Learning) So in our family growing up, as soon as we were able to read we became responsible for completing our own assignments. Mom started each school year by figuring out how much we needed to accomplish each week in order to finish that […]

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The Knight’s Story

Have you ever wondered how families with disabilities or deadly diseases can keep going day after day? Did you ever wonder what if your own family found out some “bad” news, would you remain faithful to Jesus? Or maybe you could still say that you love Him with your mouth but would you really embrace Him ferociously with your heart? God has done and is doing a great work in John Knight’s family. Here is a summary of his and his wife’s situation and Hope. This is four minutes you won’t have wasted. “This Was Grace” Extended Version from Andrew […]

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Preparing Your Toddler for Homeschool

1) Keep it fun! Your goal is productive learning and that can be accomplished through many fun methods. But if your child is not easily making the transition into being required to accomplish something, don’t hesitate to bring out some motivators. A couple of ideas we’ve used are: A) Make a chore board of all the different tasks you would like to accomplish in a week with your child then let your child choose which one he would like to do next. Flip over the finished task card once it is done and this way you will move through all […]

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Who Is Timberdoodle?

This fast-paced overview of Timberdoodle allows us to introduce you to part of our crew as they explain everything from how we started in 1985 to what our 120 day/120% price guarantee means. Whether you are new to homeschooling or have been ordering from us for years, kick back, relax and enjoy this special edition Timberdoodle Vodcast. Browse our selection at www.timberdoodle.com today!

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