Category Archives: high school

Free Geography Download

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Free Geography Download

Seterra is a challenging educational geography program with 70 different exercises. Learn about countries, capitals, flags and cities in Africa, Europe, South America, North America, Asia and Australia, using outline map exercises. The software keeps track of scores, making it fun to try to improve each time you play. Windows only.

wartoft.nu/software/seterra/

Recommended Courses to take in High School

It is that time of year when we are planning for the next school year.  If you have a child in Jr High or going into High school, you are about to walk into new territory if it is your first time.

I have found a website that has helped me as I plan what my high school kids need to do in their last few years of school.  Home Scholar is a very useful site that I encourage you to wander around on.

Here is an article she wrote to help you know what courses your high school kids will need.

One of the key convictions of homeschooling is that parents know the best way to educate their children. A parent’s knowledge about their student’s learning style can help them in selecting the courses they should take in high school. Homeschooling in high school is very efficient and there is time to give your children an education that has breadth and depth. Here is a list of recommended courses to take in high school. Courses that colleges look for in their applicants. As you read it, think about how you can incorporate these subjects into your homeschool.

To read the rest of Lee Binz article go to Home Scholar. com

Free Homeschool Transcript Template

I found this & just had to pass it on!  It is a transcript template (EXCEL version) that is so easy to use.  Just fill in the fields & it does all the work for you of averaging grades & such.

Create professional homeschool transcripts easily!
Download PEAH’s Free Homeschool Transcript Template