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Getting Dinner on the Homeschool Family Table

Published on October 11, 2008 By Mimi Rothschild

-by Mimi Rothschild You love homeschooling. You love the closeness it develops in your family. You love the progress your child is making. But sometimes homeschooling can also be stressful. One of the most trying times in many families is that moment when you clear the schoolbooks off the table, power down the computer, and [...]

Giving Homeschoolers Enriching Experiences and Opportunities.

Published on July 30, 2008 By Mimi Rothschild

by Mimi Rothschild What are the experiences and opportunities that really count in building Christlike character and at the same time, can serve individual personality? How can the homeschool curriculum and homeschool program provide for such experiences and opportunities? The Christian homeschooling teacher needs not only a clear-cut purpose, but we also must know his own children [...]

How do we give our homeschooled children Christlike character?

Published on July 30, 2008 By Mimi Rothschild

By Mimi Rothschild The longer range goal of developing in each student a Christlike character does not intend to Terri and Joe and Johnny will all be exactly alike in 10 or 15 years, anymore than they are like now. A Christlike character is not a fix to mold into which each developing personality is [...]

Look for the Flowers

Published on July 25, 2008 By Mimi Rothschild

by Mimi Rothschild Look for the Flowers We are so beset these days by storing the children engaging in vandalism, so deluged by reports of children guilty of law violations, so overcome with the evidence of their acts of cruelty and violence that we are forced to the conclusion that the extension range of juvenile [...]

Homeschoolers and Cultivating Good Manners

Published on July 25, 2008 By Mimi Rothschild

Pardon me, please. An important aspect of learning to get along with others is learning to be considerate of others. Courtesy is not in born: he just talked courtesy does not well up from the depths of the child loving desire to see other people happy at the cost of his own convenience inconvenience. He [...]

Homeschoolers Getting Along with Others

Published on July 25, 2008 By Mimi Rothschild

by Mimi Rothschild One of the most important traits of an employee is his ability to get along with others. This is what at least one employment interviewer looks for first in a potential employee. He states that the most frequent reason for discharging of workers is that they become troublemakers because they have never [...]