March 9, 2007, Newsletter Issue #167: Homeschooling Books And Transcripts

Tip of the Week

A transcript should be kept of your child’s grades starting in the 9th grade. To download a free transcript to use for your homeschooler visit www.donnayoung.org. When you are filling out your child’s transcript it is important to do it correctly. Science should be labeled by its title. Instead of putting “science” you would put “biology” or “physical science.” The same goes for all subjects. If you are not sure what course name you should list, simply look at the titles of your child’s homeschooling books.

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Thanks so much for reading the the Homeschool Tips Newsletter.

The new 2006-2007 Sonlight catalog is hot off the presses! In addition to new educational resources, we've also made some significant improvements to our curriculum, such as expanded flexibility in Reader choices for Levels K through 2.

The catalog also provides several articles with helpful homeschool tips. For example, check out the "Top Ten Goals" article (pp. 146-147) which can help you think through your personal philosophy when it comes to homeschooling. And "Why we use certain books that some homeschoolers won't touch" (pp. 144-145), that gets into some pretty important issues about the content of books. And you won’t want to miss “27 Reasons NOT to Buy Sonlight”—a perennial favorite (beginning on page 148).

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Sincerely

Sarita Holzmann
President
Sonlight Curriculum, Ltd.

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