Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #21

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #21

Happy Wednesday! Can you believe we're already looking at the end of July? Sure, we're still in the thick of summer, but we're willing to bet that you've already started preparing your lesson plans for the new year. To help you out, we have decided to take a few weeks to highlight a few favorite posts that have[Read More]

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10 Pinterest Boards for Homeschooling Middle School

10 Pinterest Boards for Homeschooling Middle School

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Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #20

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #20

Welcome to Finishing Strong, the link up that supports families homeschooling middle & high school students. This week, we are featuring Heather from Blog She Wrote, one of the eight bloggers who host Finishing[Read More]

Which Biography Series is Right for Your Middle School Student?

Which Biography Series is Right for Your Middle School Student?

Do you add biographies to your history studies?  How about science, math, and art lessons -- do you study the lives of the famous people in these fields? One way we “bring[Read More]

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #19

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #19

We are so glad you are here at Finishing Strong, THE place to get ideas and encourgament for homeschooling your middle & high school kids. We are continuing our in-depth look at the[Read More]

Add Geography Lessons to your Epcot Vacation

Add Geography Lessons to your Epcot Vacation

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Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #18

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #18

Happy Wednesday! We are thrilled that you are here. This week we're highlighting our most popular posts from the past month.  During June, we had many great middle school & high school[Read More]

Homeschooling State by State: Homeschooling in Florida

Homeschooling State by State: Homeschooling in Florida

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The Liberty Bell: Timeline & Trivia – FREE Printable

The Liberty Bell: Timeline & Trivia – FREE Printable

This post contains affiliate links. With Independence Day around the corner we are focusing our American history studies on our country’s Founding Fathers and the activities that took place in Philadelphia,[Read More]

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #17

Finishing Strong ~ Homeschooling the Middle & High School Years #17

Welcome to Finishing Strong! This week we are taking the time to learn more about Heidi Ciravola from Starts At Eight. Hi, my name is Heidi Ciravola and I blog at Starts At Eight.[Read More]

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  This post contains affiliate links. Want to take it easy on school during summer but not abandon it altogether? For writing skills practice, here’s an idea for you: have your kids[Read More]

Kingdom Keepers Quests at Disney's Magic Kingdom

Kingdom Keepers Quests at Disney's Magic Kingdom

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