The Homeschool Minute Editorial Calendar – YEAR 2018
January 3: New Year, New Goals! What are Yours?
January 10: Let’s Get Organized! Cleaning and Managing Your Homeschool Space
January 17: Balancing the Babies: How to Educate with a Baby in Your Arms
January 24: Not Just the Great Books – Choose the BEST Books
(Is Good Literature Important, If So, What Is It?)
January 31: Burn-out: Relighting the Fire! Do you have the February blues?
February 7: Time Alone with God – For Mom
February 14: Online Learning – How to Teach Independent Studies
February 21: Let Them Choose! The Importance of Electives
February 28: Easy Ways to Teach Writing from Preschool up!
March 7: Transcripts, Credits and Graduation – High School Help!
March 14: How to Teach Math to Kids Who Hate it (or maybe it’s you?)
March 21: Homeschool Conventions – Why Go? What Kinds of Curriculum to Look for?
March 28: Cursive Writing, Copywork and Penmanship: Is it Really Necessary?
April 4: Home Management – Meal Planning – Run a Smoother Household!
April 11: The Benefits of Unit Studies
April 18: Geography & Geology – Where to Go and What to Find
April 25: When Family Does Not Support Homeschooling
May 2: Teaching (and Learning) Spanish
May 9: The Importance of Art & Music
May 16: Science: Textbooks, Apps and Experiments
May 23: Standing Firm: Remembering Why You Homeschool
May 30: Civics and Government – How Do You Teach These?
June 6: Grammar: When, Why, and How?
June 13: Teachable Moments
June 20: Literature-Based Learning
June 27: Am I Doing Enough, or Too Much?
July 4: Teaching the Challenging Child: Special Needs or Something Else?
July 11: Committed: Is Public School an Option? (Give away E-book)
July 18: Teaching Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) with Confidence
July 25: Struggling Learners/Special Needs: Better at Home
Aug 1: Planning for the New School Year: Where to Start?
Aug. 8: Am I Qualified to Teach High School? Resources to Guide You…
Aug. 15: Grading and Testing – Is it Necessary?
Aug. 22: Support Groups, Conventions and Co-ops: Should you attend?
Aug. 29: Raising a Natural Speller and a Thoughtful Reader
Sept. 5: Making History Exciting for Every Grade Level
Sept. 12: Math’s Not So Hard (When You Have the Right Resources)
Sept. 19: What’s the Big Deal About Foreign Language: Should Every Child Learn One?
Sept. 26: Help for High Schoolers: What’s Good?
October 3: Do Homeschoolers Need Sports and P.E.?
October 10: The Segue from Elementary School to Middle School Homeschooling
October 17: My Friends Are Telling Me to Public School…
October 24: Why Phonics?
October 31: Step One for Teaching Science to Elementary-aged Homeschoolers
November 7: Homeschooling While Traveling
November 14: Step One for Teaching Science to High School Homeschoolers
November 21: Thanksgiving Edition of THM
November 28: Chill, Mama: Stress-free Homeschooling
December 5: Well Grounded in God’s Word: Resources for Teaching Kids the Bible
December 12: Rest! Know When to Take a Breath (and a break!)
December 19: Merry Christmas from TOS!
December 26: Looking Back at Your Success: What Did You Do Right?