Homeschooling Methods: Unschooling

Unschooling is a homeschooling method that puts all control in the hands of children. The belief behind this approach stems from the theory of natural curiosity, which suggests children are born with an innate desire to learn and understand their surroundings.

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I'm Xuan and I'm a Southern California-based homeschool mom, wife, and sometimes purveyor of vintage goods. At this site I offer notes of encouragement, share my favorite homeschool ideas & resources, and document our homeschooling adventures. I’m so glad you’re here.

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10 Different Homeschooling Methods You Need to Know

Homeschooling is a great way to teach your children and provide them with a tailored education. But how do you choose which homeschool method to use? There are so many different philosophies, from Montessori to Waldorf - it can be hard to know where to start! I understand your dilemma and have compiled the ultimate list of homeschooling methods to help you discover which style resonates with you.

Streamline Your Homeschool Planning Process with the Backward Design Method

What if, instead of asking what you should teach your child next week, or even tomorrow morning, we start by asking: "what do they need to know and be able to do at the end of their homeschool time with us?" It's a different way of approaching home education, and it turns out that when parents design instruction this way - focusing on where they want their kids to go rather than how best to get them there - everything falls into place much easier!

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