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Black Friday Deals and FREE Planner Download!

November 24, 2016

These are some deals you don’t want to miss! But, the great thing about these deals, you don’t have to get out of your P.J.’s to shop them. Just fire up that old computer and go shopping. There are a variety of steep discounts from some of the major homeschool vendors… so grab that cup […]


Essay Writing Tips

Free Essay Tips and Template Download

November 3, 2016

  Essay Writing? Cue the scary music… Writing the essay is almost always a daunting task. Even the most experienced writer requires a moment to clear their mind and rehearse the basic format for essays. Knowing this format and following it  is key to keeping essay writing skills ready to roll! The standard essay contains […]


DIY Teen Halloween Costumes

October 28, 2016

If you celebrate Halloween, you may like these ten DIY teen costumes!  Who knows, maybe one of these will make the perfect costume for you!  If you’re anything like me, purchasing a full costume is just not affordable, and I’d prefer to make do with what I have, or at least save money on piecing […]


What are You Afraid of? Filing the FAFSA

What are You Afraid of? Filing the FAFSA

October 11, 2016

OH. THE. HORROR. Yes, we understand your fears completely when it comes to the FAFSA (aka. The Federal Application For Student Aid.) It’s one of those necessary evils when it comes to getting a federal grant, loan, or state grants for college tuition. The benefits can be so very helpful, but getting the application processed […]


Slideshow: 5 Tips for Mastering How to Learn

October 10, 2016

5 Tips for Mastering How to Learn from Tialla Rising


15 Teen Life Hacks

September 29, 2016

Oftentimes I stumble across life hack pins or videos, and wonder where these hacks have been all my life.  “Like, seriously, this makes it SO. MUCH. EASIER.”  That’s pretty much all I can think.  Some of these hacks would have helped while I was in school, and lots of them are still helpful for today. […]


What are You Afraid of? Getting off Track

What are You Afraid of? Getting off Track?

September 27, 2016

I know it’s so easy to do… and we’ve all been there. Just let a little go today, and before you know it you’ve gotten way off track.  But, as experienced home schoolers we’ve been around this block a few times before. And, on behalf of all of us at Let’s Homeschool High School – […]


Directory of College Scholarships Ending Soon!

College Scholarships Ending 4th Quarter 2016

September 22, 2016

Scholarships with December 2016 Deadlines  10 Words or Less Scholarship Sponsor: StudentScholarship.org Amount: $500 Closing Date: December 1, 2016 Description: Scholarship is open to students between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2017. Applicant must share in 10 words or less why they deserve the scholarship. A.E. Robert […]


High School Grade Record Spreadsheet

September 12, 2016

One of the most difficult things about homeschooling is the record keeping. With all of the quizzes, tests, and other assignments the work can get out of hand. One of our favorite ways to tame this paper tiger is to use a spreadsheet. One spreadsheet can cover four years worth of schooling and even several […]


Slideshow: 15 High School Community Service Ideas

September 9, 2016

High School Community Service Ideas from Tialla Rising