Summer Break Fun

June 30, 2016

As a homeschooler, I LOVED summer break.  I was fortunate enough to be one the homeschoolers that actually did get a summer break, and as much as I adored school (I’m pretty sure I was one of the biggest overachievers in existence), I could not wait for summer break once May came around. Not only […]

What are You Afraid of? Homeschooling High School – the Process

Aren’t we all afraid of the unknown… what will it entail? How will we handle the challenges? Yes, it can be intimidating, but just like anything else once we understand the process- the fear dissipates. When I first started homeschooling, it was pretty simple and straightforward. I thought, “If I can teach an elementary class […]

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What are you Afraid of? Homeschooling Methods Explained

June 27, 2016

Fear of the unknown is often the biggest roadblock to beginning the journey of homeschooling high school. Each of us had fears when we first started, but understanding the process and seeing that it can be done is half the battle… So, what are you afraid of? We often encourage new homeschoolers to research the […]

College Scholarships Ending 3rd Quarter 2016

June 26, 2016

Scholarships with July 2016 deadlines Advanced Institute for Oral Health Scholarship Sponsor: Advanced Institute for Oral health Amount: $500 Deadline: July 1, 2016 Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors with a cumulative GPA of 2.7 or higher who are planning to attend an accredited university for the 2016-2017 academic year. Applicant must […]

Slideshow: High School Summer Reading List

June 24, 2016

High School Summer Reading List from Tialla Rising

SlideShow: Resources for Homeschool Graduation

June 2, 2016

Resources for Homeschool Graduation from Tialla Rising

Download: High School Transcript Template

June 1, 2016

Creating your own high school transcript is easier than you think. Before you start, make sure that you have collected all the necessary information for your student. To get started, click the image below to open a pdf  printable version of the Transcript Template. Each section is self explanatory and is simply filled with your […]

Bring a Writing Teacher Along on Your Summer Vacation

May 31, 2016

Have you been scanning travel sites looking for the location of your family’s summer travel adventure? Or filling out the forms (in triplicate!) for summer camp? Maybe your teen has been scouring Craigslist looking for the perfect summer job? As you make all your plans for the upcoming summer break, don’t leave out learning. We’ve […]

High School Science Projects

May 19, 2016

Sometimes as homeschoolers, it’s hard to do science projects in high school.  Maybe you associate high school science experiments with chemistry protective glasses in a lab, fumes swirling around the room, a mask on your face and your hands covered in plastic latex gloves—just in case.  While this is accurate for many experiments, there are […]

Slideshow: High School Science Projects

May 10, 2016

Homeschool High School Science Projects from Tialla Rising