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    Published on 08-01-2016 08:00 AM
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    2. Monthly Giveaways

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    Learn Organically...

    Yearning for the educational freedom and flexibility to explore your interests, talents, and passions? Dreaming of an academic program that syncs with your family’s rhythms and lifestyle? Is school getting in the way?

    Try Oak Meadow! They provide child-centered, nature-based homeschooling curriculum for K-12. Families love the organic approach to personalized learning.


    Use independently or enroll in their fully accredited distance
    learning school.

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    Members of SecularHomeschool.com have an opportunity to win one of TWO great prizes this month! The grand prize from Oak Meadow in August is a complete homeschool curriculum package for the grade of your choice (K-8). Retail Value $450 to $570. The second place winner will receive Foundations in Independent Learning, an online teacher training program for parents and teachers who support independent learning. Retail Value $125.

    Keep up with the latest at Oak Meadow:
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    To enter this giveaway, simply log into SecularHomeschool.com and comment below on this official giveaway article. You may earn up to four additional entries for this giveaway by sharing this giveaway on Facebook and coming back and commenting to let us know, by sharing this giveaway on Twitter and coming back and commenting to let us know (with your Twitter ID), by sharing this giveaway on Pinterest and coming back and commenting to let us know (with the URL of your pin) or by sharing the giveaway on your personal blog or website and coming back and leaving a comment with a link to your post. (Each additional entry must be entered via a separate comment)



    View the official rules of this giveaway.
    1. Categories:
    2. General Homeschooling,
    3. Field Trips
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    Homeschooling and having fun as a family doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, you can have a great time, make great memories and most of the time learn something that can be counted as a homeschooling activity (
    see suggestions in red) - - all at little to no cost. A true win-win. Below are more than 50 ideas for integrating fun and learning without breaking the piggy bank!


    • Take a Hike - visit a park, a local hiking trail or drive away to the mountains for a scenic hike (PE, Science)
    • Go on a Picnic - combine it with the hike, take it to a local park, your backyard or even one inside on a rainy day makes things fun (Life Skills)
    • Go Swimming - local swimming pool, lake, river, creek or maybe a nice neighbor has a pool you can borrow (PE)
    • Play letter/word games - there is almost an endless list of word and letter games you can play together like letter hopscotch, hangman, guess the word, etc. For online fun, don't forget all the free games at Vocabulary Spelling City, too.
    • Fly a Kite - available at most dollar stores or have art time and make your own (Math, Science)
    • Build a Fort - inside or out, grab some sheets, chairs, cardboard or ?? and go to town (Math, Science)
    • Visit your local Police Department, Fire House or Hospital for a tour (Life Skills, Social Studies)
    • Go for a bike ride (PE)
    • Bird Watching - local park, on a walk or in your own backyard (Math, Science, PE)
    • Bug Watching - local park, on a walk or in your own backyard (Math, Science, PE)
    • Plant a Garden - flowers or vegetables or both (Art, Science, Math, Reading, Language Arts)
    • Create a Fairy Garden (Art, Science)
    • Create a
    ...

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