Sometimes even the most cooperative child can be hard to work with. Just like adults, kids have good days and bad days. Other times our children just don’t like a particular subject. Families with more than one home study student
Although the school year is in full swing, many homeschool families still struggle with setting goals for the year. If you’re one of those families, we have good news for you. Horizon Charter Schools’ Parent Educator, Kathleen Waffle, put together
Celebrate Johnny Appleseed Day September 26
According to folklore, Johnny Appleseed was a likable fellow who wandered around the frontier barefoot, wearing a tin can on his head, talking to the forest animals, and randomly planting delicious apples for future
Constitution Week commemorates the signing of one of America’s most important documents. The Daughters of the American Revolution started the tradition in 1955 when they petitioned Congress to dedicate the week of September 17-23 for the observance. Congress adopted
Lincoln Montessori First and Second Graders Learn About Matter and Colors
Miss Karla, a teacher at Horizon Charter Schools’ Lincoln Montessori Community Co-op, started the new school year by teaching her first and second grade students about the three stages
It’s time for another free parent workshop! Join me, Kathleen Waffle, Horizon Charter Schools’ Parent Educator, for “Literary Devices Through Picture Books Tips & Strategies” in February.
School-age children homeschooling through Horizon Charter Schools are welcome to attend and participate
Please join me, Kathleen Waffle, Horizon Charter Schools’ Parent Educator, for an upcoming “Writing Workshop.” These are great workshops to help home study and independent study students and their parent teachers prepare for the upcoming district WPA (Writing Performance Assessment)
Kids love making movies and being in the spotlight. One of the many benefits of home teaching is the ability for kids to learn in creative ways — and for the family to have a great time doing it. Hunter,
Math Kangaroo is a fun way to engage kids and help them learn about mathematics. It’s open to all students from first grade to seniors in high school. Every student who takes part receives a T-shirt, diploma and special memento,
In a letter to all Horizon Charter Schools families, Dr. Cynthia Wood, EdD, CEO, Horizon Charter Schools Superintendent/Chief Executive Officer, announced that beginning July 1, 2016, Horizon Charter Schools increases student funding.
Elementary students will receive a total of $2,600