Build a Better Homeschooler Series

Workshop #1: Writing an Education Plan for Your Child

Let’s take a look at what needs to be in an education plan, what outcomes it must address, what kinds of amazing resources and activities you might plan and how to put it all together into an education plan that meets your child’s needs!

Oct 5 – 10:00 – 11:30 AM

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Workshop #2: Making It Count!

Home Education families are required to keep a portfolio! What is a portfolio, what needs to be in it and how do you document your families’ learning for the year.

Nov 2 – 10:00 – 11:30 AM

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Workshop #3: File Folder Games

If you’ve never heard of File Folder Games, this is the spot for you! A file folder game is basically just what it says…..An educational game/ activity that is played in a file folder. Super easy to make and store! Learn all about them and make a handful to take home to play with your student.

Nov 30–  10:30 – 12:00 PM

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Workshop #4: Unit Studies

What is a Unit Study? And how do your put together one that will engage your young learner? Also known as integrated studies or thematic units, their popularity stems from using a hands-on learning approach. Unit studies encourage active learning skills. Come find out more!

Jan 18 –  9:30 – 11:00 AM

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Workshop #5: Math Manipulatives

Brought to you by Budget buddies! You don’t need to spend a lot of money to have engaging math activities and manipulatives for your student. This class is loaded with lots of creative thrifty ideas.

Feb 8 – 12:30 – 2:00 PM

Member fee: $5.00

Non-Member fee: $15.00

Babysitting: $5.00 per child per workshop

Register: frontdesk@phoenixfoundation.ca

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