ERIC Number: ED446844
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Jun
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Happily Homeschooling Teens: Beyond the Three R's.
This booklet is the fourth in a series designed to assist parents who are home-schooling their adolescent children and focuses on teaching a foreign language, history, science, and physical education. The articles in this booklet are: (1) "Habla Espanol? Tackling Foreign Language," examining effective and ineffective foreign language instruction experiences, current instructional materials, and strategies recommended by foreign language hobbyists; (2) "History for Everyone: Beyond Names, Dates, and Places," examining how adolescent history study differs from that by younger children, and discussing creative approaches to studying history; (3) "Learning and Doing Science," examining the dichotomy of classroom science and real world science and providing suggestions for approaches to science with teenagers; and (4) "Lifetime Fitness," focusing on accessing sports and lifetime fitness opportunities within the community. (KB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Community Programs, Genealogy, History Instruction, Home Programs, Home Schooling, Nontraditional Education, Parent Student Relationship, Parents as Teachers, Physical Education, Science Instruction, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: For related documents, see PS 028 963-968.