Blogs and Blog-hosting Sites for Homeschooling Parents and Students
- Recently I presented a blogging seminar to our local homeschool
support group. The following is a blog roll of sites that reflects
a broad, but hardly exhaustible, cross-section of the homeschooling
Scroll down for links on getting yourself or your student blogging!
Hip Homeschool Moms General Blog list
The Well-Trained Mind Blog list for Classical homeschoolers
iHomeschool.net General Blog list
Homeschool Creations.net Printables! Plus emphasis on young students
North Laurel Home and School Lots of curriculum reviews
Jimmie's Collage One creative gal. Printables galore. Lapbook queen.
Handbook of Nature Study Nature study and blog carnival. Notebook pages.
Go Explore Nature Nature study
Harmonoy Fine Arts Art and music. Printables and notebook pages. Curriculum for sale.
Many Little Blessings Catholic homeschooler
Simple Homeschool Homemaking and schooling
Holy Spirit-led Homeschooling Large family. Homemaking and schooling
Weird, Unsocialized Homeschoolers Home of “The Weekly Wrap-up” link-up
Hammock Tracks Great link-ups. Home of "Look What We Made" link-up
All Things Beautiful Charlotte Mason homeschool, special needs
Home Grown Learners Lego learning and FIAR. Home of "Collage Friday" link-up
Heart of the Matter Great inspirational posts
Aut-2-Be At Home Special needs, Charlotte Mason
http://theswap.com/ Curriculum swap website
Organizing Junkie Organization . Home of "Menu Plan Monday" link-up
The Happy Housewife Homemaking, homeschooling, military family
JADE in the Parke Our own Lita P! Special needs: diabetes, arthrogryposis
Mother Robin's Notes from the Nest Our own Leslie D! Chinese Adoption.
Pure Grace from God Our own Christina K! Chinese Adoption.
The Land of Fahs Our own Pamela F! Inspirational. Great book lists.
Meiwei's Blog One of our students as told from her dog's point-of-view :-)
Popular Blog-Hosting Sites (Where to start your own blog)
Blog-hosting for Kids (specifically geared to 13 and under)
- Kids Learn to Blog Tips for starting a kid's blog
- Kidblog Secure blog-hosting for kids and teachers
- ePals “Where learners connect”Classroom-directed blog-hosting
- Live Journal More diary-like with privacy controls. Good for teens
- Edmodo “Where learning happens” Classroom-directed blog-hosting
- Kidz World Secure, kid-safe internet. Similar to Club Penguin by Disney
Becoming a Better Blogger
- The SITS Girls "Where Women Get Social" Home of Bloggy Boot Camp and Blogging 101
- Mama's Losin' It: Writer's Workshop Writing Prompts link-up
- Sue Gallagher: Home of Five Minute Friday Writing Prompts link-up