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Northwest Arkansas Christian Home Educators Association
You are invited to attend a FREE homeschool workshop called “The Nitty Gritty of Homeschooling” on Thursday, August 30, at 7:00 pm at the Circle of Life Hospice Building in Springdale/Tontitown. These workshops are organized and taught by Marni Hendrix and Shelley Kinder, veteran homeschool moms in the NWA area. It is not sponsored by a support group and you do not need to be a member of any homeschool group to attend.
The Nitty Gritty of Homeschooling
Remedying academic problems typically found in public schools, planning lessons, scheduling the school day (or not), occupying toddlers, socializing, avoiding burn-out, repeating and skipping grades, and choosing books at the library.
This is a FREE workshop, but donations are accepted to help cover the cost of handouts.
RSVP’s are not needed. It’s OK to come late or leave early, as needed.
Childcare is NOT provided. Nursing infants and babes in arms are welcome; however, out of consideration for other parents, please do not bring older children.
COMING IN SEPT/OCT:
Teaching Tips for Grades K-6th
Practical tips for teaching Reading, Writing, Math, Social Studies, and Science in grades K-6th. Some other specific topics covered are State standards, Standardized testing, Making your own curriculum, Making your own purchased curriculum more fun and meaningful, How to help left-handers, Math fact memorization, and Dyslexia.
Marni will not be able to schedule a date for this workshop until after the first week of September, so watch for an announcement in mid-Sept.
From I49, take the Holiday Inn exit in Springdale (exit 72) and go west toward Tontitown.
Near Tontitown, turn right at the Jones Rd. stoplight. There is a Harps on the right at that intersection.
Circle of Life is the first building on the right after Harps, 901 Jones Rd.
Hope to see you there!
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