Category Archives: homeschooling

Encouragement Needed

From Rena –

Seeking help for a friend. This is her 1st year homeschooling. Both of her children are special needs. Lives on Hilton Head. Would anyone with experience homeschooling special needs kids be willing to contact her and encourage her? Thank you!

Rena Barton

bartonrena@yahoo.com

843-505-4600

 

Science Shepherd?

Hello, fellow homeschoolers!
Is anyone familiar with a science program called “Science Shepherd?” If so, please contact me as I would like to know more about it.
Thanks,
Kelly McDaniel

2015-2016 CBCCA Dates

Transcripts and Progress Reports for grades 9-12 due on or before 1/8/16.transcript

Next High School due dates are 6/3/16 for grades 9-11 and 5/20/16 for Seniors.

Upcoming CBCCA Meetings 

2/2/16 @ 7 pm

3/1/16 @ 7 pm

4/5/16 @ 7 pm

Upcoming K-8 Progress Report Due Dates

Grades K-8 Progress Reports Due on or before 2/19/16 and 6/3/16

Graduation

5/27/16 @ 7 pm

Need some specialty legos to borrow

From Tracy –

Hi Everyone,
We are working on a history project and are looking to borrow lego indians, canoes or brown boats, and food. We would need to borrow these for a few weeks. Thank you so much for your help!

Tracy Behrens
carolina_girl@hargray.com

Phinizycenter Swamp and Naturepark

From Bill Hodgins –swamp and nature park

The Phinizy Center on the south side of Augusta has some very good programs. Thought that I’d share this info about their 2015 schedule that is about3:00 + hours from the Lowcountry.

http://phinizycenter.org/homeschool/

Bill

William Hodgins, PE

Hodgins Engineering Consulting, LLC

 

Woman’s Life Homeschool Classes

kids life logoWe are so excited that you are planning to come to Woman’s Life!

Below are the offerings for homeschoolers during KIDS Life this year.

Enrollment limited to 24 children per class as indicated by ***.

Sign up in today to ensure your student’s spot in class!

Some classes require additional materials to enroll.

The class age-range is flexible. Check class description for suitability for your child.

Session 1 – 9:45

1st-3rd Grade

Crafts & Fun from around the World ***

World Showcase-Epcot, eat your heart out! Come and learn fun facts, eat snacks, make crafts, and play games from countries all around the world.

□  Apologia Botany ***

Explore God’s creation with this course designed for grades K-6. This creation-based science program covers the development of plants from seeds, the reproduction process, the way plants make their food, and how plants get their water and nutrients and distribute them throughout the body of the plant.

4th-7th

□  Writing ***

Designed to inspire young writers. This interactive class will include short grammar lessons and creative writing lessons.

□  FitKidz

Our popular kids fitness program will continue with fun and games as well as challenging goals for the kids. Each meeting will include prizes for goals met as well as helping the kids work toward the year end t-shirt!

6th-9th

Art ***

Every kid will love this introduction to art.

7th-12th

Crown Ministry Financial Study Class ***

Pre-Algebra recommended as a pre-requisite. Field trips will be offered outside of class time and are optional.  Growth in teen credit card debt shows a lifestyle of instant gratification and inability (or unwillingness) to live within one’s means. The revised 10-week study  is designed to practically help teens create habits of handling money responsibly. Includes:  Debt, Counsel, Giving, Work, Saving and Banking.

Workbook required, $16.  Please confirm your child’s spot in the class prior to ordering workbook.

Crown Financial Ministries – Discovering Gods Way of Handling Money Teen Study Workbook*

9th and up

Ministry Volunteer

Dedicated church member, must fill out volunteer forms  prior to Woman’s Life. See Randy or Evelyn Owens.

Session 2 – 11:00

1st-3rd

History ***

US History with  an emphasis on early colonial days. Discovery, Pilgrims, Westward Expansion and Military History on our November date.

Fitkidz

Our popular kids fitness program will continue with fun and games as well as challenging goals for the kids. Each meeting will include prizes for goals met as well as helping the kids work toward the year end t-shirt!

4th-6th

Fun with STEM!***
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. Whether we are finding the electrical resistance of different materials or building a Bristle Robot, students of all ages will be learning STEM principles as they have fun.

□ Crafts & Fun from around the World

World Showcase-Epcot, eat your heart out! Come and learn fun facts, eat snacks, make crafts, and play games from countries all around the world.

7th-12th

Fitness & Volleyball

Fun and fitness for beginners and advanced players.

9th and up

Ministry Volunteer

Dedicated church member, must fill out volunteer forms  prior to Woman’s Life. See Randy or Evelyn Owens.

 

Overcoming Discouragement & Defeat

From Sarah McKay –words-of-encouragement

Join me at my home for encouragement, fellowship and most importantly….. friendship as we navigate this year together. Evelyn Owens will be sharing on the topic of Overcoming Discouragement and Defeat.

We will meet at 24 Waccamaw Way (Shadow Moss) on October 20th from 7-9 pm.

Nursing babies only.

For all home school moms not just CBCCA. No RSVP necessary.

Questions? Email: sjmckay4@hotmail.com

 

Looking for Math-U-See to Borrow or for Sale

Please welcome Laurie Eatman who has just joined our homeschool group!

She is looking for: Math U See Zeta and Pre Algebra to borrow or for sale.

laurie.eatman@crumilitary.org

RSVP Today for Back-To-Homeschool Encouragement

School  office supplies on board.

Click here to RSVP online if you plan to attend this event.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 15 * 9 a.m. – noon

Start the new homeschool year right with an encouraging seminar designed for homeschool parents.  This seminar seeks to offer back-to-school refreshment with veteran homeschoolers sharing their wisdom and experience.  Ready to be refreshed, re-focused, and re-energized? Then mark your calendar for Saturday, August 15 beginning at 9 a.m. at Community Bible Church.

9:00 a.m.

Refreshing the Hearts of Homeschooling Parents… Ed and Deb Vernoy

Getting to the heart of homeschooling/Reaching the hearts of our children for the Lord.

10:30 a.m.

Teaching 2+2 While Running a Zoo… Mark and Sharon Mansell

You can’t homeschool undisciplined children.  What does the Bible say about discipline and how should it affect our home education?

*No childcare will be available. Each session will include Q&A at the end. For room scheduling purposes, click here to RSVP online if you plan to attend this event.

Be sure to sign the attendance sheet at the entrance if you wish to count this seminar as one of CBCCA’s mandatory teacher trainings. This seminar does not replace the mandatory CBCCA meeting on August 18. This event is free and open to area homeschoolers.

 

Back to School Encouragement Seminar for Homeschool Families

SAVE the DATE

Saturday, August 15

8 am until noon at Community Bible Church

Start the new homeschool year right with an encouraging seminar designed for homeschool parents.

This seminar seeks to offer back-to-school refreshment with veteran homeschoolers sharing their experience and wisdom.

More details to come!

Kelly McDaniel – mcdfamilyx7@gmail.com