Unschooling Guides help you with challenging areas!
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"Am I Doing Enough?" and Typical Day will be available soon!
Help is On the Way!
Sometimes we're tripped up by a particular topic when we're unschooling or if we're considering unschooling as an option. Now you can access ahe answers to all the questions you have on various topics/issues... and sometimes even some of the questions you hadn't even considered (yet!)
These Unschooling Guides will save you hours and hours of internet searches - but more importantly, the reassurance and relief you're looking for!
What About Socialization?
The single most asked question of homeschoolers and unschoolers is "What about Socialization?" This full color 25-page guide will address a variety of topics that weave in and out of this question:
- Examining this concept of socialization
- How to help your child develop social skills
- What about community?
- Social benefits of Unschooling
- "Susie, You're Not Here to Socialize!" (yes, I mean me!)
- Making Friends
- And so much more!
"Am I Doing Enough?"
Unschooling parents sometimes wonder if they're doing enough with their children. This can mean a variety of different things, depending on the family. From educational activities to opportunities to explore and discover, parents waste a lot of time second-guessing themselves. This guide will help you figure out if you're doing fine - or if you may need change things up a bit.
COMING HERE SOON!
Originally shared at Patreon in May 2019
The NOT Back To School Guide - by Sue Patterson
Creating confidence in unschooling and learning all the time!
It's (NOT) Back to School time, and for many of us, it's when the worries come up! I want to walk you through what may be a really uncomfortable season for you and/or the kids. You may be new at this and feeling under-confident in general. Or this may be something that pops up for you year after year. So let’s conquer this one together in this 25-page full-color guide.
We have a lot of opportunities for self-reflection this time. When fears and worries come up, we need to pull back the curtains and get a good look at what’s back there! I’m right here with you as we figure it all out!
Learning to Read - Unschooling Guides by Sue Patterson
How Unschoolers Learn to Read - Without Lesson Plans, Curriculum, or Timelines
Even if your child is already reading, this 25-page full-color guide contains prompts and suggestions to try and Q&As from real unschooling parents who have been there. This guide will also help you in your own deschooling process.
It’s amazing how many conditioned ideas lurk in the back of our minds.
Reading this through and following the suggested links may dislodge some of those ideas that are no longer serving you.
Learning Math - Unschooling Guides by Sue Patterson
How Unschoolers Learn About Math - Without Lesson Plans, Curriculum, or Timelines
How many times have I heard someone say, "I like unschooling - but we’re going to use a math curriculum...because, you know, it’s MATH!" This 30-page guide will ease your mind on the topic of unschooling math. Math is all around us, every single day. It’s just waiting for us to notice! I’d like to help you see that math is simply a beautiful language full of tools, and solutions to problems that are woven throughout our lives. Listen to unschooling voices who’ve written to help you understand that math is nothing to fear.
Technology - Unschooling Guides by Sue Patterson
Fear About Our Kids' Access to Technology: How Much is "Too Much"?
Technology is one of those hot-button issues. It can spark all kinds of fear in parents! This 20-page guide will answer your questions, like:
Are they on their devices too much?
How much IS too much?
I want to be a good parent, but… what do I do?
One of the biggest things that can distract us from the joys of unschooling seems to be our kids’ use of technology. This guide is here to help you figure out what could work in your home.