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HOMEschooling in Maine 2020 edition

HOMESchooling in Maine 2019 Edition Now Available for 1/2 Price.

Each issue offers a wide range of articles to encourage and support homeschool families. The magazine also provides information concerning any local and national news items of high priority and interest to homeschoolers. In addition, HOMEschooling in Maine is a great resource to keep as a concrete reminder of those upcoming HOME activities scheduled throughout the year that you won't want to miss!

$10.00

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NEW! Government and Public Service Bundle

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies, which include: American CivicsJunior Legislator KitThe Kennedys Eleanor Roosevelt, and The Character of Giving.

$25.00

  • 1.25 lb
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NEW! HOME Essentials Bundle ~ new format

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies, which include subjects required by Maine's homeschool statute: Maine Studies EssentialsFine ArtsComputer ProficiencyHealth and Physical Education, and Library Skills.

$30.00

  • 1 lb
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NEW! Health ~ new format

In this study, your student will begin to explore various aspects of living a healthy lifestyle, including physical activity and education.  Unlike most of our studies, this one is not broken down into the required subject areas, but rather into the major areas of healthy living.  

$10.00

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NEW! Fine Arts ~ new format

In this study, your student will explore the arts in a variety of ways from art appreciation to dance, culinary arts, digital art, and more! 

$10.00

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NEW! Maine Studies Essentials ~ new format

In this unit, you will find resources to assist you in covering the Maine Studies requirement.  Homeschoolers are required to cover Maine Studies at some point between 6th and 12th grade.  HOME has produced a bundle of unit studies titled Maine Studies Unit Study Bundle (listed below under Unit Study Bundles). Use Maine Studies Essentials in conjunction with the complete bundle, or as a resource to assist you in developing a Maine Studies course. 

$10.00

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Computer Proficiency ~ new format

It is rare to find a student today who is not computer proficient.  The real challenge for homeschooling parents is how to document this proficiency.  This study is designed to assist you in documenting your student’s learning in a way that will show their proficiency in computer related skills.

$10.00

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Library Skills ~ new format

Teaching library skills is required by Maine state law for homeschoolers.  This guide will give you some simple assignments and a basic introduction to the library and its resources.  It is designed to be flexible.  You can use it, completing the whole packet in one year.  Or you can work your way through it over the course of several years, depending on the student’s age, ability and interest level.

$10.00

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NEW! Early Learner Bundle

Our favorite unit studies for your early learner.

This bundle includes five of our favorite unit studies for your early learner. Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies, which include subjects required by Maine's homeschool statute: Backyard and Beyond, HOME Grown Gardens, Learning with Legos, Library Skills,  Integrating Nature Study and Journaling.

$25.00

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Rascal

NEW! Learning with Movies and Literature Series:

In this study, your student will use the movie Rascal as the springboard for integrated curriculum learning. They will explore the movie, the book, the author and the topic of raccoons.

$8.00

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Maine Bicentennial: Celebrating 200 Years of Maine

This unit study is designed as a celebration of Maine’s bicentennial. How has Maine changed from it’s birth as a state in the union to its 200th birthday and beyond? Your student will explore its history and be encouraged to complete a project on the history of Maine.  You will study Maine in its earliest days and compare it to the Maine of today.

$8.00

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Sign of the Beaver

NEW! Learning with Movies and Literature Series:

This study looks at Maine’s history during the early years of European settlement through the book Sign of the Beaver, by Elizabeth George Spear and its accompanying movie, sometimes titled Keeping the Promise.  

 

$8.00

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Pre-assembled Portfolio

Included is a 3-inch binder, subject dividers, plastic sheet protectors, all required pages, and simple instructions. As well as additional pages to make it easier to show progress for your younger students.

$22.50

  • 2.75 lb
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NEW! Early Learner Pre-assembled Portfolio

Included is a 3-inch binder, subject dividers, plastic sheet protectors, all required pages, and simple instructions. As well as additional pages to make it easier to show progress for your younger students.

$30.00

  • 2.75 lb
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NEW! Special Needs Pre-assembled Portfolio

Included is a 3-inch binder, subject dividers, plastic sheet protectors, all required pages, and simple instructions. As well as additional pages to make it easier to show progress for your younger students.

$30.00

  • 2.9 lb
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Complete set of HOME Unit Studies and bundles

Each Volume includes 2 bundles as well as a few miscellaneous titles. All three CD's together includes all 41 of HOME's currently available unit studies.

$30.00

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HOME Unit Study Bundles

A complimentary ebook copy of each print study is now included with your order of unit studies in print format! This makes it possible to  print out extra copies of pages to use with multiple children.

NEW! Home Essentials Unit Study Bundle

To order individual titles in this bundle, please click on the arrow to choose which titles you would like to purchase. By purchasing the entire bundle you receive 5 unit studies for less than the price of 4.

 

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies:  Maine Studies Essentials, Computer Proficiency, Health & Physical Education, Fine Arts and Library Skills

 

**For a description of the individual titles, check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

 

$25.00

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Maine Studies Unit Study Bundle

To order individual titles in this bundle, please click on the arrow to choose which titles you would like to purchase. By purchasing the entire bundle you receive 5 unit studies for less than the price of 4.

 

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies:  Maine Studies Essentials, Maine Bicentennial: Celebrating 200 Years of Maine , Joshua Chamberlain and the Civil War, The Province of Maine in the Revolutionary War and Maine Towns Named for Presidents.

**For a description of the individual titles, check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

 

$25.00

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Maine Agriculture Unit Study Bundle

To order individual titles in this bundle, please click on the arrow to choose which titles you would like to purchase. By purchasing the entire bundle you receive 5 unit studies for less than the price of 4.

 

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies: Apples, Farming, The Maine Potato, Harvest the Sea and Pancakes: A Unit Study on Blueberries and Maple Syrup. 

 

**For a description of the individual titles check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

 

$25.00

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Maine Coast Unit Study Bundle

To order individual titles in this bundle, please click on the arrow to choose which titles you would like to purchase. By purchasing the entire bundle you receive 5 unit studies for less than the price of 4.

 

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies: Forts of Maine, Lighthouses of Maine, Maine Sea Birds: Past and Present, Maine's Rocky Coast and Sea Glass

 

**For a description of the individual titles check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

 

$25.00

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Natural History Unit Study Bundle

To order individual titles in this bundle, please click on the arrow to choose which titles you would like to purchase. By purchasing the entire bundle you receive 5 unit studies for less than the price of 4.

 

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies:  Nature Study and Journaling, Backyard & Beyond, Natural History at a Museum Near You, HOME Grown Gardensand Sled Dogs.

 

**For a description of the individual titles check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

$25.00

  • 1 lb
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Social Studies Unit Study Bundle

To order individual titles in this bundle, please click on the arrow to choose which titles you would like to purchase. By purchasing the entire bundle you receive 5 unit studies for less than the price of 4.

 

Purchase this bundle and you'll receive five unit studies:  Alexander Graham Bell and the History of the Telephone, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and the Midnight Ride of Paul Revere, Lowell Mills & Industrialization, Family Tree, and Slavery and the Underground Railroad.

 

**For a description of the individual titles check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

 

$25.00

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Addtional HOME Unit Studies

Titles With a Focus on Travel

These unit studies are all sold separately, not in bundles. Choose the titles you want to purchase by clicking on the down arrow below. Studies that fall in this category include Tour the World in Maine, Trains, Watercrafts: A History from Canoes to the Iron Ships in Maine and Maine Towns Named for Presidents.

 

**For a description of the individual titles check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

$8.00

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Titles With a Focus on History

These unit studies are all sold separately, not in bundles. Choose the titles you want to purchase by clicking on the down arrow below. Studies that fall in this category include

Lillian Nordica, Eleanor Roosevelt, and The Kennedys.

 

**For a description of the individual titles check out the "HOME Unit Studies" page.

$8.00

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American Civics

In this study, your student will begin to explore their duties as American citizens.   A variety of aspects of  citizenship will be explored.  Do not feel limited to these resources, but add others you discover along the way.  Make it personal to your family.  For more information and resources on teaching civics in elementary school visit:  www.hslda.org/content/earlyyears/Civics.asp.

 

 

$8.00

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The Character of Giving

In this study, you will learn more about people throughout history whose giving has changed the world for the better.  You will also create your own plan for giving that will have an impact on the community in which you live.

$8.00

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Learning With Legos

This guide will show you how each required subject area (and some that aren’t) can be covered using LEGO blocks and mini-figures.  It will help you document, what might seem like play, as learning for your child’s portfolio.  This is intended as a spring board to inspire you and your child.  It should not be strictly adhered to or seen as complete and comprehensive. Most of all, it should not look or feel like school.  

$8.00

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Chocolate and St. Valentine

As an introduction to this specific study, please consider that in our modern society, St. Valentine’s Day and chocolate seem to go hand in hand.  That has not always been the case.  This unit study looks at the legend of St. Valentine the man, and brings into question what our modern celebration has to do with his life, if anything, and why chocolate and St. Valentine are so closely linked.  

$8.00

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Junior Legislators Kit

In this study, Students will learn how a bill becomes a law in Maine, explore who our governing officials are, become familiar with the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights, and look at ways to show patriotism. 

 

 

$8.00

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