Absolute Beginner's Guide to Home Schooling

Author: Brad Miser

Publisher: Que Pub

ISBN:

Category: Education

Page: 312

View: 300

Who knew how simple Homeschooling could be? Tens of millions of parents like you#xA0;have decided that the best way to prepare their children for life is by educating them at home instead of at a traditional private or public school. No matter the reason you are considering homeschooling for your children's education, Absolute Beginner's Guide to Homeschoolingoutlines all of the legal, social, educational and logistical considerations that are part of the decision. With helpful and easy-to-read advice about everything from building curricula and setting up a home school classroom, to incorporating extracurricular activities like sports and field trips, this book will provide valuable help and ways to expand your children's homeschooling experience. Absolute Beginner's Guide to Homeschoolingwill help you decide if homeschooling is the best choice for your children's education and then guide you to the curriculum tools and community resources you need to make the most of at-home classes and activities. Here's a small sample of what you'll find inside: Tthe benefits and drawbacks of homeschooling The legal and educational requirements for the state you live in Valuable lists of resources like homeschooling organizations, curriculum providers, and networking groups Different ways you can test your child's true educational level, personality type and learning style Sample#xA0;plans to set up#xA0;your homeschooling classroom including workstations, a library, audio-visual equipment, computer access and progress testing Examples of field trips, sports, music, work or volunteer activities, online courses and tutor or mentor programs

99 Jumpstarts to Research: Topic Guides for Finding Information on Current Issues, 2nd Edition

Author: Peggy Whitley

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN:

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 234

View: 768

This book provides research assistance for 99 current and provocative issues students can use to write a brief argumentative paper. • Each jumpstart topic contains a photograph, chart, or drawing • Bibliography collects all book and audio-video selections used in the jumpstarts, and can be used for library collections

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Computer Basics

Author: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 430

View: 893

New edition of best-seller shows users how to get the most out of their PCs And The Internet – updated to cover Vista.

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Home Networking

Author: Mark Edward Soper

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 703

Finally, there is a guide to home networking that was written for true beginners! The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Home Networking goes far beyond traditional printer or Internet sharing and is geared to help you understand home network types and concepts, install, configure and interconnect various types of wired and wireless networks. This easy-to-understand guide will help you achieve the desired goals of entertainment, information access and home security control with Windows, MacOS and Linux-based systems. Soon you will learn to share and enhance entertainment and even integrate business network hardware with a home network to exploit telecommuting, work-from-home and remote education opportunities.

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Home Automation

Author: Mark Edward Soper

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 777

Get the home of tomorrow, today! Absolute Beginner's Guide to Home Automation will help you turn your ordinary home into a high-tech haven. Want to schedule your lights to turn on while you're on vacation? Stuck late at work and want to start the roast you put in the crock pot this morning? You can make it all happen with the help of existing 110V electrical wiring in your home and this step-by-step tutorial. Through simple, do-it-yourself instructions, you will walk through the process of outfitting every room in your home with a network connection that you can control with a few clicks on your computer keyboard. Complete with illustrations and photographs, Absolute Beginner's Guide to Home Automation will have you riding the wave of the future in no time.

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Launching an eBay Business

Author: Michael R. Miller

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 357

View: 594

This is the eBook version of the printed book. If the print book includes a CD-ROM, this content is not included within the eBook version. A real-world business book for the explosion of eBay entrepreneurs! Absolute Beginner's Guide to Launching an eBay Business guides you step-by-step through the process of setting up an eBay business, and offers real-world advice on how to run that business on a day-to-day basis and maximize financial success. This book covers determining what kind of business to run, writing an action-oriented business plan, establishing an effective accounting system, setting up a home office, obtaining starting inventory, arranging initial funding, establishing an eBay presence, and arranging for automated post-auction management.

Absolute Beginner's Guide to A+ Certification

Author: Mark Edward Soper

Publisher: Que Publishing

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 859

View: 504

Prepare for the A+ exam with the help of the industry's bestselling PC hardware author of all time. Covering the 2003 update to the 220-221 and 220-222 exams, Soper's book is loaded with informative illustrations, photos and screen captures. The CD-ROM provides study resources, including a PrepLogic test engine, lab exercises, and study notes, plus a pocket study guide in printable PDF format.

The Complete Guide to Home Schooling

Author: John Perry

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN:

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 253

View: 546

Provides advice for deciding on homeschooling, discipline and motivation techniques, tailoring a curriculum to students of different ages, and integrating extracurricular activities with public schools.

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Computers and the Internet

Author: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que Pub

ISBN:

Category: Computers

Page: 460

View: 671

An approach that allows readers to quickly accomplish the most popular basic computer and Internet tasks. The book has 75 activities that readers can do quickly and easily in order to maximise productivity with their computer. Every key consumer topic from e mail to surfing the web and more is covered.

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Cooking

Author: Deb Roussou

Publisher: Que Pub

ISBN:

Category: Cooking

Page: 380

View: 937

Cooking is a simple combination of food, equipment, and techniques that need not be complicated, intimidating, or terribly time-consuming. This book is recipe-based, and is organised to maximise cooking and minimise reading with time-saving tips to make cooking easier. The cooking lessons are the recipes themselves, each with detailed steps to demonstrate the basics of the culinary arts. (Adapted from back cover).