High School Prep Genius
College Prep Genius
For parents and students who have
questions about how to prepare for college, High School Prep Genius provides
information, explanations, and guidance packed into eighteen chapters in
Published by College Prep Genius,
this 440-page book introduces how
to use the book with instructions for
creating a college and career notebook
following student timelines from 9th
dations for Personal Success, which
includes guidance for personal development, being physically healthy,
The section titled Foundation for
Academic Success has chapters about
academic;development,;effective;study-ing, taking tests, being organized, and
Chapters within the Foundation for
Future Success section cover future development, choosing a school, preparing for standardized tests, completing
and college essentials.
Supplemental information includes
building a homeschool transcript, tips
about talent searches, recommended
high school reading, how to relax and re-duce;test;anxiety,;and;definitions;of;com-mon terms used in college admissions.
A valuable resource for homeschoolers who want the inside scoop on how
to navigate from high school to college
and;beyond,;High School Prep Genius is
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than presenting boring pencil and paper drills, each of the four operations
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is entertained but remains focused on
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assesses what is already known and
what still needs to be practiced. This ef-ficient;design;allows;the;program;to;be
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time on the computer is spent practic-ing;facts;not;yet;mastered.
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Active Play! Fun Physical
Activities for Young Children
Dr. Crafts Active Play!
Diane H. Craft, Ph.D. and
Craig L. Smith
Homeschooling with toddlers and preschoolers in the house can be challeng-ing,;to;say;the;least!;Coming;up;with
engaged, and out of trouble can test
the patience right out of the best of us.
challenge and has designed Active Play!
Fun Physical Activities for Young Children;with;your;youngsters;in;mind.
This;spiral-bound;book;and;award-winning DVD set contains fifty-two
are created for toddlers and preschool-ers;to;play;together.;The;activities;are
easy to lead, fun to do, inexpensive,
use easy-to-get equipment, are designed for children to develop funda-mental;movement;skills;and;physical
fitness, and are inclusive of children
with special needs.
According to the National Asso-ciation;of;Sport;and;Physical;Educa-tion, preschool children need, at a
minimum, 60 minutes of structured
have a preschooler in the house, this
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