When you homeschool your children, you can shape their education according to your own standards, values, and ideas. In this book, homeschooler Sherri Linsenbach provides you with all the information, inspiration, and encouragement you need to easily and successfully homeschool your children from grades K-12. This complete guide contains information on: the Common Core standards and how they impact families; creating plans for typical homeschool days, including schedules and activities; utilizing curriculum resources, strategies, and methods; managing specific learning styles and special needs. This guide is packed full of ideas to make homeschooling your child easy, affordable, and, most of all, fun. With ideas for tackling social issues and motivating your child, this is the only reference you'll need to keep home education exciting and ensure your child's success!--Adapted from back cover. "A parents' guide to homeschooling"-- Provided by publisher.