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Tavia Fuller Armstrong
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Tavia Fuller Armstrong writes as the Unplanned Homeschooler.
Tavia Fuller Armstrong writes as the Unplanned Homeschooler.

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A raw, honest glimpse into the journey through years of infertility - 'Hail Mary for Peanut' review
Infertility is a condition like no other I know. There is the pain, the longing, the anguish of yearning for a child and feeling like a failure, all the while dealing with the intrusive nature of treatment options and the well-meaning but often hurtful opin...
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Learning Tangent Homeschool Magazine named one of education's top 15 publications worldwide!
Four years ago, I submitted a pitch to write for a relatively new magazine in the homeschool market. It was an inclusive magazine, open to homeschoolers of all types, and completely free of advertising  connected to the Common Core. I'd read some of the bac...
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Don't overload yourself this year
In the weeks leading up to a new school year, many homeschooling parents become anxious about how much their kids will accomplish. Will their little ones learn enough to stay on track with their peers? Will their teens earn enough credits to graduate as pla...
Don't overload yourself this year
Don't overload yourself this year
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Important things kids should learn from the James Gunn situation
If your kids are anything like mine, they are huge fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Guardians of the Galaxy films are some of our all-time favorites, and I knew that the kids would be shocked to hear that writer and director, James Gunn, had been ...
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What to take with you to the PSAT
Is your child taking the PSAT this year? You'd better double check the list of required items, so they will be prepared. Here's what to take with you on testing day. The proper photo ID Last year, as my twins were getting ready to take their practice run at...
What to take with you to the PSAT
What to take with you to the PSAT
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How to sign up for the PSAT
If you are a homeschooler, signing up for the PSAT is more complicated than if you were enrolled in public school. According to the College Board website , homeschooled students need to reach out to a local school to register to take the PSAT in the fall, a...
How to sign up for the PSAT
How to sign up for the PSAT
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My Disorganized Path to Homeschooling Success - on sale now!
Just in time for back to school, my first book, The Unplanned Homeschooler: My Disorganized Path to Homeschooling Success , is available for 75 percent off the list price if you make your purchase at the link below using the coupon code, SUCCESS. This book ...
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Replacing your homeschool materials after a disaster
Disasters can happen to anyone, and when they do, the best you can hope for is that you are somewhat prepared to handle the damage. One of toughest things we, as homeschoolers, go through when facing a disaster is the complete or partial loss of our childre...
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On the renaming of the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award
This week brought the greatest controversy I have witnessed in the homeschool community since I started homeschooling nearly a decade ago. I am talking about the renaming of the Laura Ingalls Wilder award by the Association for Library Service to Children. ...
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How is THAT element used?
We all know oxygen is essential for respiration for most of the animal kingdom, and carbon is the essential building block of all living things. We know mercury is commonly used in thermometers, and calcium is responsible for strong bones. But did you know ...
How is THAT element used?
How is THAT element used?
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