Frugal Homeschooling Tips

As a homeschooling parent I can easily be tempted by all of the great curriculum, videos, books, manipulative, and other tools out there.

After all we love our kids and want to be sure that we are giving them the best we can in everything and that includes education.

And there are just so many amazing products available that claim to be “THE” homeschoolers answer to every educational dilemma.

Here are a couple of the ways that I am able to give my child a perfect education without forgetting that we are a family that strives to be financially responsible with the finances the Lord has given us.

THE FIRST AND MOST IMPORTANT STEP IS TO PRAY

Its very important to remember that what looks perfect for one child is not the perfect fit for another. This is the beauty of homeschooling.

library can be a homeschoolers best resource

The library carries more than books. My library has educational videos, computer software, and books on CD. It is amazing to me how many things you can find at the library, or through interlibrary loan.

ONE LAST STEP IS TO SEARCH THE INTERNET

If after you’ve checked out the steps above you find that there are still things you’ll need to purchase, do some research and find the best price you can at the stores online.