Frugal College Prep for Homeschoolers and Black Friday SALE!

                                     





Summary:  Do you have a college bound teen? Our homeschooled daughter got into each of the colleges on her list, with scholarship offers.  And she did not have to do a lot of AP's or SAT subject tests. It was not hard to do! Included are reviews of my book on college from a homeschooling perspective. The colleges are getting more homeschool friendly.  #homeschoolhighschool #getintocollege This post may included affiliate links to products that we love and have used or would use in our  own homeschool. Please see my disclosure policy.

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Are you homeschooling a high schooler who is interested in college?  (Don't miss the Kindle sale below)

Does going through the college entrance process with your teen give you pause?  

It did for me.  

I was so nervous!  But after going through the process, I saw that I worried way too much, because I did not have a guide to follow. 

I searched the internet to collect all the details for planning high school with college in mind.  They were not laid out in one article on the web.  And they still are not. 


                   


So I gathered together ALL of my best tips and put them into a book, and I recently added 7 NEW chapters to it.

We homeschool moms are too busy to have to pull all the homeschool related college information together ourselves.

Did you know that most colleges now require the Common Application and that it has special and complicated requirements for homeschoolers?  We now must write the counselor letter of recommendation.  

How, as a homeschool mom, do we do that? 

When you buy my frugal book you will get up to date information and tips, plus my step by step guide for doing the Common Application, with a focus on the parts we must do as homeschoolers.  

I have been blogging about high school and college for 6 years now, plus doing research regularly on the topic as well. 

All well and good, but how can we keep our nurturing homeschool style while doing all the college prep things?

We did keep our own homeschooling style with a focus on interest-led learning.  My teen did not do AP's or SAT subject tests.  She did, of course, complete each of her college requirements.  

She was blessed to be accepted by each of the colleges on her list, including a tier one U, with scholarship offers.

My book gives you a simple-to-follow guide including what you need to know.  And having this guide by your side, you can easily keep your own chosen nurturing homeschool style.  And help your teen get into college at the same time.

My "baby" is now a college grad, working full time in her field of study, Communications. Her interest in this was developed through her high school homeschool activities.   

How can you help your teen find their path?  If you get my book, you will have a chapter with over 100 high school electives and activities to browse through and get inspired by.

Want to do college prep in a frugal way?  My book is recommended by a certified college counselor, who wrote the introduction.



Homeschooling High School with College in Mind - 2nd edition


Paperback is on Amazon at $11.99

and 


KINDLE SALE - 50% OFF @ $3.55 starting 
Nov. 29th - Dec. 13th


My book lays out 10 easy steps for homeschool to college, and covers what you need to help your teen get into the college of their choice, with 7 additional chapters full of NEW important up to date information.

But what is in the book?

The 17 Chapters include:

>Chapter 1 - How to Start Homeschooling if you are a Newbie

>Chapter 2 - 101 Reasons to Homeschool High School

>Chapter 3 - Researching and Getting Started

  Chapter 4 - Planning High School and Making a 4 Year Plan

>Chapter 5 - Choosing Your High School Curriculum

>Chapter 6 - Three Ways to High School Credit

>Chapter 7 - Making Your Teen's Transcripts

>Chapter 8 - 100 High School Electives

>Chapter 9 - Making Homemade Courses

>Chapter 10 - Writing a Winning College Essay

>Chapter 11 - Course Descriptions and Reference Letters

>Chapter 12 - The Common Application - Your GUIDE

>Chapter 13 - Preparing Your Teen for College Writing

>Chapter 14 - Dealing with College Testing SAT/ACT

>Chapter 15 - Top Sources for College Scholarships

>Chapter 16 - Dealing with “Those Questions” from Others

>Chapter 17 - Don’t Forget the FUN!

There are 12 downloadable high school homeschool planning printables plus a transcript form for you to just fill in. The kind of transcript form that the colleges are used to seeing.


Create your own unique and nurturing high school program for your teen and showcase their accomplishments to the college.

What are people saying about it? 


"Betsy has a wealth of understanding and knowledge to share with the parents of college bound homeschoolers.  She provides support, encouragement and step-by-step advice on all aspects of the homeschool high school and college application process. This book is a must-read for parents considering homeschooling high school and for parents in the thick of the application process."
......... Lessa Scherrer, Certified College Counselor from College Inside Track

"Having a guide like this by your side is very helpful, as it has so much information that has been compiled with great detail...and simplicity in this book.  It breaks down the steps needed for homeschoolers who seek to succeed in high school and get into college successfully.
........ Hannah, homeschool mom and conference speaker  

"With a homeschooling mom of two boys in college and one in high school, the new second edition of this book is a valuable resource has been helping me (and them) stay on track!  If you are currently homeschooling a middle schooler, I urge you to get a copy of Homeschooling High School with College in Mind, 2nd edition."
........ Anne from Learning Table, homeschool mom, blogger, speaker - click here to read the rest of her review.


Why search the internet for each of your college questions, when you can instead, have a resource by your side, to encourage you on your way.

When you buy my book you will have access to my special resources page, plus 2 FREE Facebook IM exchanges with me, the author.


BLACK FRIDAY SALE - 50% OFF @ $3.55
starting 
Nov. 29th - Dec. 13th



Thanks for stopping by BJ's Homeschool,


Betsy


Betsy is mom to her now college grad, whom she homeschooled through high school.  She blogs at BJ's Homeschool, about the early yearshighschool
collegegifted/2e and wrote -Homeschooling High School with College in Mind, 2nd Edition,   She offers homeschool help through messages at BJ's Consulting and has had some of her articles picked up by the Huffington Post.


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