Brevard Symphony Youth Orchestra
The BSYO is the only non-profit organization in Brevard County in a unique position to offer the youth of Brevard an opportunity to reach their musical potential.
4-H is Brevard County Extension's educational program for youth, and is open to everyone between the ages of 5 to 18.
The U.S. Naval Sea Cadets Corps is for youth aged 13 to 17. The Navy League Cadet Corps prepares youth aged 11 to 14 for entry into the Sea Cadets.
Space Coast Chess Club
Space Coast Scholastic Chess is a USCF registered affiliate (H6017288). During the school year we hold monthly tournaments that typically attract over 100 players from Brevard and Orange County in grades K-12. Our tournaments include players from beginner level up to the top 10% in the nation. Our mission is to provide the best quality chess tournaments available anywhere in Central Florida.
Young Marines seeks to build well-rounded leaders who will become good American citizens. Open to eight to eighteen year old boys and girls.
Free Online Newletters
Lacelle Family Ministries
This website contains a Homeschool Newsletter and free worksheets.
Steve and Teri Maxwell, parents of eight children, have been home schooling since 1985. Steve writes for Home School Digest, Teri for An Encouraging Word, and they are also home school convention workshop speakers.
The Old Schoolhouse
This company offeres both FREE and for cost subscriptions. This is a great magazine for homeschooling families. There are digital and hard copy subscriptions available. Go through the website to sign up for the weekly FREE e-newsletters.
Allendale Academy is a nationwide private school which believes that the education of children is the God-given right and responsibility of their parents.
Florida Parent Educators Association
The Florida Parent-Educators Association (FPEA) exists solely to serve homeschooling families in Florida. The FPEA executes that mission through support for the legal right to homeschool, local school board education and interaction, support group networking, a state convention, local conferences and events, informative communications, and most importantly, by giving individual encouragement.
Your source for information and support for Christian homeschoolers. There are many ideas and suggestions on this site. Also, there is a section with about 4 sample high school transcripts.
Home School Legal Defense Association
The Home School Legal Defense Association is a non-profit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the education of their children and to protect family freedoms. Through annual memberships, HSLDA is tens of thousands of families united in service together, providing a strong voice when and where needed.
Microsoft FREE Word Viewer
Word 97-2000 Viewer
This freeware program allows users who do not own Microsoft Word to view and print documents that were created in Word. The latest version of Word Viewer can open documents created with all previous versions of Word for Windows and version 4.x and later of Microsoft Word for Macintosh.
The Homeschool Mom
TheHomeSchoolMom helps you get started, guides you through the free homeschooling resources available online, and helps you make the most of your budget and planning time.
This is a proven and widely accepted program designed to provide an excellent Christian education for those who teach their child at home.
Apologia Educational Ministries, Inc
Apologia provides fun and challenging K-12 creation-based science curriculum specifically designed for the home school. Written by a former university professor and homeschool parent, our courses provide college-preparatory science in a way that is both clear and challenging.
Products to partner with you in homeschooling your children.
Since 1992, Educator's Exhange has provided home educators with quality used curricula and educational materials.
Homeschool in the Woods
It is our heartfelt prayer that children develop a love of learning that will not end when they are finished with "school." We at Home School in the Woods have a passion for supporting the education of our children, specifically in understanding God's providence through history.
Welcome to KONOS...from our home to your home. That?s what KONOS is about... one home schooler talking to another home schooler... sharing curriculum designed by two homeschooling moms for their own children. It?s about sharing 24 years of homeschooling experience. It?s about passing on a vision to build families that honor God.
Learning Adventures is a home based publishing company, dedicated to serving the needs of Christian homeschool families.
Bob and Tina Farewell married in 1979 and began home educating with the birth of the first of their five children in 1983. Though they planned to do ?school at home,? God intervened by rapidly growing their business, Lifetime Books and Gifts, allowing their family to enjoy a lifestyle of learning and to travel, explore, read, think, and discover.
My Father's World
A multi-age curriculum, low prep unit study with an international focus on missions that uses hands-on activities and daily lesson plans.
The Rainbow Resource Center
Learning tools for homes & schools
Timberdoodle Co has been serving the home school community with home education resources for over 20 years, specializing in hands-on learning tools and home school curriculum that seeks to honor Christ.
High School Resources
Help for homeschooling your high schooler. Information on curriculum, planning, transcripts, college, scholarships and more.
Homeschool Central - High School and Beyond
This page has links that will help you homeschool your high school student.
Homeschool Christian Teen Message Board
This message board is for Christian homeschooled teens, ages 13-18. Please read rules carefully before posting. This board is carefully monitored and strict rules are enforced. This board is our only board for teens to post (except our prayer board).
An online community for and by homeschooled kids and teens.
Encouragement for those considering it, starting out or burning out.
NHEN - High School and Beyond
NHEN offers accurate and complete homeschooling information that cuts across all political agendas, religious affiliations, and homeschooling styles, networking opportunities through email, op-ed webpages, event listings, support contacts, newsletters, and news reports, and public relations work in which NHEN helps diverse members of the homeschooling community speak out for themselves to accurately and effectively educate and inform the non-homeschooling public about homeschooling.
North Atlantic Regional Schools
The North Atlantic Regional High School is located in Lewiston, Maine. NARHS is a state-authorized private school, recognized by the Department of Education, and fully accredited by the National Private Schools Association. We assist in designing and delivering a custom-designed program for each student, whether he or she is attending public school, private school, college classes, or homeschool. For homeschool families, parents decide and direct the content of each course, while fulfilling the requirements for each specific high school credit.
The College Boards
Sign up and download a full SAT practice test.
Abiator Times Tables Emporium
Have fun practicing multiplication tables.
What Your ( ) Grader Should Know. View lesson plans for each grade level.
Easy Fun School
EasyFunSchool.com has over 1,500 pages of articles, resource links, a newsletter, and many other features to make homeschooling more enjoyable for both child and parent!
ScienceMaster is chock full of information, news, links, pictures, products and services, with the best content from NASA, the USGS, the EPA, NOAA & leading colleges & universities.
This is a blog site with many ideas, and links to ideas, for activities for many subjects. Be sure to check out the Field Guide to Homeschoolers for a funny perspective, and many ideas, of homeschoolers. Be sure to click on the links. Note that all of the links are not Christian based.
Running Games I
This is a great site to get games that will get your kids to run.
Running Games II
This is a short list of running games.
Bicycle Riding Games
Here are a game ideas for bicycle riding around your neighborhood.
Here is a listing of outdoor games (and rules).
running shoes guru
Provides running tips.
Worksheets and other stuff
History/Social Studies Forms
Make an Award Certificate
Making an award certificate is easy with TeAch-nology.com's Award Certificate Maker. Just follow the instructions at each step. After you have completed the certificate, click on "Generate Certificate" and your certificate will be displayed.
Printables and Forms
This website contains homeschool forms, school calendars, household planners, printables in various subjects, and planning tips for those who are educating children.
Worksheets and Instructions
Includes hundreds of free pages to help you bring up your child in the ways of the Lord.
Local Support Groups
Brevard Christian Home Educators Inc.
Opportunities for achievement testing, field trips, and student activities. Support groups meet monthly in both Port St. John and Cocoa.
An active on-line and in-person support group for all homeschooling parents in Brevard County, Florida, to provide discussion and support, share information of interest to homeschoolers, and to buy and sell homeschooling material locally.
Calvary Chapel of Merritt Island Support Group
The purpose of our fellowship is to provide spiritual and practical support to our members as they seek the Lord in the education and upbringing of their children. Our primary goal is to encourage families to look to the living Word of God and the Holy Spirit for knowledge and wisdom in the moral, academic, practical, and spiritual training of their children. We believe this is best accomplished through a committed partnership between both parents and thus seek to provide fellowship and support to all family members.
The Homeschool Link is a relaxed, member-led support group.
Use this site to find your U.S. representative. If you would like the list of U.S. Represenatives for any state, click on the Representatives link on the left side.
Find Your Senator
Use this site to find your U.S. Senator. Click on the top link Senators to find them by state.
Florida Homeschool Education Foundation
Please see this site to be kept up to date on the status of homeschooling in Florida.
Suggestions to Save Money While Choosing the Curriculum
The website coordinator gathered suggestions from homeschooling parents.
Help to Organize Your Homeschool and Home
The Homeschool Mom Newsletters
The HomeSchoolMom brings you three newsletters that will help you keep your home and school organized and refreshed.
This website was created by an "retired" homeschool mom of 4, who would like to help others. Be sure to check out the Articles and Interviews section.