Monday, October 26, 2009

Thrifty Homeschooling

I frequently shop at the local thrift stores for my recycled apparel sewing projects, but I never realized how many homeschooling supplies could be found there too!

I got these awesome posters for only $2!
And these story writing posters came in the same bag with the items above:

Of course there are always books:
And, how about this sweet find for $1??
I don't feel like homeschooling should break the bank. People have been schooling their own children for thousands of years, and they have done it with few other resources besides their own experience. I am trying to follow that example and demonstrate to my son that opportunities for learning are all around us. But, sometimes posters, books, and child-friendly clocks are fun to have. Especially when they only cost a few dollars. :)