New at the Convention! Math Tournament
Action Math presents the first-ever "World Series Mathematics Tournament" at the convention. Sign up TODAY for Action Math's signature online simulation to learn math by managing your own baseball team--and get a chance to participate in the tournament! The earlier you register, the more time you have to practice!

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Action Math
Registration Kick-Off Facebook Party 
Visit our Facebook page TOMORROW (Thursday, January 12) from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. and join the party! Meet convention speakers and exhibitors, get the latest news--and find FABULOUS giveaways (more than 15!) from HSLDA, Memoria Press, Action Math Baseball, Drive Thru History, and many others.

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NEW! Live Q&A with Yvonne Bunn 
Tune in to our Facebook page TODAY at 4 p.m. and get your questions answered!

Each Wednesday, Yvonne Bunn will answer a homeschooling-related question, LIVE on Facebook! You can still read the Q&A in the Update--but on Q&A Live with Yvonne Bunn, you can ask follow-up questions and get feedback in real time.

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Yvonne Q_A
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Winterplace Ski Resort 
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MOM'S CORNER
Mom_s Corner
  
1.1 Article: "Homeschooling on the Wish it Would Snow Days"
1.2 Teaching Science
1.3 Declutter in 15 Minutes a Day

 
HOMESCHOOL CLASSROOM
Preschool & Kindergarten
Elementary & Middle School 
50 Books
Math facts
Running

2.1 50 Alphabet Books Reviewed
2.2 Feed the Birds

2.3 Methods to Memorize Math Facts
2.4 Virtual Legos

2.5 The Chemistry of Running
2.6 Mastering Beginning Knitting Skills

AROUND THE STATE
Around the State
  
3.1 March for Life 2017 - Washington, DC - January 27
3.2 Colonial Williamsburg Homeschool Days - Williamsburg - Advance Registration Deadline Is February 17

VERSE OF THE WEEK
"And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the fowl of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creepeth upon the earth."
Genesis 1:26 (KJV)

HOMESCHOOL Q&A
Learning to Lose - Lynna Sutherland
Playing board games is fun. And winning is exciting!  But what about when your kids lose? How do they handle it? 
 
Struggling Learners
Q. Can I use testing accommodations for my child who is a struggling reader? 


Meet the Speaker: Kim Hyland 
Daughter. Follower. Wife. Mom. Friend.
A homeschooling mom of 18 years, Kim shares her message of winsome living-- her joys, sorrows, and lessons learned--through her blog, speaking events, and annual Winsome retreat. This is her first time at the convention! Be sure to hear her in June! 

Aquarium
LeaderLife
Virginia Aquarium Homeschool Day Friday, January 27 
Discover the amazing underwater world from the shore to the depths of the Atlantic Ocean at the Virginia Aquarium on this special day for homeschoolers!   
 
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Leaderlife Registration Now Open 
The LeaderLife!conference is a place to find support, encouragement, and practical help for leading others in their homeschool journey. Registration is open now!

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