We’ve still got lots of used books–that’s the centerpiece of our annual event. But, this year we’ve organized some great workshop opportunities for you too! Here’s the workshops we have this year:

Look for these curtained areas in the arena to get into the workshop. Start times vary–so you can’t do everything. You’ll have to pick and choose the most important info. And drop in mid-way thru a workshop if you can’t get there at the beginning.

Workshop Area 1: Class Dismissed Movie

Class Dismissed is a documentary about a family as they decide to with draw their kids from school…and follows them for 2 years while they figure out how to homeschool. Whether you are a new homeschooler, considering homeschooling or even if you’re a seasoned veteran–BE SURE TO SEE THIS MOVIE! It’s 90 minutes chock full of experts and homeschoolers that will encourage and inspire you. Stop by for part of it, at least!

Scheduled times: 
10 am-11:30 am
12 pm-1:30 pm
2 pm-3:30 pm

Workshop Area 2: Hands-on/Interactive/Demonstrations

Scheduled times: 

10:15 am-11 am: 5 Biology Labs with Household Items presented by Anne Morgan/Home Science Support

11:15 am-11:45: Taekwondo Demo by Morgan’s American Taekwondo Academy

12:00-12:45: Math Games: Making Math Fun! presented by Craig Andrysczyk/The SC Homeschooling Connection

1:00-1:45: Vermi Composting presented by Chanda Cooper/Environmental Educator’s Association of SC

2:00-2:45: Lapbooks and Unit Studies by Kellyanne Walker/Walking Home (Blog)

3:00-3:45: Solar Telescope by Timia Thompson/SC State Museum

Workshop Area 3: Panel Discussions

We’ve gathered a variety of experienced homeschoolers to give practical advice, encouragement and inspiration for these frequently asked topics.

Scheduled Times: 

10:15-11:15: Curriculum Talk 
Our parent panel discusses various styles of curriculum and homeschool philosophies, plus practical advice.

11:45-12:45: Record Keeping Talk
Our parent panel discusses record-keeping requirements in SC. Everything you need to know to get started homeschooling.

1:15-2:15: Gifted and Special Needs Talk 
Our parent panel discusses testing and resources for your Gifted or Special Needs homeschooler.

2:45-3:45: How to Homeschool High School Talk
Our parent panel discusses High School resources and requirements–everything you need to know about opening the doors of opportunity after homeschool.

Check out the list of vendors too:

Back to Expo Event Info: