January 08, 2013

Encouraging your Child

A Hodgepodge of Selected Reading • Kathy Kuhl. Homeschooling Your Struggling Learner. Learn Differently, 2009.* Available from learndifferently.com and Amazon. • Paul Tripp. Age of Opportunity: A Biblical Guide to Parenting Teens. Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian & Reformed, 2001. Don’t wait until your child is a teen to read it. • Edward T. Welch. Running Scared: […]

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January 08, 2013

When Writing Doesn’t Come Easily

Explaining Causes of Writing Problems • Drs. Brock and Fernette Eide. The Mislabeled Child. New York: Hyperion, 2006. • Larry Silver, M.D. The Misunderstood Child.* New York: Three Rivers, 2006. • http://www.ldonline.org/indepth/writing • William Van Cleave’s website, http://vcedconsulting.com/teacher-reading.php Handwriting Curricula Mary D. Benbow, MS, OTR/L. Loops and Other Groups: A Kinesthetic Writing System. San Antonio: […]

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January 08, 2013

Helping Teens Overcome Learning Challenges

Where to Begin • See www.hslda.org/highschool/ for information on planning, transcripts, resources, vocations, and more. See HSLDA’s special needs department for a fine newsletter. • Two Yahoo! Groups: homeschool2college and conservativehs2c. Homeschooling parents can discuss preparing their students for the transition to college. Planning and Transcripts • Campbell, Janice, Transcripts Made Easy. For the bright […]

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January 08, 2013

When Math Doesn’t Come Easily

When Math Doesn’t Come Easily By Kathy Kuhl Specific learning difficulties in math can appear as trouble with remembering math facts, understanding math concepts, understanding the language of mathematics, or planning. Some things that look like disabilities in learning math are emotional blocks from years of failure (pseudo-dyscalculia) or inadequate instruction. Other learning disabilities can […]

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January 08, 2013

Homeschooling a Child with Learning Challenges

General Resources • *Kathy!Kuhl,!Homeschooling,Your,Struggling,Learner.!My!website!or!Amazon.! • Learn Differently e-Newsletter: book reviews and tips. www.LearnDifferently.com • *Carol Barnier: How to Get Your Child Off the Refrigerator and onto Learning. 2000. Sign up for Carol Barnier’s newsletter: http://sizzlebop.com/ • *Melinda Boring. Heads Up Helping: Teaching Tips and Techniques for Working with ADD, ADHD, and Other Children with Challenges. […]

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December 05, 2012

Staying Sane as You Homeschool

Homeschooling builds families, develops character, and nurtures children, but it’s not always easy. How do you keep going? Kathy Kuhl shares vital principles to help you thrive. A veteran homeschooler with a child with learning challenges, she knows the rewards and the frustrations, as well as the temptations and attitudes to avoid. Whether you are […]

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November 25, 2011

Consulting

Helping parents help children learn Homeschooling, considering it, or just working with your child after school? Kathy Kuhl can encourage and support you. She helps you help children overcome learning challenges. Want advice on setting up a homeschool, planning, choosing and customizing curriculum, finding support, withdrawal from school, or a transition–to high school level, work, […]

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November 01, 2011

About Kathy Kuhl

Let Kathy equip you to teach your child Kathy Kuhl coaches anyone who wants to help a child or teen with learning challenges. She blogs to connect parents with resources. She gives private consultations, speaks, and writes. Click “contact” above to request details. After interviewing 64 families homeschooling children with learning disabilities, she wrote Homeschooling Your Struggling […]

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