Raising Butterflies: Upbringing of a Child
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Raising Butterflies: Upbringing of a Child

Ten Pillars for Resilient, Purposeful, 21st-Century Home-Education: Insights Written by Worldschoolers with over a Decade of Experience

About the Book

With over 300 pages, this book is already in the editing phase which means that it's 90% done! New chapters will be added weekly.

 The fifth Pillar: “Expectations and Responsibilities as Means for Independence", is coming shortly!


Whether you're just considering homeschooling for the first time or seeking to enhance your current approach, this book offers valuable insights tailored to families on the move, world-schoolers, road-schoolers, and homeschool veterans alike. It provides a roadmap filled with inspiration, guidance, and encouragement. It will equip you with the tools and knowledge needed to cultivate a nurturing learning environment that fosters growth, curiosity, and lifelong learning in your children.

This comprehensive book dives into the world of homeschooling, written from real-life experiences and insights. Written by a passionate parent who started his homeschool journey nearly two decades ago, this book offers a change in perspective and valuable strategies for navigating the joys as well as the challenges of educating children at home. It breaks down homeschooling into its fundamental pillars as viewed by the author, and turn education up-side down, in some aspect. Each of the ten pillars provides essential and practical advice to empower the reader in creating a purposeful and resilient homeschooling experience.

We discuss fostering resilience, nurturing curiosity, and all the way through transforming the parent mindset for what education is.

The book cover was drawn and designed by our kids. 

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Table of Contents

  • Raising Butterflies: Upbringing of a Person
    • Introduction
    • Who’s this book for?
    • How This Book is Organized
  • Section I: Foundations
    • “Raising Butterflies” Philosophy
    • Setting the Stage - Our Homeschooling Narrative and Northern Stars
    • First Pillar: Cultivating a Positive Mindset
    • Second Pillar: Nurturing Growth - the Impact of Home Atmosphere
  • Section II: Know Thyself - Key to Self-Discovery, Character and Growth
    • Third Pillar: Life-Experience Stories
    • Fourth Pillar: Recognizing Your Children’s Strengths - Their Unique Path
  • Section III: Independence and Perseverance
    • Fifth Pillar: Expectations and Responsibilities as Means for Independence
    • Sixth Pillar: Building a Homeschooling Time Framework
  • Section IV: Look Up and Outside
    • Seventh Pillar: Learning Beyond Borders - Traveling as a Platform for Education
    • Eighth Pillar: Harnessing the Help of a Community
  • Section V: Academics
    • Ninth Pillar: Reading, Writing and Languages
    • Tenth Pillar: From Math Anxiety to Math Enthusiasm
  • Closing Thoughts - a New Beginning

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