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HLA Hits the Road for Convention Season

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It is about that time of year again when HomeLife Academy (HLA) hits the road. Where are we going you ask? Well, we are going a lot of places. Why are we going to those places? Well, it’s homeschool convention and fair season. Who are we going to see? Well, we are coming to see

Skunk Works® Virtual Field Trip

Lockheed Martin wants high school students to Reach for the Sky! and is making it possible through its Generation Beyond Aviation Virtual Field Trip. Through a virtual experience, high school students will visit the Lockheed Martin facility in Palmdale, California Lockheed Martin facility and get a behind the scenes look at Skunk Works®, which creates

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NaNoWriMo Young Writers Will Encourage Your Future Author

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) and the organization’s annual writers program will begin on Thursday, November 1. Did you know the program is not just for adults? Really, there is a Young Writers Program for children, ages 17 and younger. The program is one that is described as a “fun, seat-of-your-pants” creative writing event where

HLAers Celebrated School and Sported Spirit

There was no lack of spirit at the HomeLife Academy (HLA) office as staff and counselors, along with some of our HLA families, celebrated the HLA Back 2 School Bash Week. It was a wonderful time full of giveaways, fun and over the top spirit. Everyone was invited to the Back 2 School Bash. The

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HLA Back 2 School Bash Week

Many of you are well into your new school year. Some of you have just started. We all have different ways that we celebrate the beginning of a new school year. Well, HomeLife Academy (HLA) has one too and it is with our annual Back 2 School Bash Week that runs September 17-21. The fun

Read Books, Earn Pizza

If you are looking for a creative way to encourage your children to read this school year, Pizza Hut just may have the answer for you. For more than 25 years, the Book It! reading program has been a unique tool in motivating children to pick up a book and read by recognizing their reading

Go Out of this World with STEM in 30

All it takes is 30 minutes and your child can learn more about Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) topics. That is important, because STEM is hip and happening now and something your child should learn more about. The Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) makes it possible by bringing its STEM in 30

Seaside Chats Webinars Bring the Ocean to Your Home

Picture courtesy of the FGBNMS. Have you ever wondered what goes on under water in the ocean? Well, you may find out when you attend Seaside Chats 2018 when it returns to Texas this month at Texas A&M Galveston. Seaside Chats has provided on-site and online learning experiences, through webinars, on ocean topics

Let the 2018 Winter Olympics Begin

It is time! The 2018 Winter Olympics is coming this week and bringing with it more than two weeks of cold weather sport excitement. This year, the Olympics are being held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, which earned the required majority votes to be named as the host location over Munich, Germany and Annecy, France. This

Celebrate NSCW with HLA

There is nothing better than having a choice in how we educate our children. One of the reasons HomeLife Academy (HLA) exists is to support parents who choose to home educate. National School Choice Week (NSCW) is celebrated every year in January. Since 2011, the focus during the week has been to raise public awareness