Look under these call numbers in the adult library:
371.04 – Homeschooling Resources
(in the Study Resource Center and Adult Nonfiction)
372 - Elementary education
Picture Books Plus: 100 Extension Activities in Art, Drama, Music, Math, and Science / Sue McCleaf Nespeca, Joan B. Reeve (j 027.6251 Nes P-T)
The First Year of Homeschooling Your Child: Your Complete Guide to Getting Off to the Right Start / Linda Dobson 371.04 D61
The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home / Susan Wise Bauer (371.042 B37)
Home Learning Year by Year: How To Design a Homeschool Curriculum from Preschool Through High School / Rebecca Rupp (371.04 R86)
The Homeschooling Option: How to Decide When It’s Right for Your Family / Lisa Rivero (371.042 R58)
The Well-Adjusted Child: The Social Benefits of Homeschooling / Rachel Gathercole (371.042 G37 in the Study Resource Center)
The Heart of Wisdom Teaching Approach: Bible-Based Homeschooling / Robin Sampson (371.042 S25)
Do a subject search on the online catalog using the following terms:
- Home schooling
- Curriculum planning
- Education, elementary
- Activity programs in education
Use our subscription databases to find full-text magazine and newspaper articles, encyclopedia entries, biographical resources, poetry, photographs and more! Databases provide high quality, concise information not always available on the web. These services are available to you from the Mt. Lebanon Library, the eiNetwork and the State Library of Pennsylvania.
You will need:
- Your current library card number (type in with no spaces)
- To make sure cookies are enabled on your browser.
- To use the help screens for each database to assist you with your searches.
To see our list of databases and other online learning tools, click here.
More online resources can also be found at our Homework Help page.
For more help, please ask a librarian.
A to Z Home’s Cool
A comprehensive website that will help you homeschool your kids from preschool through high school.
The website of Practical Homeschooling Magazine.
Homeschooling basics, curriculum guides, printables, and more at this site from About.com
The Pennsylvania Home Education Network
Find lots of information about homeschooling in Pennsylvania at this site maintained by home educating families.
Home School Legal Defense Association
The website of HSLDA, a nonprofit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the education of their children.
Mt. Lebanon Library subscribes to over 350 magazines, journals, and newspapers for adults, teens, and children.
- Home Education Magazine
- Teaching Exceptional Children
- The Mailbox Bookbag
- Teaching Tolerance
- The Exceptional Parent
- Practical Homeschooling
Our collection also includes DVDs, audiobooks, and CD-Roms.
We are happy to help you put together a collection of themed books, and we have subject booklists available to assist you as well. Please don’t hesitate to ask for help.