Last Friday the Homeschool Freebie of the Day was a free resource about Notebooking. And it’s from Cindy Rushton! I definitely wanted to know more. Here’s what the website said:
A Quick Start for Notebooking Mini-Set! by Cindy Rushton – Need ideas for encouraging your young writers andQUICK? Ready for a FUN way to encourage your most reluctant writer to write AND like it??? This fun-filled, hands-on workshop is one that you simply CANNOT miss!! Cindy Rushton, who has become known through the years as THE BINDER QUEEN, uses Notebooking for EVERYTHING! She will show you how to begin whether your child is a toddler or the most skeptical high schoolers. This workshop is sure to light a fire that will equip YOU to help your children deepen their studies and document learning all along the way! TOPICS FOR THIS WORKSHOP INCLUDE: Hey! Do I Have A Chance At This??; Why On Earth Notebook???; Down to the Nitty Gritty…WHAT Do I Need and HOW Do I Do It?; Step-by-Step Through Notebooking; Scrapbooking! YES! You CAN Have Fun Homeschooling; Hey? What is Legal? What All Goes Into A Notebook???; Developing FUN Studies That Teach and Inspire!!; Copywork…Answers to ALL of Your Questions; Taking the Writer From Reluctant to Researching; Ideas, Ideas, Ideas, There’s Gotta Be One for You; PLUS Much, Much More! PLUS! Cindy doesn’t stop with the workshop, she also includes the Q/A Session after the workshop AND her handouts/samples of student notebooks.
I listened to a bit of the workshop over the weekend. So far, it’s great! So inspiring! As of this morning, the link was still working. Hop on over to check it out. If you’ve missed it, you should still hop over to Homeschool Freebie of the Day. They always have creative resources to use with your children!
I can’t believe I never tried notebooking. I cannot wait to give it a try!
Edited to add: I just discovered that you can also download this set from Cindy Rushton’s free downloads on her site. You should go check it out. She has a lot of great stuff!