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About lilbean05

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  1. Homeschooling four kids, oldest is entering 9th grade, pretty advanced kiddo. I am looking at what biology class to take and I am not quite sure where to go. I am hoping to find something that is Biology Honors or PreAP. My husband suggests that we start to outsource the science so that it can free up time for me to work with our younger kids. Here are some places I have looked, though not indepth -- Thinkwell Honors Biology, Potterschool Honors Biology, MIT OCW Scholar Fundamentals of Bio, CTY Bio (EXPENSIVE!!) Any thoughts? Recommendations?
  2. Thank you all SO much for your help! Another quick question...are the books, especially the digital books, able to be shared with other family members? I have looked all over the website and I haven't found any information about being able to share the book within a family. Meaning, if I get the digital copy of Intro to Algebra, can my son use it next year when it is his turn to use it? Or does he need his own copy purchased for him ($$$!!!!)
  3. Thank you! We took the do you need this test for both algebra and geometry and the are you ready for geometry and seem to be in a great spot to press forward with Geometry. She’s soooooo excited! She’s been talking about it all day. Cake and Pi, thank you for your schedule suggestion! I didn’t see your post until this evening and it looks like a great solid schedule that we can swing. Do you think we could do geometry first and then the probability and then either algebra or number theory afterwards for 9th? Or is it better to hold off on geometry and do the probability class first? Thank you!
  4. Thank you both so much for your insight and for sharing your children's experiences! I am going to have her take some of the placement tests today and run all the different options by DH. My DD is fairly intuitive with math, though with these being her first real exposure to AoPS maybe doing the Intro to Algebra would be a good choice or maybe that combined with C&P for the year. Thank you!
  5. We have used Horizons math all the way up through Algebra 1, supplementing with CWP, and have had great success. Now we are looking for a Geometry curriculum and I can't believe I am just now finding AoPS. My daughter is going into 8th grade and as I am looking through the AoPS books, I can't see how she can get through the intermediate classes before she graduates. In my mind before seeing AoPS, she would do Geometry 8th, Alg 2 9th, Pre Cal 10, Cal 11 and then I wasn't sure. Now I am seeing AoPS and there are more classes then she can take. I am thinking we can do Intro to Geometry and skip Intro to number theory and intro to counting and probability, but is that a poor choice on my part? Should we not skip those? Is the number theory a full year course? Should we try and do both number theory and c&p this year, then geometry next year? Thank you for your advice and insight!
  6. Thank you! Going to read other threads to see what we should do next.
  7. My daughter has finished Horizons Y6 of math and is ready to move up to prealgebra type things. I looked at Horizons pre-algebra and am thinking that we might move to a different course of study because I don't expect Horizons to have the full highschool math program ready by the time she needs it. Where did you go after doing Horizons math? I thought about Saxon, but that is only because that is what I have heard of. Thoughts? Thanks!
  8. Which student workbook do you have for Horizons?

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