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Home Schooling

Curriculum
English Language
Math
Science, Geography, Botany, Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Design And Technology
Computer Skills
Green Nature Environmental Education
Chinese Language / Putonghua, Chinese History
Natural Health Education
Economic and public affairs
Economics
History
Home Economics
Life Skill, Character & Social Skills
Religion Studies - Emphasis on World Religions, Indian Religions
Social Studies / Cultures
Sports
Arts & Craft - Eco Friendly Art, nature art projects
Music - Music In World Cultures, India Religious music songs

Khan Academy Online School
https://www.khanacademy.org
Registered student.

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Online learning resources

Educational Software
https://download.cnet.com/windows/educational-software/

Teaching Tools
https://download.cnet.com/windows/teaching-tools/

Free Textbooks
https://www.ck12.org/student/
https://www.ck12.org/teacher/
https://archive.ck12.org/flexbook/

Arts & Craft
KinderArt®
https://www.kinderart.com
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Subject:Fine_arts

Drawez! Cartoon Drawing
https://download.cnet.com/Drawez-Cartoon-Drawing/3000-20413_4-75447311.html

Chinese Langage Putonghua
ChinesePod
https://chinesepod.com
https://www.youtube.com/education?category=K-12/Languages/Chinese

Computer Skills

Alice
https://www.alice.org
Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for telling a story, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web. Alice is a teaching tool for introductory computing. It uses 3D graphics and a drag-and-drop interface to facilitate a more engaging, less frustrating first programming experience. 61

Economic and public affairs
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economic_and_public_affairs
https://www.edb.gov.hk/FileManager/EN/Content_3250/S1-3EPA_eng.PDF

Khan Academy
https://www.youtube.com/education?category=K-12/History%20%26%20Social%20Sciences/Economics

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Subject:Economics

Geography
https://www.youtube.com/education?category=K-12/History%20%26%20Social%20Sciences/Geography

Google Earth Software

Green Nature Environmental Education
https://www.sharingnature.com/resources/books-cds.php

History
Khan Academy
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Subject:History

Math
Khan Academy

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Subject:Mathematics
https://www.youtube.com/education?category=K-12/Mathematics

Vi Hart - Mathemusician
https://www.youtube.com/vihart

https://www.xtramath.org

Math & YOU
https://math.andyou.com
https://www.andyou.com
Students who read and study Math & YOU will feel at ease using mathematics to make important decisions for individuals, companies, and governments. The program shows students how mathematics can be used to analyze hundreds of different important situations in real life.

Music
Music Theory
https://www.musictheory.net

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Music_Theory

Learn To Read Music ebook
https://download.cnet.com/Learn-To-Read-Music/3000-20412_4-10851311.html

Musicmoz Courses and Lessons
https://musicmoz.org/Education/Courses_and_Lessons/

Religion Studies
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Subject:Religion

Science
Khan Academy

https://www.youtube.com/education?category=K-12/Science

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/High_School_Earth_Science
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/GCSE_Science

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Human_Physiology

https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Modern_Physics
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Physics_Study_Guide

Science Experiment Guide
https://www.design-your-homeschool.com/easy-science-experiments.html#freescienceexperimentebooks

School Science Lessons
Editor: John Elfick, School of Education, University of Queensland, Australia
https://www.uq.edu.au/_School_Science_Lessons/

Elementary Life Science - Free Download
https://www.eequalsmcq.com/ClassicScienceLife.htm

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Curriculum Reference :
Follow Public Examination Syllabuses in High School Years. e.g. SAT, GCE, HKDSE

United States
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_the_United_States#Basic_curricular_structure
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_the_United_States#School_grades

Hong Kong EDB Curriculum Development > Key Learning Areas
https://www.edb.gov.hk/index.aspx?nodeID=2372&langno=1
https://www.edb.gov.hk/index.aspx?nodeid=3206&langno=1#3213

Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hong_Kong_Diploma_of_Secondary_Education

Ministry of Education, Singapore: Syllabuses
https://www.moe.gov.sg/education/syllabuses/

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Khan Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org

Ellen McHenry's Basement Workshop
https://www.ellenjmchenry.com
Lots of educational things.

12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free
11/15/2010
https://www.marcandangel.com/2010/11/15/12-dozen-places-to-self-educate-yourself-online/

The 100 Best (And Free) Online Learning Tools
7/21/2010
https://edudemic.com/2010/07/the-100-best-and-free-online-learning-tools/

A high school course of study with free, quality learning materials.
https://www.examiner.com/article/a-high-school-course-of-study-with-free-quality-learning-materials

Ambleside Online/House of Education Online Year 7
Charlotte Mason Curriculum
https://www.amblesideonline.org/07bks.shtml

High School Weekly Guides
https://upliftingeducation.net/high-school-weekly-guides.php

Freely Educate
https://www.freelyeducate.com

Recommended Textbook List
https://cd.edb.gov.hk/rtl/search.asp
https://www.hkedcity.net/iworld/resource/index.phtml?iworld_id=64&parent_id=1644

GCSE, HKCEE, AL, AP, SAT

HKCEE. Economic and public affairs = Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority. Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:2318294&theme=WEB

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HKDSL History

GCSE modern world history / Allan Todd ; seris editor: Jayne de Courcy. Todd, Allan (borrowed)
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:2679657&theme=WEB

GCSE total revision. GCSE modern world history / Christopher Culpin. Culpin, Christopher (borrowed)
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:2276848&theme=WEB

GCSE modern European & world history / Steve Waugh, Ben Walsh, Wayne Birks. Waugh, Steve
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:2280641&theme=WEB

GCSE modern world history / Christopher Culpin. Culpin, Christopher
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:2079492&theme=WEB

SAT History

100 people who made history : meet the people who shaped the modern world / written by Ben Gilliland ; consultant, Philip Parker.
Gilliland, Ben
Sha Tin 920.09 GIL Available Junior Lending Library
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3212854&theme=WEB

The Usborne internet-linked ancient world / Fiona Chandler ; designed by Susie McCaffrey ; history consultant, Anne Millard ; illustrated by Simone Boni ... [et al.].
Chandler, Fiona.
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3218772&theme=WEB

The earth and its peoples : a global history / Richard W. Bulliet ... [et al.].
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3170615&theme=WEB

The Guinness encyclopedia of world history.
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:800773&theme=WEB

Collins atlas of world history.
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:2425549&theme=WEB
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:241097&theme=WEB
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:1386904&theme=WEB

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Children's book of music.
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3156914&theme=WEB
Sha Tin 780.9 CHI Junior

Music for special kids : musical activities, songs, instruments and resources / Pamela Ott. Ott, Pamela
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3188051&theme=WEB
Sha Tin 371.9 OTT

Chinese music and musical instruments / by Xi Qiang, with China National Orchestra. Xi, Qiang, 1963-
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3173475&theme=WEB
Sha Tin 784.1951 XIQ

Playing the spoons : and other curious instruments / Liz Miles. Miles, Liz
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3206957&theme=WEB
Sha Tin 784.19 MIL

Musical instruments / Ruth Thomson ; photography by Neil Thomson. Thomson, Ruth, 1949-
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3115902&theme=WEB

Chinese music / Jin Jie ; [translated by Wang Li & Li Rong]. Jin, Jie
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3209873&theme=WEB

Instruments and music / Daniel Nunn. Nunn, Daniel
https://webcat.hkpl.gov.hk/lib/item?id=chamo:3196557&theme=WEB

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GCSE design & technology

Home-Ec 101 : skills for everyday living / Heather Solos. 2011
640 SOL Book

National Geographic
Discovery Channel
History Channel
Hiking, study nature, geography, history, archaeology
volunteer helper during sports event /social services

Sports : Hiking(Local, Shenzhen or Guangdong area), climbling, Open Water Swimming, Winter swimming, diving, athletics, (cross country, track and field), cycling, aquathon, kayaking, yoga, ice skating, trampoline, basketball, dragon boating.

Participate in Hong Kong open sport races.
Joining cources offered by Leisure and Cultural Services Department

Wing Chun Martial Art Class
Venue: Pangea - Align Fitness

Encourage the child to be volunteer helper during sports events /social services.

Overseas study tours in the past:
Australia, Indonesia, Tailand, Taiwan.

Favorite art project : build a great sand castle at the beach

Local Study Tour, event, visit.
All kinds of Exhibitions, Seminars, Fairs.
Hong Kong History Museum, Hong Kong Science Museum, Hong Kong Space Museum, AFCD Lions Nature Education Centre.


Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

8:00-10:00

Social Studies/News/ Books Reading

Music/ News/ Books Reading

History/ News/ Books Reading

Religion Studies/ News/ Books Reading

Art/ News/ Books Reading

10:00-12:00

Swimming Training

Swimming Training

Swimming Training

Swimming Training

Swimming Training

           
12:30- 1:30 Computer Application/ Project Computer Application/ Project Computer Application/ Project Computer Application/ Project Computer Application/ Project
           
2:00-3:00 English Language English Language English Language English Language English Language
3:00-4:00 Math Math Math Science Math
           

6:00-7:00

Computer Application/ Project

Computer Application/ Project

Computer Application/ Project

Computer Application/ Project

Computer Application/ Project

 

 

8:00-8:45

Chinese Language / Chinese History

 

Chinese Language / Chinese History


Science

 

 

 

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CDRom Curr. called Switched-On Schoolhouse Alpha Omega Publications

Books on Education

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The New Global Student: Skip the SAT, Save Thousands on Tuition, and Get a Truly International Education
The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education [Paperback]
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The Edupunk's Guide to a DIY Credential
The Teenage Liberation Handbook
Weapons of Mass Instruction

Books on Entrepreneurship
InGenius
The $100 Startup
The War of Art
Vagabonding
What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20

How to Find Free Textbooks Online - Ten Sources
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Download Free Books: Top 20 Websites
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Free Homeschool Textbooks Internet Library
https://q.gs/4tGkT

The National Curriculum in England Framework document for consultation
February 2013 PDF doc
https://q.gs/4tGlC

5 Ways to Get Your Online College Degree for Free
Smart (and Somewhat Unorthodox) Ways to Graduate Without Paying a Dime
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