My children want to read books about children like them – homeschoolers.
Do you have any book recommendations?
Great question! When my children were younger they too asked for books about homeschooled children. Here are some suggestions:
This short chapter book, also made into a movie, is about a young homeschooled girl who lives on the most beautiful island in the world (its location is a closely guarded secret) with a marine iguana, a sea lion, and her scientist dad, Jack. Homeschool Share offers a FREE UNIT STUDY for this fun book.
A chapter book about the pioneer days of the infamous Half Pint, including her school-at-home adventures. Homeschool Share has a FREE LAPBOOK to go with the story.
This lovely picture book tells the story of a lighthouse keeper’s daughter living and homeschooling on a Maine island. Download a FREE UNIT STUDY for this book at Homeschool Share.
A picture book describing the childhood of Abraham Lincoln, including his early homeschooling and love for books. A FREE UNIT STUDY and LAPBOOK can be found at Homeschool Share.
Did you know that Leonardo da Vinci was homeschooled? Yep! This story tells how Leonardo da Vinci earned a commission from the duke of Milan to create a sculpture of a bronze horse three times larger than life to honor the duke’s father. FREE UNIT STUDY and PRINTABLES can be found on Homeschool Share.
Beatrix Potter was also homeschooled! Homeschool Share offers a FREE MULTI BOOK UNIT and PRINTABLES for the wonderful works of Beatrix Potter.
Some more famous homeschoolers, for which many biographies were written, include:
Robert Browning – see Tea Time post HERE
Grandma Moses – see Tea Time post HERE
For more books about homeschoolers visit Homeschool Literature.
So folks, what are your favorite books about homeschoolers?