Taking an End-of-the-Year Snapshot

If you follow a traditional school year, you’re likely approaching the end of your school year. Set aside some time to celebrate and review your year. Take an end-of-the-year snapshot! You won’t regret it.

10 Best Homeschool Apps

If you’re looking for top quality apps for use in your homeschool, our 2018 Homeschool Iowa Conference speaker, Leah Neiman can help. She’s compiled an amazing list of the top ten apps in every homeschool subject.

What Are Teachable Moments?

What are teachable moments? And how can you recognize — and even develop them — to use effectively in your homeschool? Our 2018 Homeschool Iowa Conference speaker Heidi Franz offers help for you!

Meet the NICHE Board

Your state homeschool organization, NICHE, is led by a terrific team of dedicated board members. Since its inception in 1992, NICHE has been served by an amazing roster of homeschooling parents who were willing to offer their time and talents to promote and protect home education in Iowa. Our current board is no exception to that past standard. 

Valley Community Center Homeschool P.E.

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The Valley Community Center is a perfect place to educate your child on the importance of physical activity and a healthy lifestyle. During homeschool PE, kids will learn to maintain a healthy lifestyle, form new game skills, build relationships, learn sportsmanship and teamwork. [8-week session]

Homeschool Workshop

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Combine history and science as you learn about some of the greatest wartime technological innovations. Uncover the chemistry behind firearms, the physics behind airplanes and projectiles, and the devastating impact modernization had on warfare.

Homeschool Workshop

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Combine history and science as you learn about some of the greatest wartime technological innovations. Uncover the chemistry behind firearms, the physics behind airplanes and projectiles, and the devastating impact modernization had on warfare.

Science Center of Iowa Homeschool Science Workshop

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Get an inside look into the work of an engineer. Experiment with the four forms of mechanical motion; rotary, linear, reciprocating and oscillating. Build structures that will create a force to cause an object to move in one of these motions.