You Are Invited: GHFO Fall 2017 Art Show!

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You are cordially invited to attend an online art show hosted by students from the GHF Online class, Create Your Own Comic Book or Graphic Novel. Throughout this past semester, students have learned about creating characters, developing storylines, and communicating them through the medium of comic book art. They would … Continue reading

Fill Their Minds Instead of Their Shelves: Gift One-of-a-Kind GHF Online Classes

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It’s becoming a well-worn holiday gift-giving mantra: Experiences over stuff. We have good intentions, but this involves more thought and planning and we just had Halloween, and now there’s Thanksgiving, and we’re at a checkpoint with our schooling, and aren’t the kids going to freak out if they don’t have … Continue reading

Pirates, Politics and Poets: A look at the 16th-19th centuries

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For several years now, I have been preparing this course about pirates and world history, called Pirates, Politics and Poets. One of my children created the spark when he said he wanted to study pirates, but not just their lifestyles. Why did they go to sea? What were the political, social, or … Continue reading

Alert Aspiring Artists: Fun awaits in Face and Figure Drawing!

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Does your child love art? Would your student like to grow in his/her artistic skills? This semester, GHF is offering an interactive, engaging Face and Figure Drawing class. In this class, we will be exploring how to draw the body from head to toe. We will spend time learning how to … Continue reading

Lincoln Butters’ Hero’s Journey

Lincoln, 10, participated in the spring semester of GHF Online’s Harry Potter and the Hero’s Journey class taught by Allison Stieger. He really enjoyed stepping through each book to examine how the hero’s journey could be applied, as well as how mythology influenced the stories. His semester-end project was to apply the hero’s journey to his own life. Lincoln chose to share his journey from the “ordinary world” of attending school and “crossing the threshold” to the extraordinary world of homeschooling. He has found many mentors and allies on his journey, including his excellent instructors at GHF Online. Continue reading

Fun with Chemistry! GHFO is now offering Chem I & II

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Children all over the globe are fascinated by the periodic table of elements; but what does it mean? GHF Online is now offering two levels of chemistry for your element loving learner, to be taught by veteran instructor and gifted/2e advocate Jade Rivera. Introduction to Chemistry is your child’s chance … Continue reading