New to homeschooling?
General Resources: A few good links to get you started:
Maryland Code of Regulations: COMAR 13A.10.01 Home Instruction
HSLDA: Homeschooling Advocates
Maryland Teacher's Guide: Home is a collection of resources for teachers.
Successful Homeschooling, offers some information and ideas.
Homeschool.com is a collection of resources, and articles.
Some articles you might find interesting:
Homeschooling 101: How to get started homeschooling
Juggling Act: Homeschooling Multiple Grade Levels
Learning can happen anywhere, anytime, but here is a sampling of some of the more "traditional" places you can start.
Homeschool Buyers Co-op offers group buys, testimonials, and free resources. Membership is free.
Some curriculum reviews can be found at Cathy Duffy Reviews.
Khan Academy offers free online curriculum for grades K-12.
Homeschool-Curriculum.org has collections of free curriculums.
Field Trip Ideas
Learning can happen anywhere, but here are a few places to look for field trip ideas:
Maryland Teacher's Guide: Field Trip
Maryland.gov: Parks and Recreation
Good general resources for high school graduation requirements:
HSLDA Homeschooling Through High School
DonnaYoung.org High School Graduation Requirements
LetsHomeschoolHighSchool.com FAQ about homeschooling through high school
LetsHomeschoolHighSchool.com High School Requirements for High Education
Templates and examples of high school transcripts and diplomas:
DonnaYoung.org Printables and Resources
DonnaYoung.org High school Transcripts
DonnaYoung.org High School Diploma Templates
If you aren't comfortable doing your transcript by yourself, HSLDA can help you.
Work permits are required for all minors under the age of 18 to work in the State of Maryland.