As we enter a New Year you can explore past figures with your homeschoolers that can help them mark their own path in 2013. You might want to explore the life of Andrew Carnegie. You can look at the film at : http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/carnegie/index.html . You can also look for books about him at Wilkes Public Library in Wilkes. You can learn about his legacy at : http://carnegie.org/about-us/foundation-history/about-andrew-carnegie/ . You can also explore other figures that impacted the entrepreneurship in America at : http://myhero.com/go/hero.asp?hero=a_carnegie .
You can look for ways to study this time peirod and see what lessons has Andrew Carnegie has left for us in 2013? This can be the start of looking into diverse figures in 2013 with your homeschoolers. You can also seek individuals around you that can let your homeschoolers learn about their success and goals . You can make it a year long project in 2013. You can let them learn about other immigrants who came to America with a dream and turned it into a reality . You can learn about Americans who woke up with a thought and transformed their lifes. Let 2013 be a year of inspiration and hope ! Let them learn and explore figures like Carnegie .