A concept you can explore with your teens in 2013 is entrepreneurship.You can map out in January a biz plan or things they might want to explore in 2013 for some extra cash. This can be a useful tool for homeschoolers. Check out this informative site at: http://www.yourteenbusiness.com/ .
You can explore how one idea can be turned into a reality for them . They can make extra cash from a project or idea. This can be a great New Years project to explore with your teens or even pre-teens.
You can also read about inspiring teens who have truned around and created amazing projects. Check out stories like Evan Jensen : http://reason.com/blog/2012/09/05/teen-entrepreneur-launches-mobile-shower . As the economy is making it hard for some to find work this can be a tool to get your homeschoolers ready to create their own income flow and opportunities.
There are other resources to explore at : http://juniorbiz.com/business-resources-for-young-entrepreneurs . You might even want to read the book Think and Grow Rich with your homeschooler. Check it out at : http://juniorbiz.com/business-resources-for-young-entrepreneurs .You can also head to the Wilkies Public Library and get help from the librarians to guide you in your path to resources for young entrepreneurs.