PRS Newsletter Archive

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January 2024
  • Happy New Year!
  • Semester Reporting Due January 15th
  • Important High School Record-Keeping
  • PRS Reference Pages
  • Poudre River School Snapshot
  • Cool Snowman Activities for Kids
  • Nurturing a Strength-Based Approach to Learning in Homeschooling
  • Turkish Apple Cinnamon Tea Recipe
December 2023
  • Semester Reporting
  • Enrollment Milestone
  • Newsletter Archive
  • Homeschool Enrichment Programs Under Threat
  • Tips for Homeschooling Through the Holidays
  • How to Make Hot Cocoa Cloud Dough
November 2023
  • A Great Time of Year for Poetry!
  • Fall Semester Reporting Reminder – January 15th
  • How to Assign High School Credits
  • Test & Evaluation Storage Service
  • The right to test? Homeschoolers still fighting to gain access to certain college exams
  • 6 Facts About the Snowy Owl & Stuffed Heat Pack Winter Owl Craft – Tina’s Dynamic Homeschool
  • Turning Thanksgiving Meal Planning into a Fun Unit Study
October 2023
  • Happy Fall Y’all!
  • Colorado Law
  • Discounts & Deals
  • Grade Levels
  • Fall Crafts
  • Fire Safety Week Activities – Homeschool Giveaways
  • Solar Eclipse Homeschool Resources – Homeschool.com
September 2023
  • PRS Newsletter Archive
  • High School 4-Year Planner
  • Required Instruction
  • Best Communication Methods
  • Homeschool Buyers Club
  • Prioritizing Self-Care
  • Park Days
  • How to Make an Apple Prints Garland
August 2023
  • Happy NOT Back to School!
  • School IDs & Statement of Enrollment
  • Prodigy Group Buy
  • Discounts & Deals
  • Don’t Forget Planned Attendance
  • Fall Semester Giveaway
  • Existing SplashLearn Teacher Accounts
  • When Your Homeschooler Goes to College
  • How to Handle Homeschool Overwhelm: Choose One Thing
  • Cathy Duffy Reviews
  • The Best Tips for Homeschooling Multiple Grades & Levels
July 2023
  • Happy Independence Day from Poudre River School!
  • 2023-2024 Enrollment Open!
  • Prodigy Math Group Buy
  • Don’t Forget Planned Attendance
  • High School 4-Year Planner
  • Summer Nature Study
  • Homeschool Planning Printables
  • Summer Road Trip Games
June 2023
  • Star Dad by Karl Fuchs
  • Semester Reporting Due on June 15th
  • Renewing Enrollment for Next Year
  • PRS Graduates
  • Sneaking In Summer Learning
  • The Prettiest College Campuses in the Country
  • Shaving Cream Marbling
May 2023
  • May-Flower by Emily Dickinson
  • 2023-2024 Enrollment
  • Semester Reporting
  • High School Credit Summary
  • High School IP Grades
  • Mother’s Day Handprint and Footprint Printables
  • Colorado Virtual Library
  • Free Outings!
April 2023
  • April by Unknown
  • Prodigy Group Buy Returning for 2023-2024
  • Best Communication Methods
  • PRS Student Journal
  • End-of-Year Information
  • Finding Quality Educational apps
  • 5 Spring Homeschool Activities
  • Top Vitamins To Help Kids Focus
  • April 2nd: International Autism Awareness Day
  • April 9th: Easter
  • April 28th: Colorado Ratified the Child Labor Amendment
March 2023
  • March, March by Annette Wynne
  • Spring Semester Reporting Now Open
  • New! Online Cost Calculator Available
  • 2023-2024 Enrollment Opens July 1st
  • New! High School 4-Year Planner
  • Coffitivity
  • Activities for Kids In Colorado
  • Kids Learn to Code with Scratch
  • March 2nd: Dr. Suess Birthday
  • March 14: National Pi Day
  • March 17th St. Patricks Day
February 2023
  • I’m Not Just February by Annette Wynne
  • High School Information
  • Newsletter Archive
  • Applying to College as a Homeschooler
  • Teaching Children to Knit
  • Colored Ice-Sculptures
  • National Bird Feeding Month
  • February 2nd: Groundhog Day
  • February 14th: Valentine’s Day
  • February 20th: President’s Day
  • February 21st: Mardi Grass
January 2023
  • Welcome to The New Year!
  • Semester Reporting is Due on January 15th
  • Explore the Student Records Page
  • How to Assign High School Credits
  • Chat GPT and Your Homeschool
  • Dall-E: A Twist on Art Lessons & More
  • 10 Winter Nature Study Ideas
  • January 1st : New Year’s Day
  • January 1st: The Emancipation Proclamation
  • January 22nd: Chinese New Year
December 2022
  • On December 21, A Poem by Amos Russel Wells
  • December 1: World AIDS Day
  • December 2: International Day of Abolition of Slavery
  • December 15: Bill of Rights Day
  • December 17: Wright Brothers Day
  • December Holidays!
  • Semester Reporting is Due on January 15th
  • Your Account Menu
  • Educational Helps from Chegg
  • Slides Go
  • Animate Your Children’s Drawings
  • Discover the True Size of Our World
November 2022
  • Seasons of Life
  • Thanksgiving Activities, Lesson Plans, and More
  • Guy Fawkes Day
  • Semester Reporting
  • Video Tutorials
  • Best Communication Methods
  • Join us on Social Media
  • Popular Experiments
  • Homeschool.com
  • Homeschool Buyers Club
  • Wolfram Alpha
October 2022
  • What’s the Real History of Halloween
  • Halloween activities for adults and kids
  • Fun Activities, using the candy to learn!
  • Learning Apps & Resources
  • Poudre River School Social Media
  • Semester Reporting Video Tutorial
  • PRS Social Media Group Rules
  • Film as Literature
  • Math Curriculum Recommendations
  • Content Ratings & Reviews
  • Effects of Horror Movies on Psychological Health of Youth
  • Cathy Duffy Reviews
  • The Evolution of Technology in Education
September 2022
  • Homeschooling Support from Julie Bogart
  • September 2: Labor Day
  • September 17: Constitution Day
  • PRS Video Tutorials Page
  • SplashLearn: Free Teacher Account for PRS Families
  • PRS eBook & Audiobook Libraries
  • September is National Honey Month
  • Save Money on Driver’s Ed
  • Resources & Support from HSLDA
  • Participating in Public School Sports
  • Help for Homeschooling Highschool
August 2022
  • Welcome, New Families! The Perfect Video Tutorial For You
  • School IDs & Statement of Enrollment
  • Best Communication Methods
  • Inspiration for Your Homeschool
  • Photomath: A Handy Math App
  • Start Homeschool Gradually
  • 100 Reasons to Homeschool Your Kids
  • How much do you spend on homeschooling?
  • Yay for Discounts!
  • Prodigy Group Buy
  • Introducing Our New Video Tutorial Page
  • Join us on Social Media
  • How to Start Homeschooling
July 2022
  • What and When Are the Dog Days of Summer?
  • Famous July Birthday: E.B. White
  • Print & Color Bookmarks
  • Live YOUR Best Life – Your Children Deserve It
  • Enrollment Opens July 15th!
  • July 24th is Amelia Earhart Day
  • Happy Independence Day
June 2022
  • Happy Father’s Day
  • Life Lessons by Joanna Fuchs
  • Father’s Day Activities
  • Important Reminders
  • June 1st: World Reef Awareness Day
  • June 12th: National Children’s Day
  • June 15th: Nature Photography Day
  • June 21st: Summer Solstice
  • Public Library Summer Reading Programs
  • Yay for Discounts!
  • Prodigy Group Buy
May 2022
  • Mother’s Day is May 8th
  • End of the Year – What to Expect
  • May the 4th be with You
  • Springtime Giggles
  • 33 Fun things to do in Colorado
  • Dare to Dream Homeschool Conference
  • To Test or Not to Test?
  • Memorial Day is May 30th
  • Enjoy a StoryWalk
April 2022
  • April Fool’s Day – Parents Beware!
  • International Autism Awareness Month
  • Finding Your Homeschool Community
  • Spring Has Sprung!
  • Free Math Curriculum
  • May is National Poetry Month
  • Ever Seen a Pink moon?
  • 2021-2022 Enrollment Closes April 30th
  • Planning for Next Year?
  • It’s Planting Time!
  • Denver Botanical Gardens Homeschool Day
March 2022
  • National Reading Month
  • PRS Free Online Library
  • Crafting Time!
  • Great Books to Read with your Child
  • Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2022
  • Leprechaun Traps
February 2022
  • For the Love of Learning
  • Groundhog Day is February 2nd!
  • Field Trip Idea: Orchid Showcase
  • Charles Darwin’s Amazing Orchid Discovery
  • History of the Loveland Valentine’s Card Remailing Program