Living Unschooling

THE FREEDOMS AND ADVENTURES OF AN UNSCHOOLER

BY GROWING MINDS

I am Sasha Ismail. I am an unschooled, 12 year old boy who was born and raised in South Africa. I started out going to school for three years, and then my mother told me about unschooling. I was so excited. This meant that I did not have to do any work. I decided to switch, because I could be free.

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ON LEARNING TO READ, WRITE AND COUNT

BY GROWING MINDS

Hi, I’m Karien, mum to two boys aged 5 and 2.
This is short piece about my son’s new interest in writing. I’m writing this because lately I’ve seen so many posts on Unschooling groups asking ‘How will my child learn to read?’ and ‘What can I use to help my child learn to read?’. So many in fact that I started doubting myself thinking that I misunderstood something about Unschooling and that my child needs more input from me to learn to read.

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A 10 Year Old On Her Unschooled Life

BY GROWING MINDS

Hello reader. I, the person writing, am a 10 year old unschooling girl named Makayla. I’ve never been to school for a single day of my life, but I did learn through my life experiences. And I’m here to give some examples of how I’ve learned simply by living life.

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My Unschooled Life

BY GROWING MINDS

Hi there. My name is Khadeeja. I am 13 years old and I live with my four siblings and parents. My siblings and I are all unschooled. I would like to tell you about my journey so far,  how my life has been, and where it’s going.

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