Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Unschooling 101. Take this Quiz.
Okay so you think you know what unschooling is all about?
Test yourself with this multiple choice quiz.
1.Who is credited with coining the term 'unschooling'?
a. John Holt
b.George W. Bush, Jr
2. Unschooling means
a. No schooling
b. Un educated.
c. legal depending on where you live.
b. irresponsible parents
c.parents who come from a wide range of backgrounds but who believe that they can do a better job than a school can do.
a. are all artsy and can't do math
b. have no socialization skills
c. can't get jobs when they grow up
d. grow up and contribute to society as much as any one else and more.
6.Unschooled kids sometimes
a. sit at home and play video games all day
b.can't read sometimes at age 12
c.learn from the community as well as from their interests
d. none of the above
e. all of the above.
7. Natural learning is another term for unschooling. It means,
a. learning in nature
b. learning from nature
c. Learning according to your own rhythm and at your own pace.
8. True or false
Unschoolers don't go to college or university because they can't get in
Unschoolers know that 'well roundedness' is a myth and so they don't concern themselves with trying
Unschooling means you will only have a few interests.
9. Unschooling is
a. freedom to learn
b. freedom to not learn
c. None of the above.
d. Both of the above.
a. stay away from structure
b. stay away from academics
c. Avoid multiple choice quizzes like this!!