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Home Recording: tascam 4 track, 4 mics, track mixer
4 mics, track mixer, recording drums: Hi guy- a tascam 4 track portastudio (I have a model 464) contains a 2 buss mixer on board. That s it... you can mix down your drum track, add exotic effects etc. then continue to mix back to 2 tracks. oh no, I need more snare ! It s already in the mix......

Home Recording: tascam Mkii porta02, teac tascam, tascam portastudio
teac tascam, tascam portastudio, master recorder: Hi Jesse- It would unfair for me to give you any information of the porta02 mini studio as I don t own one myself. I do know that Tascam is a reputable company, and I have dealt with them in several capacities in the past... including a Tascam Portastudio...

Home Recording: tascam porta 02, tascam porta, casette
tascam porta, casette, channel 4: Hi Jesse- I m not familiar with your model (02). I own model 464, and there is a synch switch in thee back. I have to turn that switch off in order to access channel 4. This might be a part of your problem. Do you have an owners manual? Let me know....

Home Recording: techniques, decay time, touch ups
decay time, touch ups, face vocals: Hello. for RnB hip hop I would NOT recommend any reverb. The current trend is dry in your face vocals. I would use a stereo split on your vocals and that will give them a huge in your face sound. You beats should be dry too. If your program has a cool effect...

Home Recording: transfer from cassette to CD, mic line, computer imac
mic line, computer imac, cassette to cd: Hi Dpeedin, you can plug your cassette player directly to you iMac s mic/line input using a dual mono RCA to stereo 1/8 you can buy adaptor cables like these at most music stores. then just use Garageband to record the audio, save it to your iTunes & burn...

Home Recording: transfer of my vinyl records to cd, conversion cables, radio shack
conversion cables, radio shack, experience difficulty: Hi Paul- Roemersoftware.com has a freebie program you can use. Download it. I can only recommend the use of speaker outs is ok, but you may experience some mismatch in the line. Begin by keeping the volume low, as you may have to use another turntble....

Home Recording: transfering analog four track to garage band, source tapes, best bet
source tapes, best bet, m audio: Hey Pete, unless you have a multi input USB/Firewire interface, you re only going to be able to transfer 2 tracks at a time, & that could make lining things up a bit tricky in Garageband. M-Audio sells some really good quality & inexpensive units that can...

Home Recording: transferring music from one form to another, rca pin, adapter cables
rca pin, adapter cables, pin plugs: Hi MaryAnne- If you have a standard cassette deck with a stereo line out with RCA pin plugs, then go into the sound card line/aux in. You ll need adapter cables from RCA pin to 1/8 stereo, Radio Shack or the like has them. For transferring to CD, I...

Home Recording: truning on drivers?, sound card driver, playback devices
sound card driver, playback devices, resource tab: Hey Bruce, I would still start by rolling back the system, or uninstalling the drivers for both systems, & disabling the onboard audio driver in the BIOS. If your driver isn t loading, then there is some kind of conflict, cause it should either load automatically...

Home Recording: turntable cable replacement & internal grounding, audio cables, vinyl to cd
audio cables, vinyl to cd, cable replacement: Hi Sloy- It would seem that the ground within your stereo audio cables would suffice between the turntable and the computer. Try this: Hook up the devices as you would. Then, plug in to the line/aux in of your computer. After all is done, listen for a...

Home Recording: UA25 Recoding problem, roland pc300, edirol ua25
roland pc300, edirol ua25, condenser mic: Hi Will- I can t help you with your keyboard, but you ll have to contact Roland tech support. Search the web under MIDI tutorials. This is a complete read for any questions. Otherwise I d have to use up a lot of time splaining everything and to be...

Home Recording: Unknown song title, romantic love song, newell oler
romantic love song, newell oler, music trivia: Hello Nick- I m not familiar with Newell Oler, but with your patience I might get lucky with that piece. I have some friends who might be of help. We play music trivia between ourselves. A cool challenge! I searched some of his sites, but with no avail......

Home Recording: USB Microphone, jason fryer, j river
jason fryer, j river, mixcraft: Hi Larissa, what you are experiencing is a phenomenon known as latency. You need to adjust the input latency settings for your microphone probably in the mixcraft software. I wish I could help you more, but I m on Mac, & I can t download the trial to try to...

Home Recording: usb sound card with cubase, cubase sx, soundcard works
cubase sx, soundcard works, usb soundcard: Hi Karl, Cubase SX will likely require special drivers to use the USB-based soundcard. You would need to find and install these drivers from the CD/DVD that came with your soundcard with any drivers and software or go to the manufacturer s Web site and...

Home Recording: using Mini-Disc,mic, laptop; industry questions, mz n707 sony, sony net md walkman
mz n707 sony, sony net md walkman, mini disc player: Hey Jay, for starters, forget the sony walkman & portable mic. You can pick up a small package from M-Audio for a hundred bucks called the POD cast factory & use that to get MUCH better results than with the Sony setup. Here s a couple of links: http://www.m-audio.com/products/en_us/PodcastFactory-main.html...

Home Recording: using yamaha aw16 with cubase/pro tools etc., digital mixer, digital input
digital mixer, digital input, pdif: Hi Jono, This one is kinda pretty involved, but I ll give you some basics, and the rest you ll have to do the ground-work yourself, as it s far too complex to get into in a forum like this. Basically, any digital mixer and/or recorder can be used with...

Home Recording: Variable speed [in half steps] tape recorder, in 1985?, variable pitch, half steps
variable pitch, half steps, semitone: Hello,Roark,...,I don t recall any specific machines,(other than an old AIWA Pro deck I had,it had continuesly variable pitch +/- 15%),and,my Teacs,an old Grundig, etc.,but I m going to say most Proffessional machines had some sort of ability to vary the speed...

Home Recording: Variable speed tape recorder, half steps, question thanks
half steps, question thanks, speed speed: Hi Roark- Absolutely, as the pitch also goes up/down. Trick recording of the past i.e. the Chipmunks were done. In their case, the tracks were recorded at regular (not sure of the speed) speed, but voices were provided at half the speed. It would have...

Home Recording: VHS TAPE TO DVD, video capture card, analogue signal
video capture card, analogue signal, video cables: Hi Ken Convert VHS Tapes Into DVDs/VCDs Do you have lots of old VHS tapes at home that are taking up too much space? Are you concerned that VHS tapes will downgrade over time? If so, then your answer the answer to your problem is PowerProducer. With...

Home Recording: Video, video guy, quality settings
video guy, quality settings, video file: Hello,James,...I m really not a video guy ,but I can tell you to use the highest quality settings your program of choice offers.Stay away from anything with .MP in the file extension,as that will be a lossy,(compresses the file,taking away information,and,Never...

Home Recording: Video Recording, cordless keyboard, keyboard port
cordless keyboard, keyboard port, dvd camcoder: Hey Clinton, if you mean the USB port which is rectangular in shape, then it shouldn t be a problem. If you re talking about an actual keyboard port which is a round connector, then no, it s not possible. Hope that helps, if you ahve any more questions, just...

Home Recording: Video, composite input, dedicated system
composite input, dedicated system, video type: Hi Rock, If you just want to do one VHS movie, it s probably not worth buying a dedicated system, but if your video card doesn t have an S-Video or composite input, and of course your VCR won t have a USB output cable, I ve never heard of one of those,...

Home Recording: Vintage Drum sound?, audio engineering society, college radio station
audio engineering society, college radio station, room mics: Hi Chris- Not that I d recommend this, but compression was used in the overhead(s) for miking the drums as can be heard on many records. This was mainly a time of monoural recording. Lar Hi again, Chris- After doing some more research, I also found...

Home Recording: Vinyl to hard disk recording, radio shack stores, rca pin
radio shack stores, rca pin, bedroom dj: Hi Paul- I enjoy your humor... what a hoot! As far as my knowledge about digital pc s, it s quite limited (for I am an analogue guy). But I do make CDs from tapes, and occasionally vinyl... so here goes. From your aux out of your deck, go into the aux/line...

Home Recording: Virtual audio studio, free recording software, little red dot
free recording software, little red dot, anvil studio: Hello,James,...,Try that website, software4free.org .You should know that,software that was Free,may not be free any more,(such as,cool edit pro),bought by,Adobe,and,now called Adobe audition.I wanted to also say,the mixing of multiple sound sources,will...

Home Recording: Vocal editing, happy hunting, vocal recording
happy hunting, vocal recording, vocal track: Hi Admiral N- Editing a vocal track is not about singing in tune. You may use a harmonizer for that purpose. That s a bit touchy, but after you use it for a while it gets easier. We used a brand known as Eventide. Digitech makes one as well as others...

Home Recording: Vocal levels go up and down!, dell dimension 3000, level volume
dell dimension 3000, level volume, dell dimension: Hi Franklyn, What software are you using on the PC? Most software should let you automate the level / volume of each channel so it is like manipulating faders but much more accurately. In Audacity (which is a free download) you can accomplish this using...

Home Recording: Vocal Recording, karaoke software, vocal instructor
karaoke software, vocal instructor, singing classes: Hi Carolyn, you might be able to use some kind of Karaoke software to get the job done, but I can t help you in that department. One thing you can do is to get a chromatic guitar tuner & use it to make sure you are hitting the right notes, but it s been my...

Home Recording: Vocals, presonus firebox, google search
presonus firebox, google search, condenser mic: Hey Jaydee, the amount of typing I would have to do in order to help you out would be overwhelming, so instead, I m gonna give you 2 tips that will cover all the ground possible at the point in the game & after that, it s really a matter of you finding what...

Home Recording: Voice artist demo and home recording, professional recording studio, initial demo
professional recording studio, initial demo, quality impression: Hi Finney, those are the more budget conscious choices that I was recommending. These items are entry level professional, that s why I first suggested that you might want to book time in a recording studio that specializes in voiceover work instead. The only...

Home Recording: Voice over artist starting out at home, rca cables, computer sound cards
rca cables, computer sound cards, adobe audition: Hello,Guy,First,lets try the rcas.Do they have a 1/8 inch stereo mini plug on one end,because,most computer sound cards only have 1/8 inch jacks.So,..,one end of each cable,(input,and,output,),should have a-right- red rca,and a-left- white rca,the other end...

Home Recording: Voice recording to minidisc, sony mini disc, dynamic mic
sony mini disc, dynamic mic, diaphragms: Charlie- This may be touchy. First, I m assuming that the mic is a Dynamic mic, which is (a transducer) a reverse speaker... both speakers/mics having magnets, coils and diaphragms. Condensers are different, being battery powered. This could possibly work,...

Home Recording: variable speed player, pitch change, various file formats
pitch change, various file formats, google: Hi Roy, Thank you for writing. One of the best programs out there, which also happens to be inexpensive and user-friendly, is: TRANSKRIBER I suggest you Google it, use a search engine, there are various sources out there where you can get that program....

Home Recording: vinyl to cd NO out put plug, rca pin, rca plugs
rca pin, rca plugs, male rca: Hi Maxine- Just hook up the turntable and listen for the signal. If the sound is thin and low (almost like a transistor radio), then it s an indication that you probably need a preamp. Be sure to save your receipt should you need to return it. I tried...

Home Recording: vinyl transfer to digital, delaney bramlett, van dyke parks
delaney bramlett, van dyke parks, doug ingle: Hi Lee- I m assuming after you read my past sites, then you know what to do. Let me know otherwise. Artists from the 70 s: Not necessarily whole groups(no longer existing) but Tim Bogert, Lolly Vegas from Redbone, Delaney Bramlett, Ted Nugent, Lowell...

Home Recording: vocal recording, yamaha aw4416, vocal standards
yamaha aw4416, vocal standards, signal chain: Hi Eamonn- I did some research on the Behringer B2 Pro studio mic, and found myself impressed at the dual capsule feature. However I have not used this mic myself, but am quite curious of it s function. I don t understand the problems you re experiencing......

Home Recording: vocal stuff, condenser mic, pre amp
condenser mic, pre amp, b singer: Hi Louis- Thanks a heap! You say that I don t have enough knowledge in my craft? This is an insult and I take negative feedback like yours personally. Okay, verses before chouses... perhaps panning the background vocals on the left, NOT the right. That...

Home Recording: vocals, seth riggs, barbra streisand
seth riggs, barbra streisand, dick grove: Hey Dan- Don t necessarily look toward engineers for help. They ve got other stuff to do. Check out vocal coach Seth Riggs in the Wilshire/Highland area... or on the net. He has instructional CDs out. Some of his well known students include Barbra Streisand,...

Home Recording: voice to cd recording, desktop microphone, usb microphone
desktop microphone, usb microphone, cd burning software: Hi Kirsten, I m going to assume you have a computer to accomplish this. There are other ways to record onto CD directly but it requires more equipment, meaning more $$$ to spend. Firstly you need a method for getting your voice onto your PC. The easiest...

Home Recording: voice recording setup using PC, home recording studio, akhilesh
home recording studio, akhilesh, pc laptop: Hi Akhilesh, you should check out M-Audio s line of products. They offer several different packages that will help you record & mix on your laptop. Here s a link to some of their products: http://www.m-audio.com/index.php?do=products.list&ID=mobileinterfaces...

Home Recording: Windows Media Player11, program switch, windows media player
program switch, windows media player, peace: Hi Kat, I switched to Mac years ago & don t use PC s anymore, so I m not really sure if you can or not, but I doubt it. I would suggest that you download iTunes & do it all from there. Nice & easy! Hope that helps, if you have any other questions, just drop...

Home Recording: Windows Movie Maker, windows movie maker, trash bin
windows movie maker, trash bin, computer search: Hello,Taylor,...,you may find it,by searching for all untitled videos,you may find it in the trash bin,or,worst of all,it may be gone forever.I suggest doing a computer search.Now if you didnt save it before accidentally closing the program ,and,it had not...

Home Recording: Windows media player, xmas tunes, xmas music
xmas tunes, xmas music, whole library: Hi D. Clay- I also download music files (Bearshare) including Xmas tunes. I use Musicmatch myself, not Windows media player or anything else. So in my case (I have cable), I d probably bite the bullet and re-download the Xmas tunes... if that s the only...

Home Recording: Is Wink Jr. Right?, cda format, cda files
cda format, cda files, pcm data: Hello,Bob,...,I m going to say Wink is probably right.Have you looked into the program you are using to rip files with,it may be where the faults are coming from.I don t rip files myself so I don t use any rip software. But digital audio is pretty cut,and,dried...

Home Recording: w/ mic, midi-disc, laptop ; industry questions, mz n707 sony, sony net md walkman
mz n707 sony, sony net md walkman, mini disc player: Hello,Jason,...1st,go to software4free.org,and,download a copy of audacity;a free audio recording program,(like a multi -track recorder for your computer.No you won t want to record the sum of yourself singing to a backing track in a room,as it will not sound...

Home Recording: warm vocal sounds, mic preamp, analog mix
mic preamp, analog mix, vocal tone: this is not a simple easily answered question. for one thing, I m not even sure what warm is or if it s desirable. a good part of a GOOD vocal sound is a good microphone. After that a good mic preamp (or console) I would start with the best...

Home Recording: windows media player, copying cd, music manager
copying cd, music manager, windows media player: Hi Dave, have you tried using iTunes? I ve used it with the iRiver music manager before & it worked fine. With iTunes, you import files from CD to your library automatically, so I think if you tried that, you d have a much easier time with it. If you need...

Home Recording: Xfer to old albums to ipod, dell xps, audio technica
dell xps, audio technica, new dell: Hi Mike, If you read though some of my previous answers, I ve covered this a few times, but basically getting vinyl converted to digital format is covered by an article I wrote for Helium: http://www.helium.com/tm/214414 There s some other articles...

Home Recording: XLR Condensor Mic Gain Levels, condensor microphone, behringer eurorack
condensor microphone, behringer eurorack, condenser mic: Hey RyRy, you should start with everything set to unity gain or zero. (Same thing) you may have to back the gain level off a bit. Also, make sure if you re using a condenser mic, that you don t sing too close to it. You should have a pop screen in front of...

Home Recording: -, bass drums, guitar track
bass drums, guitar track, free demo: Hello,Mahbod,go to Rayzoon.com,and,check out their jamstix program,you can download a free demo.it is pretty cool,it will follow your guitar track,and,is programmed to sound like a Human,Not a machine.Costs about a 100.00 for the full program.You Do have an...

Home Recording: xfer of records to ipod, jason fryer, dell xps
jason fryer, dell xps, new dell: Hey Mike, first I d suggest you pick up a dedicated USB/Firewire audio interface so that you don t introduce any unwanted noise into the signal path, then you ll need some RCA to 1/4 mono/mono cables to go from your turntable to your PC. I d also suggest...

Home Recording: xlr mic to a pc, mxl 990 condenser mic, mxl 990 condenser microphone
mxl 990 condenser mic, mxl 990 condenser microphone, jason fryer: Hey 15, here s a few links to online sellers: http://www.musiciansfriend.com/product/Behringer-Xenyx-1002?sku=631264 http://www.zzounds.com/item--BEHUB1002 http://www.samedaymusic.com/product--BEHXENYX1002FX Hope that helps, if you have any other...

Home Recording: Yamaha AW16G Digital Workstation Hard Drive, yamaha aw16g, hitachi travelstar
yamaha aw16g, hitachi travelstar, clam shell: Hello,Bud,...,Youve really answered this your self.You are going to have to open the case,and,if you are not comfortable doing so,you will need someone who is electro-mechanically inclined.Most of these devices are well thought out,as far as construction goes,however,there...

Home Recording: yamaha drum recording, kick snare, behringer mixer
kick snare, behringer mixer, drum recording: Hey Dan, I would advise against the Behringer mixer package. The USB interface is only stereo. That means that your drums get mixed down to stereo once you start recording. So, if your snare is too loud in the mix, re-record the drums. For drum recording you...

Home Schooling: Homeshcooling Yourself, costs money, answer key
costs money, answer key, couple times: Hi David, Before you can begin, you need to do several things: 1. Talk with your parents. Homeschooling costs money, will take their time, and they are ultimately responsible for your education. Are they on board? Do they want to homeschool you? 2. Check...

Home Schooling: Home schooling Special needs/ testing, homeschool support group, children autism
homeschool support group, children autism, special needs children: Hi, Sharron. Sorry for taking a while to answer your question; work has kept me very busy lately. I am not aware of a Federal law applying to all states that homeschooled students at certain ages must be tested. Homeschooling laws are different in each...

Home Schooling: Can i home school myself at 15? In australia?, severe depression, homeschoolers
severe depression, homeschoolers, grade 9: Dear Abbey, I ve taken much longer than I normally do to answer your question. I wanted to make sure I gave it a good review and answer honestly. I went through something similar to what you are experiencing. I moved at grade 10 at age 15 across the country...

Home Schooling: Advice for a homeschooling father, starting to homeschool, new homeschoolers
starting to homeschool, new homeschoolers, preparing to homeschool: Dear Christian, It sounds like you re getting prepared to homeschool. I think your book selections are great. These should provide a solid foundation. Here a few suggestions: 100 Top Picks For Homeschool Curriculum: Choosing The Right Curriculum And...

Home Schooling: First Time Homeschooler-Curriculum Confusion, grace llewellyn, time homeschooler
grace llewellyn, time homeschooler, higher mathematics: First of all, congratulations on your new and exciting life! I m not sure what the state requirements are for Maine. Usually, you do not have to purchase a specific set of curriculum. High school is a bit trickier than elementary, as some states do...

Home Schooling: starting homeschool mid year, georgia homeschooling, local support group
georgia homeschooling, local support group, homeschooling laws: Yes, you definitely have the right to remove your son from public school even mid-year. The process might prove more challenging than if you made the decision in the summer between school terms, but since the situation is so bad there is no reason to wait....

Home Schooling: homeschooling, high school diploma, highschool diploma
high school diploma, highschool diploma, homeschool parent: Hi Stacey! Homeschooling is a great option for parents whose children have health concerns. My oldest child is deathly allergic to peanuts and we are thankful we have the opportunity to homeschool him. As a homeschool parent, you will issue your child...

Home Schooling: credits, school homeschool, algebra class
school homeschool, algebra class, pre algebra: Dear Jennifer, I m not going to be able to answer your question very well. The laws surrounding whether or not your child will be able to count the failed class as credit, or be required to retake the class in order to complete the credits for high school....

Home Schooling: 3 kids to homeschool!, preschool curriculum
preschool curriculum: When choosing curriculum, I think the best place to start is to think about how your kids learn, what you want to teach them, and how you want to teach them. What are your children s learning styles? Do they learn through listening and talking things out,...

Home Schooling: changing and time, homeschooling, gifted homeschooling
homeschooling, gifted homeschooling, homeschool schedules: Hi Pete! It sounds like you have a very bright child on your hands. I am sure you will have fun homeschoolng her. Getting started is easy. Simply pick a program, and start teaching. When choosing a program, you will want to think about your daughter...

Home Schooling: international home schooling, homeschooling, homeschooling curriculum
homeschooling, homeschooling curriculum, international homeschooling: Hi Noelle! I m sorry your daughter is not receiving an education that s up to your standards. I think homeschooling would be a great option for her. There are homeschoolers in Jamaica, but I was not able to find any information about Jamaica s homeschool...

Home Schooling: Starting a school in the church, homeschool support group, local community college
homeschool support group, local community college, parent volunteers: There are a few key bits of info that I d need to more accurately give feedback. First, are you talking about starting a homeschool support group/co-op school at your church or starting a private school? Those two options differ greatly. Starting a homeschool...

Home Schooling: Home Schooling Disaster, ur school, u turn
Home Schooling: Home Schooling Disaster, ur school, u turn, isabella

Home Schooling: Home Schooling Disaster, good education, arguement
good education, arguement, brother and sister: First of all, Isabella, I feel your frustration--when people in the same family have differing views about what’s best, it can be awfully difficult to reach a compromise that is acceptable to everyone involved. My first recommendation is that you and your...

Home Schooling: number of children home schooled, homeschooling, homeschooling statistics
homeschooling, homeschooling statistics, homeschooling research: Hi Darrell! The National Home Education Research Institute is one of the leading conductors of homeschooling research. According to their studies, there were approximately 2 million homeschooled children during the 2005-2006 school year, and the number...

Home Schooling: Working Papers, 15 year olds, business licenses
15 year olds, business licenses, working papers: I m not sure what state you re in, so I don t know exactly what sort of working papers you are referring to. In our state, a person 16 and older may find a job without any sort of additional paperwork by their school district. 14 and 15 year olds, do need...

Home Schooling: Financial Help for home schools, homeschool resource centers, full time equivalent
homeschool resource centers, full time equivalent, full time job: The situation greatly varies from state to state. Most states have an option for charter schools, which would require that you form a non-profit school I believe. You would then be entitled to the FTE money (full time equivalent) in the same amount that...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling and High school, high school education, school peers
high school education, school peers, homeschooling experience: Hi, Lea. Wow, that’s a big question! I’m always a bit hesitant to speak “for homeschooling” when people ask me about my experience. That’s not because it was a bad experience; overall, it was right for me. But I’m just one person; everyone is different. Where...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling and High school, grace llewellyn, high school education
grace llewellyn, high school education, homeschool education: Hi- I don t have any experience at all with homeschool requirements outside of the US. I would recommend picking up Grace Llewellyn s book The Teenage Liberation Handbook. You ll find it chock full of super helpful information. In the US, homeschool...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling and High school, homeschooling high school, homeschool high school
homeschooling high school, homeschool high school: Hi Lea, I think it s great that you are considering homeschooling for high school. Homeschooling gives teens more freedom and control. You will have more time to pursue your interests and you will have an opportunity to choose what you will study. A popular...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling and University, math algebra, local support group
math algebra, local support group, high school education: Your welcome. One final suggestion. If you are planning on going to university in the States, then I recommend taking some classes at a local community college. For example, my sister (who also homeschooled through high school) took College Algebra, English...

Home Schooling: Starting homeschool for my 7th grade daughter., homeschooling, homeschooling methods
homeschooling, homeschooling methods, homeschooling curriculum: Hi Anna! The steps to getting started in homeschooling are very simple. Start by understanding your state s laws, then figure out how you want to teach your child, choose and purchase a curriculum, and find a homeschool support group. Michigan is one...

Home Schooling: Computer Programs to Test Reading Comprehension, accelerated reader program, reading comprehension
accelerated reader program, reading comprehension, classical piano: Hi, Maria, You ask some good questions. :) Ultimately the decision about whether to homeschool both your daughters is up to you. Ask your other daughter why she wants to stay in school. If the reason is her friends, then assure her that there are plenty...

Home Schooling: getting high school credit for homeschooling, alger learning center, state superintendent of education
alger learning center, state superintendent of education, there some kind: Hi- This could be a tough one. Things get a little trickier when you re dealing with high school grade levels. Not knowing your state requirements puts me (and my response) at a disadvantage, but the first thing that I would do is to call the State...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, homeschooling support group, homeschooling laws
homeschooling support group, homeschooling laws, mohamad: Hi, Mohamad. First of all, I’m sorry I took so long to answer your question. I’ve just been busy working. I’m not sure from your question if you are homeschooling now, or are just thinking about it. The short answer is that yes, you certainly can homeschool...

Home Schooling: Partial Homeschooling, homeschooling, homeschool
homeschooling, homeschool: Hi Lauren, Partial homeschooling is a great option if it is offered by your local school district. However, New York is one of the more strict states in terms of homeschooling laws, so it may be difficult to set up a partial homeschooling arrangement if...

Home Schooling: Reading Software, accelerated reader program, reading software
accelerated reader program, reading software, classical piano: If you re interested in purchasing a program, there are tons available online--just google some of the key words (accelerated reading homeschool cd and so forth) and you ll find a wide selection. If you d rather not purchase something--try scholastic.com...

Home Schooling: Friends/social skills, homeschooling friends, homeschooling social life
homeschooling friends, homeschooling social life, public school vs homeschool: Dear Emily, I am SO glad you asked this question! I just had a recent experience that will help illustrate my answer on this subject that I would like to share with you. But first, I ll give my thoughts on your question. Time spent in a homeschooling...

Home Schooling: Homeschool for one child, homeschooling, homeschool
homeschooling, homeschool, home school: Hi Emily! I think it is great that you are taking the time to consider the needs of each one of your children. Children are unique individuals and what works well for one may not work well for another. There are many families who choose to homeschool...

Home Schooling: Homeschooled, runningstart, diploma?, high school diploma, local school district
high school diploma, local school district, ring binder: Dear Cathy, You should DEFINITELY keep your paperwork for this semester. You need to keep your coursework with you until you graduate and have your high school diploma. This is a just in case for you -- what if you move, the law changes, or if the local...

Home Schooling: help, rebecca rupp, homeschooling curricula
rebecca rupp, homeschooling curricula, cathy duffy: Dear Adam, Personally I have used very few homeschooling curricula that were non religious. Of those that I did use, they were specific to Greek & Latin roots, foreign language, high school science, etc. However, there are some great resources that I can...

Home Schooling: home schooling requirements, public library system, saxon algebra
public library system, saxon algebra, homeschooling experience: There are a lot of ways in which I might answer this query, so I ll try to just give a brief summary of several points or issues. First, I m wondering if homeschooling is new to this family or if they re veterans? Sometimes it takes a couple of years to...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, homeschooling support group, distance learning programs
homeschooling support group, distance learning programs, school www: Hi, Michelle. Thanks for your question. You certainly can homeschool your children, and there a many resources online that can help you out. I’m not aware of any specific free online programs, but there are quite a few relatively affordable distance learning...

Home Schooling: homeschooling a teen in Tennessee, homeschooling students, library sales
homeschooling students, library sales, chioce: Hi, Camilla, It sounds to me like they re jerking you around (they may have concluded you re vulnerable and afraid of them.) I guess it depends on how you argue with them. You have to stand up to them, and refuse to give them ANY information whatsoever....

Home Schooling: Need Help with Math, everyday math program, math tutor
everyday math program, math tutor, math score: No problem, it s much better to have more details than too few. I m going to have a long answer, much longer than yours...so don t worry. Your daughter s situation is one of the biggest complaints about public school--due to the design of the system in...

Home Schooling: teaching history, language arts curriculum, american girl dolls
language arts curriculum, american girl dolls, history offerings: Hi- So sorry to be getting back so late... I didn t receive notification of this question. I m sorry that I can t be of more help, but I ve never used religious curriculum. Perhaps you could try www.rainbowresource.com as they have a wide variety of religious...

Home Schooling: Unschooling?, homeschool support group, grace llewellyn
homeschool support group, grace llewellyn, teenage liberation handbook: Hi, Rose. The short answer to your question is that yes, if you re really serious about unschooling, you can take charge and make it happen. Here s a three-step action plan: 1. Read the book The Teenage Liberation Handbook by Grace Llewellyn. 2. Have...

Home Schooling: grandparents homeschooling grandchild, state superintendent, state laws
state superintendent, state laws, homeschooling: I guess I m a bit confused...Do you reside in the same state as your grandchild? If not, it seems as though it would be fairly difficult to homeschool unless it was all online. But regardless, my understanding is that you would need to follow the laws of...

Home Schooling: Homeschool curriculum question, new yourk IHIP, homeschool laws
new yourk IHIP, homeschool laws: Hi Melody! Here is some general information about the Individualized Home Instruction Plan that is required in your state: http://www.nyhen.org/SED-QA.htm#IHIP http://homeschooling.families.com/blog/ihips-quarterlies-and-attendance-oh-my-part-2-ihips...

Home Schooling: home schooling, homeschool, home school
homeschool, home school, homeschooling: Hi Terrence, By your question, How do you argue home schooling? I assume you are wanting to know how to defend homeschooling to those who are against it. I normally try not to argue with other people about homeschooling because I have found those debates...

Home Schooling: Questions about Calgary, Alberta homeschooling;, homeschooling support group, calgary alberta
homeschooling support group, calgary alberta, grade 9: Hi, Jessica. Yes, you certainly can start homeschooling anytime. Starting at the start of a new semester is a good idea, though, since it will make the transition a bit neater. I don t have good answers for your other questions, because I don t know what...

Home Schooling: US citizen abroad in high school, english language schools, purchase curriculum
english language schools, purchase curriculum, girls 16 years: Hi, Lubna. Thanks for your question. I have to admit, I m a bit out of touch about current trends in homeschoolers applying for college. Based on what I do know, though, I think either of the two possibilities you re considering--accredited distance learning...

Home Schooling: High school Homeschooling, high school diploma, language arts test
high school diploma, language arts test, university of nevada at las vegas: I think it really varies college to college. A Jr. or community college doesn t usually even require an SAT or a High School diploma of any sort. A state university will usually require a high school diploma along with a copy of transcripts outlining all...

Home Schooling: working while studing, homeschooling groups, homeschooling laws
homeschooling groups, homeschooling laws, full time work: I have no idea what the homeschooling laws are pertaining to your country. The whole concept of HOME schooling is that you learn at your home with private curriculum taught by parents. If you are able to handle a full time work load while completing your...

Home Schooling: Begin Home/unschooling in High School, dull books, carnegie mellon
dull books, carnegie mellon, cumulative gpa: Hi, Bella, You re old enough to have thought a few things out. I agree with you about school. Don t worry too much about places like Yale. They re learning that homeschoolers make good college students. I don t know how receptive a particular school is,...

Home Schooling: Begin Home/unschooling in High School, john taylor gatto, grace llewellyn
john taylor gatto, grace llewellyn, dull books: Oh I love your question! You sound like an excellent candidate for unskooling. Right away, I d recommend a few books. You should check out some of John Taylor Gatto s books--Dumbing Us Down has a pretty good selection of his essays. Also John Holt is...

Home Schooling: School Certificate, new south wales australia, new south wales
Home Schooling: School Certificate, new south wales australia, new south wales, south wales australia

Home Schooling: group homeschool, homeschool program, rote memorization
homeschool program, rote memorization, quantum leap: The short answer is yes. The long answer could be much longer. To begin with, this may not be legal in your state--mostly because what you re suggesting is an illegal charter school, not because you re homeschooling other kids (which is usually legal)....

Home Schooling: High School Un/Homeschool Option, homeschooling in highschool, homeschooling and college
homeschooling in highschool, homeschooling and college, homeschool vs unschool: HI Bella, WOW. You crammed so many questions - be prepared for a very long answer! First things first. You need to look up what the laws are for your state. You can do this at www.hslda.org. The reason this is so important is that laws vary from state...

Home Schooling: High School Un/homeschooling, school graduation requirements, high school graduation
school graduation requirements, high school graduation, high school graduation requirements: Unschooling is a form of homeschooling and you can combine the two - a little formal curriculum combined with independent study. Many homeschoolers take community college classes, sometimes they can even count as college credit, besides high school graduation...

Home Schooling: Home/unschooling Option in High School, grace llewellyn, homeschooling book
grace llewellyn, homeschooling book, dull books: First of all, thanks for your question. You sound like a very intelligent, self-determined individual and I’m sure you will choose the right path for yourself, whatever you decide to do. It’s definitely possible to homeschool and get a well-rounded education,...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling by grandparents., homeschool support group, homeschooling regulations
homeschool support group, homeschooling regulations, best of luck: Hi, Robert. I’m actually not familiar with homeschooling regulations in Florida, so I’m going to suggest that you check with a local homeschool support group. The folks who belong to these groups will know about legalities in your state, and should be able...

Home Schooling: School Certificate, home education association, school certificates
home education association, school certificates, school certificate: Dear Phil, I m not sure what you mean by school certificate. Is that a transcript proving that you ve completed classes and the grades you received? Overall, I m not sure that you can do two years in the same year. Why are you repeating year 10 if you ve...

Home Schooling: group homeschooling, homeschool resource center, charter school law
homeschool resource center, charter school law, time emma: First of all, it sounds like a marvelous plan and I wish you every success with it. I don t know what your state laws are, but it sounds as though you have researched it enough to know that what you are proposing isn t obviously prohibited. I am currently...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, world war ii, homeschooling laws
world war ii, homeschooling laws, tutoring service: Dear Tara, Well, it appears you have two options. 1. Start your own official school. I cannot help you there as you will have to meet state and federal regulations. I would recommend you consult with an attorney before taking any action. 2. Homeschool...

Home Schooling: College, homeschool through high school, homeschool apply to college
homeschool through high school, homeschool apply to college: Dear Elaine, No, you are not at a disadvantage for being a homeschooler. In fact, colleges see many advantages for admitting homeschoolers. In general, homeschool kids tend to be more mature, have good study skills, and are able to make the transition to...

Home Schooling: Non-Religious Curricula, homeschool support group, secular curriculum
homeschool support group, secular curriculum, vantage points: Hi, Nancy. First of all, I’d like to apologize for taking so long to respond to your question. It’s been a busy few weeks for me. Now, on to your question. I’m actually not familiar with pre-packaged curriculum; when I was being homeschooled my parents...

Home Schooling: tempera paints, maryann kohl, children's art
maryann kohl, children's art, art: If it was a huge downpour, it would wash away to a faded level. If it was just wet , it would stay longer. Tempera is very much something that dissolves in water. You might look into BioColors from Discount School Supply. They are kind of plastic...

Home Schooling: i want to teach myself mathematics, saxon math, homeschooler
saxon math, homeschooler, google: hamad, Thank you for the very kind rating! Try using Google to search for the book. Use these search terms: saxon trigonometry. Like I said, I don t know how readily you might get it shipped, but you may be able to work something out. It might take a...

Home Schooling: can i home school myself in australia for years 10 11 and 12, old baby girl, homeschooling association
old baby girl, homeschooling association, month old baby: Dear Renata, Absolutely you can homeschool yourself to finish your education. Australia has a national homeschooling association that can help you understand what resources are available, what the regulations are for Australia, and even local support and...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, learning styles, home schooling
learning styles, home schooling, populations: There is no best way to homeschool. It is a very individualized process for each family, and within each family to each student--that is why it is so successful. We each have different teaching and learning styles and the flexibility homeschooling provides...

Home Schooling: High School Credit for Home School, charter schools, leginfo
charter schools, leginfo, revised code of washington: Hi Patsy- I m sorry that I can t be of more help. The answer to your question varies greatly from state to state and even district to district. For instance, California has charter schools and my home state (Washington) does not...you wouldn t believe...

Home Schooling: HS out of our country, regional australia, best bet
regional australia, best bet, international groups: My family lives in Australia and I have been homeschooling my son for about 6 months and he will be completing year 1 this year. I have been looking at all of the curriculums online and am amazed at what is available. Can I choose a curriculum that is not...

Home Schooling: scholorship, groun, homeschoolers
groun, homeschoolers, pell grant: Hello, allison, It is possible for homeschoolers to get scholarships. Thinking on this is shifting, and some colleges are learning that homeschoolers usually make very good students. However, what I suggest is that you ask the colleges you are considering...

Home Schooling: home schooling, full time job, school dances
full time job, school dances, different city: Hi, Katina, I answered this question last night. Did you get my answer? Let me know. I said, That is a question you will have to ask your school. You haven t told me where you are attending or anything, but they d be the people to ask. Good luck! ...

Home Schooling: home schooling, homeschooling high school, independent study
homeschooling high school, independent study: Hi Katina, First, I want to apologize for taking so long to answer you. We just had a new baby over the holidays, and things are busy around here! If you are a senior and right on track to graduate, I am curious as to why you would want to pursue independent...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, social studies history, local school district
social studies history, local school district, chapter 28a: Hi- I also live in Washington state and am pretty familiar with the requirements. Technically in order to homeschool, you ll need to: -file an intent to homeschool form at the beginning of each year with your school district beginning when your...

Home Schooling: Keystone National High School, homeschool support group, keystone national high school
homeschool support group, keystone national high school, admission offices: Hi, Rachel. Thanks for your question. Here are a few ideas I have. 1. Is buying your son a computer an option for you? Small laptops, called netbooks, have come down a lot in price the past few years. If he decides to stick it out in public school, having...

Home Schooling: Should I?, homeschooling, homeschool
homeschooling, homeschool: Hi Shannon, I am sorry you are having so much trouble at school. It does sound like homeschooling might be an improvement for you. I would suggest getting as much information as possible about homeschooling so that you can share it with your mom and...

Home Schooling: college admissions help!, sarah lawrence college, yearbook club
sarah lawrence college, yearbook club, brick and mortar: anthony, You re welcome! I think writing is an activity, especially if you seek to have your work published someplace. Or by being part of the writing club, I m sure they have some activities in which you can participate. The most important thing is,...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling for highschool, academic scholar, adult state
academic scholar, adult state, correspondence courses: Hello, Amber, I have been having browser problems all day (crashes) so I will approach this a little differently as a result. First, I want to ask you what your goals are, for your education. Do you just want to get a GED, do you want to go to college,...

Home Schooling: home school vs. HS accreditation, school graduation requirements, high school graduation
school graduation requirements, high school graduation, high school graduation requirements: Hi, Andy. That question is harder to answer than you might think. In the simplest sense, there need not be any practical difference. High school graduation requirements vary from state to state regardless whether a student goes to public school or homeschool....

Home Schooling: im homeschooled and i want to go to real school..?, subjective word, technical school
subjective word, technical school, homeschool: Hi, Stacy. I think you re really asking several questions, and I ll address them one at a time. First, though, I would like to challenge your presumption that homeschool is somehow less real than public school. Learning can and does happen everywhere--not...

Home Schooling: 9th 2nd semester changing to home school, home schooling program, high school diploma
home schooling program, high school diploma, accreditation programs: Hi-sorry for not getting back sooner. I will try to answer this question as best I can, but bear in mind that rules and regulations vary so much from state to state and also from district to district.. There are many other accreditation programs. Oak...

Home Schooling: American history, crispus attucks, magic treehouse series
crispus attucks, magic treehouse series, molly pitcher: First, I want to apologize for not getting back sooner. For some reason I did not receive the email notification and didn t realize there was a question pending. I ll do my best to answer the question--I am not entirely sure if you are looking for homeschool...

Home Schooling: making it work for her..., own pace, transition period
own pace, transition period, assessment test: Hi, Nikkie. Thanks for your question, and I m sorry I took so long to answer. It s been a busy few weeks for me. Before I launch into my answer, I will warn you that I come from the unschooling philosophy of homeschooling, which means I believe in child-led...

Home Schooling: Curriculum (Science), computer science programs, local community college
computer science programs, local community college, ap class: Hi Gabriella, I think part of the answer to your question lies in which degree of Computer Science you want when you grow up. But I will answer from my experience. Definitely take Honors Bio and Honors Chem in 9/10 grade. That s a great start. I would...

Home Schooling: Free Online Math Tutoring, youth librarian, local public library
youth librarian, local public library, slow response: Hi, Hector. I m sorry for my slow response; I work full time and often don t have time to answer questions until the weekend. I m not familiar enough with online math tutoring to give recommendations. My advice would be to ask the youth librarian at your...

Home Schooling: Free Online Math Tutoring, saxon math, plato system
saxon math, plato system, john saxon: Hello, Hector, You are narrowing things down quite a bit. There are also books, and in my opinion, the best educational materials readily available ARE books. Years ago, I would go to the library at the University and use the Plato system. It was noted...

Home Schooling: Homeschool, homeschooling unschooling, public school teachers
homeschooling unschooling, public school teachers, college professors: It s been several years since my daughter homeschooled herself. State laws vary. This link might help you: http://www.hslda.org/laws/default.asp or http://homeschooling.about.com/cs/gettingstarted/a/legalusa.htm My daughter didn t use curriculum. She read...

Home Schooling: Home Schooling, holt associates, question thanks
holt associates, question thanks, homeschoolers: Hi, Damon. First, my apologies for taking a while to get back to you. I work full time and had a few busy weeks. I don t actually know the answer to your question. You might try getting in touch with Pat Farenga from Holt Associates (http://holtgws.com/aboutcontactus.html)...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling Myself, high school diploma, ged test
high school diploma, ged test, personal reasons: Hello, Barbara, I sure don t blame you for not wanting to go back to public school! You are actually the ONLY person who can homeschool you! This is because you have to be willing to learn. Parents can provide opportunities for children to homeschool...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, horse to water, self control
horse to water, self control, adulthood: Hello, Savannah, In fact, you are the ONLY one who can homeschool you. You have to do the studying. Nobody can make you do that. At your age, if you have the discipline, you can do it without supervision. Spend some time pursuing studies that particularly...

Home Schooling: African American Homeschooler, african-american homeschooling, black homeschooling
african-american homeschooling, black homeschooling: Hi Ann, I am sorry it took me so long to respond to you. We now have 4 children in the family, and things have been very busy, but I have been thinking about your question for the past few days. I think you are facing several issues here that you will...

Home Schooling: where to take eoc tests, homeschooling support group, local school district
homeschooling support group, local school district, local community college: Kathy, I suggest you check with your local community college; they may offer ACT testing, or know of places other than the school that does. One of the librarians at your local library may also be able to point you in the right direction. Or, find a local...

Home Schooling: Homeschool the same as online school?, high school completion, other high school completion
high school completion, other high school completion, local community college: Probably the only option that would meet both all three criteria--online, free, self-paced would be an Arizona charter school. I imagine that you could access a list of all available programs from the state education superintendants office but here are a couple...

Home Schooling: Unschooling, school algebra, math and science
school algebra, math and science, fluency in reading: Hi, Ann. Thanks for your question. Sorry I took several days to answer… I work full time and typically do not have time until the the weekend to respond to e-mails at home. Fully answering your question is beyond the scope of an AllExperts response. An...

Home Schooling: African American vs. Caucasion respnses re:Homeschooling, homeschooling, homeschool preschool
homeschooling, homeschool preschool: Hi Tyra, I have been out of town for the past few days, and I was delighted to return and find your question. I think it is wonderful that more and more African-Americans are choosing to home school. It is unfortunate that so many in the black community...

Home Schooling: African American vs. Caucasion respnses re:Homeschooling
Home Schooling: African American vs. Caucasion respnses re:Homeschooling

Home Schooling: homeschooling at a late age, upper level mathematics, homeschooler
upper level mathematics, homeschooler, bus ride: Hi, Deb. Thanks for your question. It sounds like there are some very strong emotions at work here, which gives me pause. Not knowing any of the people involved, it would not be appropriate for me to pass judgment or suggest who is “right” or “wrong.” ...

Home Schooling: Online schooling, homeschool support group, jersey groups
homeschool support group, jersey groups, sixteen years: Hi, Brittany. Wow, it sounds like you are going through a transition in your life right now. I have to admit, I am not very familiar with the online options available these days for high-school homeschoolers. Two that I do know of are Clonlara School (http://www.clonlara.org)...

Home Schooling: free homeschooling, romalda spalding, math concept
romalda spalding, math concept, hslda: There are a couple of things you can do. One is to see if the school district will provide a tutor. You will probably need a doctor s cooperation such that the doctor will assert that your son cannot function in a classroom, to get this. The other is to undertake...

Home Schooling: reading, homeschool support group, different learning styles
homeschool support group, different learning styles, homeschooling support: Hi, Sam. Thanks for your question and my apologies for taking a few days to get back to you—I work full time and things were really busy this week. You may want to look into online homeschooling support programs like Clonara (www.clonlara.org) or SelfDesign...

Home Schooling: Homeschooled whole life, going for GED, homeschool, GED
homeschool, GED, study: Hi Alora, I m more than happy to help you with this. Getting a GED is a really important for you - it will really help with going to college or getting a job, whichever way you want to go. I think its very smart you re planning ahead - good for you! That...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling in 2 subjects only, fluent mandarin, nylearns
fluent mandarin, nylearns, ciai: Hello! Sorry for not getting back to you sooner. I would suggest a two part plan. First, visit your state website listing the NY learning standards. This might be the page: http://www.nylearns.org/module/standards/Search.aspx or maybe here: http://www.p12.nysed.gov/ciai/pub/publote.html...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling in 2 subjects only, homeschool support group, fluent mandarin
homeschool support group, fluent mandarin, crazy couple: Hi, Hank. First, I’d like to apologize for taking so long to answer your question. I work full time and it’s been a crazy couple weeks. The best advice I can offer is for you to find a homeschool support group local to your area and connect with folks...

Home Schooling: Science activities and kits, friendly school, science activities
friendly school, science activities, little contact: Hello, Alice, My computer is giving me trouble, so I can t do any research online right now. I am not familiar with what all is in the state of California (it s a big place). However, I can offer you some suggestions on ways to find the information you...

Home Schooling: Online Homeschool, dozens upon dozens, geometry honors
dozens upon dozens, geometry honors, transfer questions: If there are, I am unaware of them. Usually advanced high school students just begin taking college classes, and the parent counts them as they want (standard curricular, honors, etc). I know that at Ivy Tech (I teach there) we have dozens upon dozens of...

Home Schooling: Questions to help me in my research paper, writing a research paper, religious family
writing a research paper, religious family, social behaviors: There are many benefits to homeschooling, and they vary according to the reasons one chooses to homeschool. For a religious family, being able to incorporate scripture into their lessons and education might be of huge benefit. In some areas, the schools are...

Home Schooling: International Home Schooling, home school options, us education system
home school options, us education system, hslda: Hi Myeoung, I am sorry it took me so long to answer your question. We just added a fifth child to our family, and things have been busy. This question is outside of my expertise, but you may be able to find some of the answers you are looking for here:...

Home Schooling: Unschooling
Hi Tahj, Unschooling can take so many shapes and forms -- it kind of depends on what resources you have available to you. Here is a list of recommendations: -Go to concerts, symphonies, performances, etc. Watch music of all types happen in real life. The...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling (general)
Hi, Tamara. Thanks for your question. It s a big one! I could write a book about how homeschooling positively affected my life. But instead, I m going to recommend that you read some books on the learning theory behind homeschooling/unschooling. John Holt...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling Inquiry
Hello, Kamal, I owe you an apology. I discovered the problem with my being Mrs. Goltz and hopefully, I have corrected it. Please do not quote me as Mrs. Goltz, however. There is a reason why I need to remain relatively anonymous. You may quote my background...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, homeschooling, Canada
homeschooling, Canada: Hi, Cecilia. Thanks for your question, and my apologies for being a bit slow to respond. I m not that familiar with homeschooling requirements in Canada (have lived in the U.S. my whole life, and that s what I know). But I m guessing it s much like in the...

Home Schooling: Home school 6 yr old
Hello, Ed, I am not familiar with Texas law with respect to homeschooling. Undoubtedly a search on the internet will turn up the required information. The homeschooling legal defense association (too late in the evening for my brain to come up with the...

Home Schooling: Slow Thinking or slow learner
Hello, Ester, Mostly, this is outside my area of expertise. That said, here is what you can do. You can ask a local psychiatrist if he or she can administer the test. You can also ask the school district to recommend someone. They may have a staff person...

Home Schooling: What Langusge
Hello, Gabe, I can t really tell you which language you should learn. That s a personal decision. I will tell you that Dutch is considered closer to English than many languages, and a knowledge of German is also very helpful. Between English and knowledge...

Home Schooling: ADHD/ Need Help, short attention span, auto repair manual
short attention span, auto repair manual, adhd symptoms: Dear Flip, It sounds like you are going through a challenging time. Before I launch into my answer, I d like to put in a disclaimer. I generally have a hard time with labels like ADHD. This is not to say that I do not believe that people learn in different...

Home Schooling: Appropriate art venue for youngest daughter, maryann kohl, plaster figures
maryann kohl, plaster figures, letter shapes: Oh my goodness, I missed giving you your reply. Please forgive me. You are right...summer is different, and i was lost in other things. I think the approach you are taking is wonderful. You are giving her the freedom to explore and discover art and drawing...

Home Schooling: academic progress requirements for homeschooled children, childhood epilepsy, sylvan learning center
childhood epilepsy, sylvan learning center, homeschooled children: Hi Laurie, I am not sure that a standard school setting is the answer. Your step daughter may backslide even more in a standard school setting because of the many distractions there. Your step daughter obviously needs extra help. If her mother could see she...

Home Schooling: art loving 4, 5 and 7 year olds, pencil crayons, pen pencil
pencil crayons, pen pencil, colored pencils: Please forgive this short note. My husband just came home from an emergency hospital stay and I m foggy and disconnected, as you can imagine. So....I suggest you visit my website http://www.brightring.com and look at my books and also my free actvities...

Home Schooling: Background, homeschool legal defense, homeschool movement
homeschool legal defense, homeschool movement, teaching credential: Hi Neka, The best place to get the kind of information that you are looking for is from The Homeschool Legal Defense: hslda.org . They have been involved in the homeschool movement pretty much from the beginning. The person to contact there is the president...

Home Schooling: May I begin at the end of the school year?, destrehan louisiana, homeschool laws
destrehan louisiana, homeschool laws, state homeschool organization: Hi Jacqueline, Here is a link to view that has a link to your state s homeschool laws: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources/local/LA.php . Click under state laws. I reviewed your state laws, and as far as I could see, there isn t any thing there that would...

Home Schooling: blending sounds, time debbie, letters and sounds
time debbie, letters and sounds, old books: Hi there,...were on vacation and just got to your question.The only way I may be of help to you is to get to my basement and see if I have some old books on blending..just give me a day or two. I will be glad to send them to you, no cost other than shipping...I...

Home Schooling: bored gifted child, stay at home mom, christianbook com
stay at home mom, christianbook com, cynthia tobias: Dear Kay, I love your question! It sounds so familiar to me. I have met numerous (and am one) home schoolers with high IQ gifted children. It is a unique challenge whether the child is home schooled or public schooled. I have noticed personally that...

Home Schooling: From Classical to Unschooling?, classical curriculum, dining room table
classical curriculum, dining room table, classical literature: Heather, First of all, let me congratulate you on being so involved in your daughter s education, and for doing your best to keep her best interest at heart. My advice to you is to relax; your daughter is very young yet. There s plenty of time for large...

Home Schooling: Considering Home Schooling, classroom management techniques, 4th grade math
classroom management techniques, 4th grade math, education majors: Dear Colleen: Thanks for your question. FWIW, I fully support your decision to homeschool your child. You ll find that your education major won t be of much practical use in homeschooling (Other education majors inform me that most undergrad-level work...

Home Schooling: Going CRAZY!!, long periods of time, dinasours
long periods of time, dinasours, typical boy: Hi, Anae. First of all, my apologies for taking so long to respond to your question--it s been a busy week. Wow, you DO sound stressed! I guess I would first say to take a deep breath and think about what it is you want to happen and then what is actually...

Home Schooling: Creating own curriculum, peolple, typical course
peolple, typical course, teacher supply: You are correct.I have taught in a classroom of eight children where each would proceed at a different speed. As progression is made in each subject you will discover your child will learned more rapidly in some subjects because of his/her interest but allow...

Home Schooling: Curriculum, american history curriculum, grammar and composition
american history curriculum, grammar and composition, keystone high school: Hi Kim. In terms of Grammar curriculums, Keystone High School has a great course called Grammar and Composition that would be appropriate for an 8th grader. My son took it as a ninth grader and it was fantastic! In terms of American history, I taught my...

Home Schooling: college, high school diploma, ged exam
high school diploma, ged exam, homeschooled students: I must apologize that I never answered your question in August when you posted it. Somehow it seems I never got an alert question letting me know that the question was waiting for me. So, here goes. Many homeschoolers get into college without a problem,...

Home Schooling: college, high school transcripts, high school diploma
high school transcripts, high school diploma, air force academy: Hi Kristy, Colleges don t look at the student s diploma, they look at their high school transcripts and SAT scores. So here is a couple of options for you to consider: There is a book that is designed to help homeschool parents make up their high schoolers...

Home Schooling: college, high school transcript, transcipt
high school transcript, transcipt, homework: Hi Howard, It depends on the college. It is a good idea to do some homework and contact the colleges of your choice to see what they require. At the very least you will probably need to provide a transcipt of the high school courses that has been completed...

Home Schooling: costs of homeschooling, rebecca rupp, grace llewellyn
rebecca rupp, grace llewellyn, homeschooling book: First of all, kudos to you for wanting to take charge of your own education. Independent study often is much more efficient than attending school. There are many ways to homeschool, and if you re dedicated to making it work I m sure you ll find a balance that...

Home Schooling: curriculum, homeschool curriculum, art questions
homeschool curriculum, art questions, google: There are many. If you do a search on google or yahoo, you will have more than you can even look at. I have not used a particular one so am unqualified to recommend one. Sorry my answer is not much help. My exptertise is in how to encourage creativity and...

Home Schooling: curriculum, grade language arts, learning language arts
grade language arts, learning language arts, learning language arts through literature: Hi Rachel, Thanks for getting back to me. Here are my recommendations for a non religious curriculum: Math: Saxon Math, http://www.hsadvisor.com/bookstore/12th-grade/math/ . There are several listed on this page for different levels. If your student still...

Home Schooling: curriculum, saxon math, rainbow resources
saxon math, rainbow resources, math problem: There are quite a few on the market...I personally do not use the whole grade in a box concept so I cannot tell you what programs are available in that area. As far as the others, Saxon math and phonics are not only secular but are excellent programs. ...

Home Schooling: Deciding to homeschool strong willed child, john taylor gatto, strong willed child
john taylor gatto, strong willed child, stratford canada: Mindy, Take it from a mother whose son DID attend public school during both preschool and elementary years; they often don t learn good social skills there. I think our children are born with personalities and we can t change some basic things about them....

Home Schooling: Difference between/use of acrylic vs. tempera, tempera paints, tempera paint
tempera paints, tempera paint, acrylic paints: --- HELLO, Kathleen ~ Perhaps I can help. I don t know the chemical differences (does anyone??? :o), but it boils down to this: tempera paints will dissolve in water or rub off, whereas acrylic paints are waterproof and permanent. They are like a...

Home Schooling: Diploma, homeschooling support group, high school diploma
homeschooling support group, high school diploma, homeschooled students: Laws and policies vary widely from state to state, and district to district. It s possible that where you live there are policies stating that the public school needs to provide certain resources to homeschooled students. The best way to find this out would...

Home Schooling: Disadvantages of Homeschooling, homeschool families, network of friends
homeschool families, network of friends, homeschoolers: To me, the main disadvantage of homeschooling is also one of the main advantages to homeschooling. Namely that I am always with my kids. As with the other disadvantages, this is something that I have been able to work around by relying on family and a modest...

Home Schooling: Educating teens/deciding on a college, psat test, running start
psat test, running start, wa state: Hi Trudy, It so happens that I am also from WA state and my son did running start. So I am always for advancing the students interests. I believe this is a decision that needs to be made within your own family. My son actually did running start early because...

Home Schooling: I am an Egyptian living in..., christian liberty academy, high school diploma
christian liberty academy, high school diploma, heidi hi: Hi Heidi, Here are some correspondence and online schools that you can check out: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources_dist_learning.shtml . They all have different policies. I know that Christian Liberty Academy serves many missionary kids and their parents,...

Home Schooling: I am an Egyptian living in..., home education magazine, high school diploma
home education magazine, high school diploma, heidi hi: Hi, Heidi. Thanks for your question. My apologies for the slow response--it s been a busy few days for me. I must admit, I am not all that familiar with the special challenges presented to homeschoolers outside the U.S. I did a bit of searching, and...

Home Schooling: English improvement, english gramer, lifelong learning department
english gramer, lifelong learning department, english improvement: Hi, Renee. First of all, I m sorry it took me so long to answer your question. I had a busy week, and just didn t have time to sit down at my computer until now. Okay, on to your question... I have two suggestions for you: 1. Contact a homeschooling...

Home Schooling: entering public school after home school, social aspect, discernment
social aspect, discernment, peer pressure: Honestly, I believe God gives good parents discernment to know what is best for their own children. If you ve seriously prayed and pondered this question, go with your gut. Public school isn t evil; it s just a tool that you may use or ignore as you see fit....

Home Schooling: Field Trip Opportunities in Southwest Indiana, field trip opportunities, christian fellowship church
field trip opportunities, christian fellowship church, black history museum: We have tons of exciting things to do around here....New Harmonie (parks, river, camping, very historical town, shrubbery maze); Newburgh (old river town, river, lock and dam); Henderson (the Kentucky side of life, Audobon Park); and mostly Evansville (museum...

Home Schooling: Finding appropriate materials, college science courses, earth creationism
college science courses, earth creationism, college text books: I would suggest that you take a look at Sonlight Curriculum. (http://www.sonlight.com) John Holtzman, the developer, is very open-minded and seems to have indicated a belief in old-earth creationism. While I take issue with of few of their science course...

Home Schooling: Deciding to homeschool strong willed child, social relationships, toxic environment
Home Schooling: Deciding to homeschool strong willed child, social relationships, toxic environment, personality

Home Schooling: Difference between/use of acrylic vs. tempera, tempera paints, elmers glue
Home Schooling: Difference between/use of acrylic vs. tempera, tempera paints, elmers glue, christmas crafts

Home Schooling: Disadvantages of Homeschooling, personal space, parents
Home Schooling: Disadvantages of Homeschooling, personal space, parents

Home Schooling: can I home school other children, states department
Home Schooling: can I home school other children, states department

Home Schooling: home schooling, home schooling, time money
Home Schooling: home schooling, home schooling, time money, patience

Home Schooling: how to get a license to home school, basic skill, punctuation
Home Schooling: how to get a license to home school, basic skill, punctuation, perception

Home Schooling: I need help on homeschool, high school diploma, army aviation
Home Schooling: I need help on homeschool, high school diploma, army aviation, aviation school

Home Schooling: non-religious homeschool Internet sites, religious homeschoolers, worth a shot
Home Schooling: non-religious homeschool Internet sites, religious homeschoolers, worth a shot, california association

Home Schooling: Pre-K Home School Help, math 4, preschool workbooks
Home Schooling: Pre-K Home School Help, math 4, preschool workbooks, rod and staff

Home Schooling: Secular Science, curriculum suppliers, secular science
Home Schooling: Secular Science, curriculum suppliers, secular science, creationism

Home Schooling: Tempera paint, disaster, painting
Home Schooling: Tempera paint, disaster, painting, paint

Home Schooling: Where can i find a homeschooling..., homeschooling support groups, homeschooling center
homeschooling support groups, homeschooling center, casg: Sandra, For homeschooling support groups and related resources in California, check out the lists on the following web pages: http://homeschooling.gomilpitas.com/regional/California.htm http://www.homeedmag.com/groups/3.html#California http://www.midnightbeach.com/hs/California.html...

Home Schooling: finishing homeschooling, homeschooling support groups, graduate test
homeschooling support groups, graduate test, 12th grade: Unfortunately, I can t really help you with your question. I did not take the SAT, and am only familar with it through my sisters, who all took the test several years ago. I know it has changed since then. My recommendation is to do a web search for SAT prep,...

Home Schooling: gpa question, home schooler, unweighted gpa
home schooler, unweighted gpa: Hi Laura, I am sorry, I don t have an answer for your question. This is the first time I have ever heard of a weighted and unweighted gpa. I would either call or email someone at the college you are applying to, to see if they can tell you. There should be...

Home Schooling: Help with Reading Comprehension., school gpa, homeschooling curriculum
school gpa, homeschooling curriculum, reading comprehension: Hi, David. Thanks for your question. To start off with, I’d like to commend you and Kellie for taking the time to work with Kent so he can improve his GPA in high school. He’s lucky to have such caring people in his life. My favorite book about reading...

Home Schooling: Help with reading, beginning books, school material
beginning books, school material, homeschool: Do you have a public school that might help you? We are fortunate in that way, ours near-by was more than willing to introduce us to a teacher who actually not only helped with suggestions but gave materials as well. If not available, start with the pre-school...

Home Schooling: Help?????, verbena alabama, huntsville area
verbena alabama, huntsville area, lucia morgan: Lucia, I m so sorry! I was under the impression that you were starting at the very beginning. I m glad to hear that you took that important first step of choosing a church school. Verbena would be very far to travel for support. Huntsville has a large...

Home Schooling: HOME SCHOOLING, occupational outlook handbook, bls gov
occupational outlook handbook, bls gov, school homeschooling: Hi, Dana Sorry for the delay in my answer--it s been a busy few days for me! I can offer you some basic advice, but may be able to offer more insight if I know a bit more about your situation. Are you still in high school? Homeschooling? First off, check...

Home Schooling: HOME SCHOOLING, thompson education direct, distant learning schools
thompson education direct, distant learning schools, health related courses: Hi Dana, This is out of my field of expertise, but I can tell you what little I do know. I don t know of any particular school that offers the medical secretarial course as a distant learning course. There is a school that comes to mind that might offer it....

Home Schooling: How Home School works?, pathways academy, local superintendent
pathways academy, local superintendent, blickenstaff: Laurie, The answers to your questions will depend on the church school you choose. In Alabama, most people use the church school law to homeschool.  That exempts us from every requirement placed on public schools other than a church school enrollment...

Home Schooling: Home Schooling 3rd & 4th grade, homeschooling support group, homestead florida
homeschooling support group, homestead florida, math english: Hi, Scott. Thanks for your question. I ll do my best to answer, but do know I m more familiar with the unschooling philosophy (child-led learning, interdisciplinary approach) than school-at-home. My general philosophy is that one doesn t need to know all...

Home Schooling: Home schooling with ADHD, short attention span, auto repair manual
short attention span, auto repair manual, adhd symptoms: Flip, YES! There IS something you can do! It sounds like you need to find a different church school if it is the church school requiring all that testing. One that I can recommend is Pathways Academy. Their website is http://www.alabamahomeschooling.org/pathways/index.html....

Home Schooling: Home schooling with ADHD, short attention span, auto repair manual
short attention span, auto repair manual, adhd symptoms: Hi Flip, For your first question, I can give you some recommendations of curriculum for your consideration. I will also give you the link, in which to find these books. For science, take a look at: The Scientist s Apprentice Janice VanCleave Science for...

Home Schooling: Home schooling very little ones, pediatritian, alpha omega
pediatritian, alpha omega, ecse: Hi Tarra, First of all, you might want to check with your pediatritian for some information about what your daughter is suppose to be able to do at her age. Any time I have taken my daughter for a check up, they have given me a paper to fill out of what my...

Home Schooling: Home schooling questions, homeschooling laws, home schooling
homeschooling laws, home schooling, hector: Dear Hector... Thanks for your inquiry. You may want to get hold of a copy of my book Homeschooling Step by Step, which responds in detail to each of your questions. Briefly, if you live in both Florida and New York, you should absolutely use Florida...

Home Schooling: Home schooling questions, homeschool laws, distant learning
homeschool laws, distant learning, home schooling: Hi Hector, First of all, homeschooling is legal in all 50 states. So you can homeschool in both states. It would be best to designate one state has home, and follow the homeschool state laws for that state, rather than trying to satisfy both state s requirements....

Home Schooling: Home schooling?, homeschooling socialization, lincoln douglas debate
homeschooling socialization, lincoln douglas debate, home education magazine: Thanks for your question. Sounds like you re gearing up for a lively debate! I m working full-time now, so my weekends are precious and as a result I m able to spend less time than in the past researching and composing AllExperts answers. I would like to...

Home Schooling: Home scooling on the road, homeschool legal defense, legal boundaries
homeschool legal defense, legal boundaries, hslda: Hi Mark, That is a good question. I recommend you to check with the Homeschool Legal Defense at www.hslda.org . They stay current on homeschooling legal issues. It might be a good idea to become a member of the Homeschool Legal Defense, so that you will have...

Home Schooling: Homeschool in CT, home education magazine, connecticut homeschooling
home education magazine, connecticut homeschooling, hslda: First, you deserve accolades for recognizing your son s needs, and anticipating how to meet them in the future. I suspect that that homeschooling will be an ideal fit. I must admit that I am not familiar with Connecticut homeschooling laws, but I can tell...

Home Schooling: Homeschool Young Children, childcare provider, montessori environment
childcare provider, montessori environment, exciting place: First of all, I want to apologize for taking so long to answer your question. Life of late got the better of me—I m sure you know how that goes! Homeschooling sounds like an ideal situation for your son. The world is an awfully exciting place for all kids,...

Home Schooling: A Homeschooler's Perspective, persuasive speech, homeschooler
persuasive speech, homeschooler, info thanks: Hi, Sam. I d be happy to answer whatever questions you might have. However, at the moment I m on the road (just checking mail using a friend s computer), and won t be back home till the 27th. If that s not too late for your paper, please contact me then directly,...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, arab alabama, current school
arab alabama, current school, tasha: Tasha, In Alabama, we homeschool using EITHER the tutor law OR the church school law. If you join a church school, you aren t required by law to be certified by the state. You can read all about it on www.alabamahomeschooling.org. If you have additional...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, homeschooling in virginia, spelling power
homeschooling in virginia, spelling power, dear emily: Dear Emily, I am afraid that I know nothing about homeschooling in Virginia. However, I can provide you with a website that should lead you to some answers: http://www.midnightbeach.com/hs/Virginia.html. I noticed several of the organizations listed were...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, info thanks, home schooling
info thanks, home schooling, newspaper article: Jordan, I am happy to answer your queastions. Before I do so, however, I d like to know what the interview is for (a newspaper article? a college paper?). Knowing that will help me decide the scope of what to include in my answers. Please contact me directly...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, occupational subjects, homeschool parents
occupational subjects, homeschool parents, homeschool children: Hi Jordan, 1. It would depend on the disorders, as to how it will affect the children. If a parent is aware of the disorders, then they need to evaluate their choice of homeschooling carefully. 2. The main core subjects are math, language arts, science,...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, homeschooling support group, high school diploma
homeschooling support group, high school diploma, guidance counselor: First of all, I m sorry I took so long to respond to your question. I had a busy week, and just haven t had time to sit down at my computer until now. It sounds like homeschooling could be a good fit for you. Since you re new at this, though, I advise...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling farm boy, animal husbandry, 4h program
animal husbandry, 4h program, curriculum ideas: Dear Kate, Thank you for the question. I find this type of question intriguing, yet I don t know if my input will be of much help for your needs since your setting is much different than mine. I m not sure how precise an answer this will be to your question,...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling on-line, clonlara school, home education magazine
clonlara school, home education magazine, homeschooling groups: Hi, Alex. Thanks for your questions. Yes, there are lots of resources online about homeschooling and it can be a good way to become more familiar with why people homeschool and how they do it. There are also lots of of online programs that provide guidance...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling in Michigan, free math worksheets, state homeschool laws
free math worksheets, state homeschool laws, homeschooling in michigan: Hi Hanna, First of all you need to know what your state homeschool laws are: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources/local/MI.php , click under state laws. Here are a couple of resources that can help you homeschool at very little expense. For free Math worksheets:...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling - Objectives reviews, best of both worlds, poor group
best of both worlds, poor group, objective look: Having helped home schoolers as well as teaching for 50 years (old and decrepit here) I have truly decided you must almost take it year at a time and evaluate...for pre-school I feel a little one needs to be with others outside the family environment but...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling questions, florida homeschooling, local support group
florida homeschooling, local support group, strict school: Hi, and thanks for your question. I m sorry I did not respond more promptly; it s been a busy few days for me. I ll do my best to provide you with information that will help you get started with homeschooling. Your questions about legalities are the easiest...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling Yourself, school district superintendent, homeschool associations
school district superintendent, homeschool associations, local school district: Dear Tom, I worry about the idea of homeschooling yourself. If you are easily distracted, how will you focus? Homeschooling requires a lot of self-discipline. You have to pace yourself through your textbooks - can you get through it in 1 year? Can you force...

Home Schooling: Homeschooling, library materials search, dealing with doubt
library materials search, dealing with doubt, information curriculum: Amira, Well, that s a lot to ask. Traditional curriculum is not necessary. Read about unschooling and college for homeschoolers and you will see what s needed. Some parents like to let their teens have a break time to get used to the idea that they...

Home Schooling: Husband possibly to homeschool our son, homeschooling support group, academic knowledge
homeschooling support group, academic knowledge, apprenticeships: Hi, Marie. Thanks for your question. The great thing about homeschooling is that it s flexible, so you can come up with whatever arrangement fits your family. Because it s flexible, you can consider a schedule that is not as regimented as public school....

Home Schooling: help please, oklahoma department of education, double digit numbers
oklahoma department of education, double digit numbers, scope and sequence: Hi Lost Mom, Thank you so much for the question. I can understand your concern about homeschooling your daughter. I remember being quite nervous when I started homeschooling our first child. It seemed a daunting task. There is so much to consider, but...

Home Schooling: hey i am in an outreach program and need help, basic math skills, castor alberta
basic math skills, castor alberta, diploma courses: Hi, Amber. Dealing with stress is kind of a personal thing (what works for one person may not work for another), so if my suggestions don t feel right for you ask someone else. I find that I m less stressed when I know what I need to do, when I need to...

Home Schooling: home school, educational bookstore, scope and sequence
educational bookstore, scope and sequence, can of worms: Hello Eric, There are national state guidelines that correspond to what a child should be learning at each grade level and subject. You can find these at your local library or by going on line. Be sure you look for the guidelines in your state as each...

Home Schooling: home-school, general, state homeschool laws, alpha omega
state homeschool laws, alpha omega, grade daughter: Hi Judy, First of all, you need to know what your state homeschool laws are, so that you can be sure to homeschool within those laws. Here is a link to find that information, just click on state laws after you get to your state: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources.html...

Home Schooling: home school high school student, local community college, hs diploma
local community college, hs diploma, earning college: Hi KAthy. The biggest question you have to ask yourself at this point is where do you want her to get her diploma from so that she can attend college or university. Homeschooling to avoid 4.5 credits in one s senior year is not the ideal reason to homeschool...

Home Schooling: can I home school other children, hslda, private tutoring
hslda, private tutoring, formal education: The first thing you need to do is contact and join Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA). www.hslda.org is the website you may access them by. As to the legality of homeschooling other children, only HSLDA can say safely. In part the question lies...

Home Schooling: home school to public school, high school diploma, ged
high school diploma, ged, community college courses: Hi Mary. I cannot say for sure but I would imagine the answer would be yes! The GED should be of no concern to the high school! I admit I am curious, however, why a student who has already received the equivalent of a high school diploma would wish to attend...

Home Schooling: home school question, curriculum package, curriculum material
curriculum package, curriculum material, curriculum materials: Hi Terri, I do know of a good website that has excellent curriculum materials. It is http://www.hsadvisor.com . Check out their bookstore on their website. They have everything organized by grade level and subjects. We used a varied curriculum, from different...

Home Schooling: home school, local superintendent, school enrollment
local superintendent, school enrollment, private schools: Lawanda, First, you should read the laws on church schools. Church schools are exempt from every requirement of public and private schools except for sending a church school enrollment form to the local superintendent for all children between the ages...

Home Schooling: home schooling, education teachers, learning styles
education teachers, learning styles, home schooling: Hi, Eric. First of all, kudos to you for taking such a strong interest in the education of your children. They are lucky to have you for a parent. The best advice I can give you is to spend lots of time reading to your kids and helping them explore their...

Home Schooling: home schooling, waste of my time, educational store
waste of my time, educational store, print button: Hi a.j., As far as I know, there are no state or county vouchers for homeschoolers. If you are resourceful, you do not need to spend that much on curriculum. Check out your local educational store for workbooks on your grade level (not very expensive)...

Home Schooling: home schooling arguements, lincoln douglas debate, johnson city tennessee
lincoln douglas debate, johnson city tennessee, local community college: Hi Nate, Personally, I think it is a good idea for homeschooled high school students to meet graduation requirements. I am sure there are those that would disagree with me, but here are my reasons: It gives the homeschool student and their parents a sense...

Home Schooling: home schooling laws and bi-laws, home schooling laws, homeschool legal defense
home schooling laws, homeschool legal defense, homeschool laws: Hi Louann This is just my opinion, but I don t think any of the state s homeschool laws talk about whether or not a homeschool parent can legally work or not. The homeschool laws are about homeschooling. So if you can work and make time for homeschooling...

Home Schooling: home schooling, homeschooling support groups, feature length film
homeschooling support groups, feature length film, holiday eggs: Your concerns about public school are perfectly understandable. When my husband and I-—both grown homeschoolers—-start a family in a few years, we will be educating our children at home for some of the reasons you mentioned. Because your child is only two,...

Home Schooling: homeschool, high school dropout, homeschooled student
high school dropout, homeschooled student, downward spiral: Hi, Janice. Thanks for your question. You don t say your role in all this, but I m guessing you are a court appointed advocate. My answer is thus aimed at that perspective. I cannot really answer the question about what constitutes success for a homeschooled...

Home Schooling: homeschool, answer to prayer, financial aide
answer to prayer, financial aide, internet servers: Sorry, for the tardy response. All the new spam blockers attached by internet servers seem to be messing with my All Experts mail. I m working on the issue. As for regulations in your area. I can t speak about them without knowing where you are,...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, homeschooling support group, linda dobson
homeschooling support group, linda dobson, illinois homeschooling: Nina, Hi, and thanks for your question. I understand your frustration at not being able to find clear answers about homeschooling. The reason is that people homeschool in many different ways, so there is no one how to answer. Some families prefer the...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, alpha omega curriculum, homeschool parents
alpha omega curriculum, homeschool parents, homeschooling parents: Hi Nina, After learning what your homeschool state laws are, then it is time to choose a curriculum. I recommend to new homeschool parents (or grandparents, in this case), to go with a full curriculum. Sonlight curriculum has been very popular and in the...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, illinois homeschooling, homeschooling laws
illinois homeschooling, homeschooling laws, mother in law: Dear Nina: Thanks for your inquiry. You may want to get hold of a copy of my book Homeschooling Step by Step, which responds in detail to each of your questions. It specifically details Illinois homeschooling laws, and will respond to all your other questions,...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, little consequence, traditional schooling
little consequence, traditional schooling, high priority: Hi, You don t say how old you are, so that is the first issue...the whole thing of you being home schooling while your parents are unable to help. When a child is homeschooled in the later grades (upper elementary and on)the material is geared toward the...

Home Schooling: homeschooling high schooler, studying religion, miniature horses
studying religion, miniature horses, horse riding lessons: Hi Theresa, If it is possible, if you have vacation time available from your job, take a day or two off and test this yourself. Stay home and homeschool her yourself for one or two days to see for yourself, if you are giving her too much. Or if that is not...

Home Schooling: homeschooling, home education network, national home education network
home education network, national home education network, national home education: What you need are homeschoolers familiar with Connecticut statutes and regulations and how they actually work. (It s often amazing how much the letter of the law differs from the actual application.) I d suggest you take a look at the NHEN (National Home...

Home Schooling: indiana home school teaching requirments, high school diploma, 10 year olds
high school diploma, 10 year olds, education requirements: To have your questions answered correctly (there are different requirements to home schooling in each state). You should contact your State Board of Education and they will be glad to confirm requirements. You may also get help from your local school principal....

Home Schooling: getting my info to the homeschool community, gryphon house inc, irene brady
gryphon house inc, irene brady, homeschool catalogs: Hi, Irene. I went to your website, and can see your books look perfect for homeschool. I have an educational distributor who handles all the homeschool market for me, so their catalog goes out to homeschoolers as well as childcare and public school,...

Home Schooling: Keystone National High School, private school education, keystone national high school
private school education, keystone national high school, financial hardships: Beverly, I apologize for the delay. I have been on vacation only returning home about 10 minutes ago. I will answer your question in depth tomorrow when I m not exhausted and jet lagged! I have used Keystone for my 16 year old son so we will have much to...

Home Schooling: Language Arts Cirriculum, homeschooling support group, language arts program
homeschooling support group, language arts program, writing activities: Hi, Denise. Thanks for your question. Unfortunately, your question goes outside my area of expertise. I recommend you check with a local homeschooling support group (you can find one here http://homeschooling.gomilpitas.com/regional/Region.htm or here http://www.midnightbeach.com/hs/listlist.html)...

Home Schooling: Learning, high school correspondence, correspondence program
high school correspondence, correspondence program, correspondence schools: Ernest, I am not certain I understand what you are looking for. Are you currently homeschooling? Looking to start? My expertise in in the field of homeschooling. If that is indeed what you are looking for, here are a couple of websites to check out: ...

Home Schooling: Learning, distant learning schools, correspondence schools
distant learning schools, correspondence schools, school subjects: Hi Ernest, If you are looking for homeschool curriculum, this website has homeschool curriculum listed by grade and subject for your convenience: http://www.hsadvisor.com/bookstore/ . If you are looking for an online school here is a list of distant learning...

Home Schooling: how to get a license to home school, high school diploma, state homeschool laws
high school diploma, state homeschool laws, baccalaureate degree: Hi Amy, According to the Ohio state homeschool laws that I have found, you only need to have obtianed either a high school diploma or a GED. That is all. If you don t have either then you can higher a teacher that has a baccalaureate degree until child’s...

Home Schooling: MEANING OF A WORD, contract text, reference librarian
contract text, reference librarian, meaning of a word: Jesse, My area of expertise is homeschoooling, not the meaning of words. Please re-post your question to an expert listed in the Etymology (Meaning of Words) section of AllExperts.com, at http://allexperts.com/getExpert.asp?Category=1474. Or, ask the reference...

Home Schooling: maeshell website on unschooling, unschooling, mae
unschooling, mae: I m not exactly sure which link you are referring to. However, my unschooling pages can now be found on my website at: http://mae.kowalke.info/unschooling_pages.shtml. I no longer own, or have anything to to do with, maeshell.com. Hope this helps!...

Home Schooling: maths exercises on the internet, real world math, printable math worksheets
real world math, printable math worksheets, google search: Greetings! Your question didn t specify what areas you need the worksheets (different programs have different thing set at age levels, so I couldn t get too specific in my search) to cover. I did a basic google search for printable math worksheets....here...

Home Schooling: What will my mother have to..., homeschool support group, homeschooler
homeschool support group, homeschooler, state laws: Hi Amanda, First of all, your mother needs to know the state homeschool law for your state: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources_local.shtml . Click on your state and then click on state laws. It would be nice if you and your mother could get involve in a homeschool...

Home Schooling: I Need Guidance For What To Do, obsessive compulsive disorder, enough god
obsessive compulsive disorder, enough god, excellent education: Dear Jeff: Rather than getting a trained professional, consider the possibility of pursuing an education on your own. It s very difficult, but not impossible, to homeschool yourself. Depending on your state, you ll probably need your parents backing...

Home Schooling: Non Religious Based Homeschooling cirriculum, curriculum options, homeschooling cirriculum
curriculum options, homeschooling cirriculum, help materials: Dear Kelli, We found that of all the curriculum options, none related to the interests of our children. As a result, we began developing our own units based on our children s interests. If you like, we can help you develop some lesson plans on a unit or...

Home Schooling: i need help, homeschooling support group, compulsory attendance law
homeschooling support group, compulsory attendance law, homeschooling laws: First of all, give yourself a pat on the back for thinking outside the box to find a way to finish high school and take care of your son at the same time. I suspect that homeschooling, in some form, will be a good fit for you. The first thing you should...

Home Schooling: I need help on homeschool, high school diploma, local community college
high school diploma, local community college, hi matthew: Hi Matthew, If you just don t want to attend public school and are willing to homeschool, then there are a couple options to consider, depending on your career goals. If you would like to get a high school diploma, then you should consider going through either...

Home Schooling: I need all of the help I can..., primal scream therapy, personal health issues
primal scream therapy, personal health issues, homeschooling experience: Hi Candy, First, an apology for my late reply. I have been quite busy trying to figure out a server problem that is prohibiting me from viewing web pages, and sometimes downloading my e-mail. I m feeling as though primal scream therapy may help us both...

Home Schooling: non-religious homeschool Internet sites, ld kids, curriculum recommendations
ld kids, curriculum recommendations, sonlight forums: Unfortunately, there are no good homeschooling websites that are exclusively devoted to secular users, at least not that I have found. I do recommend Sonlight Curriculum (http://www.sonlight.com) as a Christian curriculum that is open-minded and not steeped...

Home Schooling: Online HIgh School Programs, clonlara school, tina tina
clonlara school, tina tina, local support group: Tina, My apologies for taking a couple days to answer your question. I just started a new job, and so I ve been understandably busy. In terms of which online high school to choose for your daughter, the answer depends on what you re looking for. Programs...

Home Schooling: Organization, homeschool support groups, homeschool support group
homeschool support groups, homeschool support group, support group listings: Dear Rosemary, Thank-you for the question. I am sorry it has taken so long to get back to you. We haven t been home much the last few days. Your question is a good one. It will save you much time to combine lessons as much as possible. Although the...

Home Schooling: Phonics, cynthia tobias, raymond moore
cynthia tobias, raymond moore, homeschool community: Dear Kara, I am sorry I didn t reply sooner. My server has been experiencing problems this week which have caused me not to receive my e-mails regularly and have a hard time getting to the AllExperts page. Please forgive my tardiness. Homeschooling...

Home Schooling: Pre-K Home School Help, natural aptitude, neural pathways
natural aptitude, neural pathways, songs and games: Honestly you seem to have every available area covered. You have done one wonderful job and nothing I might add would be of any further benefit. You are taking things at an easy pace, allowing your little one to grow at his own speed, no pressure and verifying...

Home Schooling: peer interaction, homeschool support group, peer interaction
homeschool support group, peer interaction, wavier: Hi Terry, If you want to put your child in public school, see if there is a wavier that you can sign without having to get the vaccine for your son. If that is not possible, then I would suggest getting actively involved in a homeschool support group: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources_wv.shtml...

Home Schooling: personal, pace curriculum, special needs children
pace curriculum, special needs children, children with special needs: Hi Laura, I would not recommend ABeka for your 2 children with special needs. Abeka is an advanced, high quality, but rather fast pace curriculum. It has the reputation for being 1 1/2 years ahead of the average curriculum. Bob Jones is good, it is a very...

Home Schooling: Going from public schooling to homeschooling, earning your high school diploma, high school diploma
earning your high school diploma, high school diploma, geometry honors: Hi Bailey, I don t know of any place that offers those specific courses. Have you thought about checking out some of your local colleges or universities that offer courses to homeschoolers? The courses from the colleges can possibly transfer to your high...

Home Schooling: QUESTIONS ABOUT HOMESCHOOLING, state homeschool laws, quality math
state homeschool laws, quality math, time joey: Hi Joey, Welcome to the world of homeschooling. I think you will find it very rewarding. As far as curriculum, here is a link where you can browse curriculum for the 4th grade, which is organized by subject: http://www.hsadvisor.com/bookstore/04.shtml . For...

Home Schooling: Question about curriculum, bob jones curriculum, reading texts
bob jones curriculum, reading texts, sherri: Hi Jeanette, For your son, I would recommend using the Bob Jones curriculum, which is a text book type curriculum. However, it is very colorful and well written. If you are able to work with him, one on one, which it sounds like that is what you plan on doing,...

Home Schooling: Question about Parents who homeschool, cons of homeschooling, pros and cons of homeschooling
cons of homeschooling, pros and cons of homeschooling, rob kirkpatrick: Hi, Rob. Thanks for your question. You are right in observing that, like anything else, homeschooling has its positives and negatives. In my experience, and those of many others, the advantages of being able to direct one s own education (or help your children...

Home Schooling: Question about parents who homeschool, cons of homeschooling, pros and cons of homeschooling
cons of homeschooling, pros and cons of homeschooling, rob kirkpatrick: Mr. Kirkpatrick, Yes I agree, the benefits of homeschooling are numerous. But there are important things to do to be a successful homeschool parent. I feel that the most important ingredient is being consistent. If a parent can not be consistent with their...

Home Schooling: Questions about home schooling, home schooling, administrative office
home schooling, administrative office, streit: You will definitley need to contact the administrative office of the area in which you may be living during this month of September. They will give you all the rules and regulations for home schooling your son and should prove quite helpful in placing your...

Home Schooling: I had some questions about..., local superintendent, youngest son
local superintendent, youngest son, school enrollment: Jessica, In Alabama, we homeschool using the church school law. What that means is that we are exempt from all regulation EXCEPT that a church school enrollment form be submitted to the local superintendent for children between the ages of 7 and 16 years...

Home Schooling: Reports, hi amelia, report cards
hi amelia, report cards, bookstore: Hi Amelia, For the 9th grade, you will actually be putting together a transcript of your child s grades. There is a book that I recommend that can help you, step by step in creating a good transcript, Senior High: A Home-Designed Form+u+la, Updated: http://www.hsadvisor.com/bookstore/record-keeping/...

Home Schooling: Requirements for college, homeschooling student, homeschooling children
homeschooling student, homeschooling children, high school education: Dear Sangita, I apologize for the delay on answering your question. I think you ll be happy to know that more often, homeschooled students are welcomed into colleges. They are disciplined and usually on-par or ahead of public school students. I highly recommend...

Home Schooling: reading, feature length documentary, grace llewellyn
feature length documentary, grace llewellyn, linda dobson: Candy, Boy that sounds like a simple question, but it really is not. First of all, I m not sure how familiar you are with the philosophy of unschooling. It s one way that people homeschool. The idea is that people--children and adults alike--learn naturally,...

Home Schooling: reading, whole language approach, caution caution
whole language approach, caution caution, letters and sounds: Debbie, Thank-you for the question. Yours is really not an unusual situation from my experience. What you didn t say was whether or not your daughter was in a homeschool or traditional school setting. We do sometimes get traditional school parents/grandparents...

Home Schooling: Where do I register, abeka book, bob jones
abeka book, bob jones, curriculums: Dear Lisa, I am sorry, but I m not familiar with any of the laws or requirements for homeschooling in South Africa. To start homeschooling, you need to look at what curriculum you will use. Will you use what the local schools are using? I would suggest looking...

Home Schooling: registration, homeschooling support group, home education magazine
homeschooling support group, home education magazine, homeschool resources: Every state in the U.S. has its own laws regarding homeschooling. To find out the basic structure of your state s laws, check out the sites listed below under Homeschooling Laws. Then, contact your local homeschooling support group for adviced--see lists below...

Home Schooling: requiements, homeschool support group, state homeschool organization
homeschool support group, state homeschool organization, homeschool resources: Hi Nell, Here is a link which will take you to some homeschool resources for the state of Wisconsin, including the requirements to homeschool: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources_wi.shtml . Then click on state laws. If you need any clarifications about the...

Home Schooling: resistent 9 year old, charlotte mason approach, ditch diggers
charlotte mason approach, ditch diggers, bad habit: Dear Laura: Thank you for your question. I cannot express strongly enough how absolutely WRONG it is to permit complaining. It s a bad habit that I think every parent should nip in the bud. A child maturely and cheerfully discussing alternatives is acceptible...

Home Schooling: running start in WA, eagar beaver, perspective student
eagar beaver, perspective student, local community college: Hi Connie, I don t know what you know and don t know, so I will tell you all I know. Running Start is for Juniors and Seniors. There is funding available for those students to go to college while finishing their high school credits and earn college credits...

Home Schooling: School, north atlantic regional school, homeschool courses
north atlantic regional school, homeschool courses, correspondence schools: Hi Joe, Unless you have a very homeschool sympathetic school district, which is rare, the school district will not accept homeschool courses as credits. I would talk with your school officials to find out their policies on accepting back a homeschooler for...

Home Schooling: Secular Curriculum, secular homeschool curriculum, secular curriculum
secular homeschool curriculum, secular curriculum, language arts program: Dear Nathan, I can make two suggestions for science. The first is K12, which is a rather expensive, online program (http://k12.com/curriculum/subjects/science/). This is what we use and the experiments coordinate nicely with the lesson material. K12...

Home Schooling: Secular homeschooling, secular homeschooling, science module
secular homeschooling, science module, curriculum subjects: Hi Janean, I can highly recommend the science module from K12 (http://k12.com/curriculum/subjects/science/) though this program is a little pricey. Another good place to look for science is TOPS Science (http://www.topscience.org/) though with this program,...

Home Schooling: Secular Science, critical thinking skills, secular science
critical thinking skills, secular science, evolutionary science: Hi Rhonda, I don t know your son s age but I am recommending a book that gives a more scientific perspective on creationism, rather than a fundamentalist one. Although you have not been exposed to creationism, perhaps looking at both sides would give you...

Home Schooling: Sherri,I am just beginning..., home school curriculums, correspondence schools
home school curriculums, correspondence schools, cyber school: Hi Janine, Yes, it can be quite overwhelming at first. But I hope I can ease some of that anxiety for you, at least a little. Here is a link for a list of online and correspondence schools: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources_dist_learning.shtml . Going...

Home Schooling: Starting a church school, church members, aol
church members, aol, kay: Kay, In Alabama, we homeschool using the church school law. It sounds like what you re wanting to set up is a homeschool co-op. This would be done through the church school that you would establish through your church. You can read more about the...

Home Schooling: secular curriculum, home school curriculum, christians jews
home school curriculum, christians jews, secular curriculum: You might take a look at one of Sonlight s upper level courses. Sonlight is a Christian based curriculum, but they are very even handed, even to the point where they mark whether books are published by a Christian publisher. I know of many non-Christians...

Home Schooling: secular science curriculum, national science foundation, mph singapore
national science foundation, mph singapore, secular science: Dear Leigh, TOPScience (http://topscience.org/) would be one to consider for experiments, but would probably need to be supplemented with a text. I googled for the following pages; I have no direct knowledge of these organizations. This one looked...

Home Schooling: a secure future, home schooling organizations, correspondence schools
home schooling organizations, correspondence schools, homeschool laws: Hi Sameena, There are some great online or correspondence schools that are just as quality as private schools, by giving the same type of education your children is used to. This is what I recommend to do. They will keep records of grades so that if you decide...

Home Schooling: Your son's experience with homeschooling, math professor, flexibilty
math professor, flexibilty, homeschooler: My son started homeschooling at his request in the 9th grade. He s now in the 11th grade...sort of (he has enough credits to be considered a senior but he s not emotionally ready for that!)and much prefers homeschooling to attending regular school. He...

Home Schooling: son, green frog, best bet
green frog, best bet, preschool programs: If your little one is a high energy child, perhaps your answer would be one of the new TV educational series...that way he would be challenged both by sound,color and sight. Your best bet is via the net. There are quite a few new programs out...Dora, another...

Home Schooling: speech impediment and reading, partial academic scholarship, speech impediment
partial academic scholarship, speech impediment, grammar rules: Dear Jani, Thank you for the interesting question. In order to give you some personality insight into the phonics/whole language differences, please let me indulge in sharing our family s history. I hope that by doing this, you will see a few of the incredible...

Home Schooling: speech problems/ impediment, shirt collars, medical doctors
shirt collars, medical doctors, speech problems: Dear Robert, Thank-you for your question. I have heard of children being diagnosed as highly sensitive by the medical community, but I don t actually remember their terminology. These children are not only sensitive to sounds, but also things like the...

Home Schooling: speech, school superintendent, superintendent of schools
school superintendent, superintendent of schools, hslda: Hi Christy. I reread the PA laws and you are right, it is not clear because your question relates to an unusual situation! I live in Pa and if I were in your position, I would make a phone call to the Superintendent or Asst, Superintendent of schools in...

Home Schooling: how to start, state homeschool laws, decition
state homeschool laws, decition, books etc: Hi Mandy, First of all you need to know what your state homeschool laws are: http://www.hsadvisor.com/resources/local/ . Click on your state and then under the caption state laws. If you meet the standards of your state homeschool law, then you need to...

Home Schooling: Where do I start?, homeschooling section, sandy sandy
homeschooling section, sandy sandy, 6th grader: Sandy, The most important thing that you need for homeschooling (and sometimes the hardest to find) is TIME. Time to be there for them to spend with them and learn yourself as you go. If you have that, you have what matters most. If they can read,...

Home Schooling: how to get started in homeschooling, public school peers, district superintendent
public school peers, district superintendent, answer books: http://www.tea.state.tx.us/taa/hosc020603.html http://www.tea.state.tx.us/home.school/ http://www.hslda.org/laws/default.asp?State=TX This question has more to do with state policy. I am not familiar with Texas laws (though I do know they are one...

Home Schooling: getting started with little money, alpha omega lifepacs, quality curriculum
alpha omega lifepacs, quality curriculum, hslda: Hi Donna, I can tell you what I know of the curriculums that I know of. I am not sure what you can afford, but here are my recommendations. The best curriculum that would be good for adhd, because it is fairly low key, but does teach what a student needs...

Home Schooling: Getting started, childs education, behavior pattern
childs education, behavior pattern, current school: Dear Kari, Thank you for such a touching letter. I too live in Oklahoma and have found that many schools here do not have the ability to teach children with learning and physical disabilities. In your child s situations, much of his learning disability...

Home Schooling: starting home schooling, pathways academy, blount county
pathways academy, blount county, local superintendent: Hi Jodie, In Alabama, most people use the church school law to homeschool.  That exempts us from every requirement placed on public schools other than a church school enrollment form be sent to the local superintendent for each child between the ages...

Home Schooling: HOW MANY CAN BE TAUGHT IN ONE SCHOOLA DAY?, state homeschool organization, state homeschool laws
state homeschool organization, state homeschool laws, homeschool classes: Hi Debbie, First of all, please forgive me for delaying answering your email. For some reason, your email got lost in the shuffle of emails that didn t get sent to me right away. Anyway that is too hard to explain, but I just got to it tonight. It is legal...

Home Schooling: Taking a class online, scott cameron, computer resource
scott cameron, computer resource, free online classes: Some school districts provide free online classes. Alternatively, you can go to the continuing education or independent study departments of many major universities (http://www.byu.edu is frequentely cited as a well-priced, well-administered program). Good...

Home Schooling: Team Sports Participation, homeschooling support group, home education magazine
homeschooling support group, home education magazine, school basketball team: Hi, Aileen. The answer to your question is, it depends. Many public schools across the country now have policies that allow homeschooler participation in extracurricular activities. Some even allow homeschoolers to take academic classes part-time. But it varies...

Home Schooling: Tecniques and medium for making cards, adults with developmental disabilities, maryann kohl
adults with developmental disabilities, maryann kohl, artistic endeavors: Hi, Judy. I m not very good at crafts, but art...that s my thing! Decoupage is a great technique...all you need is the cut or torn cards and some Elmer s glue to paint over the images. But what will you stick them to? Covering school cigar type boxes,...

Home Schooling: Tempera paint, tempera paint, paint application
tempera paint, paint application, acrylic paint: Thank you for writing. I hope I can answer your questions. Comparing tempera and acrylic paints is like comparing tape and glue...they both stick, but they are completely different. Tempera is cheap and washable. It works for all kinds of projects for...

Home Schooling: Thinking of homeschooling, homeschooling groups, homeschooling laws
homeschooling groups, homeschooling laws, honest opinion: My book, Homeschooling Step by Step (http://www.homeschoolsteps.com), describes homeschooling laws state-by-state, and tells you how to homeschool from kindergarten to college. It will also tell you how to find and get involved with local homeschooling groups....

Home Schooling: teach reading, john taylor gatto, month old baby
john taylor gatto, month old baby, natural anxiety: Dear Michelle, Thank you for the question. I m so happy to hear you plan to homeschool your child. I ve never really run into anyone suggesting teaching a child that young to read. I have run into encouragement in foundational skills at that age...

Home Schooling: time, home education magazine, homeschooling support groups
home education magazine, homeschooling support groups, homeschooling journey: Hi, Jin. Thanks for your question, and congratulations on the start of your homeschooling journey. A summary of the homeschooling laws in Georgia can be found at: http://homeschooling.gomilpitas.com/laws/blGA.htm. Your best bet is to find a local homeschooling...

Home Schooling: tutoring, core knowledge series, e d hirsch
core knowledge series, e d hirsch, search engine type: Dear Mary, Thank-you for the question. It is always beneficial for the student if the parent is more actively involved in the learning process. You didn t tell me what grade level your student is in, so I can really only provide you with generic information....

Home Schooling: I want to homeschool but..., linda dobson, homeschooling regulations
linda dobson, homeschooling regulations, homeschooling book: Hi, Saya. Thanks for your question. You don t say how old you are, where you live or what your dad s concerns are about homeschooling, so my advice is going to be pretty general. First, I suggest that you talk to your dad more about this and find out what...

Home Schooling: I want to but can't, homeschool support group, mumble jumble
homeschool support group, mumble jumble, simple explanations: Hi, Taylor. Thanks for your question. I have to admit, though, I m a bit confused. Are you wanting to homeschool, but realize it would be difficult because of the hours your parents work? Or are you looking for help learning to like school better? It does...

Home Schooling: website, yahoogroups website, homeschool reviews
yahoogroups website, homeschool reviews, email: Thanks for your questions. The website is down for a time while the book undergoes a much-needed update. In the meantime, please feel free to join us on the Homeschool Reviews list, where we re regularly posting updates. Sign up on the yahoogroups website,...

Home Theater: what does the 1 in 5.1 sound stand for????, digital audio signals, rca pin
digital audio signals, rca pin, rca plugs: Hi Kyle, The .1 in the 5.1 or 6.1 surround systems refers to the sub woofer channel. In the 5.1 system, for example, there are five distinct channels which are: center, left & right front and left & right rear (called surround channels sometimes). The sub-woofer...

Home Theater: 1 coax cables to 1 TV, comcast cable, comsat
comcast cable, comsat, satellite tv: Manny, Provided that the Turkish satellite is connected to a receiver box and then out of the receiver box split all over the house then it is easy to wire your comsat: sit it next to the Turkish one and get it up and running. Connect the RF out of the...

Home Theater: 1080i, hd dvd players, pioneer dvr
hd dvd players, pioneer dvr, source device: Hi Colin, The Toshiba is capable of doing the HD 1080P format, but will work fine with the 1080i input. Both are HD, of course, and the pix will be excellent. Sooner or later you will want to get a 1080P source device like one of the new and expensive...

Home Theater: 12v Trigger Out, dalite projection screen, denon 3806
dalite projection screen, denon 3806, stereo plug: Hello Justin. Please read your manual page 23 and 73. By the way you do need DB9 or RS 232C for what you are trying to do. Thanks For trigger, check the back of your receiver and it appears a 3.5mm stereo plug. I am not sure, I am not there to see it. Thank...

Home Theater: 12v trigger out, volt device, nad l70
volt device, nad l70, aloha from hawaii: Hello Peter: Basically a 12 V DC input to the trigger, triggers a 240 Volt device is wahat a 12 Volt trigger does. It is a control device built in your surround sound receiver. If you have a use for such a feature, this will be useful. Otherwise you can...

Home Theater: 1995 46, pawn shops, tv broadcasts
pawn shops, tv broadcasts, analog tv: Hi Laura, Good question, Laura. There are still a few of this type of projection TV available for sale new, but they are getting fewer and fewer every day. I do recall seeing within the past year some standard projection TV sets in the under $1000 range....

Home Theater: AV Connections, panasonic plasma tv, pioneer vsx
panasonic plasma tv, pioneer vsx, hdmi to dvi cable: Hello Greg, First choice should be HDMI, then DVI with optical or co-axial digital cable. You can use your receiver to control many audio video inputs if it allows it. I would use receiver as my switching device. TV video depends on your receiver s video...

Home Theater: best way to hook up my surroundsound., marantz sr7200, hd cable box
marantz sr7200, hd cable box, hdmi inputs: Hello Joe, The best way to connect your HD Cable box to your Marantz will be using optical cable and if you do not have optical then digital co-axial cable. If you do not have that then using red and white cable. Connect audio out of your cable box to Marantz...

Home Theater: Connecting my PS3 and Sony Trinitron XBR tv to Denon AVR 1907 receiver, sony trinitron xbr, radio shack
sony trinitron xbr, radio shack, denon receiver: Hello Don, Please connect Video out of PS3 Video using appropriate cables to TV s Video 1. Then connect audio using appropriate cables to Aux Audio in on your Denon. Then connect Your Tv s audio out to Denon s TV audio in. When using surround sound make...

Home Theater: Cox DVR - Samsung Xt40 Surround - HDTV LCD, mitsubishi hdtv, prologic ii
mitsubishi hdtv, prologic ii, tv signals: Hello Joe, You will not be able to get a Dolby Digital 5.1 effect out of your Samsung. Reason, TV signals do not have 5.1 signal coming through the cable, it is stereo and what you are hearing is stereo sound. Which is normal. To get simulated surround...

Home Theater: connect tv, dvd, cable, surround, rca plug, connect tv
rca plug, connect tv, audio cables: Hello Carla, Please connect audio out of cable box to Kenwood s TV audio in. Connect JVC DVD audio out using approppriate cables. (Optical/Coaxial or RCA)These are the type of connections you may have on your JVC. Coaxial is an orange color RCA Plug. Optical...

Home Theater: connecting my tv, cable, xbox, cable xbox, mitsubishi ws
cable xbox, mitsubishi ws, comcast cable: Hello Lindsey, Please connect your Cable box to your TV. If it not already connected. Then connect Audio out of the cable box to your receiver s TV Audio in. Then connect your X box s Video out to TV s Video 1. X box audio out to receiver s aux audio in....

Home Theater: HELP! on tv/receiver/dvd player, lxi tv, magnavox dvd
lxi tv, magnavox dvd, direct tv: You need 1. A cable splitter You can go down to your favorite electronics store and you can get these items. Then tou need to connect your Cable to the IN on your Splitter. Out of splitter,one goes to TV, the other goes to DVD VCP. It should work and...

Home Theater: HOME THEATRE, home cinema system, sound speakers
home cinema system, sound speakers, ok thanks: Hello, Please note that you will not be able to get surround sound fron TV. It is the type of signal being broadcasted. It will only be stereo. Once broadcast is in Dolby 5.1 you will be able to get surround sound. Your system seems to be working ok. Thank...

Home Theater: Home Theater Connections, pioneer dvd player, nintendo wii
pioneer dvd player, nintendo wii, pioneer elite: Hello Mark, You can connect Wii to your TV s Video 1 using Red White and Yellow cables. You can wire your other componenets using HDMI.Pioneer s HDMI out goes to your TV. Using HDMI: Then connect Cable box to Pioneer. Then connect Pioneer DVD player to...

Home Theater: Home Theater Installation, tv sony wega, cable box
tv sony wega, cable box, tv menu: Bryan, the way I see it is: Either you are not using the right sockets on one of the pieces of equipment You needed to toggle an option in the TV menu that you didn t or Your TV doesn t output sound for one reason or another Good luck N Georg...

Home Theater: Hooking up pioneer home theatre to tv, pioneer home theatre, pioneer home theatre system
pioneer home theatre, pioneer home theatre system, home theatre system: Brent, In order for me to assist you with fail proof help you need to tell me what you have. Do you have a HD TV with HDMI? Do you have DVD palyer with HDMI, optical or digital co-axial connectors on it? Is it a upconvert DVD player? What receiver do...

Home Theater: Hooking up Xbox 360 to sound system, harmon kardon, yellow cable
harmon kardon, yellow cable, xbox 360: Hello Mary, You need to connect your Red and White cables out of Xbox to Aux IN on your receiver. If it used use any vacant audio in and remember that your Xbox is connected to that audio input. Connect your Video out (yellow cable) to Video 1,2,3,4, Whichever...

Home Theater: home theatre, speaker wire connectors, two subs
speaker wire connectors, two subs, subwoofer output: Hello Devin, Please go down to your favorite electronics store and get your self a Y splitter cable. It will have a female on one end and two male on the other end. Unplug the cable from the sub and plug into this Y splitter and then connect uour two males...

Home Theater: hooking up DVR to pioneer receiver, hdmi inputs, theater location
hdmi inputs, theater location, digital optical: Hello Jeff, You can connect DVR audio out or HDMI out if you have to the nearest TV. Move is your choice and DVR should be conveniently located near the receiver and the TV. You can also connect Video out if you do not have HDMI to Video 1 on your TV. Thank...

Home Theater: Onkyo 805 hookup, audio video receiver, cable audio
audio video receiver, cable audio, crt tv: Hello Paul. Answer for 1, yes you do if you have a AV(Audio Video) receiver. This way everything is controlled through your reciver. It is like a switcher. If you do not then just the audio connection is tied to the receiver and video goes to TV. Answer...

Home Theater: Panasonic SA-HT920, home theater system, sound distribution
home theater system, sound distribution, home theatre sound: Della, You need to make sure that an audio output from the TV is connected to the home theatre. Sound distribution can differ with many things, most importantly, settings, type of connection, speaker balancing among other things Good luck N Georg...

Home Theater: STB/LCD/Home Theater Connection, digital cable box, time warner digital cable box
digital cable box, time warner digital cable box, time warner digital cable: Hello Serafino, Please Connect video out of Sony to your TV s Video 1. Then connect your Digital Cable Box s audio out to your Sony s TV Audio in. I am assuming that you have your cable already hooked to your TV. If not, using appropriate cables connect...

Home Theater: setting up my cable tv to other components, video cassette recorder, magnavox dvd recorder
video cassette recorder, magnavox dvd recorder, rca home theater: Hello Susan, This email system does not allow me to send any printed instructions. So, here is how you should connect your system. 1. Video out of your RCA goes to TV s Video 1. Please use appropriate cables. Audio out of your cable box goes to your...

Home Theater: no sound when playing dvd on new sony dvd/r, sharp acquos, direct tv
sharp acquos, direct tv, gree: Sounds to me like misconnection, remember that if you are connecting by RGB or component (red, gree, blue) they are all 3 for picture none for sound, the white and red would have done if connected between the right slots Read a bit more in the manuals ...

Home Theater: No surround sound on cable tv, sony home theatre, prologic ii
sony home theatre, prologic ii, ht system: Hello Nate, TV signal 99% of the time is in stereo and not in 5.1 surround. So all you will get will be a stereo signal. If your HT System has a Prologic II Decoder built in, you should be able to turn that on and get a simulated surround from TV signal....

Home Theater: TV, Bose, Cable, Blu-Ray connection, bose cinemate system, panasonic plasma hdtv
bose cinemate system, panasonic plasma hdtv, bose speakers: Hello carol, You have a problem with 1 audio connection and it is not even digital sound. You can either connect TV sound or DVD sound. For DVD sound you must connect the audio out of DVD to the Bose audio in. IN this case you use red and white RCA cables....

Home Theater: 3d cinema setups for thatre, playback hardware, 3d film
playback hardware, 3d film, guidence: You got me, honestly. I know that DVD s will not ship with the proper stereoscopic encoding for 3D, and that most historic setups would run with a pair of synchronized projectors (or one very special projector), which took quite some doing to get working for...

Home Theater: 5.1 Surround Sound from Television, pioneer dvd player, scientific atlanta explorer
pioneer dvd player, scientific atlanta explorer, pioneer receiver: This problem you have will be the case wit every system you will buy. TRUE surround sound is only generated when the system receives a coded 5.1 signal from any source. It could be DVD, TV sound, 5.1 CD audio. Any sound, Then it decodes it and reproduces...

Home Theater: audio problems with receiver, phono cable, channel analog
phono cable, channel analog, optical connector: You need an audio connection from the DVD player to the receiver, such as coaxial or TOSlink S/PDIF, or multi-channel analog. This will be either an odd looking optical connector (little glowing red light inside), an orange phono cable, or 6 (yes, 6) phono...

Home Theater: Best Connection - Plasma TV, DVD, Foxtel, Foxtel
Foxtel: Happy to help KJ Allow me to copy and answer below when you say connect all devices to receiver and then receiver output to TV do you mean both audio & video... YES what do you suggest for my cable connection (Foxtel). This does not have HDMI ports,...

Home Theater: Connecting Hd DVR to second tv, second room
second room: Hello Katrina (you have my daughter s name :-) ) If the DVR hasn t got an RF output and it probably hasn t, you will have to either buy an RF modulator or make use of a VCR to plug in AV cables into the VCR and connect the RF out of it through a coaxial...

Home Theater: connecting HD cable & DVD recorder, rca connector, hd cable box
rca connector, hd cable box, rca cable: Hello Erin, sorry for the delay in answering your question. You need to get 2 RCA Y CONNECTORs . The connectoe will have 1 male on one side that goes on to your white RCA connector on your Cable box. The other side will have 2 female connectors. You will...

Home Theater: connecting TV projector video and surround sound, tv projector, applainces
tv projector, applainces, scart adapter: I m some what confused as far as what you ve got connected where. If you could clarify by listing things somewhat diagramatically such as: DVD Player - Television or something similar, and I really do apologize, I m just having trouble picturing your...

Home Theater: Different audio and video sources, digital cable service, comcast cable
digital cable service, comcast cable, cable hdmi: Yeah, that would work actually, hadn t thought of that to be honest. Like I said, theres tons of solutions to get things like this working, most of them are just geeky , or hacked . I would just avoid any of those HDMI switches that try to do anything...

Home Theater: DTV Converter Box, sleep timer, analog tv
sleep timer, analog tv, sleep: No, however the converter box may stay on after the TV powers itself down (assuming it doesn t have a sleep function, which would have to be enabled separately from the TV). In the event that only the TV powers itself down, and the DTV box stays on, it won...

Home Theater: DVD audio playback from Sony DAV-DX155 to t.v. speakers?, sony dav dx155, audio playback
sony dav dx155, audio playback, site hp: Mike, this is the whole idea, you need to locate the Audio OUT port on the DVD player....let me do a search on this model number..... I have located it here http://www.sony-asia.com/product/dav-dx155/sku/dav-dx155%252F%252Fce3?site=hp_en_AP_i There is a...

Home Theater: DVD hookup to multiple tv's, AV signal on many TVs
AV signal on many TVs: Yes but id DVD hasn t got an RF output (and it probably doesn t), you will need to source an RF modulator or run the AV signal through a VCR then distribute it over many TVs Remember that if cable runs are long or number of TVs are many, you will need to...

Home Theater: direct tv digital audio, direct tv dvr r10, direct tv programming
direct tv dvr r10, direct tv programming, jbl dcr600: Hello Rich, I cannot be sure about it but if I take it by similarity to what happened to me before, I tend to think it has to do with either the menu options on your Home theatre or the auto selection which sometimes tricks the amp. Sometimes it helps...

Home Theater: dvd players, dvd players, dvd player
dvd players, dvd player, memory: Some DVD players do have this feature, for disc memory, which can only store a few discs position (something like 3 or 5 discs of history). The disc does have a unique name to the DVD player (so, if you owned two identical copies of the same film, it would...

Home Theater: flat screen TV and reception, flat screen tv, indoor antennas
flat screen tv, indoor antennas, cable hookup: Well, you d have to describe flat screen better, do you mean a new LCD or Plasma HDTV? Most of these have ATSC tuners, which will receive digital HD signals, either over-the-air or from a cable connection, some lack this feature (higher end models, sometimes...

Home Theater: HD dvd's, hd dvd player, sharp lcd tv
hd dvd player, sharp lcd tv, compatible work: Hello Clem, You question is confusing. First part of the question you asked if if HD-DVD is compatible (work on your system) with your system. It is not. You must have HD-DVD player to play these. The player was in a battle for a format with Blue Ray and...

Home Theater: HDTV and DVD, s video cable, cable output
s video cable, cable output, yellow cable: Just connect the S-Video cable to the TV, most newer HDTV s have upscaling processors, which will handle the resolution change and other things. You may have to ensure things are set-up properly in both the DVD player s menus and TV s menus (i.e: both set...

Home Theater: Home Theatre Question, sony bluray, sony surround system
sony bluray, sony surround system, sony surround sound system: Hello Steve, If you do not have a cable box, for TV sound you need to get the TV sound from your TV. Using appropriate cables, you can connect TV sount out of your TV to TV sound in on your Sony surround system. Then connect your Blue ray using HDMI out...

Home Theater: Home Theatre + Wireless Headphones, saint simons island georgia, saint simons island
saint simons island georgia, saint simons island, simons island georgia: If the system you have sounds good to you, thats all that matters, if some overhyped reveiwer is upset that he didn t get a $25,000 hand-picked system to review on a given day, and rates something down, that isn t your problem. Now, if the system does actually...

Home Theater: Home theater, ceiling mounted speakers, hdmi cables
ceiling mounted speakers, hdmi cables, monster power: Yes, monoprice is truly a wonder of the internet, and I feel bad for not suggesting it in the first place, in terms of cable hunting. I m not quite sure what these Dynabox mounts are, however I know that Dynamat (the material, not the company), is somewhat...

Home Theater: Home theater, conventional speakers, boston acoustics
conventional speakers, boston acoustics, setup ie: Well, if we go from $10,500, subtract $2800 for the television, and $3500 for the furniture, that leaves roughly $4200 for the sound system. Honestly, for $4200, you can do a lot better than an 8 sub and ceiling mounts. If you re dead set on the power...

Home Theater: Home theater hook-up, sony htib, motorola cable box
sony htib, motorola cable box, fd trinitron: Ok, there are a number of ways to do this, but here s roughly what I d do: S/PDIF output from the cable box to the S/PDIF input on the HTIB, that sould give you surround when availble, and stereo at all other times, then connect video (component) from the...

Home Theater: Home theater Tv black screen, hd dvd player, video feed
hd dvd player, video feed, issus: If the video is going from a display source, such as set-top box, or HD-DVD player, through the home theater head-unit or receiver, and into the TV, that head-unit/receiver will need to powered on in order to send a signal along to the TV. If the TV is acting...

Home Theater: Home theather and PAL TV, sony home theater, home theather
sony home theater, home theather, scart connectors: I don t see why not, PAL just defines the resolution of the broadcast system. The only thing you might encounter is SCART connectors, however getting adapters for SCART to more common A/V connectors (composite, component, S-Video) isn t all that hard. Here...

Home Theater: Hooking up TV, PS3, DVD and receiver with hdmi cables, sony dvd player, hdmi cables
sony dvd player, hdmi cables, hdmi inputs: Hello Kleber HDMI is a preferred way of connecting High definition video and audio If your receiver allows you to have multiple HDMI inputs, I suggest that you connect your devices using HDMI. You need to connect your DVD and PS3 using HDMI calend and connect...

Home Theater: help with hookup, panasonic tau, rca cables
panasonic tau, rca cables, jvc dvd player: Hello John, If you have a cable box, you can take audio out. You may have 2-3 options. For HD sound out of your Cable box, you need to have an optical out and a optical in on your Onkyo. Connect audio out(optical) using optical cable to Onkyo s TV audio...

Home Theater: home theater, time warner cable box, time warner cable
time warner cable box, time warner cable, hdmi cable: Hello Kyle, HDMI from TV to Samsung, this HDMI on your TV is this a HDI out or in. I think it is in. If you have 2 HDMI on your cable box, then you need to connect the second HDMI to your Samsung HDMI IN. If you do not have 2 HDMI on your cable box, you...

Home Theater: home theater hook up, hdmi input, sony blue ray
hdmi input, sony blue ray, htib: Well, you ll connect your Blu-ray player to the HDMI input on the HTIB s receiver, and then the video output from the HTIB to the televission s video input. As far as audio is concerned, the HTIB handles that, as its what provides the speakers and amplification....

Home Theater: KLH ASW10-120B, phase switch, klh
phase switch, klh, private party: Honestly I m not sure what you could ve done to the unit, you ve potentially damaged the amplifier (does it work with the phase switch back to normal?), which could be an easy replacement if KLH will provide the part. Other than that, theres just too many...

Home Theater: LCD TV - Cable box - DVD connections, bose 321 system, bose 321
bose 321 system, bose 321, trivial question: The Bose system should include a connection diagram, at least some information in its manual to show proper connection guidelines. I wouldn t honestly be able to give you some direct advice, without knowiing what connectors the Bose offers, as well as what...

Home Theater: multiple dvds on multiple tvs, rf modulator, distribution board
rf modulator, distribution board, three solutions: Yes, and no, it really depends on the TV s you have and other equipment associated with the system. If you have TVs with multiple video inputs, simply take the DVD players and feed them into distribution boards (so basically what you ve already got, with two...

Home Theater: Philips HTS 3555 receiver and speakers problem, p4c philips, home theater system
p4c philips, home theater system, ebay: Hello Manuel, Below is the link for the manual for your system. What I saw, is that the speakers have a molded color coded connector that connects on the back of the receiver. If you do not have theses connectors on your receiver, you have the wrong speakers....

Home Theater: Question on how to set up Video Projector, video projector, rf input
video projector, rf input, dish network: Jim, if you have been successful changing channels wirelessly then I can t see a reason why you won t be able to once you connect to the projector. the point that remains is a confirmation whether the projector has a composite input or not (yello video RCA)...

Home Theater: Re: Connecting older hdtv to cable box to htib, akai pt4298hd, s video cables
akai pt4298hd, s video cables, s video cable: I don t see why you need a converter box for cable, the DTV issue in 2009 is talking about Over-The-Air transmissions, the FTC is requiring all broadcasters to transmit digitally, as it conserves bandspace. Anyways, you should have the component video...

Home Theater: Sony Wega 60' LCD+Scientific Atlanta 8300HD DVR+Sony Bravia DVD Home Theater System Hookup??, scientific atlanta 8300hd, scientific atlanta 8300hd dvr
scientific atlanta 8300hd, scientific atlanta 8300hd dvr, hdmi cable: Plug one ned of the optical cable in the optical plug in your the optical jack on the TV. Look at the other end to see if you see a red light. I f you do not see the red light, there are 2 reason for this. 1. It is an IN port and not an OUT port. Please...

Home Theater: Surround Speaker setup advice, 100w speakers, voice coils
100w speakers, voice coils, pre amplifier: I would not change that system for the world, unless you can afford to spend at least $2500-$3500 on speakers alone, or you really just hate the sound of the NHT s. Outdated isn t really a word I d EVER use with speakers, there isn t much to change, even...

Home Theater: safty for my flat screen tv, flat screen tv, phillips flat screen tv
flat screen tv, phillips flat screen tv, bungee cords: You might mount it on the wall, however aside from that, I can t think of any commerical solution for this. The somewhat rigged solution I ve got is bungee cords to hold it down to your media center/table, although I m not sure if thats an appealing idea...

Home Theater: samsung surround sound, speaker system, dvd player
speaker system, dvd player, cables: Do you mean a HTIB system head unit is damaged? A DVD player itself will provide you line level stereo, and digital multi-channel audio output, which has to be processed and amplified in order to be used by speakers. If this is an HTIB unit damaged, you ll...

Home Theater: set up and compatibility for 5.1 surround, rca cables, yamaha htr
rca cables, yamaha htr, rca plug: Hello William, Yes you can create a Home Theater System. To achieve this, you need to find out if you can connect everything with HDMI cables. If using HDMI, it is a simple hook up. You connect HDMI out of Yamaha to HDMI in on your TV. Then connect HDMI...

Home Theater: No signals, cutting the trees, tv signals
cutting the trees, tv signals, line of sight: If you can move the dish to a better location, perhaps higher or lower on the side of the building, to give it some line of sight. Honestly, I would contact your service provider and see if they have any other suggestions, as they might be willing to reposition...

Home Theater: sony surrond set up, comcast cable, surrond sound
comcast cable, surrond sound, sound thanks: Hello Joe, To connect your TV sound to your surround sound system, you need to make sure you have appropriate cables. Please look at the audio out connector of your cable box and the connector for TV audio in on your surround sound system. Then all you...

Home Theater: sound only, s video output, laser heads
s video output, laser heads, laser head: Hello Brenda, Sometimes when things are not used, the rubber belts, the sliders, the optical or laser heads get stuck. This may be the case. In this case I think your laser head that reads the information is stuck. If you try running few disks back and...

Home Theater: TV Audio Out, stereo rca, y connector
stereo rca, y connector, tv speakers: Hello John, Yes!!! this is the the right way of getting TV sound amplified. What you need is a Y connector. Stereo RCA to Stereo mini 3.5mm Y connector, This connector should have a female mini connector on one end and a RCA red and white male jacks...

Home Theater: Video Component hookup, tv vcr combo, phillips tv
tv vcr combo, phillips tv, dvd vcr combo: Hello Lorrie, You connect your DVD/VCR combo by connecting audio video out of the combo(yellow, red and white cable to Video 1 on your TV. Your video 1 is the front connection. When you want to watch your VCR, you need to chage your TV to Video 1. It will...

Home Theater: wireless headphone connection to televisions, sennheiser rs120 wireless headphones, model tvs
sennheiser rs120 wireless headphones, model tvs, sennheiser rs120: Hello Bruce, I do have some experience with these headphones. First thing to locate will be to find out if you have a headphones jack on TV, if not then look for an audio out. You may have an audio out on the back of TV, or on your cable box. These are red...

Home Theater: wiring question, direct tv hd dvr, onkyo sr601
direct tv hd dvr, onkyo sr601, tv hd: Hello Jason, Olease note that the best possible HD resolution from your HD/DVR and Blue Ray is to have a HD TV. You also should connect your componenets through a HDMI port. In your case I would suggest to have a HD TV to enjoy the capabilities of HD/DVR...

Home Theater: Yamaha RX-V1500 composite monitor out, yamaha rx v1500, optoma projector
yamaha rx v1500, optoma projector, rx v1500: Hello Merbil, This requires you to trouble shoot the problem. You need to find out if it is your projector or your cable or your amplifier. 1. Unplug the video cable from receiver and connect it to TV s Video #1. Do you have a Video? If no. Change the...

Home Theater: advice please, optical digital input, multimedia connection
optical digital input, multimedia connection, european multimedia: Hello C_Way, The only things you have on this system are USB and HDMI. You also have SCART (European Multimedia connection). I am sorry nothing you can do to get your external devices connected except by using HDMI or SCART. You also have USB for those devices...

Home Theater: audio questions, hdmi cables, audio questions
hdmi cables, audio questions, hookups: You would need HDMI on some level for input from the DVD player, if you have a receiver that will take HDMI in, and provide component video to the display, that would be entire accetable (although you d lose HDCP, we re only talking about DVD here, so thats...

Home Theater: audio speakers going out, yamaha dvx, speaker connection
yamaha dvx, speaker connection, audio speakers: The system is very likely entering into overload protection and turning off to prevent any damage. I would suggest lowering the volume to a more reasonable level. If this is happening with almost no sound output, I would contact Yamaha as there is likely something...

Home Theater: Big Screen TV, samsung 42 plasma, rear projection television
samsung 42 plasma, rear projection television, audio yamaha: Well, if the more expensive option is too expensive, I d say its probably out of the running. If you like the image quality on the Samsung, I don t see any reason not to go with it (especially knowing that Walmart will honor returns should something go awry...

Home Theater: BluRay on 720p, blue ray disk, blue ray disk player
blue ray disk, blue ray disk player, blue ray disks: Hello Dave, Your picture will be of TV s native resolution quality provided your DVD player is upconvert capability. 720 p is a very decent resolution. Please nejoy blue ray disks, and buy the blue ray disk player in a month or so. Prices on electronics...

Home Theater: bose 321 and jvc surround sound speakers, room shape, jvc system
room shape, jvc system, sound speakers: Yes, it would be possible, however I wouldn t suggest it, namely because Bose s systems rely on their ability to generate various psychoacoustical effects (mostly reflections and simulated projection), and the addition of another 5 channels of audio would...

Home Theater: Connect my samsung lcd tv to a LG Home theater, samsung lcd tv, lg home
samsung lcd tv, lg home, home theater system: Hello Sebastian, A surround sound can only be produced if there is Dolby Digital 5.1 signal detected by your system. Your DVD produces it but not your TV. Not yet at least, it is producing stereo signal. Your LG system must have Dolby Prologic II decoder...

Home Theater: Connecting an amp to a receiver, external amplifier, amp output
external amplifier, amp output, pre amp: You must have a pre-amp output for connection of an external amplifier. If you don t have such an output on an existing receiver, you ll probably need to upgrade that as well if you d like to use an external amplifier. As far as quality, I ve never honestly...

Home Theater: Connecting a DVD/VCR Combo into Home Entertainment System, home entertainment system, magnavox dvd vcr
home entertainment system, magnavox dvd vcr, rca cables: Hello Susan, Please connect video out of your DVD/VCR combo to Tv video 1. Connect audio out using either optical cable or RCA to your receiver s DVD/VCR audio in. Connect audio video out of your cable box to DVD/VCR s Audio Video in. You can use either...

Home Theater: Connecting DVDR & VCR to TV, rf modulator, broadcast antenna
rf modulator, broadcast antenna, connect one: I have the following setup: a broadcast antenna coax to a DVD Recorder w/ TV tuner IN, OUT to an RF modulator IN, OUT to the tv, also have RCA connection from DVD to RF Modulator)...only problem is, I cannot watch tv while it records something. IF YOU...

Home Theater: how to connect panasonic 5.1 1000w home theatre to cable box, rca jacks, cable box
rca jacks, cable box, hdmi: Hello Kevin, In order for you to listen to TV sound, you need to connect audio out of your TV or the Cable box. Please look at the the cable box that is hooked up for your TV and see if you have either HDMI or RCA jacks on the cable box. You also need to...

Home Theater: DVD Player Sound Not Working, home theatre system, maganavox
home theatre system, maganavox, broadcast television: Do other devices through the TV properly provide sound? Or does this DVD player provide sound from other sources? I would surmise that the DVD player itself is defective, and replacement *should* solve the issue, however if the sound issues lay with the...

Home Theater: FM reception, fm antennas, outdoor antennas
fm antennas, outdoor antennas, wire antenna: I would honestly consider an antenna by Terk to be suitable, albeit a bit overpriced (then again, there aren t many other options), again, mileage will vary depending on usage (for example, knowing you re in a basement, reception will always be worse than...

Home Theater: Harmon AVR 146, television tuning, some stations
television tuning, some stations, fm tuner: Can you elaborate a bit more? Radio station? Television tuning? Whats providing the source (built-in AM/FM tuner? STB? VCR? etc) Does the volume merely increase for some stations and decrease for others, or does it fluctuate up and down while on any station?...

Home Theater: HD TV and home theater set-up, panasonic plasma tv, panasonic home theater
panasonic plasma tv, panasonic home theater, s video cable: Well, honestly, I d upgrade the HT, a new HTIB unit with HDMI and better support for multi-channel audio shouldn t be drastically expensive, and will give you better quality. If this system is one you d like to stay with, I would route component out (blue/green/red)...

Home Theater: HDMI Sound, vizio plasma hdtv, hdtv cable box
vizio plasma hdtv, hdtv cable box, prologic ii: Hello Jeremy, For you to get surround sound from TV shows, your system must detect a Dolby Digital 5.1 signal coming fro your Cable box. That will be the only way you will have a true surround sound. At present the cable companies and their programs are not...

Home Theater: HDMI Surround Sound, sony surround sound receiver, rca cables
sony surround sound receiver, rca cables, video signals: Nothing is being passed to the surround sound system, does the receiver have HDMI or other video inputs? You ll want to connect via that, and use the receiver s output to the television for video signals. Basically, let the receiver handle audio, thats what...

Home Theater: HDTV with DVD/HDD recorder & Receiver, atsc tuner box, denon receiver
atsc tuner box, denon receiver, hdd recorder: I m kind of lost on what the DVD device actually is, unless its a DVD recorder or DVR device (basically, are you using it to record television?). If you have a set-top box, pass the HDMI into the receiver and then television, and remove the DVD device from...

Home Theater: Help me set up my home theater, component cables, samsung tv
component cables, samsung tv, samsung surround sound system: Hello Scott, Please take care of your finger and I hope it heals as good as new. Yes for component cables you need to use optical cable. Take good care of your self and if I could be of any assistance; feel free to contact me. Have a great day. Thanks...

Home Theater: Home Theater hook-up, denon 1705, lcd samsung
denon 1705, lcd samsung, hook up: Hello Dave, The first thing to do is to find out if you need to connect optically or by RCA. You also need to look at the TV and the surround sound system and figure out if you have optical and RCA connections on each componenet. For Optical: Connect...

Home Theater: Home Theater Installation, home theater system, sony bravia tv
home theater system, sony bravia tv, hdmi: Hello Michael, Since I do not know what type of connectors you have on your Home Theater System (No Model Number Provided for me to do research). I will tell you the order of preference in which you should be wiring your system. 1. HDMI 2. Optical for...

Home Theater: Home theater sys not working properly, time warner cable, home theater system
time warner cable, home theater system, audio option: Honestly, if DVD s are working properly, I d venture that the issue exists upstream, either the cable box or the reception is at fault here. What kind of cable are you connecting between the receiver and the cable box (optical or coaxial? and how long is it?)....

Home Theater: Hooking up Home theater, samsung plasma, harmon kardon
samsung plasma, harmon kardon, plasma lg: I would connect the HDMI from the DVR to the receiver, and component output to the television. Then use component output from the DVD player to the receiver, along with either coaxial or TOS S/PDIF for 5.1 audio to be passed along to the receiver. You...

Home Theater: Hooking up headphones to listen to my TV, headphone amplifier, wireless headphones
headphone amplifier, wireless headphones, headphone jack: Something to connect to one of these audio outputs and then to your headphones is what you d need, so a headphone amplifier of sorts (although, a conventional headphone amplifier is quite expensive (multi-hundred to multi-thousand dollar)). I would consider...

Home Theater: help me, rca cables, home theatre system
rca cables, home theatre system, rca jacks: Hello Johnny, For TV sound, you need to have a TV sound out put that needs to be fed to the receiver of your home theater system. Please look at the back of the TV and see if you have a TV audio out. It is normally Red and White RCA Jacks at the back your...

Home Theater: home theater, dolby prologic ii, samsung support
dolby prologic ii, samsung support, wireless speakers: I tried downloading the manual and I did not succeed. I suggest you call Samsung Support or go the following link: http://www.samsung.com/us/support/main/contactcenter.do Samsung suggests that you look at their FAQ and email them from there. I suggest you...

Home Theater: home theater in a box with dish network system, klipsch quintet ii, dish network system
klipsch quintet ii, dish network system, check amazon: Honestly, I wouldn t get another HTIB, I d consider a more proper HT system with real speakers (instead of the cheapies included in modern HTIBs), and a real receiver unit. Or at least look at a speaker package, like the Klipsch Quintet II (or III), and...

Home Theater: home theatre set up w/hdtv directv, sony hd tv, hdmi inputs
sony hd tv, hdmi inputs, composite video inputs: Hello Julio, have a Sony hd tv model kdmlm4000 with 2 hdmi inputs,1 supervideo input,2 component video inputs,2 composite video inputs and 2 audio outputs. my home theatre is a sony model davhdx576wf with 1 component video output,1 hdmi output, 1 a/v-rear...

Home Theater: hook up, audio video cables, video connection
audio video cables, video connection, wii: Jason, one option would be, connecting AV equipment to the AV inputs of your DVR box (if it has enough inputs) which also leaves you a spare input on the TV to connect your laptop (if the connection types matches, my laptop needs S-video connection) Good...

Home Theater: hooking up receiver to TV, pioneer vsx, channel receiver
pioneer vsx, channel receiver, cable box: Hello Vicki, Please connect audio out from cable box using appropriate cables (HDMI, Optical or RCA)to your Pioneer s TV Audio IN. You also need to look at the TV and the surround sound system and figure out if you have HDMI, optical and RCA connections...

Home Theater: JVC Home Cinema System not working, home cinema system, example test
home cinema system, example test, power surge: Is the banging noise just a single thump when you power the system on? Have you tested your sources on other output equipment? (for example, test your DVD player just through your TV, or another stereo) Have you recently experienced a power surge or similar...

Home Theater: JVC Home Theater System, powered subwoofers, david answer
powered subwoofers, david answer, home theater system: Well, in that event, I don t see much to be done except upgrading to a new system, if JVC won t provide you replacement parts (and based on that, maybe you want to consider a brand other than JVC/Victor?). Given that the speakers themselves will likely...

Home Theater: LCD Flat Screen tv, flat screen tv, sony flat screen tv
flat screen tv, sony flat screen tv, sony flat screen: HDMI is just a connection standard between two devices, the cable will cary digital video and digital audio point to point. For example, if you connected your Xbox 360 via HDMI to your TV, it would be the only cable required, and you could still use 5.1 sound...

Home Theater: Do I need a high-end A/V Receiver or an HDMI Switcher?, sony wega trinitron, home theater components
sony wega trinitron, home theater components, hdmi switcher: I would not get either an HTIB or a sound projector , as neither will sound very good, and both are, to be quite honest, junk. I m not entirely sure what you re saying by high end , although I look at high end and see dollar signs from here to next week....

Home Theater: Occasional Sound Loss, crackling noise, fault bob
crackling noise, fault bob, circuit overload: Yes, at 25% output (I know, this is a very generalistic way to look at it), you shouldn t be hitting overload, if you are, I would venture something is wrong with the unit (or the volume control is very shoddily implemented). Circuit overload is probably the...

Home Theater: Outdoor movies?, stucco wall, cinema quality
stucco wall, cinema quality, public exhibition: You ll need a projector, and either use the wall raw or some sort of make-shift screen (such as a very large white sheet), its really up to you if the wall on its own is sufficient for black level/contrast. You ll probably also want to add some PA speakers...

Home Theater: Pioneer Receiver VSX-82TXS, logitech harmony 880, panasonic dmr eh75v
logitech harmony 880, panasonic dmr eh75v, sony cd player: Honestly not really, as I m not quite sure what you re saying the problem is, the receiver is switching internal settings on you? Sounds like it might be losing power and resetting, does it have some sort of backup battery that may need replaced? I would honestly...

Home Theater: Popping from a Denon Receiver, denon receiver, home theater system
denon receiver, home theater system, micro processor: Given the newness of the unit, if the troubleshooting failed, I would simply return it for a replacement and see if the situation improves, while I m sure this is a potentially fixable problem, if you can just have it replaced, why bother? Now, if the replacement...

Home Theater: Projection TV, screen movie theater, lcd projector
screen movie theater, lcd projector, lcd tvs: Hello Dimitrz, I am sorry to tell you, if it is too good to be true. Then, it is too good to be true. Never heard of it, never seen it and do not recommend it. I wish I could have given you a better news. I am sorry I am not convinced if it really works...

Home Theater: Projection TV, screen movie theater, lcd projector
screen movie theater, lcd projector, overhead projector: The basic concept of this expansion is to remove the raw LCD panel from your existing TV, and over-lay it on an overhead projector (there, I saved you the price of the auction), you need a very specifically sized overhead and LCD panel, and the quality is...

Home Theater: Proper connection order, home theater receiver, comcast cable
home theater receiver, comcast cable, optimal output: Hello Mike, In order for me to suggest proper connections for your system, you need to tell me what do you have on your system as far as the connectors go. Please list the type of connectors you have on each component. I need to know which of your components...

Home Theater: RCA RT 2280 Home Theater sound, sound thanks, dolby digital
sound thanks, dolby digital, tv sound: Hello Bernie, I do not understand your question. Please give me the following information: 1. The sound you are listening to is coming from which source. ie, TV sound, DVD, VCR ? 2. Please describe me your connections so I can analyze these connections...

Home Theater: RCA Video Jack, rca jack, repairman
rca jack, repairman, prong: hello Mimi, Please tell me or if possible take a picture and send to me atmakhan380@gmail.com and I will give you the solution. In the meantime, please tell me what RCA jack are we talking about. Is this a wire coming from your DVD player? Is this a wire...

Home Theater: Sony Bravia Speaker Option, happy thanksgiving, mr khan
happy thanksgiving, mr khan, stereo sound: Hello Kevin, Your A/B switch will work as A or B. A should be when you are listening to your DVD, TV surround or CD stereo sound. B should be your outside speakers. If you look at the back of the receiver, you should have 2 speaker blocks indicating...

Home Theater: Sony Home Theater and HDTV/cable installation, correct model number, sony home theater
correct model number, sony home theater, digital coaxial cable: Thease are the inputs and outputs on your surround sound sysytem. Inputs: 1 analog audio, 1 optical digital audio, 1 coaxial digital audio, 1 composite video, 1 component video, Digital Media Port Outputs: 1 HDMI For your surround sound: Please connect...

Home Theater: Sound problems with playing ipod through Bose 321, bose 321, hello jim
bose 321, hello jim, volume level: Hello Jim, Did you try upping the volume on your ipod? Try that It should solve the problem. Amplification of signals depends on db volume that comes out a system. In this case your ipod has a low db coming out of your it and by increasing the volume, you...

Home Theater: Subwoofer, speaker wire connectors, tower speakers
speaker wire connectors, tower speakers, sub woofer: Hello Matt, your sub woofer has how many of these speaker wire connectors. I am assuming that there are 2. These are labeled right and left. If this is the case. The wires that go speakers will first go to the sub and out of sub go to your two tower speakers....

Home Theater: Surround Sound w/ Comcast HD, samsung dlp, hdmi inputs
samsung dlp, hdmi inputs, model hl: Hello Aaron, I looked at the specs and you do not have much choices. Connectivity Anynet+ ANYNET+ IEEE1394 (DV in) No HDMI-CEC Yes Wireless-Ready No Wireless Module included Yes USB HOST Yes Composite Inputs No Component...

Home Theater: Surround sound, wireless amplifiers, satellite speakers
wireless amplifiers, satellite speakers, t amp: No, not generally, satellite speakers are named as such as they are around a given point, like satellites of that point. There are wireless solutions, either wireless rears (Panasonic makes a number of devices like this), or wireless amplifiers (such as...

Home Theater: no sound, phillips hts3440, surge protector
phillips hts3440, surge protector, subwoofer: Ok, I ll assume wires are properly connected, based on that, I d venture that unless some wall wiring is damaged, the system itself is somehow damaged, unless Philips can explain how to un-trip the protection circuit (if that is indeed the issue), I d prime...

Home Theater: Getting sound from a DVD/VCR combo, male rca, rca connectors
male rca, rca connectors, computer speakers: Hello Joy, Some projectors have the speakers and some do not. Yours may not have them. Did you check to see if you have audio in on your projector? To connect computer speakers. Look at the audio out plug on your dvd player, these plugs (RED and WHITE)...

Home Theater: wire hook up, analog rgb, composite video output
analog rgb, composite video output, sony dav: Hello Bryan, Please note that your TV has HDMI ports on it. 9 A/V inputs, including: 3 composite video (2 rear, 1 side) 1 S-video 2 component video (accepts signals up to 1080p) 4 HDMI (3 rear, 1 side) — accepts signals up to 1080p (60Hz, 24Hz) PC...

Home Theater: wiring behind a wall mounted flat screen TV, s video cables, flat screen tv
s video cables, flat screen tv, rca cables: Kristen, I would personally run 5 RG-59 cables, 1 HDMI, 3 2-pair speaker wire and 2 cat5, 1 RG6 Details: 3 of the 5 RG59 will accomodate the RGB component HDMI for HDMI 2-pair for audio in or out Cat5 for a variety of controls (i.e. infra-red extension)...

Home Theater: 5.1 channel hookup, toshiba hdtv, rca jack
toshiba hdtv, rca jack, hdmi inputs: Hi Steve, I downloaded the manual for the receiver and I see your dilemma. Unfortunately with that receiver, there is no onboard digital decoding. You ll need to buy a new receiver to take advantage of all the most recent technology. Fortunately, these...

Home Theater: Analog to HDMI, panasonic plasma tv, samsung dvd player
panasonic plasma tv, samsung dvd player, rca plugs: I m not quite sure what you re trying to do here. It sounds like you want everything connected properly though, if it were me, I d take HDMI to the receiver, and HDMI to the TV, the receiver will handle audio output, so there is no need to get audio to the...

Home Theater: No audio from TV, bose speakers, bose system
bose speakers, bose system, bose surround system: Hello TY, For sound to be produced by Bose System, you need to feed audio out of either cable box or TV. TV connection you are connecting to may not be an audio out. Is the bose system powered and is it for the PC? If it is then you need to have a TV audio...

Home Theater: Best Home Theater Setup, directv hd dvr, directv hd dvr receiver
directv hd dvr, directv hd dvr receiver, hd dvr receiver: Michael, I am not sure of the capabilities of these items in particular but what I can tell you is the following: Us HDMI as much as practically possible, second best is RGB followed by S-Video and composite AV. As far as audio, try using digital audio as...

Home Theater: Best Home Theater Setup, directv hd dvr, directv hd dvr receiver
directv hd dvr, directv hd dvr receiver, hd dvr receiver: Hello Michael, The best cables to connect your system will depend on the IN and OUT ports you have on each component. The best way to connect Audio Video will be HDMI. The best way to connect Audio only will be Optical. The next best way to connect...

Home Theater: BLU RAY HOOK UP, conventional speakers, optical connection
conventional speakers, optical connection, gurantees: No need to yell. As far as the connection of a BluRay player to this HTIB system, I m going to say it likely isn t going to happen. You d need a more conventional receiver (which will obligate the purchase of more conventional speakers for compatability)...

Home Theater: basic hook up, cable box, hook up
cable box, hook up, hookup: Hello Bill, You connect your cable to TV and use optical or coaxial digital out of the cable box to the receiver for sound processing. This way if you want to hear amplified sound you can and if you do not want the receiver to be on you can. Thanks...

Home Theater: blueray disc player, blue ray disc player, sony blue ray disc player
blue ray disc player, sony blue ray disc player, blue ray disc: hello Dennis, No, you do not need to buy a monster cable with a monster price. Please go to your favorite electronics store and get a HDMI cable. The Din standard is what these cables comply with and all of the cables are in compliance with the standard....

Home Theater: bose, x box 360, cable box
x box 360, cable box, tv sound: Hello Kayla, The TV inputs are for all devices that needs to be connected to TV. Thats what the input is. For you to coonect X box, you need to connect audio out of X box 360 to Bose aux audio in. Connec Video out of X box to TV s Video 1. Your connection...

Home Theater: what to buy, rear projection tvs, lcd tv reviews
rear projection tvs, lcd tv reviews, plasma tvs: Hello Pam, This is not an easy question to answer. Best depends on the following: 1. Money you want to spend. 2. What size of TV to buy? 3. LCD or Plasma? 4. Which resolution you want to have, 720 P or 1080P/i. 5. What Brand of TV? 6. What are the...

Home Theater: Cables needed, sound speaker system, digital optical cable
sound speaker system, digital optical cable, digital coaxial cable: Hello Dan, I read this article and found it to be very interesting about your SONY HT SYSTEM. This is an article that I am sending it to you with my recommendations. Did you read my recommendations before you very inadequetly judged my work? I had to ask...

Home Theater: Confused & Tired... Setting up Blu-ray, hd tv, hd cable, wii, mac mini to receiver..., time warner cable box, precision drive system
time warner cable box, precision drive system, blu ray disc player: Hello Blake, These are the specs for your ins and outs on Yamaha. HDMI (In/Out) (2 / 1) i.Link (IEEE 1394) Component Video (In/Out) (3 / 1) A/V Inputs (S-Video) 4 Digital Inputs/Outputs [O: Optical, C: Coaxial] (O: 2, C: 1) Front A/V with...

Home Theater: Connect Bose module into Samsung HDTV, bose acoustimass 10, bose subwoofer
bose acoustimass 10, bose subwoofer, module subwoofer: I don t think such a connection is actually possible, to be quite honest, as the Acoustimass modules are generally part of a system that includes a proprietary Bose receiver, and proprietary Bose speakers. Essentially, there isn t anything I know of that will...

Home Theater: Connecting a surround sound system, dual cassette deck, sony bravia 40 lcd tv
dual cassette deck, sony bravia 40 lcd tv, hd satellite receiver: Hi Edward, Can you provide me with the model of the Technics receiver and television? That will help with a connection to connection explanation. I have a couple questions, they will also help me with suggestions for your system connection. 1) Why...

Home Theater: coaxial/RCA adapter?, rf modulators, rf modulator
rf modulators, rf modulator, rca cables: No, there exists no such adapter, at least not directly, as there is quite a difference between the two standards. There are RF modulators, which are essentiall composite video and stereo audio to coaxial converters, a cheap solution instead of spending ~$30...

Home Theater: How to connect cable box & home theater sys with HDTV, hdmi cable, s video rca
hdmi cable, s video rca, rca cables: Hello Saila, Here is waht is on your system: Input S-Video: RCA x2 Composite Video: RCA x2 Audio: RCA x2 DV IEEE: x1 Output Composite Video: RCA x1 S-Video: RCA x1 Component Video: RCA x1 Headphone: Stereo Mini x1 HDMI: x1 You need to connect...

Home Theater: How can I connect my Panasonic HT to Verizion Fios HD box, rca cables, ht system
rca cables, ht system, hdmi input: Hello Armando, There are many ways to wire this. 1. You can connect through HDMI, if it is not being used. If used, then you can connect Opticl/Digital coaxial out from the Fios Box to your HT system s TV audio in. If not you need to connect through RCA...

Home Theater: connectivity between lcd tv, dvd, a/v receiver, sony dvp s360, dts neo 6
sony dvp s360, dts neo 6, pro logic: Well, basic cable generally only provides for stereo audio, which is why you aren t getting surround output. Without a receiver featuring something like DTS Neo:6 or Dolby Pro Logic IIx processing, or a premium cable service that provides DTS 5.1 or Dolby...

Home Theater: DLP rear projectionTVWill using a video game, time hundreds, dlp projection
time hundreds, dlp projection, negative aspect: No, it shouldn t affect the picture quality, especially not with a DLP projection system. Only quite old systems will have a problem with video games causing burn-in, and even then, its quite rare (unless you re playing the same game for a very long period...

Home Theater: DVD with built in decoder, home theater in a box, dream system
home theater in a box, dream system, problem thanks: You would probably have to buy another home theater in a box type system like the dream system. But I would seriously consider buying all separates to avoid your current situation. You can buy an all-in-one unit, but if one part goes dead, you have to...

Home Theater: DVD with built in decoder, dream system, problem thanks
dream system, problem thanks, recievers: Hello Kevin, On your Dream system, what inputs do you have. Do you have an optical or Digital coaxial input. If you do, One way is to buy a DVD player and connect audio through Optical or Digital Coaxial and Video straight to Tv s Video 1. Thank...

Home Theater: DVD/VHS Combo, PSP2, HDTV to Bose System, receiver unit, s video input
receiver unit, s video input, cable connection: Connect the DVD/VHS combo to the single video input on the Bose receiver unit, the PS2 to the video input on the DVD/VHS combo, and video output from the Bose unit to the TV s video input. For watching TV with the Bose as your sound system, connect the cable...

Home Theater: dlp delay, nfl playoff game, dlp 1080p
nfl playoff game, dlp 1080p, comcast cable: I don t see why it is so important to be a live football game , as this isn t exactly the pinnacle of fast action. Although more stores do have some form of sports display, just ask a salesperson if they have something on disc, or bring your own. -bob...

Home Theater: Flat screen to Bose, bose sound system, zenith tv
bose sound system, zenith tv, bose system: Ok, connect the left/right audio output from the Dish Network box to the Bose s audio inputs, and the video output from the Dish Network box to your television. You ll likely be connecting this via an auxilary or CD labeled input, and will only get stereo...

Home Theater: Genesis 6.1 Digital Speaker system, digital speaker system, genesis 6
digital speaker system, genesis 6, center speaker: Well, it would depend on what kind of input the speakers can handle, do they have any labeling on them about power handling/impedance? Does the subwoofer have its own amplifier, or not? Generally I would say you can just buy a receiver, and you should...

Home Theater: GROUND PROBLEM, isolation transformer, tv audio
isolation transformer, tv audio, buzz: Honestly, I would just leave it be, the noise is coming from the TV itself, and there isn t much you can do, other than to get a quieter TV. If this is a CRT, noise will be especially prevalent. Additionally, a direct box (assuming you mean a DI box here),...

Home Theater: HD DVD, hd dvd player, hd dvd players
hd dvd player, hd dvd players, quality perspective: I would suggest picking up an HD-DVD player while they re still available, I know Toshiba at least got to generation two of players, which fixed a lot of the complaints against the first series of HD-DVD (and Blu-ray, for that matter) players. The other...

Home Theater: HD TV and RCA RT2250 Surround Sound, rca rt2250, optical digital input
rca rt2250, optical digital input, default inputs: Hi Teresa, Sorry for the Holiday delay... You didn t mention what Sharp Television you have, or how you are connecting cable to it, or if you are using a cable box/satellite receiver to watch television. Without that info I ll just have to give you...

Home Theater: HDMI, component cables, hdmi cable
component cables, hdmi cable, optical connection: I would connect the DVR to the receiver via HDMI, and component video from the receiver to the TV, unless this is impossible due to restrictions on the reciever s connectivity. You won t be sending audio to the TV, given the receiver s function, so why use...

Home Theater: HDMI, hdmi input, blu ray player
hdmi input, blu ray player, sound receiver: Hi JD, All these connections can be confusing, hopefully I can help out. Without model numbers I can t tell you exactly how to hook it up connection-to-connection, but it should be close. Assuming that since your receiver has an HDMI output, but no...

Home Theater: HDMI Hookup, sharp aquos 46, vga interface
sharp aquos 46, vga interface, phono input: Hello Rich, Your TV has limitations as it does not have many HDMI inputs. These are the inputs and out puts on your TV: Output: Audio - Digital Optical Input: A/V (RCA Composite), Audio - Line In (1/8 Mini), Component Video, Please connect cable...

Home Theater: HDTV Hookup, hdmi to dvi adapter, audio cables
hdmi to dvi adapter, audio cables, swiching: Hello Thedore, I am not very clear if you are using the cable box in this mix. There are 2 ways of getting TV sound. 1. Audio out using appropriate cables (Optical, Coaxial Digital or RCA)from either TV or cable box to Sont HT system s TV audio in. It...

Home Theater: Cannot Hear TV Thru Surround System w/New TV, home theatre receiver, panasonic home theater
home theatre receiver, panasonic home theater, home theatre system: You ll need to connect the DirecTV box to the home theatre receiver, and then pass video along from the receiver to the television. The connection should be something like DirecTV - HDMI - Receiver - HDMI - Television. You can replace the first HDMI...

Home Theater: Home Theater, mitsubishi hdtv, hdtv digital
mitsubishi hdtv, hdtv digital, optical plug: Below are the specifications of your system. Specifications Samsung HT-TZ515 5.1 Dolby and DTS Home Theater System Performance Auto set-up Yes Surround channels 5.1 Inputs and outputs S-video inputs S-video inputs: 0 This round...

Home Theater: Home Theater, hdmi cables, audio video receiver
hdmi cables, audio video receiver, ht system: Hello Nate, In order for you to get a picture, you need to feed an audio video signal from your Cable box to Your Sony HT System and audio video out to your TV. Best way will be HDMI. My research shows that your system has HDMI Active Intelligence: 4...

Home Theater: Home Theater, home theater system, hdmi
home theater system, hdmi, xbox 360: You ll need some sort of output from the TV into the home theatre, in order to pass sound back to it, and then a simple HDMI chain through for the Xbox (Xbox - HT receiver - TV, all via HDMI). Does the TV offer TOSLink or Coaxial S/PDIF output? Or, alternatively,...

Home Theater: Home Theater Set-up, sony home theater, sony home theater system
sony home theater, sony home theater system, hdmi cables: Hello Kristin, Sharp Tv will be better because it has 2 HDMI inputs These are Inputs and Outputs on your Sony HTS. HDMI™ Connection Output(s) : 1 HDMI OUT on Sony HTS is connected to your TV s HDMI 1. Optical Audio Input(s) : 1 (Rear) This...

Home Theater: Home Theater System for HDTV, Blu Ray, and HD DVR, radio frequency rf, sony lcd hdtv
radio frequency rf, sony lcd hdtv, video game consoles: Hello Sarah, HDMI: The High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) is a compact audio/video interface for transmitting uncompressed digital data. It represents a digital alternative to consumer analog standards such as Radio Frequency (RF) coaxial cable,...

Home Theater: Home Theatre Connections, theatre connections, hdmi inputs
theatre connections, hdmi inputs, tv shelf: Onkyo is a good manufacturer, you might also consider looking at Klipsch and Polk Audio, and spending a bit more to do it right (I strongly advise all questioners to avoid HTIB solutions unless it is impossible to consider a speaker package and receiver)....

Home Theater: Home Theatre connect using hdmi/rca, hitachi vhs, vhs player recorder
hitachi vhs, vhs player recorder, 1080p: I would instead suggest component video from the cable box into the receiver, if possible, and component video to the TV (it can handle up to 1080p with no issues). Along with coaxial digital audio to the receiver. If these input options are unavailable, component...

Home Theater: Home Theatre Options, tivo series 2, panasonic systems
tivo series 2, panasonic systems, jvc 27: Hello Bob, I am trying to identify the appropriate home theatre system for my current environment and future environment. Currently I am using a JVC 27 tube TV (manufactured in 2003)and I want to bring in an updated stereo system and it made sense to...

Home Theater: Home theater system hook-up, samsung dlp hdtv, samsung vcr
samsung dlp hdtv, samsung vcr, dish satellite: Hello Tracy, In order that I can assist you to connect all your components efficiently, I need to know the following: Onkyo Does it have HDMI in and how many and does it have a HDMI out? Dish Satellite Does it have a HDMI or optical? JVC DVD Does...

Home Theater: Home theatre connection, time warner cable box, time warner cable
time warner cable box, time warner cable, audio cables: Hello Tim, Please connect HDMI from cable box to TV. Then connect cable box audio out by connecting this way. Optical, if you have optical out on the cable box then connect optical out from cable box to TV audio in (Optical). If not then use Digital...

Home Theater: Home theatre system, infinity jbl, home theatre system
infinity jbl, home theatre system, harmon kardon: Honestly I wouldn t suggest a packaged system, go with a real receiver and real separate components, this will allow you to upgrade or replace pieces down the road, as well as ensuring a quality system from the start. Wattage generally means very little in...

Home Theater: Hooking up cable,tv,vcr/dvd-r,home stereo system, sony hd tv, home stereo system
sony hd tv, home stereo system, digital cable box: Hello Beth, Yes you need to connect your VCR/DVD combo to TV using HDMI. Then you need to connect TV audio out from the cable box using RCA cables to Aux in on your stereo. then connect your cable to TV VCR combo s RF in from the splitter. If you have...