You own/have owned a pair of khaki[x]
You were at least 13 when you first heard the “f” word[x]
Everything in your closet was handed down to you[almost everything]
You do/have tucked things in that shouldn’t be tucked in[I don’t think so :)]
You have been a member of at least three co-ops
You were a true 16 and never been kissed[x]
Your mom drives a van of some sort[x]
You have at least one childhood picture where you, your mom, and all your siblings matched[x]
You are/were/will be a PSEO Student[sadly, no…I wish I was able to be!]
At some point in your life you were more comfortable with adults than kids your own age[x]
Have studied ways to defend your beliefs, debate, and/or create laws[x]
Have used uber-conservative Abeka curriculum [for some subjects]
You use big words that most adults could not use in conversation[x]
You can use the words sublime, epiphany, and cognizant correctly[x]
You have a favorite word.[x Does awesome count? LOL Just kidding. It’s really Inconceivable!]
You have an understanding of Latin root words and how to use them[x]
People from the outside world are referred to as “public schoolers”[x lol sometimes]
You or one of your siblings knits.[x]
You laugh at the decline in literacy in America[x]
You score constantly higher than “public schoolers” on standardized tests.[x]
You have no concept of cafeteria food
Family vacations are/can be referred to as “Field Trips”[what’s a family vacation? LOL]
Traveling on said vacations have included stopping at historical site markers along the way
You have never been in a public elementary school, middle school, or high school during regular school hours (any or all of the above)[x only middle school – I’ve subbed during Elementary & visited my Dad during High School!]
You have gone to or been involved in a Homeschool Convention [x]
Total so far: 19
You read books on a regular basis[x]
You have taken part in a political protest[x]
You were a Pride and Prejudice fan before the movie[x]
You were a Lord of the Rings fan prior to the movie[x as good as the movies are – the books are better!]
You were a Chronicles of Narnia fan before the movie[x]
You speak a language other than English[Yup! Latin, Sign Language, HTML (LOL), some French, Spanish, and Arabic]
You dream of dating characters from books instead of celebrities [I’ll change that to marry :)]
Total so far: 26
It has been assumed that you:
Have won many spelling bees
Have no social life[x]
Have no friends of the opposite gender
Are outstandingly smart[x]
Are extremely inept
Only listen to classical music
Play piano or the violin[x]
Do not own a pair of trendy jeans.
Have no knowledge of drugs or alcohol[x]
Don’t date, only court.[x]
Have never been to a “party”
Know no other beliefs other than what your family believes [x]
Total so far: 32
You have been asked more than once:
Do you wear pajamas to school?[x]
Do you get perfect grades because your mom grades you?[x]
Does your mom teach you, or does somebody else’s mom?
How do you meet people?[x]
Why aren’t you in school?[x]
Do you get days off whenever you want?[x]
Are you going to be homeschooled through college?[x]
Do you have a big family?[x]
What are your parents protecting you from?[x]
To quote something famous
For the answer, because supposedly homeschoolers always have all the answers [x]
1-10You’re not really a homeschooler…You just do school at home.
11-21 You’re a homeschooler, but not what the world expects.
22-32 You’re a normal homeschooler.
33+? You probably wouldn’t have Facebook/a blog to begin with…But congrats! You’re the stereotypical homeschooler!
That was fun! And yes, I am a stereotype homeschooler. I scored a 41.
ATTENTION: All homeschoolers who read this are required to do it too! HAVE FUN!