The Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast with Yvette Hampton & Aby Rinella

Hosted ByYvette Hampton & Aby Rinella

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Healthy Homeschooling: Building Physical and Mental Well-being – Aby Rinella, Part 2

“The outcome of homeschooling is not necessarily perfect harmony without any disagreements, but rather a deep relationship that can withstand and grow through challenges. It’s about teaching our children to navigate conflicts in a healthy and godly way.” – Aby Rinella

In this eye-opening episode of the Schoolhouse Rocked Podcast, Yvette Hampton sits down with Aby Rinella to discuss the importance of healthy homeschooling and the five health benefits of home education in the areas of Physical, Mental, Spiritual, Social, Academic health. Join the conversation as Aby shares insights on biblical conflict resolution, deep relationships, and the physical and mental health benefits of homeschooling. You’ll discover how homeschooling provides a nurturing environment, better sleep patterns, nutritious meals, and protection from bullying and peer pressure. Tune in to learn how homeschooling can positively impact your family’s overall well-being!

Come back tomorrow for the rest of this important conversation.

Healthy Homeschooling: Building Physical and Mental Well-being  – Aby Rinella, Part 2

Watch this full conversation on our YouTube channel.

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Discussion Questions For the Series:

    1. What physical health benefits does homeschooling offer compared to traditional schooling methods?
    2. How does homeschooling provide an opportunity to teach biblical conflict resolution and what real relationships look like?
    3. What are the advantages of homeschooling when it comes to sleep patterns and overall physical health of children?
    4. In what ways does homeschooling provide the opportunity to foster healthy eating habits?
    5. Have you integrated nutrition and cooking into your homeschool curriucum?
    6. In what ways can the stress and pressure of traditional schooling contribute to mental struggles, disorders, depression, and suicide rates?
    7. How does homeschooling allow families to incorporate their healthy living style, outdoor lifestyle, and food harvesting into their curriculum?
    8. How does homeschooling provide a safer environment for children in terms of emotional stress, bullying, and peer pressure?
    9. How does homeschooling contribute to the positive mental health of children by nurturing their unique qualities and interests?
    10. Why is it important for parents to prioritize their own mental and emotional well-being when deciding on schooling options for their children?
    11. What analogies does the speaker use to highlight the importance of preparation and training in homeschooling?
    12. How does homeschooling give young people the opportunity to identify positive influences and make wise choices, preparing them for adulthood?


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About the Author
Yvette Hampton - Host Yvette is a homeschool mom through and through, but it wasn't supposed to be this way. Like so many other homeschoolers, Yvette and her husband, Garritt, said they would NEVER homeschool their kids, but God had other plans. Yvette is the producer and host of the upcoming documentary, Schoolhouse Rocked: The Homeschool Revolution, being directed by her husband, Garritt Hampton. As a mom who is concerned for the future of this generation and the future of our country, Yvette has a deep passion to see a culture shift by encouraging people through the truth of God’s Word. Her greatest joy in life is being a wife and mom! - - - - - - - - - - - - In the fall of 2016, she and her family sold their home and almost all of their possessions, loaded up in an RV, and began traveling the country to film Schoolhouse Rocked. They have a passion for the homeschool community and are humbled and honored that the Lord has called them to tell the stories of the millions of families who have been impacted by the homeschool revolution. - - - - - - - - - - - - Yvette and Garritt have been married since 1995. They have two daughters, Brooklyn and Lacey, who they have homeschooled since the very beginning. - - - - - - - - - - - - To see the Schoolhouse Rocked movie trailer and find out more visit - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Aby Rinella - Cohost Aby Rinella is homeschool mom to 3, writer, speaker and director of her local homeschool support group. She writes and speaks to encourage and inspire women to live the life they were designed to live, to train up their children in God’s Word and to stand on truth in a culture that has lost its foundation. Aby and her husband, Jesse, love the outdoors and speak and write on the benefits of pointing children to their Creator by spending time in His creation. Aby is a featured speaker for the 2020 Homegrown Generation Family Expo. - - - - - - - - - - - - Read more from Aby at - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Garritt Hampton - Producer Garritt is a entertainment industry veteran who got his start in the record industry before moving into film. His credits include some of the biggest movies of the last decade, including Interstellar, Furious 7, TRON: Legacy, GI Joe: The Rise of Cobra, The Twilight Saga: New Moon, and many more. He is passionate about using his talents to build up the family and glorify God.