Building Spelling Skills

As I was looking through the curriculum we have used over the years, I came across our Christian Liberty Press 'Building Spelling Skills' Books. Pictured Above is the first edition - a 2nd edition has since been released as pictured below. I took them out so that I could share a my thoughts on this [...]

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It is so difficult to find well-researched, well-written Christian biographies that appeal to all ages!  As homeschoolers we are constantly looking for such resources, and in Simonetta Carr’s Christian Biographies for Young Readers series we have found a treasure. These stunning books speak to children, teens, and adults; are lavishly illustrated with photographs as well [...]

Pentime Handwriting Series Review

Pentime Handwriting Series Review

I know it comes as a surprise to many of you, however, handwriting is not and never has been an exciting time at my house. For years, I tried to find the perfect handwriting program for my boys. There are so many options to choose from, trust me, we tried most of them!  We tried the [...]

In Freedom’s Cause by Heirloom Audio Productions

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  Our Family loves listening to audio books and you will often find us listening to them while cleaning, cooking or relaxing.  Our favorite genre is historical fiction and our favorite author is G.A. Henty. Recently, Heirloom Audio did a dramatic reproduction of GA Henty's, In Freedom's Cause. In Freedom's Cause is the "Real Story of [...]

How I Homeschool…

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Welcome to How I Homeschool by the authors here at Curriculum Choice! In today's post you will find ideas and resources to fit every level and style of homeschooling. Be sure to bookmark or pin this for future reference. You won't want to miss out on this huge resource!   Be sure to browse the [...]

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Christmas cookies, the pieces to a nativity scene and paper snowflakes abound at our house – all because of Dover Publications! In addition to these, we have some wonderful instructional resources that will take you and your homeschool into January and beyond. ~Don’t miss the giveaway at the end!! We received these Dover Publications resources [...]

Truth in the Tinsel: Review of an Advent Study for Children

Truth in the Tinsel

Truth in the Tinsel is an Advent study for young children. I found it several years ago when looking for a simple way to incorporate Advent into our studies and holiday celebrations. It is a lovely way to not only celebrate Advent, but teach your children what Christmas is all about. It is designed for preschoolers [...]

Ancient Greece Lapbook :: In The Hands of A Child

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In our younger homeschooling years we used a lot of lapbooks. Now that both my girls are in high school, things are a little more formal. Looking back through some of the lapbooks we have covered I have a little part of me that misses learning this way :) One particular lapbook that we enjoyed [...]