Explore and Learn Science with Dover Publications

Dover Publications for Homeschool

This month my middle school daughter started into the human body section of her Apologia General Science studies. Perfect timing because we've added in some really fun learning activities to that. We decided to explore and learn science with Dover Publications human body resources. A unit study! Let me tell you more… ~Don’t miss the [...]

Favorite Children’s Books by Age or Grade

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Welcome to our Favorite Children's Books by the authors here at Curriculum Choice! In today’s post you will find living books for every age or grade level. Is your favorite book included? You may even discover a new author or beloved book series. Be sure to bookmark or pin this for future reference. You won’t want to miss [...]

Thrively – What is Your Child’s Genius?

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Thrively is a free website designed to help you discover your child's strengths and personality. You will find activities that cater to your child based on their assessment results. Your child will take an assessment to determine where his strengths and passions are, and then receive personalized recommendations for activities. You will receive occasional email updates with relevant activities and opportunities, [...]

Eat Your Way Through the USA

Eat Your Way Through the USA

One of our favorite methods for studying geography is cooking our way around the world. Through food, we're not just learning random facts, we're experiencing cultures too. As we create and eat these popular dishes, we feel a special connection to the people from different lands and states. Most years I coordinate our geography studies with [...]

Collaborating with Resource Specialists

Collaborating with Resource Specialists ⎜Eva@CurriculumChoice

When looking for curriculum resources and learning opportunities, one area that many families overlook are community resource specialists in your community. I have found that many specialists love sharing their knowledge and skills with young people. This is particularly true of agencies funded by our tax dollars like the Forest Service, Fish & Wildlife, and National Parks. When I [...]

The Revolutionary War Adventure

I am a big fan of Susan Kilbride’s Our America series of historical fiction for middle graders (and up!). In my review of the first three books, The Pilgrim Adventure, The King Philip’s War Adventure, and The Salem Adventure, I said I was looking forward to more from this author. I’m pleased to say the [...]

Your Local Public Library

Your Local Public Library – Do You Know All It Has To Offer?

After the Bible, the library is probably the most valuable resource we homeschoolers have access to, and it amazes me that some people homeschool without it.  Even those of us who use it regularly often do not take full advantage of its many resources. In fact, even though we use the library so faithfully that [...]

Top Homeschool Curriculum Reviews of 2014

Top Homeschool Curriculum Reviews 2014

We recently shared 100 Top Homeschool Curriculum Reviews here at The Curriculum Choice. That was an amazing list of the reviews viewed the most – of all time. Today, we are reflecting on the past year with gratitude for you, our readers! And we share with you the Top Homeschool Curriculum Reviews of 2014. Those [...]