Homeschool History and Geography Curriculum Reviews

Homeschool History and Geography review round up! | The Curriculum Choice

History has always been the backbone of the homeschool plan in my home. What I mean is that I often plan and build my homeschool curriculum choices and enhancements around our history for the year.  I love to add historical fiction for our reading selections and art lessons for some hands on history projects. I [...]

Timeline: A Game

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Our family moved house in December, days before Christmas. It was an exhausting experience for everyone! With my husband being up to his neck in end of year things at work it left the kids and I with the duty or packing up the old home, scrubbing it down, and doing the majority of the [...]

Tapestry of Grace Primer Review

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I have the great privilege of introducing you to Tapestry of Grace Primer – a new curriculum tool for your youngest ones from Tapestry of Grace! I am also sharing a review of Marcia Somerville's book, Love the Journey, at Hodgepodge. I think the biggest learning curve with homeschooling is finding what works best for [...]

All Through The Ages Review at The Curriculum Choice

I remember little from history classes in school other than that I struggled to memorize names and dates.  My first foray into history as a homeschool mom was a Revolutionary War unit study from Homeschool Share. As we read books together about the fascinating people and dramatic events I realized that history is a great [...]

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  In our home, anything that makes offering music appreciation easier is a big plus. Our family has used many of the The Story of ...Introduction to The Classics CDs as part of our weekly music selections. This series makes learning about great composers super easy and enjoyable. There is nothing more enjoyable than turning [...]

Homeschool in the Woods: Hands On History Artists Activity Pak

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"Hands-on" is the perfect description for this product because there really isn't much reading and text except for what is presented when doing the activities. That makes it ideal for the tactile learner. You can first do the learning projects and activities of your choice and then later use them to build the lapbook. The [...]

Review: The Usborne Encyclopedia of World History

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The Usborne Encyclopedia of World History with Internet links is a comprehensive introduction to world history, covering  prehistoric times, Ancient civilizations through to the  early 21st century. I have used this book as a reference book in our home for many years. We would read the first few pages of our time era or civilization [...]

Veritas Press Timeline Flashcards Review

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When I was looking for a history curriculum that our family could do together, I knew that I wanted one that showed history chronologically and left a lot of room for living books. I started using the flashcards from Veritas Press. Each card has a large picture on the front, depicting a major world event. [...]