Unit Studies with Bing in the Classroom

Bing in the Classroom

I am always pleased when I find free, quality homeschooling resources and this is a great one. Are you looking for a place where you can find lessons in Biology, Chemistry, History, Computer Science, Music, Math and more for absolutely free? You don’t even have to sign up – of course, you can sign up to gain [...]

Bugging Around Insects Review (and giveaway!)

It's summer! My favorite season of all. I love the freedom to let go of our regular schedule, take frequent trips to the beach and let learning become just a natural part of our carefree, summer days. One thing my little one always loved to do was to explore around our property, for anything that [...]

Springtime Science: Butterflies

Spring is for Science

Spring's the right time for science!  After the dark, cold days of winter, spring arrives with warmer temperatures, longer days, and touches of green. It's time to plant seeds and watch them sprout.  It's time to watch caterpillars eat and grow and change into butterflies. This year we purchased a Butterfly Kit from Insect Lore. [...]

Junior Explorers Review

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  My seven-year-old is an aspiring zoologist, so when I was asked to review this product, we were excited to participate. We received Junior Explorers' Mission: Serengeti in exchange for an honest review. I was not compensated in any way for the time spent telling you about this resource. Read our full disclosure policy. Junior [...]

College Test Prep for Homeschool from REA

College Test Prep for Homeschoolers from REA

With both a rising senior and a rising junior in our homeschool, we are in the thick of college test prep and planning. Enter REA Test Prep with resources to help us be prepared! Lately, we have been using CLEP Biology and ACT Strategy Smart from REA. Just how to use College Test Prep for Homeschool [...]

Celebrate Earth Day with Dover Publications

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Marking the 45th anniversary, Earth Day 2015 comes during a pivotal time to protect the planet and ensure that world leaders address key issues facing the next generation.  The theme this year is It's Our Turn to Lead and there the time to begin educating our youth about global environmental issues is today. Knowing that 2015 [...]

Science Wiz Kits – My Review

Chemistry Wiz Review

Are you looking for  fun, creative learning activities for a cold winter day?  The folks at Science Wiz have a number of options for you, and it's all hands-on science fun!  Suck an egg into a bottle. Learn about states of matter and make candles. Capture a CO2 explosion and more! Science Wiz kits, made [...]

Tree Finder Review by Amy M. at The Curriculum Choice

This post contains affiliate links because I believe in this curriculum. See full disclosure policy for more details. We picked up this really cool dichotomous key at a homeschool class we attended at our local nature center. It is a simple to use guide for identifying trees. Dichotomous Key: a key used to identify a [...]