The Power of Google Maps in the Classroom

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If you haven't yet discovered the impact Google Maps can have in your science and geography studies, now is the time.  Can you imagine being able to show your kids the bottom of the ocean? Give it a try yourself. Load Google Maps onto your computer and go to the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. Click on [...]

The Pilgrim’s Progress All-in-One Curriculum

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Did you know? Pilgrim's Progress is the best selling book of all time other than the Bible! And we have been enjoying the Pilgrim's Progress All-in-One Curriculum set from Answers in Genesis. ~Don’t miss the giveaway at the end!! We received these Answers in Genesis Pilgrim's Progress resources in exchange for an honest review. All [...]

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This month we've found that Dover Publications adds the fun to homeschool science and writing! Would your children like to make a bouncy ball? Maybe build writing skills (and laugh!) with Create Your Own Story? Let me tell you more... ~Don’t miss the giveaway at the end!! We received these Dover Publications resources in exchange [...]

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Today I am sharing with you a fun website to introduce your students to touch-typing.  Dance Mat Typing is a fun online program provided by the BBC. BBC Bitesize is an online study support website for children of all ages. There are many other fun, helpful programs so be sure to look around the Bitesize webpage for more [...]

BrainPOP Review

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This post contains affiliate links. Tim and Moby If you know Tim and Moby, then you know BrainPOP. BrainPOP is a popular website featuring engaging, educational resources. Most homeschool families know about their award-winning videos, however that is just one part of what makes BrainPOP unique. The website also boasts GameUp, quizzes, BrainPOP Jr, BrainPOP [...]

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My seventh grader is gaining a fantastic overview of science from Apologia General Science. "... Be prepared to be awed and amazed with what the Creator has made for you!" ~Don’t miss the giveaway at the end!! We received these Apologia General Science resources in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are our own [...]

Dover Publications for Homeschool

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You might be familiar with Dover Publications for fun learning and coloring books. But did you know about ALL they have available for homeschool? I'm sharing today about what I've learned about their resources – and all we've enjoyed! ~Don’t miss the giveaway at the end!! We received these Dover Publications resources in exchange for [...]

Academic Challenge Cup Review

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Are  you looking for a fun way to fight the "summer slide?"  Do your kids like the play computer games?  That's not even a question!  My high schooler likes to play games, of course. Last summer she couldn't stop playing this one.  I am talking about The Academic Challenge Cup, a game by the Critical [...]