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 [...]

Gardens Unit Study by Amanda Bennett

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Using Gardens by Amanda Bennett this summer has added the academic component I needed to compliment our garden project. It has four wonderful weeks worth of study to complete which made it a perfect study for our summer homeschool.  I would summarize them for you as: What is a Garden? History of Gardens: The Garden [...]

Catholic Pilgrimage Geography: Florida by Catholic Pilgrimage Press thumbnail

Put a Catholic perspective into your next state geography study with Catholic Pilgrimage Press!  I was thrilled when I got the opportunity to review this mini unit study on Florida. It was the perfect way to begin our study of the 50 states: with a bit of Catholic culture and inspiration. Whenever possible I try [...]

Unit Study Reviews at Curriculum Choice

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A big thank you to Amanda Bennett for her generosity with Curriculum Choice readers – she gave away 100 free downloads of her Volatile Volcanoes unit study earlier this month! We also thank Unit Studies for being our March sponsor. Unit Studies by Amanda Bennett: Your Passport to Learning Adventures! Did you know we have [...]

Basic Physical Science Note Pack for Middle and High School thumbnail

In the Hands of a Child has done it again. Basic Physical Science Note Pack, a complete notebooking unit for older students (grades 7-12), includes everything your student needs to complete a physical science notebook. The 16-page Research Guide provides a basic but solid foundation in physical science subjects. General topics consist of: Matter, Non-Matter, [...]

History of Science Unit Study For Middle Grades thumbnail

Much of our learning takes place through unit studies. The History of Science Unit Study (focusing on the Ancient Greek Physician, Galen), therefore, was a perfect fit for my sixth grade daughter. If you are looking for a meticulously organized unit study, this is for you. If you are looking for an engaging book about [...]

“Owls” Project Pack from In the Hands of a Child thumbnail

There’s something special about owls. Their golden-eyed gaze, silent flight, nocturnal ways, and mysterious calls capture our imaginations and fascinate our minds. In fact, owls are my family’s favorite bird. If it were legal to own one, we would! So my daughters were thrilled with the Owls Project Pack from In the Hands of a [...]

Amanda Bennett Unit Studies Review

Over the years our little homeschool has evolved with many learning styles. I think this happens to many of us. We went from needing a lot of hand holding to being able to create our own unit studies. The first time I ever saw an Amanda Bennett unit study my children weren’t quite old enough [...]