Culture | The Homeschool Review

Bessie’s Pillow – A Young Immigrant’s Journey to America

Written by Linda Bress Silbert, Ph.D. Two Editions, in English and in Spanish Published by: Strong Learning Publications http://www.stronglearning.com/ 288 pages, $19.95 ISBN: 978-0895442017 ================== Review by Michael Leppert Bessie’s Pillow is the remarkable and touching story of a young Eastern European Jewish immigrant woman, who comes to the United States in the early 1900s […]

King Alfred’s English — Literacy in Britain & the New World for Homeschooled Students, Gr 7 – 12

http://www.theshorterword.com/       Author’s E-mail:  laurie@theshorterword.com by Emerson Sandow King Alfred’s English by Laurie White, is the perfect book for middle and high school students to illuminate the history and relevance of English in England and ultimately, the United States. King Alfred, Alfred the Great, lived from 849 to 899 A.D. and successfully defended his country […]

World of Reading – Your One-Stop for Foreign Language Learning

POB 13092 Atlanta, GA 30324-0092 800-729-3703 or 404-233-4042 Fax: 404-237-5511 E-mail: polyglot@wor.com https://www.wor.com Americans are becoming increasingly aware of the value of learning the major foreign languages. The citizens of the rest of the developed world usually have some level of English proficiency and it is valuable and good form for us to develop a […]