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The Grannie Annie – Historical Family Stories Written by Young People

Online: Interviewing Tips, Writing Resources, Illustration Guide, 420 Published Stories, Index of Published Stories http://www.thegrannieannie.org/ by Michael Leppert Many homeschool families have realized that a great way to learn about world history is to use their own family’s history as the center of their studies. Once they know a bit about a relative’s life, they […]

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 […]

Family Adhesive: The Value of Family History in the Homeschool Curriculum

https://familychartmasters.com by Janet Hovorka Homeschooling parents would do anything and everything to raise their children to be successful adults.  They might read books about how to teach discipline, how to create self-esteem, how to structure a homeschool curriculum, and how to keep balance in family life. They will include lessons on music and dance, sports, […]