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Create-a-Story – a Creative Writing Board Game for All Ages

Published by: Create Press www.createpress.com P.O. Box 2785 Carlsbad, CA 92018-2785 760-730-9550 $44.95 plus S&H Online Teachers Manual available at website Ages 5-99 (adult assistance is required for younger children) Can be up to 6 individuals or up to 6 groups of 2-4 players =========== By Joseph Grayhaim Create Press has developed an ingenious approach […]

Bad Wolf Press’ New Musical Play: “Matter and Its Properties: The Science of Stuff”

www.badwolfpress.com/matter-and-its-properties-musical-play  35-minute musical play for grades 2-6  Includes • Script • Teacher’s Guide and • Audio Recording (which contains a vocal and instrumental version of each song)  Simple to do – no music or drama experience needed! ============= By Michael Leppert Bad Wolf Press is an ingenious company that creates original plays for schools, churches, […]

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, […]

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 […]

Field Trip Zoom – Live Streaming Brings the Field Trips To You

http://www.fieldtripzoom.com/ Flexible schedule • 300+ events Very affordable 2-program FREE trial Far-reaching topics and venues All students love field trips. Nothing compares with real-world experience that is also educational. Field Trip Zoom allows your family or support group to take a wide variety of field trips right in your home! They offer over 300 events […]

Homeschool Almanac – Your Source for All-Inclusive Alternative Education

  By Charlene Smithson One of the most valuable sources of nationwide, all-inclusive homeschooling information is the Homeschool Almanac website, www.homeschoolalmanac.com. This website and its companion print-digital publication offer non-religious/non-secular information to anyone interested in alternative education. Many teachers read the Almanac as well as parents who are already teaching their own children or are […]

Virtual Field Trips — Travel the Globe Right From the Livingroom!

Age/Grade: K-12 Cost: One year individual unlimited access: $45 Destinations: Barcelona (available in English or Spanish); Paris (English or French); Africa; Jersusalem; Tokyo, London and many more! Other subjects: Social Studies, Life Sciences and Ancient Civilizations Location: Surrey, BC, Canada Website: https://www.virtualfieldtrips.org/ Phone: 888.659.5590 By Michael Leppert With Virtual Field Trips, you can take your […]

John R. Wooden Course – Timeless Wisdom for Creating Personal & Team Success

http://woodencourse.com/  President: Mr. Lynn Guerin  Phone: 714-505-7500 Mobile: 714 349-5966 E-mail: lg@woodencourse.com 32016 Red Mountain Way Temecula, CA 92592 Homeschool Character Kit specifically designed to help parents who homeschool to teach the fundamentals of strong character and “true success”. By Emerson Sandow Perhaps the most successful sports coach of all time is John R. Wooden, […]

Freedom Ranger™ Hatcheries – Family- & Eco-friendly Chicken Raising

Ph: 717-336-4878 Email: sales@freedomrangerhatchery.com http://www.freedomrangerhatchery.com/ 190 N. Blainsport Road • Reinholds, PA 17569 Freedom Ranger™ Hatchery is a family-owned and operated hatchery located in Lancaster County, PA. Owners Kendall & Ginger Fox started the business to expand the offerings of JM Hatchery, owned by Ginger’s father Joel Martin. Kendall first began hatching chickens as an employee […]

Fish n Fun Family Resort

http://fishnfunresort.com/ 417-585-6290 1079 Fish N Fun Rd. Shell Knob, MO 65747 By Michael Leppert Nestled in the beautiful Ozark Mountains, in the heartland of America, the Fish n’ Fun Family Resort offers homeschooling families the opportunity to enjoy a restful, but fun-filled vacation. Located on the 40-mile long, pristine Table Rock Lake, (875 miles of […]