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American Minute – American History – and the World — Is Fascinating & Entertaining

http://www.americanminute.com/ Free e-mail subscription Review by Michael Leppert Our beautiful country is often referred to as “The Great Experiment” and its short history is packed with interesting facts and amazing anecdotes. . . much of it trivia, but still interesting and memorable. A grasp of this history is essential to all Americans’ maintaining their freedom […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

American Academy – Christian-based Homeschool Academy for Pre-K Through High School

http://www.american-academy.com/ The American Academy 5350 S. Western, Suite 318 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73109 Phone: 866-605-7772 Email: educate@american-academy.com By Ellen Meade It has become more difficult to find traditional, comprehensive, Christian-based curricula for home study. Ask yourself: Do you believe education should come before socialization? Do you believe homeschooling curricula should develop a strong Christian character? […]