The Arts | The Homeschool Review

Botanical Drawing Curriculum – Builds Personhood Through Art

Academy of Botanical Art Courses in Drawing, Watercolor, Pen & Ink, Plant Morphology Scientific Illustration, and the Business of Art ———————– Olivia Marie Art Designs 2068 Sunnyside Lane Sarasota, FL, 34239 941-953-9999 http://www.omartdesigns.com/ Ideal minimum age: 12 years old By Michael Leppert Ms. Olivia Marie Braida-Chiusano (artist pen name OM Braida) is an art instructor […]

Magnificent Monologues Series & Sensational Scenes

Reading, Memorization & Public Speaking Aids by Michael Leppert Available from https://www.accentandactingresources.com/  Here is an enjoyable way for your children to develop 3 valuable skills from the world of acting! The Magnificent Monologues Series offers an enjoyable and unique way to improve your child’s reading, memorizing and public speaking all in one! It is like a […]

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, […]

Sujoy Strings – Record-keeping & Planning for String Players & Teachers

Sujoy Spencer www.sujoystrings.com sujoy740@aol.com 470-223-2342 Review by Emerson Sandow As the parent of a former ‘cello player and friend of many string players, keeping a student’s lesson materials, practice schedule and milestones is a frantic job – on top of teaching all of the elements of string method. An experienced and farsighted string teacher of […]

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 […]

American School – Accredited High School Curriculum Online

www.americanschoolofcorr.com by Michael Leppert American School, in the Chicago area, is one of the oldest distance-learning institutions in the world. For 118 years, AS has been providing high-quality education to students in 65 countries as well as the U.S. Of course, they were originally a paper-based “correspondence” school – which they still are – but […]

SoundLife Music Academy — Flexible & Top-Flight In-Home Music Lessons

http://www.soundlifelessons.com/ info@soundlifelessons. 323-825-9566 By Michael Leppert Chris Vazquez, with a Bachelor’s degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston, is an accomplished guitarist and music director, who has played all over the greater Los Angeles area and the world, for many years. Chris offers his services as a consultant, providing musicians with aid and […]

Movies As Literature Unit Study – eBook and Hard Copy

Created by Kathryn Stout, Design-a-Study Design a Study 206 N Mechanic St., Wilmington, DE 19934 (302) 998-3889 or 1-800-965-2719 E-mail: designstdy@aol.com www.designastudy.com Assessed by Janet Esposito and Joseph Grayhaim Kathryn Stout founded Design-A-Study in 1988, after teaching for 8 years in the public education system. She wrote a series of books to help other teachers […]

Artistic Pursuits

10142 West 69th Ave, Arvada, CO 80004 • 303-467-0504 www.artisticpursuits.com Review by Linda K. Foster Children, by their very nature, are creative beings and, unfortunately, too many art programs offer structured instruction that stifles this natural creativity. Artistic Pursuits takes the approach that teaching children to go beyond their first ideas and find solutions that […]