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Greek and Latin Morphemes – Expand Your Child’s Vocabulary for Life

Two programs from Ready to Teach designed to improve SAT & ACT scores and communication skills Ready To Teach 500 Elmington Avenue, # 312 Nashville, TN  37205 615-838-2077 Alene.Harris@readytoteach.com http://readytoteach.com/ by Michael Leppert Modern homeschoolers have a wealth of educational resources at their fingertips to ensure that their children receive the very best education possible. […]

Aunt Phil’s Trunk – Alaska History in Print & eBooks

https://auntphilstrunk.com/ 6831 Viburnum Drive Anchorage, AK 99507 Cellular (907) 230-7903 auntphilstrunk@gmail.com laurel_bill@yahoo.com Review by Michael Leppert Phyllis Downing Carlson was an award-winning Alaskan historian who chronicled this mysterious and romantic region’s past throughout her lifetime. Her niece, Laurel Downing Bill, inherited Phyllis’ (Aunt Phil) notes, clippings and other source materials in 1993, at her passing. […]

Dabble – Fast-Paced Word Board Game

www.inillc.com 7112 Cypress Hill Drive Gaithersburg, Maryland 20879 E-mail: jvohra@inillc.com Review by Jennifer Nairne Like many other families, Thursday night is Game Night at our house. It is a familiar scene to most – Mom, Dad, Grandma, Grandpa, and the kids join around the kitchen table for a friendly board game. We are a vision […]

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 […]

CadenaSmith Enterprises – See-n-Read® Reading Tools

  2533 Sutton Lane Aurora, IL 60502 www.see-n-read.com info@see-n-read.com 630-236-5592 See-n-Read®, Two sizes: “Book” – 5-1/2″ x 3″ $2.99) and “Document” 8-1/2″ x 3″ ($3.49) Memory Mark™ – the ReadBar™ is cut open, so you can underline/highlight the line of text. Same price as See-n-Read® Computer Screen version – re-sizable, adjustable transparency allows you to block out unwanted […]

Loving Grammar – Mr. Lund’s Guide To Professional Clamdigging

http://lovinggrammar.com/homeschool/ Textbook by Steve Lund, M.Ed. Review by Michael Leppert At first glance, the title of this website seems like an oxymoron – who can possibly be “loving grammar”? But, those of us who enjoy knowing how to punctuate properly and make our subjects and verbs match in number, it is one of the most […]

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 […]

Readorium – Ingenious & Affordable Web-based Reading Comprehension & Science Literacy Program

https://www.readorium.com/homeschool/ 201-836-8403 by Michael Leppert Readorium is a revolutionary, web-based reading comprehension and science program (for students in grades 3-8) that allows any student at any reading level to develop his/her skills and knowledge, while enjoying it at the same time. Recent brain research has demonstrated that in developing or improving a skill, new synapses […]

Chemistry for Everyone — a Primer for High School or College Chemistry

www.tuxedopublishing.com Tuxedo Publishing 7827 Wintercress Lane Springfield, VA 22152 E-mail: info@tuxedopublishing.com By Jennifer Nairne     When I envisioned homeschooling my children, I wanted to create a safe and fun environment for engaged learning that inspired my kids to go beyond the traditional classroom restrictions in search of knowledge. It has not always been easy – […]

Design-a-Study — Teacher Guides for Homeschool “Classrooms”

Maximum Math eBook, Guides to History Plus, Movies As Literature and more! http://www.designastudy.com/ 800.965.2719 408 Victoria Avenue Wilmington, Delaware 19804-2124 Assessed by Jennifer Nairne Many parent-teachers turn to homeschooling, not out of choice, but out of necessity. Whether the child is gifted, has special needs, or struggles academically, parents choose to homeschool children who are […]