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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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

We All Can Read Online – FREE — First 28 Lessons

PO Box 8839, Atlanta, GA 31106 (404) 310-2839 https://weallcanread.com/ by Justin Frank Polgar https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vNvK6om8lTI The basic building blocks of reading are the same for all ages and levels of education. If we fail to form these building blocks with a solid foundation, the daily task of reading becomes a laborious struggle halting the entire learning […]

Up-Words® Reading Program – Great Approach & Clear Lesson Plan Instructions

upwordsreading.com Alan Delk info@upwordsreading.com 160 High Bluff Court Johns Creek, GA 30097 Ph: 678.521.2160 by Valerie Schuetta, M.Ed Up-Words® Reading is an excellent program in 3 Levels, for any teacher of grades K-3 or 4, with children having alphabet familiarity. Also, it is an especially perfect tool for any Reading Specialist trying to help students with […]

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 […]

The Private Eye® the Looking/Thinking by Analogy® Program

Age Range: 4+ Cost Range: $3.95 – $99.75 Subject: Science/Analytics/Art Location: Lyle, WA Website: www.the-private-eye.com Phone: (509) 365-3007 By Matt Barnabei The basis of The Private Eye program is thinking by analogy, something that prominent educators and neuroscientists consider to be a principal factor in understanding. The Private Eye defines themselves as a learning process and […]