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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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Nature Trading Cards – Fun Facts & Photos

Website: naturetradingcards.com Age Range: 5 and up Cost Range: $2.00 – $20.00 Subject: Nature/Outdoors/Geography Phone: (831) 345-3423 By Matt Barnabei Have you ever been at the beach, on a hike or on a boat and seen a gorgeous bird, fish, flower or furry friend and wished you had known what kind it was? With Nature […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]