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CyberCivics.com™ – “Helping Kids Build a Healthy Relationship With Technology”

https://www.cybercivics.com/ Program developed by Diana Graber Book written by Diana Graber ================== Assessed by Michael Leppert The Internet can be a tremendous tool and resource for all sorts of positive uses in life. It can also be a stunningly destructive force when used in a negative way. Cyber bullying has become a scourge to many […]

School Made Simple – Available for Use With or Without a Computer

http://www.schoolmadesimple.com/ Elementary grades supplemental curriculum: • Math (CalcuLadder®) • Penmanship (ReadyWriter®) • Dictionary skills (AlphaBetter®) • Bible books memory drills (SanctiFinder®) Available as CalcuPak 1 and 2 Software or as hard copy materials. Drills, Answer Keys and Achievement Record documents in printable forms. By Emerson Sandow School Made Simple is a comprehensive Christian elementary grade […]

Create-a-Story – a Creative Writing Board Game for All Ages

Published by: Create Press www.createpress.com P.O. Box 2785 Carlsbad, CA 92018-2785 760-730-9550 $44.95 plus S&H Online Teachers Manual available at website Ages 5-99 (adult assistance is required for younger children) Can be up to 6 individuals or up to 6 groups of 2-4 players =========== By Joseph Grayhaim Create Press has developed an ingenious approach […]

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, […]

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 […]

Homeschool Almanac – Your Source for All-Inclusive Alternative Education

  By Charlene Smithson One of the most valuable sources of nationwide, all-inclusive homeschooling information is the Homeschool Almanac website, www.homeschoolalmanac.com. This website and its companion print-digital publication offer non-religious/non-secular information to anyone interested in alternative education. Many teachers read the Almanac as well as parents who are already teaching their own children or are […]