I have just finished reading 3 wonderful new historical fiction novels by Susan Kilbride in the Our America series! These are definitely going on our History bookshelf, so we can read Living Books while studying American history! The newest (third) historical chapter book, The Salem … [Read more...] about Review of “Our America” Series historical fiction novels by Susan Kilbride
Imagination Station Books #8 and #9 Review and Giveaway
I'm happy to share with you today a review of the newest Imagination Station books presented by Focus on the Family and published by Tyndale. They tell the adventures of cousins Beth and Patrick as they travel back in time through the Imagination Station of Odyssey (for all you Adventures in Odyssey … [Read more...] about Imagination Station Books #8 and #9 Review and Giveaway
How do we do Circle Time?
A number of years ago I read about Kendra Fletcher's views on Circle Time. I thought, "This is what I want!" But for years, no matter how hard I tried I could never get all of us organized in the morning to meet together as a family. So, I finally accepted that we would just do it in the … [Read more...] about How do we do Circle Time?
Homeschool Curriculum 2012-2013
Here is our 2012-2013 Curriculum B (age 11, 6th grade): Following "The Grammar Level: Ten Things to Do From Ages 10-12" Bible: Discover 4 Yourself Inductive Bible Studies for Kids -- Revelation (Bible Prophecy for Kids and A Sneak Peek into the Future) Grammar: Daily Grams 6 … [Read more...] about Homeschool Curriculum 2012-2013
Historical Fiction for the Middle Ages
Along with our wonderful history curriculum, Mystery of History, we'll be reading lot of historical fiction for the Middle Ages. It's such an exciting way to study history--and makes it more memorable, too! We're in volume 2, which covers Pentecost (A.D. 29) through the Gutenberg Press (1456). … [Read more...] about Historical Fiction for the Middle Ages
Imagination Station- My kids’ review
I've had a really fun week doing this blog tour! I hope you've enjoyed it, too. I thought I'd leave you with a few reviews from my kids! My 9-year-old said he liked book # 5 (Showdown With the Shepherd) about David and Goliath the best of all six. He liked how Hugh tried to change history but … [Read more...] about Imagination Station- My kids’ review