Homeschooling Product Reviews and Information
2012/06/24 - Movie Review: Valkyrie
I plan to use Valkyrie as a springboard to further WWII history to help my son to better understand the reining politics in Germany of the day. The documentary portrays Tom Cruise as Col. Claus von Stauffenberg, a soldier wounded in Africa during World War II. He returns to Germany and joins the Resistance, becoming involved in a daring plan to assassinate Hitler.
2012/06/24 - The American Patriot's Bible
In the midst of the recession, a new Bible project is offering hope to rekindle the American spirit. The American Patriot's Bible takes readers on a powerful journey revealing how faith has seen American citizens through troubled times, as well as impacted the overall formation of this great nation.
2012/06/24 - The Settlers of Catan Strategy Board Game
The Settlers of Catan from Mayfair Games is an award-winning strategy game where players collect resources and use them to build roads, settlements and cities on their way to victory.
2012/06/24 - SmartDraw: Homeschool Edition Review
SmartDraw includes plenty of fully customizable templates as well as blank forms that allow you to create unique forms, records, charts and graphs from scratch. If you can imagine it, you can create it...
2012/06/24 - Liberty's Kids The Complete Series -- History comes alive!
Liberty's is a cartoon adventure that takes place during the American Revolution. This favorite show of many homeschooling younsters is entertaining and educational. Live the adventures of the American Revolution. Watch online for free... (Updated: July 6, 2008)
2012/06/24 - Premade Doll Cradles and Doll Cradle Kits
When you think of a little girl playing mommy with her babies, you think of doll cradles too. Sweet, simple, wholesome play that helps little girls learn how to be a mommy someday.
2012/06/24 - Nature's Playground: Activities, Crafts, and Games to Encourage Children to Get Outdoors
Introducing children to the excitement of the natural world, this guide to outdoor adventure provides hours of creative, safe, and fun activities. Children will learn how to build a den from branches, make twig boats to sail across a pond, and voyage through the backyard to find tiny insects and creatures.
2012/06/24 - Valentine's Day Reading List
Valentine's Day is a terrific time to get into a good book. From funny, to fuzzy, whether you love Valentine's Day or hate it, you'll find the perfect book for the season. Check out these selections:
2012/06/24 - Astronaut Buzz Aldrin Authenticates Inspiring History Book
Seattle author and photographer Michael Class has used digital composite photography to place his twelve year-old son, Anthony, in the cockpit of the Spirit of St. Louis with Charles Lindbergh, in the laboratory with Thomas Edison, on the baseball diamond with Lou Gehrig, and on the moon with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.
2012/06/24 - Christmas Gift Giving
One mother has found a way to make Christmas not only fun for her family but also create memories that will last a life-time.