Archive for the 'Homeschooling' Category

Knowledge Quest~TOS Crew Review~Sacagawea~

Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

We were able to review Knowledge Quest’s  Sacagawea book written by Karla Akins. This book  is part of their Brave Explorers You Should Know series. I signed up for this review because I thought she was a historical figure we needed to know more about. It’s always great to have another person to add to our Book of […]

Leadership Garden~TOS Review

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

We were asked to review some resources from Leader Garden Legacy. We reviewed U.N.I.Q.U.E. Kids Growing My Leadership Garden (retail $18.95), and the adult book U.N.I.Q.U.E Growing The Leader Within (retail $18.95). From the website~Every person is a unique seed in the world’s garden. Each seed grows a leader from which greatness can blossom. Imagine the future of our […]

Supercharged Science~TOS Crew Review

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

We reviewed the K-8 program  e-science  by Supercharged Science. E-science is for students in grades K-12. Supercharged Science offers 2 different levels you may purchase. K-8 is $37 per month. K-12 is $57 per month. You may cancel at any time. When you subscribe, you receive access to the first 7 units and then you receive access to 2 more […]

Computer Science For Kids~Bible Games~Tos Crew Review

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

We reviewed Computer Bible Games For Microsoft Small Basic . Computer Science for Kids is recommended for ages 10+ and retails for $59.95 but it’s on sale for $34.95 through July 4, 2013. This review required a free download of Microsoft Small Basic as well which was quick and easy to download. This tutorial is recommended for Middle […]

School Update

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

This year James is doing Teaching Textbooks for math. It’s working out pretty well for us. He likes doing his work on the computer. I’m still reviewing for TOS Review Crew so we get to try out some new things once in awhile. That’s been good for us! I printed a list of Bible passages […]

Lone Star Learning~Target The Question~TOS Review

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

For this TOS Crew Review, we reviewed Lone Star Learning‘s Target The Question. Target The Question retails for $59.99 per year for access to your account on the internet. Target the Question is available for Grades 1-7.    About this product from their website: Target the Question™ Digital Edition is the digital version of our successful Target the […]

School

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

This boy doesn’t even know how lucky he is. Here he is working on school yesterday…in his favorite chair…under a cozy blanket….in his jammies… (Laundry and clutter cropped out to save myself some embarrassment.)

Vocal Coach~Schoolhouse Crew Review

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

  When I signed up for this review, I told them that they can take a chance on me if they like. I do NOT sing. Well, I sing but not in front of people. I sing with my fingers is what I say and I’m pretty good at that if I do say so […]

Apologia~Journeys of Faithfulness by Sarah Clarkson~Schoolhouse Crew Review

Monday, November 5th, 2012

The latest resource from Apologia that the crew was able to review is Journey’s of Faithfulness by Sarah Clarkson.   Apologia’s Journeys of Faithfulness by Sarah Clarkson contains stories of women in the Bible. It’s written for girls age 12 and up. This 232 page paperback book includes the examples of Mary, Ruth, Esther and […]

Activity Bags~Science Experiments ~Schoolhouse Review Crew

Friday, November 2nd, 2012

This was a fun review and an interesting concept for me since I haven’t been on the “busy bags” bandwagon. Activity Bags concept is to provide ideas for self-guided activities for children to do contained in a bag. You can read more about the concept on the Activity Bags? page. The parent or teacher can […]