Zeezok Music Appreciation Curriculum Set

Music Appreciation for the Elementary Grades: Book 1 will introduce children to seven different composers, dating from 1685 to 1828 (Bach, Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Paganini and Schubert). Each composer’s childhood and adult life are vividly described in individual biographies. Every important incident is mentioned and every detail of the stories is true. Each book …

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Life is Precious – Respect for Life Month

October is officially Respect for Life Month, and although this is a very important topic, sometimes it is hard to figure out how to discuss it with little ones.  Because of this, I was so thrilled to find the fabulous resource Life is Precious, which is aimed at Kindergarten – 2nd grade children and goes through …

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Redbird Mathematics – from Stanford University

This revolutionary mathematics course continually adapts and accelerates learning to ensure that students receive material at just the right level of challenge and enrichment. Students are highly engaged with interactive manipulatives, rich gameplay, and digital project based learning activities themed around Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) careers. Over 500 instructional lessons and 15,000 problems …

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CatechismClass.com

CatechismClass.com provides the highest quality online learning for Catholics. Endorsed by His Holiness Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI, Cardinal Dolan, Cardinal Burke, Archbishop Chaput, Bishop Vasa, Scott Hahn, and others, we are entirely faithful to the Magisterium of the Holy Church. CatechismClass.com operates with the singular goal of being the best online Catholic catechesis program in …

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Homeschool Astronomy

HomeschoolAstronomy.com offers a computer based 2 semester astronomy class. 2 levels – Grade K – 6 or Junior High to High School Semester 1 includes: 1. Tour the Solar System 2. Big is Relative 3. Far 4. Pluto and the Edge of the Solar System 5. The Ice Giants – Uranus and Neptune 6. Jupiter …

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Bethlehem Books

Bethlehem Books offers Living History – Historical Fiction and Biography for All Ages. Bethlehem Books is a small, home grown publishing company dedicated to restoring to children and families a treasury of wholesome, character-building literature. We are more than just a business. Our work springs from the heart of the Bethlehem Community of Benedictine Oblates, …

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Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots

Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots: Gardening Together with Children by Sharon Lovejoy New York: Workman Books, 1999 The first thing one notices about Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots by Sharon Lovejoy is how beautiful it is. Lovejoy’s watercolor illustrations add so much to this book, making it inviting and a joy to peruse. It’s a …

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Counting on Faith

Counting on Faith by Maurice Prater Illustrated by Jason Koltuniak Bismarck, ND: Divine Providence Press, 2014 It isn’t every day that you pick up a book intended for small children and find a foreword by Cardinal Timothy Dolan, but Counting on Faith by Maurice Prater is no ordinary children’s book.  It is a counting book, …

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Free Glory Stories Entertain and Provide Faith Formation

Guest post by Caitlin Bootsma With summer fast approaching, it’s always a challenge to adjust to the new normal, whatever that means for your family. Whether it’s fewer classes or none at all, more family togetherness on car trips and vacations or more downtime, it can be a challenge to encourage children to stay active, …

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Regina Caeli – Classical Hybrid Education in the Catholic Tradition

The Hybrid Educational Approach Regina Caeli Provides the student an accredited diploma Assists the parent in meeting deadlines Provides accountability Is affordable Allows the child to be at home with mom or dad three days out of the week Assists the parent in meeting attendance and testing requirements 1) We offer a work-tuition program to assist …

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