Ambleside Online is a curriculum guide and booklist designed to follow Charlotte Mason’s method of homeschooling. Each year/grade has a list of books to lay out what resources will need to be collected or purchased, and an optional weekly schedule based on a 36-week school year to break the resources into smaller increments to help with pacing the books throughout… Read more →
A Working Reading List for Catholic School Students: Early Childhood Preschool to Grade Two by Kay Burgess National Catholic Education Association, 2012 Each reading list provides parents and teachers with suggestions of current children’s literature with characters that learn and grow, demonstrate the virtues of faith, hope and charity, justice, courage, forgiveness and service. Each list is arranged thematically…. Read more →
The PhonicsTutor method of instruction teaches students the common sounds for an extended set of Orton-Gillingham phonograms with spelling rules. Beginning with single-letter phonograms and single-syllable words and progressing to multi-letter phonograms and multi-syllable words, PhonicsTutor allows students to gain phonemic awareness without the frustration of memorizing a large set of phonograms and associated spelling rules before reading words and sentences. By… Read more →
ProgressivePhonics.com is a free program which teaches phonics and reading, emphasizing the 220 most commonly used English words. Books are downloaded and can be read on the computer or printed out. Handwriting sheets are also offered. For Preschool through Grade 4.
Art with Anything: 52 Weeks of Fun Using Everyday Stuff (Mary Ann Kohl Books) by MaryAnn F. Kohl Silver Spring: Gryphon House, 2010 Designed for use with children ages 4 – 10, “Art with Anything” by MaryAnn Kohl features a year’s worth of art and craft ideas guaranteed to keep kids busy and creating. Using many items found around the… Read more →
Northwestern University offers a variety of online classes for academically advanced students in grades K – 12. A variety of classes are offered each year. To find out more, please visit: Gifted Learning Links.
Divided into Alpha, Beta, Gamma, and Delta Years, Classically Catholic Memory offers memory work in the areas of Religion, Latin, History, Science, Math, Geography, a historical timeline, as well as “Great Words” (poems, historical documents, and speeches). Religion: Each year provides various Catechism questions and answers and passages from Scripture. Latin: Each year provides various prayers and hymns. History: … Read more →
The All About Spelling series brings together the three pathways to learning—visual, auditory, and kinesthetic. This kit contains the components that enable your child to learn through sight, sound, and touch. Contents: Letter Tiles Magnets Phonogram CD-ROM To find out more about this program or to order, please visit: http://www.iew.com/shop/products/all-about-spelling-basic-interactive-kit
Bring your child from learning to print to writing one- to three-paragraph compositions with structure and style! This complete package includes everything you need to teach your young child to write, from printing practice and sentence formation to early grammar, story sequence analysis, and writing paragraphs. For more information or to order this product, please visit: http://www.iew.com/shop/products/primary-arts-language-writing-complete-package
Celebrate with your child throughout the Easter Season with songs about spring, the Resurrection, and the Holy Spirit Build your child’s future music reading skills with our beautifully illustrated, color Easter Songbook Develop your child’s brain musically with a carefully balanced curriculum developed by music educators. Fun and faithful kids music appropriate for babies, toddlers, and children up to age… Read more →