New Allegory – In the Realm of Mist and Mercy

In the Realm of Mist and Mercy by Susan A. Howard is an engaging allegory about the Catholic life for middle-grade or older readers. Waljan is the hero of this tale, an orphan boy found in the woods by Haden as an infant after his parents had given him up in order to follow Asmodeus …

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Art Achieve – Draw the World

ArtAchieve Art Lessons for Kids Make it Easy for Anyone to Teach Drawing and Painting ArtAchieve art lessons for kids: Are inspired by art from around the world Include links to related topics in social studies, science, and language arts Enable people who have no art background to teach exciting art classes ArtAchieve drawing lessons …

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Everything You Need to Ace American History in One Big Fat Notebook

Everything You Need to Ace American History in One Big Fat Notebook is designed to look like a very thorough student notebook. It emphasizes “the important stuff” – the key points students should remember about American History from pre-history to 2015. From a homeschool perspective, I think that this book offers a great basic text …

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Quality Science Labs

Are you looking for lab materials for middle or high school science? Quality Science Labs offers lab materials for a full year’s worth of experiments/investigations. Materials are offered for physical science, life science, biology, chemistry, and physics. Lab manuals are included. Find out more at http://www.qualitysciencelabs.com

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Classical Learning Resource Center

The CLRC promotes excellent education by establishing an online space where students meet outstanding instructors in an educational community. We partner with homeschooling parents, public and private school teachers to provide an exceptional learning experience. We connect teachers who love their subject matter and love to teach with students whose natural curiosity and enthusiasm is like …

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Well-Trained Mind Academy

“The Well-Trained Mind” is a homeschooling mainstay for those who wish to pursue a classical education. This is from the Well-Trained Mind Academy website: The Well-Trained Mind Academy is based on the expert advice, carefully selected curricula, and classical model described by Susan Wise Bauer and Jessie Wise in The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical …

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Innovative Ideas for Book Reports

It can be a challenge to have students read and then engage with the text to create a meaningful product and demonstrate evidence of their learning. Web English Teacher offers a whole host of ideas to use in place of the traditional book report. While these are designed for students in a classroom, many could …

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Study.com – On-Line High School Classes

Study.com offers many middle and high-school level classes which can be completed at the student’s own pace. There is a five day free trial – after that a monthly fee. Find out more at Study.com.

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Cheryl Harness History – George Washington Carver

As part of their botany curriculum this year, my teen boys had to read The Groundbreaking, Chance-Taking Life of George Washington Carver and Science and Invention in America . This is one of a series of books by written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness and published by the National Geographic Society. While I haven’t read …

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Aquinas Writing Advantage from Homeschool Connections

Homeschool Connections’ Aquinas Writing Advantage is a full writing program for middle through high school students – with individual courses where you can blend together exactly what you need, to make the perfect writing curriculum for your child. All the writing classes you need, from middle through high school, beginner through advanced. Courses that are …

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