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All About Reading Reviews

All About Reading Reviews

This past year several members of our Blog Team had the opportunity to use All About Reading with their families. Find out what they thought in their posts below! Pre-Reading Level The Art Kit Dana says, "If you’re looking for an open and go, lightly-scripted pre-reading curriculum for your homeschooler, All About Reading is the curriculum for you. Through its darling read-aloud books, craft projects, and fun zebra puppet, your child will absolutely love spending time learning about the alphabet." Read more... Cummins Life Kathryn says, "This particular set is designed for young learners in preschool through kindergarten.  The All...

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101 Doodle Definitions - Review Round-up

101 Doodle Definitions - Review Round-up

When your child needs to master unfamiliar words, hours of tedious memorization is not the only way. With 101 Doodle Definitions, your student will discover that by drawing a picture to remind him of a word, his brain will more readily remember the word’s meaning. 101 Doodle Definitions is fun. The words are hard. The drawing cues are spot on.  We asked several families on our Blog Team to review 101 Doodle Definitions. Would you like to know what they thought? Check it out! Family, Faith, and Fridays Michele says, " I LOVE this book and the way it teaches.  Let's face...

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Mosdos Literature Reviews

Mosdos Literature Reviews

Are you interested in learning more about Mosdos Press Literature? Several members of our Blog Team had an opportunity to review this great literature program at different levels during the past school year. Here is a round-up of their reviews. Opal Level (3rd Grade) The Art Kit Dana at The Art Kit says: "If you are looking for a quality literature book that will last for years to come, Mosdos Literature is for you! We loved the stories, assignments, and the teacher’s guide provided invaluable resources. Miss 8 and I look forward to reading the stories together and working through...

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Chasing Fireflies Reviews

Chasing Fireflies Reviews

 Chasing Fireflies is perfect for engaging "kids" of all ages in active play all summer long. Our kids love using it at Grandma's after a long drive down, or in the field where a quick game gets the wiggles out before quiet time, but it would also be a blast to play indoors, at the playground, or pretty much anywhere else you'd like your kids to be!Wondering what other families have thought? Check out these reviews from members of our Blog Team! Heather O'Steen Photography Heather says, "I was actually really surprised at much the kids enjoyed this game.  Our group...

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Blog Hop: Summer Learning

Blog Hop: Summer Learning

Summer activities are going strong in our neighborhood! Lots of fun and yes, definitely some learning! Many homeschool families school year round. Others take a break from formal schoolwork in the summertime. But that doesn't mean the learning stops! Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, swimming, camping, free play... Indoor activities such as unassigned reading, table games, art, crafts, movies... Structured activities such as Vacation Bible School, the summer reading program at your library, sports, day camps... Family vacations and day trips... All of these are excellent opportunities to reinforce and supplement all the things your children have been learning....

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