Apologia Readers in Residence Review

 photo 111 BW disclaimer_zpsxobpott0.jpg
RIR-NA-SQ_zps81xxwmjj

I have middle schoolers who struggle in the language arts department, including one with dyslexia. I’m thrilled to bring you this review of Apologia Educational Ministries  newest program Readers in Residence Volume 1 (Sleuth) designed for 4th through 6th graders. My dyslexic son is a 6th grader and is working at least a semester behind […]

The Critical Thinking Co. – Language Smarts

 photo 111 BW disclaimer_zpsxobpott0.jpg

The Critical Thinking Co.™ is one of my favorite vendors (largely because of their generous copyright policy), so when I was offered the chance to review the Language Smarts™ Level E you know I was thrilled to do so! This is for fourth graders, and though that seems a little between my kids, it’s actually […]

Can Do Cubes Review

 photo 111 BW disclaimer_zpsxobpott0.jpg
cando cubes

Can Do Cubes are a fun set of wooden manipulative blocks from jollyliteracy.com, a division of just2ducks LLC and the makers of the phonics program I reviewed earlier this week. I’m thrilled to be able to bring you a review of the Can Do Cubes as well! I used the phonics program mostly with  my […]

Talking Shapes – Online Phonemes Program Review

 photo 111 BW disclaimer_zpsxobpott0.jpg
talking shapes

We have a range of learners in our home, and I’m discovering that even my twins learn differently and at different speeds. Talking Fingers Inc. has several phonics learning online programs, some of which we’ve reviewed earlier this year so I’m pleased to also be able to bring you this review of their Talking Shapes: […]

Beric the Briton from Heirloom Audio

 photo 111 BW disclaimer_zpsxobpott0.jpg

It wasn’t that long ago that we discovered some learning differences in our home, and I’ve been trying to include more audio products because of that. Heirloom Audio Productions  has a selection of engaging and high-interest audio productions, so I was interested in trying out Beric The Briton as a review with my boys. For […]