Apologia Readers in Residence Review

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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 […]

Threadbare Finances – 5 Days of Threadbare Homeschooling

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Welcome to Day 2 of my 5 Days of Threadbare Homeschooling series! Sometimes the reason we are threadbare homeschooling is simply because we can’t afford it any other way. When we first started homeschooling 11 years ago, that’s how it was for us – and it has been that way off and on (mostly on) […]

Digital Savvy by CompuScholar

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Maybe it’s all middle school kids, but my 8th grader wants to go into video game design as a career. Because we felt like he needs the foundation of basic computer skills and knowledge, we were excited to have the opportunity to review the Digital Savvy  course from CompuScholar, Inc. (This is the same company […]

Book Review: Shepherd, Potter, Spy–and the Star Namer, by Peggy Conslover

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I have an 8th grader who only a few years ago started being interested in reading, and these days it’s all he wants to do! We were happy to receive Shepherd, Potter, Spy–and the Star Namer for review. Peggy Consolver – Author has crafted an exceptional story for Christian young adults. Book Review by Drew […]

Memoria Press American History

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We’ve been on an American history kick around here for a little while, so I was happy to have the opportunity to review some products from Memoria Press that are right up that alley! We received for the purpose of review both The Story of the Thirteen Colonies & the Great Republic Set and also […]