Heirloom Audio St. Bartholomew’s Eve Review

Heirloom Audio St. Bartholomew’s Eve Review   Heirloom Audio released their latest production – an audio of G.A. Henty’s story, St. Bartholomew’s Eve. These productions are available on CD or as a download. We chose the download and I played it through my computer, but also it would fit on my phone so we could have listened in

CashCrunch Careers Review

CashCrunch Careers by CashCrunch Games Review How old were you when you really knew what you wanted to be when you grew up? I think I still haven’t decided. My 11-year-old has known since preschool that he wants to do something related to science. He like so many areas of science, though! What type would

Printable Books of the Bible “Summary Sheets” Review

Book By Book Bible Printables Like a lot of homeschool families, we include Bible studies and reading during our homeschool day. This year, my 11-year-old is making a portfolio of his work as he goes along. I’ve found that doing a portfolio (as children get older) makes it more likely for the information to “stick”

Forensic Faith for Kids Book Review

Apologetics Homeschool Study Forensic Faith For Kids Review David C Cook along with Case Makers Academy sent me Forensic Faith for Kids for my 11-year-old to read and work through. I’ve included apologetics in our homeschool since we first started. My husband and I know why we are Christian and we don’t want our kids to grow to adulthood without

Rescue Me! What Superheroes Can Teach Us About the Power of Faith Review

Captain Sun Adventures Review   My children looooooved reading The Captain Sun Adventures Book 1, Rescue Me! What Superheroes Can Teach Us About the Power of Faith. The packaged arrived in the mail and I pulled the book out. “Hey,” I thought, “This looks pretty good-” and the book was covered by small hands wanting to see it. I

Picta Dicta Latin Curriculum – Roman Roads Media Review

Picta Dicta Latin  Review Learning some Latin vocabulary has been on my radar for a while, so we tested out Picta Dicta Natural World from Roman Roads Media. Picta Dicta Natural World is a computer or tablet based program designed to teach 400 Latin nouns. After you sign up for Picta Dicta Natural World, you set up your learners from

Reading Eggs Review

  Reading Eggs Review How Long Have I Used Reading Eggs? We’ve been using Reading Eggs for a long time! Off and on through the past ten years, and more often during the past year. I’ve used Reading Eggs for all three of my children as they’ve passed through those early years. My oldest two

Homeschool in the Woods 19th Century Timeline Review

Homeschool History Curriculum Review I’m a big fan of history. My kids weren’t naturally big history fans like I am. Now, they say they like history! I do what I can do make history come alive and be fun and relevant for them. Part of that is using hands-on projects when we do our studies.

Northwest Treasures Dinosaurs and the Bible Review

Northwest Treasures Review My son and I have always been interested in Geology, so we were excited to watch the introductory video Taking the Mystery Out of Geology. And, we also watched Dinosaurs and the Bible from Northwest Treasures. Taking the Mystery Out of Geology Taking the Mystery Out of Geology is a 20-minute intro (or

Smart Kidz Media Review

For the past few weeks, we’ve had the chance to try out Smart Kidz Radio from Smart Kidz Media. It’s full of edutainment style songs for kids. My kids heard a lot of songs that encourage good behavior, good manners, and being kind. It’s cool to be kind. If you’re looking for a web-based radio station that your kids can listen