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Astronomy for Kids Constellations with Memoria Press Homeschool Curriculum Super Hero has always been fascinated with space. Since very little, he's been learning about the stars, and the Universe. For a long while, we went religiously to the Miami Science Museum's...read more
Since we can’t know what knowledge will be most needed in the future, it is senseless to try to teach it in advance. Instead, we should try to turn out people who love learning so much and learn so well that they will be able to learn whatever needs to be learned.
–John Holtread more
Free Printables Abraham Lincoln History Learning for Kids Grades 2-6 I love it when I discover fabulous free resources online. I found a wonderful activity book on Abraham Lincoln at the Texas Dripping Springs Community Library (see Activity Book below.) Thanks so...read more
No Mess Kids Art Tempera Paints I wonder how many times I've passed up on art work at home just to avoid having to clean the mess afterwards. Granted, Super Hero is no longer a small kid, so he's not prone to mess making anymore. Still, hearing about no mess,...read more
Every student can learn just not on the same day or in the same way.
–George Evansread more
Quick, easy, and gets the job done. What can be better? Super Hero’s willing to use and reuse anything that will vary him from writing things down. This simple activity fits the bill, and allows him to visualize the conjugation at the same time. If you use it, I hope it will bring enthusiasm to your verbs, which could be rather dry with the traditional approach.read more
Formal education will make you a living. Self-education will make you a fortune.
–Jim Rohnread more
Video Animation Kit Stopmotion Explosion Have you ever visited a kid's YouTube channel? It seems a great deal children, teenagers namely, are quite savvy video producers, amazing videos no less! Super Hero's a fan of many such channels that's why I know about them....read more
Homeschool Spelling, Grammar & Vocabulary Curriculum I know, spelling, grammar and vocabulary can be a dry and dull subject to tackle. Fret no more! Logic of English Essentials succeeds in making the study of the English language an interesting, and even a fun...read more
What children need is not new and better curricula but access to more and more of the real world… to make it easier for them to get where they want to go and to find out what they want to find out.
–John Holtread more