I remember the struggle we had in teaching the twins some of the times tables. The 5s, 10s and others were a piece of cake but 6s and 9s were a nightmare. Just when we thought they were memorized, another part would slip through their fingers temporarily. It was frustrating to say the least. A resource like this would have been a blessing.
Originally published in Learning Tangent Homeschool Magazine, Spring 2015 This year has been a great one for the boys and science. they have always loved it, and so it’s easier to work it into our schedule. The wonderful organization laid out with Nancy Larson always makes science go more smoothly, because each topic is covered … Read moreNancy Larson Science 2: Exploring Sound & Light | Review
Chemistry and the elements made simpler We have been seeing posts about a coloring book for the Periodic Table of Elements, our curiosity was piqued. How can you simplify the periodic table without dumbing it down? The guinea pigs twins loved this, even my non-chemistry-loving boy was excited to see something that made it easier … Read moreReview: Periodic Table of Elements Coloring Book
EToga Trek is a free video series from Ascanius Youth Classics Institute. The five videos cover areas of Roman life and culture, and we have thoroughly enjoyed them all. You may remember that we have reviewed a few of the other products they publish, Leap into Latin, Vocabula Pictura, and Alpha is for Anthropos. They’re … Read moreReview: eToga Trek – Free Video Series