This week, for my weekly homeschool resource recommendation, I would like to share the following series of amazing books that are offered by Creation Ministries International. They would be a welcome addition to any homeschooler’s science curriculum, or simply as additional supplemental reading in the subjects that they cover! As of today – September 9, 2021 – this whole … [Read more...] about By Design: A Four-Volume Science Series
The Mineral Book is a part of the best-selling Wonders of Creation Series! It has been developed for multi-level teaching, with special color-coding on three skill levels. This educational resource is filled with full-color pictures and illustrations, and can be used in the classroom, for independent study, or homeschool settings. Created to make mineralogy accessible to … [Read more...] about The Mineral Book
The 1660s were a time of turmoil in England. Cromwell had been defeated; Charles II, who was sympathetic to the Catholics, was restored to the throne; the Dutch declared war on England; the Plague raged; and the Great Fire of London destroyed half the city of London! Our hero, Cyril – upon the death of his father, Sir Aubrey Shenstone – inherits nothing except his father’s … [Read more...] about When London Burned
This month marks the 449th anniversary of the St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre in Paris, France. On the sorrowful night of August 24, 1572, more than 2000 French Huguenots – men, women, and children – were slaughtered for their faith. In this narrative woven around the events of this time, Mr. Henty vividly depicts Admiral Coligny’s unflinching bravery, Queen Elizabeth’s … [Read more...] about The St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre
History is not boring! It is the story of real people who did real things. Teaching history must go beyond hard facts and dates to the real people who made it – people like George Washington, who crossed the ice-packed Delaware River to attack the British at Trenton; or like the bold Americans who bravely fought against the Barbary pirates; or like the sturdy pioneers who … [Read more...] about Uncover Exciting History!