Hillsdale College is a free online course that teaches the history of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States. It explores the views of the Founding Fathers through the moral and political changes (from a Constitutional Republic to Lincoln’s Divided Nation to Progressive Liberalism) that have occurred bringing the country to the place of decision today. It includes online lectures from different professors at the college, study guides and tests to help develop a deeper understanding of the foundation of our country.
The Gift of Dyslexia by Ronald Dell Davis. This little book helped me understand some of the difficulties one of my children continued to have when trying to learn.
As a home educator for over 25 years, I have learned the importance of designing curriculum to meet the individual needs of my children while always focusing on their spiritual development. When my oldest daughter chose to read Anne of Green Gables, I couldn’t find a published study guide that combined the emotional growth and…
We did not homeschool our children to isolate them from the world, but to have the freedom to show them the world. We wanted them to see history, see geography, see life in its reality. From the butterfly museum to NCAR (National Center for Atmospheric Research) to milking cows or goats to visiting the Gettysburg Battlefield to camping in numerous national parks to visiting cities from New York to Rio De Janeiro and Jerusalem, my children were given a well-rounded education because they saw the world through their own eyes.