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If your looking for an affordable and easy-to-use online curriculum supplement for homeschooling, including video lessons, review activities, quizzes, writing assignments, and tests, I highly recommend Standard Deviants Accelerate.
There are many choices of classes to choose from in Standard Deviants Accelerate Homeschool Courses. The classes vary for grade but suggested age is 8 and up. Here is a list of the courses:
- Arithmetic – Gr 3 +
- Fundamental Math – Gr 4+
- Earth Science – Gr 6+
- Nutrition – Gr 6+
- Algebra – Gr 7+
- Biology – Gr 7+
- Chemistry -Gr 9+
My daughter absolutely loves to build things. One of her favorite toys are her Mega Bloks. She could spend time building for hours and I love it. She was really surprised when a package was delivered. She wanted me to open it right away. Her eyes lit up when she saw Mega Bloks SpongeBob Squarepants Invisible Boatmobile Rescue.
This particular set is great for ages 5 – 8.
The kids and I had a chance to recently review Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart DVD. I think this is one that we will watch again and again. I thought it was a great family movie.
It starts out in Edinburgh in 1874, which was the coldest day in history. A little boy named Jack was born and his heart was frozen solid. The midwife Madeleine took immediate action and saved his life by inserting a cuckoo-clock in place of his icy cold heart. Jack now has the will to live, but he has to follow three golden rules:
I have heard so many wonderful things about Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW), that when we had the chance to review it I was really excited. I have been wanting to teach my son how to write better and understand some of the things he is writing. He isn’t very good with sentences and paragraphs. Now parts of speech he is pretty good at, which was his strength as we worked through this.