Carry a Big Stick: The Uncommon Heroism of Theodore Roosevelt by George Grant is part of the Leaders in Action Series published by Cumberland House. Courage, humor, a love of family, faith, and “the Strenuous Life” are just a few of the characteristics that define Theodore Roosevelt in this easy-to-read biography. Theodore Roosevelt was […]
Read the current chapter online: “Ant Workers” “Ant Workers” is broken up into two parts, and is continued in the next lesson. This lesson focuses mainly on the ant’s relationship with aphids and the ladybug’s role. Takeaway: Ants protect the aphids they rely on for “honeydew” (or the sweet nectar they produce) and ladybugs protect […]
Read the current chapter online: “Busy Plowmen (Earthworms)” Takeaway: Earthworms are tireless workers who prepare the soil so that plants can grow. Suggestions Make a list of the benefits the earthworm provides. Besides those listed at the top of page 19, you’ll find other benefits in the resources listed below. View a picture of […]
Welcome to our free nature studies based on the book Our Wonderful World by Emery Lewis Howe covering pets, birds, plants, animals, and the earth and planets. Written for young children, this treasure includes experiments, related Scripture verses, and activities such as drawing, narrating, and writing. We’ve added suggestions, helps for Mom, book recommendations, and […]
Cedric the Forester by Bernard Marshall takes place during the time of King Richard the Lionhearted and troublesome Prince John. Knights and castles unit resources.
Beatrix Potter’s tales began when Peter Rabbit first made his appearance in The Tale of Peter Rabbit in 1902, followed by 22 other tales that you will find in Beatrix Potter: The Complete Tales.
Little Red Hen book study and resources.
The Fox and the Grapes: A Mini Unit Study — Activities to help you inspire your student to interact with literature.
A Child’s Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson is a wonderful introduction to poetry for the young child. These sweet poems about childhood provide a start in memorization and copywork. Happy Thought The world is so full of a number of things, I’m sure we should all be as happy as kings. Other well-loved poems […]
Ever since she watched her father paint pictures on the living-room walls, Anna Mary Robertson wanted to paint. But there never seemed to be enough time. There were chores to tend to, families to work for, a husband to help, a family to raise and a farm to run. So it wasn’t until she was […]
Pink and Say is a picture book by Patricia Polacco set during the Civil War. A story that speaks to the heart and leaves the reader changed.