This book allows you to weigh the pros and cons of homeschooling, and decide what kind of learning institution would work best with your child’s needs. At the same time, this book will also help you gauge your knowledge when it comes to existing educational systems, and help you arrive at the conclusion that is best for your child. In addition, this book also allows you to gauge yourself and your child’s environment, which are factors that you should consider when it comes to deciding how your child should learn. At the same time, this book is meant to help you be aware that you, as a parent, should always be the main authority when it comes to your child’s education. With that in mind, this book comes with robust information that you will need if you think that you could be the best educator for your child.
Avoid the Crummy Curriculum Hall of Shame!
Discover Homeschool Curriculum that's Effective and Fun!Do you have a "Curriculum Hall of Shame?" You know, it's on the bookshelf hidden in the corner that chronicles every half-baked idea and ill-conceived plan. Ours was filled with fashionable failures, multi-volume mismatches, and loathsome lesson plans.
What if I told you there is a way to avoid all these misadventures? A way to ensure that each curriculum choice you make and every dollar you invest will bring a fruitful return?Well, I won't tell you that, because that would be a HUGE lie. But I can tell you that there are ways to minimize your risks and maximize your chances for successful results. This book will show you how to avoid the most common traps of choosing crummy curriculum.
Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his Walt Disney Biography for Kids, he also covers some interesting facts and insights about Walt Disney's background, how he started in animation, where he succeeded and where he failed, his plans for Disneyland and more.
The pictures within this book are accompanied by small bits of easy to understand text while making it an exciting read about The life of Walt Disney. Therefore, Walt Disney Biography for Kids is a great educational book for kids ages 8 years and older (or for parents that want to read this book with their children).
"I always loved running," said track and field legend Jesse Owens, who as a boy could outrun all his playmates. That blazing speed helped Owens set track records in junior high, high school, and on into college at Ohio State University. At one Big Ten meet, he smashed three world records and tied a fourth in 45 minutes. By the time Owens competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin, Germany, people used words like "express" and "comet to describe him. Germany's leader, Adolf Hitler, and his Nazi party believed that Jews, African-Americans, and other groups were inferior beings. Jesse Owens proved them wrong by winning four gold medals.
Aside from the interesting facts and images Mr Smith presents in his JFK for Kids Book, he also covers some interesting facts and insights about John F. Kennedy's background, becoming the 35th president of the United States, the challenges he faced during his presidency,the Kennedy family, his assassination, and much more.
The pictures within this book are accompanied by small bits of easy to understand text while making it an exciting read about The life of Jack Kennedy. Therefore, John F. Kennedy is a great educational book for kids ages 8 years and older (or for parents that want to read this book with their children).
These selected stories comprise Volume 4 in the ‘Illustrated Moral Stories for Children Series’.
The five illustrated moral stories included in this Volume are:
Story 1: Prince Rayner
Story 2: The Honest King
Story 3: Ball in the Well
Story 4: When Mountains Bowed
Story 5: Thirst for Knowledge
Each story has a moral lesson that is conveyed at the end.
Age Level: 9 - 13 | Grade Level: 7 and up
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An exciting adventure novel for both pre-teens and adults.
Gabriel mouse and his friends enjoy a carefree existence in the field along the country road--until the night of the wild summer storm! When a fiery bolt of lightning destroys an abandoned barn across the road, their lives are changed forever. But was the barn really abandoned after all?
Rumors have always existed of green-eyed beasts living there, but the mice had never seen them and so never believed in them. Until now. Six creatures have fled the burning barn like shadows in the night, secretly crossing the road into Gabriel's field during the storm, and now live in the nearby woods. Watching... Waiting...
Now that danger hunts them down, the mice realize that the rumors are all too true. So Gabriel and a group of friends decide to search for a new home behind the walls of an estate where life is said to be perfect. But the situation is far from perfect before their journey even starts. Gabriel's best friend Simon is falling under the spell of the beasts and puts the mice in grave danger. Will Simon betray them all? Or will Gabriel succeed before all is lost? Let the journey begin...
Ben and Hannah wake up to find their room is a rubbish dump, but they didn't make the mess, it was the alien! He is unstoppable. With a single click of his two webbed fingers the alien can teleport away and with the press of a button his spaceship can go invisible.
Mum doesn't believe the alien exists, she thinks Ben and Hannah are making up stories and bans them from the TV! The alien keeps coming back and Mum still thinks the children are telling fibs. Next, she'll ban Ben and Hannah from the INTERNET!
The kids have had enough. "WE'VE GOT TO STOP THAT ALIEN!"
Alex is a sweet little country monkey with a big 'ol cowboy
hat and a heart to match.
He lives down at the city zoo... his best friend is a kangaroo!
This is a fun and soothing bedtime story with simple,
rhyming verse and adorable illustrations by popular
Japanese artist Tomoko Uno.
"Country Monkey", a perfect ebook for children
ages 3-6 and even baby-3.
The book uses captivating illustrations and carefully chosen words to teach children about "the fierce warrior of the sea”.
This series is known as one of the most beautiful on the kindle. The pictures look great even in black and white and are excellent on the full color kindle. The description in the large text beneath is simple enough for early readers or for a parent to guide a child through.
There is also a picture caption, which provides more information to talk about with your child. Alternatively, a child of any age (even the child in you) can just look at the images and appreciate its beauty.
"Growing up, I was addicted to fact books! Whether it was the Guiness Book of Records, an almanac or a science text book, I just loved learning about the world.
Now, I want to extend that love of facts to you and your children. You'll be amazed at how much fun they'll have reading amazing science facts - and you'll almost certainly enjoy hearing them as well!
This is the first in a series of kids fact books I will be bringing out - so keep an eye out for more."
Fascinating information is cleverly presented with engaging questions, fun facts and stunning photographs all beautifully packaged to entertain and educate inquiring young minds.
Do you know...
Your apes from your monkeys?
The difference between lesser apes and higher apes?
Which is the loudest ape?
Which of the apes make tools?
How apes compare to humans?
The difference between mountain and lowland gorillas?
Learn all about 50 of the most Endangered Animals in the world
- What is an Endangered Species?
- How many species are endangered?
- What's causing the species to be endangered?
Human Body Detectives Merrin and Pearl are at it again.
Their magical ability to jump into people's bodies and explore their systems (digestive, skeletal, nervous, circulatory, and immune) combines science with their fun adventures to help kids understand their anatomy and how their bodies work.
In Battle with the Bugs, Merrin and Pearl enter their cousin, Max's, immune system to find out why he was sick. During their journey, they travel up Max's nose, ride on a white blood cell into battle against the bacteria that was making Max sick, and use their knowledge of nutrition to successfully end Max's fever.
This book is filled with captivating illustrations and simple blocks of text that will make learning fun for your child. Enjoy the wonderful world of Dinosaurs!
- Tyrannosaurus Rex
- Prehistoric Animals
Age Level: 6 - 12 | Grade Level: K - 6
Third book from the Amazing Animal Kingdom Series is a thrilling look into the world of prehistoric reptiles. You guessed it! Dinosaurs! Don't just sit there... Walk through the jungle, dig underground, swim to the depths of the ocean with this funny and entertaining book for kids. DINOSAURS: Fun Facts and Amazing Photos of Animals in Nature is an amusing and enlightening book about dinosaurs. Learn about the different types of dinosaurs as well as what they eat and their strange behaviors. It is the perfect book for children of all ages. This book can be enjoyed by young readers and even adults, as they read to toddlers and Kindergarteners.
Children’s author Leanne Annett presents this fun and informative book with gorgeous color photographs of these unique animals as well as interesting facts on a selection of Poison Dart Frogs.
If your child likes animals and nature then they are sure to be stimulated and enjoy learning all about these creatures from the Central and South American regions.
Note: This 'God's Amazing Creation Series' book has been designed for children aged approximately 8 years and older, who can read the book for themselves. Alternatively, parents can read the book to their kids (of all ages) and enjoy a fulfilling time of child and parent bonding.
Would you prefer to be short if you were tall or tall if you were short? Both have their advantages!
In this funny rhyming story for children aged 3 to 7 years old, a short young girl thinks of how wonderful it must feel to be tall, as a taller young boy tells her what he would do if he were short. She likes the idea of being closer to the birds that fly by, while he thinks it would be great to fit inside a cardboard box!
With lovely illustrations that help to tell the little rhyming story well, this is a great book for children who would like to know that their height is never an issue in life; they’re beautiful just the way they are!
Funny monsters is a wonderful rhyming children’s picture book that every parent will want to read to their child and every 2 – 5 year old will want to hear over and over again. Children loves pictures of funny animals, and especially monsters! Let the funny monsters tell your child their story, and fascinate with their cute looks.
Children’s author Leanne Annett presents this educational book with gorgeous color photographs of Australian birdlife and interesting facts in written text on 12 beautiful yet diverse Aussie birds.
If your child likes animals and nature then they are sure to be stimulated and enjoy learning all about these creatures from the small budgie right up to the flightless emu or fairy penguin.
This book consist of 20 easy smoothie recipes for kids. Kids will be happy to do their own smoothies with parents help.