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Zoobooks

Zoobooks

Zoobooks is the all-in-one, everything-you-wanted-to-know-but-didn’t-know-who-to-ask children’s resource guide to the world’s most fascinating animals, birds, reptiles, and insects. Each issue delves into topics such as anatomy, habitat, socialization, and reproduction-all on a single animal or animal group-in a vibrant, easy-to-understand way. Zoobooks magazines are skillfully designed to enhance your child’s learning potential through words,...
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Learning at Home

Learning at Home

Learning At Home: A Mother’s Guide To Homeschooling by Marty Layne, is filled with creative ideas for helping children learn: “…more than a mother’s guide. It’s a rare glimpse into the mind of a thinking parent’s heart and soul…” Marty writes: “My children are now adults. Learning at home together meant we had time...
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Kids Public Radio

Kids Public Radio

The Children’s Music Web, a non-profit resource for kids, families, and children’s performers worldwide, announces a new network for kids and families, featuring a wealth of web-based channels, archived audio, podcasts, and links – all free and commercial free! Kids Public Radio – KPR – is an entire network of free web-based radio channels...
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Vicky and Jen

Vicky and Jen

VickyandJen.com is a unique podcast and family resource site about making life simple so you can enjoy What Really Matters. The shows sparkle with candid talk about simplifying and celebrating life and getting the most from the things that really matter. The free audio podcasts are categorized into topical collections of shows on Parenting,...
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John Holt: The Plowboy Interview

John Holt: The Plowboy Interview

Mother Earth News- July/August 1980 - The Plowboy Interview: John Holt From the Interview: HOLT: OK. Many of you folks who read this magazine believe-and with good reason-that government interferes too much in our lives. Well, I think that there is no place where this interference is less justified, more harmful, and more easily...
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The Art of Education e-Book

The Art of Education e-Book

From author Linda Dobson comes news about her landmark first book, hailed by The New Yorker as “…a thought provoking and inspiring guided journey into the heart of homeschooling.” From Linda’s Parent at the Helm (PATH): I’m happy to report that everything is moving along swimmingly as we prepare for the July 4th release...
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Car Schooling

Car Schooling

Take the whine out of drive time with this collection of inventive and innovative car games that teach at the same time! Over 350 entertaining games and activities to turn travel time into learning time with Carschooling, by Diane Flynn Keith. Check out Diane’s web site for wonderful resources and articles on travelling with...
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Hands-On Learning

Hands-On Learning

In these tough economic times, Kathy Ceceri’s wonderful collection of archived Hands-On Learning columns are just one more jewel that can be found within Home Education Magazine. In each column, Kathy offers easy to find resources and combines them with projects that are sure to inspire many hours of engaged and active learning with...
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MySpace Safety: 51 Tips for Teens and Parents

In July 2006, , I interviewed Kevin and Dale Farnham, authors of MySpace Safety: 51 Tips for Teens and Parents. Since 2006, online social networks have continued to grow and much of the advice the Farnham’s shared in that interview remains relevant today. I’m reproducing the interview below for those who might be looking...
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Free Download Secrets of a Buccaneer-Scholar

I learned of this free copy of Secrets of a Buccaneer- Scholar from Barb Lundgren on Facebook. “A Buccaneer-Scholar is anyone whose love of learning is not muzzled or shackled by any institution or authority; whose mind is driven to wander and find its own place in the world.” This is a fantastic resource...
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