Tag Archives: middle school

Free Math 7 Worksheets

The name is straightforward, and so is the website. Free Math 7 Worksheets has a good assortment math worksheets. For homeschoolers who use Singapore Math, various worksheets fit with level 4, 5 and 6 books. The website includes worksheets, including … Continue reading

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Mesopotamia @ The British Museum on-line

Finding good material on Mesopotamia proved to be a real challenge. There’s a fair amount of the usual dry history resources out there, but history in general, and the history of the Fertile Crescent is particular, is much too interesting … Continue reading

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The Checklist

Written specifically for Christian homeschoolers by Cindy¬† Downes, The Checklist is a comprehensive list of topics typically covered in K-12, organized by subject. It’s a useful tool for both planning and documenting topics covered, especially for homeschoolers¬† not using a … Continue reading

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History Through the Ages: Creation to Christ

Being able to see historical events in relation to other historical events gives valuable perspective. History Through the Ages from Homeschool in the Woods takes this one step further with a well-done black-and-white line illustration to go with each timeline … Continue reading

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Alice 2.2

Students’ initial difficulty when learning to program inspired the development of Alice, which is intended to make the learning process more engaging. Whereas typical introductory assignments are fairly tedious, the Alice approach to teaching and learning programming uses the context … Continue reading

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BrainPOP

Have you ever wanted an educational source that kids find interesting, covers a wide variety of topics, and that kids actually ask to use? If so, BrainPOP deserves a good look. BrainPOP offers on-line animated videos (“movies”) that cover science, … Continue reading

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TOPS Learning Systems

Finding homeschooling curriculum that involves good, hands-on science experiments that don’t require lots of expensive gear is tricky. Many claim to use common household items, but their definition of common and mine don’t mesh. This year, we tried a new … Continue reading

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