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by Mary Ann Kelley

E-Tutor utilizes an intense Guided Study program in conjunction with the one-on-one approach to learning. E-Tutor offers services in Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies (including World and U.S. History), Foreign Language, and Economics and Politics. Pricing starts at $99/month for K-1 students, with high school pricing per subject.

by Mary Ann Kelley is an online tutor that allows you to work one-to-one with your tutor in their online classroom on your specific homework problem until it’s done. Tutoring is available in math, science, English and social studies, for monthly subscriptions (price depends on the amount of hours per month utilized). Eligible military families can get free Continue reading »

Heart of Wisdom

by Mary Ann Kelley

Heart of Wisdom publishes a large selection of resources, including Internet-linked unit studies, Ancient History: Adam to Messiah curriculum, Family Guide to the Biblical Holidays, and scrap-lapbooks for students to use to facilitate learning.

Hands-On History Activity Paks

by Mary Ann Kelley

Hands-On History Activity Paks are lapbook kits on four subjects: Old and New Testament, Artists and Composers. The materials come on CD or can be downloaded.

Notebooking Pages

by Mary Ann Kelley

Notebooking is educational journaling or scrapbooking. Essentially, the idea is to create a compilation of what has been learned and experienced in any number of subjects or activities and organize it in a notebook (or binder). It is generally up to the child to determine what he wants to include in this notebook. Notebooking Pages Continue reading »

Hands of a Child

by Mary Ann Kelley

These materials are lapbooks of various subjects to facilitate the teaching of homeschool curricula. There are currently more than 370 subjects available as downloads, CD, or printed packet.

Time Travelers History Study Series

by Mary Ann Kelley

Time Travelers History Study Series focuses on American history from new world explorers to the Great Depression (WWII is in development as of 2010) using hands on projects to facilitate transfer of learning. The materials contain brief subject narratives, along with many activities and teacher’s guides. Teacher Helps include tips for preparing and organizing, as Continue reading »

Remembering God’s Chosen Children

by Mary Ann Kelley

Remembering God’s Chosen Children teaches the history of the Hebrew people from Abram through the New Testament with an emphasis on how the history points toward the coming of Jesus Christ. Ready to use lesson plans are included. The course is part of the Create-A-Notebook series and is excellent for use with notebooking and lapbooking.

Remembering God’s Awesome Acts

by Mary Ann Kelley

Remembering God’s Awesome Acts intertwines Biblical and ancient history, but also includes additional instruction in creative writing, speech, drama, geography, anthropology, archeology and linguistics. The ultimate purpose of each element is to give the student a better understanding of the Bible. The focus is not on the individual subjects, but on studying issues, playing with Continue reading »

Great Science Adventures

by Mary Ann Kelley

Great Science Adventures from Dinah Zike is an arts and crafts-based science program that allows children at different grades and levels of mastery to be taught at the same time. Each level has 24 lessons, two to three are completed each week. The teacher instructions are embedded in the text, allowing instruction to take place Continue reading »

Considering God’s Creation

by Mary Ann Kelley

Considering God’s Creation is a creative encounter with science that consists of a 272 page consumable workbook, a teacher’s guide, and a CD with Christian songs. There are no preparations required and the course is structured in a way that allows multiple grades to be taught together. Considering God’s Creation works well with notebooking and Continue reading »

Jim Weiss Storytelling CDs

by Mary Ann Kelley

Jim Weiss is a storyteller specializing in classics, wisdom stories, history, and folk tales. He brings characters and stories to life in a way that makes him one of the most popular storytellers among homeschoolers. All story sets are available on CD and some are available as mp3 downloads. Great for children of all ages.

Unforgettable Languages

by Mary Ann Kelley

Unforgettable Languages are foreign language learning courses offered in 30 different languages using CD Rom, CD Audio or downloadable formats. Vocabulary is taught using the Linkword Method, meaning that you will use visual tricks to link the word to a familiar English word to facilitate learning vocabulary. “The Linkword Method is based on the principle Continue reading »

The Easy French

by Mary Ann Kelley

Le Français Facile! Phonetic French Homeschooling Curriculum from The Great Commission Languages company. Program includes 36 lessons (stories and vocabulary), French phonograms, French songs, and French scripture memory verses. There are 400+ pages of non-consumable textbook plus 2 audio CD’s. CD #1 is also an enhanced audio CD-ROM. It contains 200+ printable activity sheets, which Continue reading »