Monthly Archives: November 2010

"Ancient Greece"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Ancient Greece Author: Louise Schofield, editor Publisher: Barnes and Noble Books, republished in 2005 ISBN-13: 978-0-760-7-5069-8 ISBN: 0-760-7-5069-6 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages 8-11 Rating: 5 stars (EXCELLENT) Reviewed by: Wayne W. … Continue reading

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"The Art Student's Workbook: A Classroom Companion for Art and Sculpture, Teacher Edition"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Art Student’s Workbook: A Classroom Companion for Art and Sculpture, Teacher Edition Author: and Illustrator: Eric Gibbons Publisher: Firehouse Studio Publications, 2010 ISBN-13: 9781449916374 ISBN-10: 1449916376 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Middle … Continue reading

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"The Thinking Toolbox: Thirty-Five Lessons That Will Build Your Reasoning Skills"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Thinking Toolbox: Thirty-Five Lessons That Will Build Your Reasoning Skills Authors: Nathaniel and Hans Bluedorn Illustrator: Richard LaPierre Publisher: Christian Logic, 2005 ISBN-13: 978-0-9745315-1-9 ISBN-10: 0-9745315-1-0 Related website: http://www.christianlogic.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (nothing … Continue reading

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"The Busy Homeschool Mom's Guide to Romance: Nurturing Your Marriage Through the Homeschool Years"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Busy Homeschool Mom’s Guide to Romance: Nurturing Your Marriage through the Homeschool Years Author: Heidi St. John Publisher: Real Life Press, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-0-9844323-0-1 ISBN-10: 0-9844323-0-2 Related websites: http://www.heidistjohn.com (author), http://www.thebusyhomeschoolmom.com (book), http://www.firstclasshomeschool.org (publisher) … Continue reading

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"Fur and Feathers"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Fur and Feathers Author: Janet Halfmann Illustrator: Laurie Allen Klein Publisher: Sylvan Dell Publishing, 2010 ISBN-13: 978-1-60718-075-3 (hardcover) ISBN-13: 978-1-60718-086-9 (paperback) ISBN-13: 978-1-60718-099-9 (English eBook) Related website: http://www.janethalfmann.com (author), http://www.sylvandellpublishing.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (nothing … Continue reading

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"Homeschooling Methods: Seasoned Advice On Learning Styles"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Homeschooling Methods: Seasoned Advice On Learning Styles Authors: Paul and Gena Suarez, editors Publisher: B and H Publishing Group, 2006 ISBN-13: 9780805440171 ISBN-10: 0805440178 Related website: http://www.broadmanandholman.com (publisher) Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: … Continue reading

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"The Battle for Truth: Defending the Christian Worldview in the Marketplace of Ideas"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Battle For Truth: Defending the Christian Worldview in the Marketplace of Ideas Author: David Noebel Publisher: Harvest House Publishers, republished in 2001 ISBN-13: 9780736907828 ISBN-10: 0736907823 Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Ages … Continue reading

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"The Trail of the Hunter's Horn"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: The Trail of the Hunter’s Horn Author: Billy C. Clark Illustrator: Jim Marsh Publisher: The Jesse Stuart Foundation, republished in 1995 ISBN-13: 9780945084488 ISBN-10: 094508448X Language level: 1 (nothing objectionable) Reading level: Probably intended for … Continue reading

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"Eyeopeners! How to Choose and Use Children's Books About Real People, Places, and Things"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Eyeopeners! How to Choose and Use Children’s Books About Real People, Places, and Things Author: Beverly Kobrin Publisher: Viking Penguin Inc., 1988 ISBN-13: 9780670820733 (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0670820733 (Hardcover) ISBN-13: 9780140468304 (Paperback) ISBN: 0140468307 (Paperback) Language … Continue reading

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"Where Have All the Flowers Gone? The Diary of Molly MacKenzie Flaherty, Boston, Massachusetts, 1968"

HOME SCHOOL BOOK REVIEW Book: Where Have All the Flowers Gone? The Diary of Molly MacKenzie Flaherty, Boston, Massachusetts, 1968 Author: Ellen Emerson White Publisher: Scholastic Inc., 2002 ISBN-13: 9780439148894 ISBN-10: 0439148898 Language level: 3 (some profanity and cursing Reading … Continue reading

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