Research Project: Famous Person of Ancient Israel
Here's an interesting way to introduce how to do person-specific research papers. This will give you some ideas on how to make the research paper creative and nice looking
How to Implement a Unit Study
What is a unit study you ask? "A unit study [also commonly called a thematic unit or thematic study] is taking a theme or topic and diving into it deeply over a period of time, integrating language arts, science, social studies, math, and fine arts as they apply. Instead of studying eight or ten separate, unrelated subjects, all subjects are blended together and studied around a common theme or project. "
This is a great project for reports and displays. Use this ink to transfer designs printed with your computer printer, copy machine, your newspaper, etc
Back To Basics Summer
by Donna Godfrey
I wanted my 13 year old son to learn and enjoy American skills......I was raised as a Mennonite and my grandparents were Amish and so I was taught many skills. My concern was that many kids have no idea how to do so many important tasks.
Make An Art Book
by Donna Godfrey
Donna Godfrey is an experienced and creative homeschooling mom with lots of neat ideas. In her own words, she homeschools mostly from the 'net and loves to pass ideas along. This is a great one and easy to implement with all age groups.
Investigative Report: Ancient Israel
Ancient Israel is one of the important era's covered when studying the beginning of civilization and ancient history. Here's a fun activity where you pretend to be an investigative reporter doing research for a story.
Unit Study Using the Dear America Book Series
The Dear America, My Name Is America, My America, and The Royal Diaries are series that lend themselves quite well to many activities. This unit helps divide the books up by time era and also lists places to gather activities for many of the books with clickable links.
A Unit Study of Ancient Rome
A study on ancient Rome can be thrilling and a very fulfilling unit. Here are some resources and hands-on activities to help you get underway. In the general resources you will find several activity books that have wonderful ideas that you can use to expand and enhance your study. Several of the websites also have activities for all ages levels, including adult, that are fun and educational
Stupid Vegetable Tricks
Here's a way to teach a potato to do a stupid vegetable trick. This is a great craft or activity to include when including a child in a gardening project, studying botany, or the life sciences.
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