Lewis, Clark and the Corps of Discovery began their westward expedition on May 14, 1804. The main objective of the expedition was to find an easy water route across the newly acquired Louisiana Purchase to the Pacific Ocean. A study of Lewis and Clark's travels will reveal that, even though the main objective was not accomplished, many valuable contributions were made along the way.
There are many 'ready-made' webquests that homeschoolers can…
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The study of U.S. History would not be complete without covering the expedition of Continue
Lewis and Clark. The expedition which began on May 14, 1804 was to
ascertain the resources available within the newly acquired Louisiana
Purchase. The expedition also laid much of the groundwork for westward
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The Family Research Council (FRC) has just released it's new documentary The End of Religious Freedom in America? Why did the FRC create the documentary? To expose the threat to religious freedom called ENDA, (Employment Non-Discrimination Act.) If you would like to learn more about this documentary,… Continue
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Red Cabbage and Apple Slaw (Click to View) Pesto Chicken Pasta Salad… Continue
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This free (65 page) download is a combined literature and grammar unit created for the novel, The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis. It includes pre-reading, active-reading and post-reading activities, grammar lessons, and literary activities. (View slideshow of sample pages!
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Is this download for you?
- Do you have a child that loves brainteasers?
- As a homeschooling parent, do you look for ways to
stimulate your child's thinking?…
Added by Lynda Ackert on May 4, 2010 at 2:27pm —
What's New in Christian Music? Continue
The Generous Mr. Lovewell by Mercy Me!…
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This week only....Get a "FREE" 77 page Butterfly Thematic Unit
appropriate for preschool through first grade. What is in the unit? Worksheets for numbers, number words, sight words, colors, patterning activities, and even science activities!
Plus, find reading suggestions and watch a video (The Life-Cycle of the Monarch Butterfly)....… Continue
Added by Lynda Ackert on May 3, 2010 at 1:27pm —
Registration is now open for the 2010 National Bible Bee competition.
What is the Bible Bee?
The National Bible Bee Competition is a
series of events designed to help parents encourage diligence in Bible study, Scripture memorization, and prayer in their families.
are two focal points:
1) Bible memorization and… Continue
Added by Lynda Ackert on May 2, 2010 at 2:59pm —
I'm a very proud mother this morning...Last night my son, Tyler, played the piano in front of a standing room only crowd in Denver winning $300 for 2nd place in a Denver area talent show. The show was hosted by a local church for the benefit of a Habitat for Humanity family.
Here's an article about the show:… Continue
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