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The Learning Parent~Uncle Rick`s Thanksgiving Collection Giveaway

Uncle Rick`s Thanksgiving Collection

The Story of the Pilgrims for Children:

This book about the Pilgrims written in 1918 seeks to write an accurate history of the Pilgrims which could be vouched for by Governor Bradford`s history. The author has written with the goal of personalizing true accounts for small children, adding conversation as is fitting to still represent an accurate general impression of all involved. Although he writes for small children, the story is very fitting for young children to listen to and up through junior high to enjoy.

This audiobook is approx. 2 hr.

Uncle Rick Reads Little Pioneers:

What an adventure! Barely a hundred brave souls boarded a tiny ship and set across the stormy Atlantic to build a new nation based on God’s truth. Arriving months later on the barren shore of a wilderness they called New England, these pioneers had to build their own homes, grow and hunt their own food and somehow survive bitter winters and summers full of toil and danger.

They were attacked by some Indians and befriended by others. They defended themselves from the natives who sought their lives and shared the Gospel with those who would listen. After their first good crop, the Pilgrims shared their harvest with their Indian friends and a holiday called Thanksgiving was born.

This is the exciting story of the Christian pilgrims of Plymouth Colony, told through the eyes of their children and based on historical truth. Listen as Uncle Rick recounts the dangers, the fun, the struggles and the adventures of these young people, growing up in the earliest years of the land that came to be called America!

Uncle Rick Reads Stories of the Pilgrims:

This read-aloud book about the Pilgrims begins in pre-voyage Holland and engages the listener in the lives of personally named characters aboard the Mayflower. Two children are born enroute and the plot is not missing its better known characters like Squanto. It ends with a special focus on the origins of holidays and spiritual traditions. The book was first published in 1910 and still holds a special attraction for children of all ages. Uncle Rick reads the book in his traditional fashion, interjecting character comments along the way.

New Millennium Girl Books Giveaway

New Millennium Girl Books Giveaway $41:

  • Copy of Creative Writing Made Easy
  • Isabel’s Closet
  • Isabel’s Secret Creative Writing Made Easy-Introducing Isabel is a wonderful writing book that leads students through the basics of character, plot, and setting development while guiding the characters to grow in faith towards God. Also included in the bundle is the companion book, Isabel’s Closet, where the student creates the princess character that is visiting Isabel and designs her clothing as a paper doll. Girls love this! As an added bonus, Isabel’s Secret, the chapter book, is included. This is the beginning story of Isabel and her mystery faith adventures with her horse Starlight on Angel Ridge Horse Ranch in Colorado.

The HomeScholar Giveaway

The HomeScholar Giveaway

One Parent Training A la Carte course of the winner’s choice $15
Parent Training A la Carte is my exclusive offering of online, digital training webinars
covering all the difficult topics you’ll encounter homeschooling middle school and high
school. Each presentation comes with:

  • Online video presentation
  • Downloadable audio
  • Handouts
  • Transcription
  • Additional reading and resources

Choose ONE free Parent Training A la Carte course of your choice! Topics include:

  • Planning High School Courses
  • High School Testing, College Admissions Essays
  • Delight Directed Learning, Finding a College
  • Getting the Big Scholarships
  • and more

Schoolhouse® Magazine Digital Subscription Giveaway

One-year digital subscription to TOS, which includes access to Teacher’s Toolbox $25


What do you look for as you homeschool? Motivation? A little encouragement? Perhaps
a unit study? Maybe an art activity? Within each issue of The Old Schoolhouse® you’ll
find amazing resources, candid interviews with business owners, glimpses into the
routines of other homeschools, articles from the experts in homeschooling, as well as up and-
coming innovators helping our days run a little more smoothly. Find them all in our
pages along with their insight, expertise, and honesty as we all homeschool together!
Along with your subscription, you’ll receive free access to Teacher’s Toolbox, our
exclusive, subscribers-only website packed with daily recipes, “This Day in History”
lessons, printables, unit studies, and more!

AJTL 50 State Lapbooks…all of the State Lapbooks (Nifty Fifty)

All 50 State Lapbooks $50

ALL of our state study lapbooks on 1 disk! Purchase 1 disk and have all 50 state study
lapbooks ready to do whenever you want to do them. At 50.00, that’s only 1.00 per state
lapbook! What a deal!
Each state lapbook is 2 folders big and 40 pages.
This comes on a disk ONLY. Not available through instant download or printed version..

AJTL Government and the Election Process Lapbook Giveaway

Government and the Election Process $13

For grades 2-7
Our American Government and the Election Process Lapbook with Study Guide has
everything your student needs to understand the election process, voting and so much
more! It makes the complicated process of elections seem easy as it is written with the
child in mind. Every booklet in this lapbook has an information page with all the
information needed to easily complete the booklets.
Includes graphic and color coded directions on how to construct your file folders into a
lapbook, how to put together each booklet and where to put them in your lapbook. This
lapbook is 3 folders big!
Topics are:

  • The Constitution
  • Political Parties
  • The Legislative Branch
  • The Executive Branch
  • The Judicial Branch
  • Rights of Citizens
  • Our Nation
  • Job Description of the President
  • How to Cast a Vote
  • Registering to Vote
  • Election Day
  • Electoral College
  • How to Elect a President
  • Requirements to be President
  • How Laws are Passed
  • Campaign Buttons
  • Oaths of Office

Great Waters Press Giveaway Three Volume Sets of Hero Tales from American History

Two Three Volume Sets of Hero Tales from American History dramatized audiobooks

Did you know Theodore Roosevelt wrote a book for children?
He did.
He wrote a book to teach character and virtue through the stories of American History.
He’s been called “The Most Interesting American” and his book is just that!
We’ve made it even more interesting, though, by turning it into an audiobook and adding sound effects, too. Ships creaking, gulls cawing, cannon fire, even angry French mobs come together to make history they’ll never forget…
“He then told us that he enjoyed them so very much that he wanted to know if we would allow he and his baby brother to listen to them every night from now on while they fall asleep instead of the music that I usually play. Now if that is not a positive endorsement, I don’t know what is.” -Nicole, MO
Learn History on the Drive Home!

The Legacy of Lord Baden-Powell book and Lapbook

The Legacy of Lord Baden-Powell book and Lapbook



At first glance, it appears to be another ordinary week at Boy Scout camp: campfires, new friends, great times . . .
But this year Camp M. K. Brown is the setting for an extra-special week in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America. Learn about the founder of the Scouting movement, Lord Baden-Powell, as you follow boys pulling pranks, working for activity badges, horseback riding, swimming, and hiking.
Fast-paced and full of the antics of active Boy Scouts, The Legacy of
Lord Baden-Powell not only entertains but also educates.
•Discover the real values behind what the program offers to boys who put God and country first in their lives.
•Understand the words “Be Prepared” and “Reverent.”
•Acquire the skills that allow you to face problems with confidence.
•Earn the Scouting Legacy activity badge.
Come along on this exciting journey as a special guest discovers what really motivated Lord Baden-Powell.
You will also receive the lapbook that goes along with this book!

The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine Schoolhouse Planner

A digital copy of the popular Schoolhouse Planner $39

Jump into a great year with The 2011-12 Schoolhouse Planner! Erase the frazzled feel of
disorganization with the 2011-12 Schoolhouse Planner and bring order and efficiency to
your school year. Packed with relevant articles, clever calendars, useful forms, handy
lists and so much more, this planner is the key to meeting your many goals for the 2011-
12 school year. We put our heart into the 2011-12 Schoolhouse Planner so you’ll have
more time to put your heart into your home. Click here to view sample pages from the

Geography Matters Giveaway

Geography Matters Giveaway

Cantering the Country w/CDRom 29.95


From the authors who brought you Galloping the Globe, comes the U.S. version,
Cantering the Country. Learning geography is an adventure, and it’s much more than
memorizing facts! This unit study course teaches a wide range of academic and
character building disciplines using the geography of the U.S. as a starting point. You
don’t have to put aside one subject to make time for another. They’re all connected!

This comprehensive unit study can be used for all children grades 1-5 and includes:

• Geography – Learn basic geography of each state through terms, mapping, & more.
• Science – Learn science by studying the state flowers, trees, animals, and birds.
• Language Arts – Explore language arts as you read literature set in each state.
• Character – Build character by learning to apply the principles of the preamble to the
constitution of each state.
• History – Bring history alive with the stories of famous people, founding fathers and
Native American groups from around the country.

At the end of the course, your students will have a deeper understanding and
appreciation of this great nation. They’ll also create a U.S. notebook chock-full of
wonderful information and fun memories. So saddle up your horses and strap on your
thinking caps!

This new edition of Cantering the Country includes an Activity CD-ROM jam-packed with
even more reproducible content! Simply pop the disc in your computer, select what you
need to enhance the day’s lesson, and print top-quality student notebook pages right
from your home computer!

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