What On Earth Can I Do? (Apologia Review)

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  Apologia Educational Ministries has been a well-respected name in the homeschool community for years. Their goal is to “help families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith.” Apologia is a reference to the Greek word for defending the faith as described in the Bible (1 Peter 3:15). To that end, they publish science curricula, Christian parenting resources, and a Biblical worldview series entitled What We Believe. The Schoolhouse Crew has had the opportunity to review the newest book in the elementary Biblical worldview series: What on Earth Can I Do? by John Hay and David Webb. This is book Continue reading

Schoolhouse Review Crew Bloggy Convention — Day One (Math Essentials Giveaway)

Welcome to our 2nd Annual Schoolhouse Review Crew Bloggy Convention! Homeschool convention season is upon us, but we know that not everyone is able to get to the many homeschool conventions available this time of year. So we’d like to help you out by sharing 25 of the Crew’s favorite products from our 2012 review season. Each day this week, Monday — Friday, we will be sharing with you 5 different products that we found the absolute best of the year. You’ll find products from across the curriculum — math, writing, phonics, history, literature, geography, even physical fitness! And, as Continue reading

Apologia: Who Is My Neighbor?

The people at Apologia have teamed up with Summit Ministries to create the “What We Believe” series to help you teach your children about the essential beliefs of the Christian faith. Our reviewers got to use the third book in this series, titled “Who Is My Neighbor?”. This book is focused on helping children learn what it means to be “salt and light” in the world. The lessons encourage children to build a servant attitude based on these biblical truths: *God created me to be a blessing to the world *God chooses to work through me *I can make a Continue reading