Characters in Crisis Literature Study with Sharon Watson (Review)

illuminating literature

  Writing with Sharon Watson products are no stranger in our home. Lately, we’ve been using Illuminating Literature: Characters in Crisis. This literature study program is for students in 9th – 12th grade and is written from a Christian worldview. It can be used in any high school year, as can the original volume, When Worlds Collide. Thankfully, the courses are not sequential and can be used in any order. We received a physical set of the books.

Thinking Like an Engineer with Innovators Tribe (Review)

  For a few weeks now Julia, my sophomore, has been working on Thinking Like an Engineer from Innovators Tribe. We received a  receive a 2-year subscription to the course.  A single subscription can be used for an entire household.   Thinking Like an Engineer is an online course that teaches kids about every aspect of engineering.  Through watching video lessons, filling out unit journals, and building activities, Thinking Like an Engineer introduces students to the professionals who are

Aviation Education with Dr. Aviation (Review)

  Doctor Aviation is an online course that can be taken by students, adults, or whole families together. Julia is taking the aviation education course as an elective in high school. We were given six months of access to the course, which means my freshman will be able to finish it just after the start of our new school year. Aviation Education with Dr. Aviation Here’s a screenshot of the lesson page. It’s all pretty self-explanatory. Notice

Internship For High School Credit (Review)

  Internship for High School Credit is a wonderful resource for parents who are homeschooling through high school. Written by Sherri Seligson and published by Apologia Educational Ministries, this spiral bound workbook is available for $33.00 on the Apologia website.  Internship For High School Credit Oscar is heading to college in the next couple of months, and oh how I wish I had this book a couple of years ago!!! He plans to major in Music Composition

Writing Essays With IEW (Review)

Institute for Excellence in Writing (IEW) is easily my favorite vendor when it comes to teaching my children to write. We have reviewed their items in the past and have always been delighted. This time around, we had the pleasure of giving their High School Essay Intensive a go. Having a love/hate relationship with writing essays myself, I have to say, I was eager to see what the program had in store. Let me start by saying this has