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  • Item #: 004851
    ISBN: 9781883028138
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    Sing around the world with these 34 songs on CD and a 72-page, reproducible songbook/workbook with maps and famous landmarks. Songs include: Continents and Oceans, Solar System, United States, Southeast Asia, Middle East, British Isles, Western Europe, Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, Former USSR, Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Central America, Asia, South Asia, Mexico, Africa, South America, West Indies, Oceania, and Greenland. The catchy, upbeat lyrics will help your children memorize the countries until you have conquered the world! A 22"x36" world map to label and color is also included.

  • Item #: 017424
    ISBN: 9781883028206
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    Add new life to your geography studies with this entertaining and educational DVD from Kathy Troxel. The DVDs expand on the CD, with the addition of a Maritime Southeast Asia song, USA capitals song, and a new Canada song that teaches the capitals and names of the provinces and territories. Also includes quizzes and performance tracks. DVDs provide lyrics, maps and photos on screen in sync with the music to enhance learning and memorization. Love worksheets to reinforce learning? The Geography Songs workbook included with the CD will work fabulously! ~ Deanne

  • Item #: LOLYR1
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  • Item #: 074183
    ISBN: 9781609991289
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  • Item #: 004855
    ISBN: 9781883028008
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  • Item #: 000792
    ISBN: 9780679819974
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    This vibrant picture book tells the story of Peg Leg Joe, who taught slaves a song with lyrics that contained hidden directions to the Underground Railroad and freedom. The storybook follows one family as they escape from slavery using Peg Leg Joe's directions. The simple text and illustrations make the historical story captivating and memorable. ~ Rachel S.

  • Item #: 068125
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     Teacher’s Guide provides lesson objectives and teaching guidelines, and resources for all 50 states, including outline maps (reproducible), physical and web addresses for state sights of interest and chamber of commerce, and state song lyrics. 

  • Item #: 059029
    ISBN: 9781893103504
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    The literature of a time period is always one of our best sources of information. This is especially true about a long ago time period like the medieval centuries. These are the stories that have withstood the test of time – and translation – and appeal. This anthology – edited by Rebecca Berg Manor (daughter of Beautiful Feet author, Rea Berg) – provides us with an excellent (and manageable) cross-section of literature that traces medieval culture from the beginnings of Christendom to the Age of Exploration. Selections, organized by type of literature, include excerpts from Augustine's Confessions (Early Christian), Deeds of Charlemagne (Romanesque) Battle of Brunanburh (Old English), Song of Roland (Arthurian), Song of the Creatures (Late Latin), Divine Comedy (Dante). Used as a Senior High resource for Beautiful Feet's Medieval History: A Literature Approach, this is a good reference/resource book for any high school world history course. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 049348
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    From the author of Latin Centered Curriculum (Memoria Press), this comprehensive K-12 resource for memorization, copywork, and dictation provides a vast array of memorization material in all academic areas, as well as Latin and Greek. Weighing in at a hefty 450 plus pages, this book provides you ample choices for memory work, and has been designed for use with any classical curriculum or simply as a handy reference for home or school. At first glance, the sheer size of this book appears to be overwhelming. However, the author reminds us this book has been created to provide 13 years worth of memorization options and we simply integrate what we feel is the best selection.

    Beginning with the importance of memorizing, this detailed book takes you through the steps of how to memorize and includes general principles to make memory work easier; you are then set free to select memorization selections from a vast array of subject areas. Read on for more details! The Latin chapter is divided into six parts: Grammar and Vocabulary; Proverbs; Poetry and Prose; Scripture; Prayers; and Hymns and Carols. The first three sections contain mostly secular material, while the last three are religious. The Greek chapter is divided into five sections: Grammar and Vocabulary; Proverbs; Poetry and Prose; Scripture; and Prayers and Hymns. These selections are drawn from both classical and ecclesiastical Greek, and the author has also included some background information on Easter Christian traditions. Translations are provided throughout. The Arithmetic and Mathematics chapter includes an extensive resource selection, including (but not limited to): addition/subtraction fact families, properties and orders, prime numbers, multiplication table, Euclid's Definitions and Common Notions, and the Pythagorean Theorem. The Grammar and Composition chapter is designed to support the study of classical languages and to reinforce principles taught in your individual writing program. It includes grammar rhymes, grammar rules, and 100 commonly misspelled words. The Literature chapter contains five sections: Literary facts and lists; Sayings, Proverbs, and Famous Quotations, Teaching Rhymes, Poetry and dramatic speeches from Shakespeare's plays. The Religion chapter contains six sections: Scripture, Prayers, Catechism, Poetry, Hymns and Carols. Using the King James Version of the Bible, the religious selections include material drawn from the Catholic, Orthodox and Protestant traditions. The Geography chapter contains a large number of lists from both a World and US Geography perspective. The World History chapter covers events and personalities from around the globe, with the emphasis on those topics of enduring importance. Please note: dating encompasses an old earth perspective, dating back to 35,000 BC. The United States History and Civics chapter stresses key dates in American history, as well as the founding documents of our nation. Patriotic songs, verse and oratory are also included. The Natural Sciences chapter brings together lists and mnemonics for basic information in the natural sciences and is written primarily for elementary and middle school. It is best if the child memorizes material in this chapter, as it is encountered in their course of studies in the science curriculum of your choice. Extensive reference charts are found at the end of the book. These are meant for quick reference in Latin and Greek and are not meant to replace a Latin or Greek curriculum. They are, however, a good basis for Latin and Greek recitation.

    As you can see, this extensive resource book provides ample opportunities for memorization success. I was impressed with the extensive selection in each academic area, and believe this truly will be a valuable resource for families who desire to incorporate memorization from the classical perspective. 450 pgs, sc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 043361
    ISBN: 9781929756247
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    This Jim Hodges CD brings back the old time radio feel to 29 big events in our nation's history. Listen to re-enactments of Columbus discovering America, the battles of Lexington and Concord, the election of President Thomas Jefferson, the defense of the Alamo, the battle of Gettysburg, and Perry's dash to the North Pole. 29 landmark events are retold in 26- to 35-minute stories. Recorded in MP3 format to be played on your computer, an MP-3 compatible CD player (not a standard CD player).

  • Item #: 038582
    ISBN: 9780778713913
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  • Item #: 004853
    ISBN: 9781883028084
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    This kit from Audio Memory has us singing along to 11 songs that teach over 100 dates and events from our nation's past. Lyrics tell of happenings from the first voyage of Columbus up to the Persian Gulf War. The accompanying 24 page booklet provides a printed version of the lyrics, along with drawings and photographs of the events. Music contains full orchestration and attempts to capture the spirit of the era -for instance, a Spanish style for Columbus and the explorers from Spain. This kit could be your child's "oral timeline" of U.S. history.

  • Item #: 041798
    ISBN: 9780448483146
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  • Item #: 035565
    ISBN: 9781933339832
    Retail: $14.95
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    Jim Weiss does it again with this CD that shares stories of the founding figures. Learn about heroes like Dabney Carr, Patrick Henry, Martha Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, James Madison, Marquis de Lafayette, Alexander Hamilton, George Washington, James Monroe, Lewis and Clark, and more as they work together to declare independence, make laws, expand, and create this great country. 11 tracks, runs approx. 74 minutes.

  • Item #: 031326
    ISBN: 9781933573304
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    This sequel to The Shining Sword follows fourteen-year old orphan girl Akara and her adventures throughout Broad Valley in the Land of Man. After she saves Wenk the Wanderer from drowning, he gives her a mysterious gift—a small silver trumpet that makes not a sound. However, the trumpet, seemingly broken and useless, brings her much peace, comfort, and contentment, and seems to change her entire person. Soon, the trumpet's significance will be revealed as she must escape the orphanage and the Tall Woman, and as she endures under pressure to serve the Dark Power. Will the trumpet help her discover her history? In The Song of the Trumpet, the trumpets symbolize prayer, and the different ways the characters use them can be related to different prayers in the spiritual warfare of today's world. 213 pgs, pb. By Charles G. Coleman. ~ Rachel D.

  • Item #: 027340
    ISBN: 9780440418290
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    Nory is a cheerful girl, full of life and always singing. The year is 1845, and times are tough for the Irish. There is already little food, and a terrible disease is blackening the potato crops. Many of Nory's neighbors have already been put out of their homes by the uncompassionate Lord Cunningham. Can Nory and her younger brother Patch survive? ~ Anh

  • Item #: 010419
    ISBN: 9781599225661
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    This set is worth getting for the CD alone. It begins with children reciting "The Pledge of Allegiance" and "The Star-Spangled Banner" then, in music, introduces each state with an interesting fact about the state's history, geography, or a famous attraction. Then the music transitions into an alphabetical listing of each state, slow at first and then faster. Both kids and adults sing, and the songs are catchy and fun. Then, with rhythm and repetition, kids sing each state with its capital. Afterwards, a woman sings the capitals and pauses for students to sing the state out loud. The CD closes with "America the Beautiful." Twelve tracks are included on the CD (runtime is 30 minutes). The workbook has been scaled back from 96 pages to 48 and features full-color worksheet activities that emphasize state names, capitals, nicknames, regions, abbreviations, a state quiz, state identification game and more. Lyrics and an answer key that were previously found in printed format in the workbook have been moved to printable PDF files on the CD. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: WPMCMW
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  • Item #: WP7CMW
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  • Item #: 069477
    ISBN: 9781566636049
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     This extensive collection of poems, drawn from the archives of Poetry magazine, feature works from many of the most famous poets of the twentieth century. This collection could well be entitled ‘A History of Twentieth-Century Poetry,’ so readers should expect to be exposed to a wide variety of poems, both traditional and unorthodox. Famous poets such as Yeats, Frost, and Eliot are included, as well as many less prominent writers. Many of the selections present themes or perspectives that are somewhat dark or brooding, and few are what might be termed uplifting or inspiring. It should be mentioned, however, that the poems in this anthology contain very little profanity or blasphemy. This resource is included within some of the Well Planned Gal curriculum’s Modern World and Geography sets. 488 pgs, pb. ~ Mike

  • Item #: 066266
    ISBN: 9781609589882
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  • Item #: 062245
    ISBN: 9780976579373
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    Ballads are somewhat of a lost art form, but historically, they were a way to pass on to future generations the events and details from history. From Sing ‘n Learn comes this musical approach to reinforce your American History study. Nine ballads (chapters) move through key elements of US history, from Roanoke/Jamestown, Revolutionary and Civil War, to the Transcontinental Railroad.

    Each chapter follows the same format. First, you’ll find the ballad printed in full (the audio is located in chronological order on the CD). Then the author expands on specific details highlighted in each song. The author clarifies that this is not a history textbook, but the elaboration contains a good amount of explanation. Each chapter ends with a set of Discussion Questions (no answers included). At the book’s end, each ballad is reprinted in full text and includes the melody line and chords.

    Black and white illustrations are included throughout. Some illustrations appear as though they’ve been photocopied and some are occasionally applied as a “watermark” behind text, making the text a little more challenging to read. Another minor negative is that in adding CDs, book references to song locations being on specific cassette tapes were not updated. However, songs are placed chronologically on each CD. One CD includes music and vocals; one contains instrumental only. This set could serve as a tool for your auditory learners and a simple way to remember key points of American history. 8 1/2” x 10 3/4”, 159 pp, sc. ~ Ruth

  • Item #: 062232
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    Sara Jordan's series of language learning songs has been around for a while now (item #053347). This, however, is an enhanced version of Bilingual Beginners Spanish and uses the same songs as on that CD, but is expanded on. A nicely done workbook is included so you now have lessons to go with the songs. Students will work on oral skills (greetings, following instruction, singing, rolling R's), writing (made for beginner writers with dotted letters/words to trace), reading (simple words, word boxes, coloring activities, matching), grammar (questions, affirmative, negative, nouns, gender, articles, present tense verbs), vocabulary building (greetings, colors, numbers, home, time, food, family, body) and spelling (alphabetizing, capitalizing, Spanish accent marks). There are 12 lessons all together with answers in the back. For each lesson, there are cards for games and teaching activities: requires printing off cards from the publisher's website. Lessons are shown in both English and Spanish and have a group activity, the audio portion from the CD, and 2 or 4 writing activity pages. Since the CD models pronunciation, knowing how to speak Spanish isn't necessary. I think it would be helpful to have some prior exposure to aid your young learners' pronunciation. Reproducible for one classroom/homeschool. 63pp. ~ Sara

  • Item #: 061919
    ISBN: 9781929756513
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  • Item #: 060642
    ISBN: 9781600791697
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  • Item #: 060641
    ISBN: 9781600791673
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  • Item #: 054505
    ISBN: 9781935877004
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    Beginning with the challenges faced with managing a household and three plantations, 16 year old Eliza Lucas begins her letter writing journey. Encompassing her lifetime, these lively letters detail her adventures in managing her father's household, educating her sister and the black children on the plantation, and her many business schemes. She also writes words of encouragement to four generations of men in her family, including her two sons, who were Revolutionary War heroes. 2 CDs. 2hrs. 17 min.

  • Item #: 052818
    ISBN: 9780966580440
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    Many Americans know little about their own country. When Newsweek conducted a citizenship test, 38% of Americans failed. Elected officials fared even worse, with 44% failing the same test. How should we view these statistics? I found two quotes in the book that speak to the expediency of its message: Ronald Reagan – "If we forget what we did, we won't know who we are…" and Newsweek – "The country's future is imperiled by our ignorance." Challenge yourself to break this trend in our country today. Everything you need to know about American basics is here in this book: historical timelines, presidents, maps, founding documents, how the government works, the nature of America, American heroes, great speeches, and poems and songs. The book also includes the citizenship test – so at the end of the book you can make sure you do actually know and love your country! 404 pgs, pb. – Zach

  • Item #: 048535
    ISBN: 9781929756377
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    Imagine listening to a football game on the radio and then suddenly hearing the breaking news that Pearl Harbor had been bombed. That's what you'll get with this CD, as broadcasts play in the order they were broadcasted throughout the day that include first reports of the attack, live reports from the scene, and chatter about speculation and shock.

  • Item #: 048534
    ISBN: 9781929756322
    Retail: $25.00
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    Authentic re-digitalized recordings of broadcasts originally aired through 1947-1953, these 44 programs entertain children and adults with stories about the every day lives of our American presidents. Through these entertaining stories, children will learn little-known details about the Presidents. For example, which President challenged his military officers to improve their physical fitness by making a 100 mile horseback ride each day? Which President got a speeding ticket –for driving his horse and buggy too fast? These and many more fascinating facts will be found on these old time radio shows! 22 hours in length.