Archive for the ‘Grades K – 2’ Category

Book Summary: A book for young children who are being home educated, a home ed equivalent of a ‘starting school’ picture story book. Michelle’s Review: Coming Soon Publisher: Liz Pilley (2011) ASIN: B002AD27BU Search for this item in libraries near you: Enter title, subject or author >>

       Book Summary: From School Library Journal Grade 2-4-Parents have a variety of reasons for homeschooling, but none are given as to why Allison’s parents have made that decision. The book is a look at the situations and lessons Allison and her sisters face each day. The pictures show a somewhat unusual household […]

  Book Summary: Eight-year-old Grace tells of the special year that she and brothers Luke and Billy ‘missed school for the whole winter term’ to travel around Australia with mum and dad. Mimicking a family photo diary, short blocks of text are set between coloured illustrations, maps, diagrams and found objects. The front endpaper is […]

  Book Summary: This endearing book introduces Splish, who longs to read—all by himself. Mama tells Splish to be patient and keep trying, and one day it will happen. Splish wants to believe Mama, but he still sulks and gets frustrated. In the end, perseverance and patience (everyone’s) are rewarded! Activity pages & answers, too. This […]

Book Summary/Description: When a young kangaroo asks a lot of questions, her parents know it’s time to homeschool. The little ‘roo thinks there’s too much to learn, but her doubt turns into delight when she uses her driveway for a blackboard and learns she “Kandoo” all things through Christ who gives her strength. Reading level: […]

  Book Summary/Description: I Am Learning All the Time is the story about 5 1/2 year-old Hugh as he begins the discovery process of what it means to not go to school. He reflects on life at home and life of his neighborhood friends, who go to school. A fun, compelling story narrated by Hugh […]

Book Summary/Description: Join the adventures of 10-year-old Freya and her 8-year-old brother Heath as they are drawn into a world of genies, pirates, long-lost Grandmothers and family history projects! A fantasy adventure story starring home educated children, for home educated children – and anyone else who loves a good story. Following on from the author’s […]

  Book Summary: Baby Kong: Mom is determined to have a productive day homeschooling the kids but in her way stands Baby Kong! Set on destroying everything in his path, including Mom’s sanity, Baby Kong rampages through the house. Thankfully, Mom has a few tricks up her sleeve. Books about going to school are easy […]