Scaredy Cat Reading System Level 3 Review

Joyce Herzog is a teacher that has authored many products over the past two decades.  I am pleased to be able to review her Scaredy Cat Reading System Level 3 as part of my participation on the Schoolhouse Review Crew.  This product promises to teach most basic phonics concepts, comprehension, word building skills, and spelling. If you’re wondering […]

Papa’s Pearls by Diane Flynn Keith – Review

Over the past week, I was able to finish reading a terrific book called Papa’s Pearls.  In it, author Diane Flynn Keith recalls her father and many of the memorable quotes and actions he shared with his family and friends during his lifetime. From advice about money, to using mind over matter in day to day […]

Math Rider – A Computer Game for Kids

My children love to use computer-based resources to learn and practice their skills, so we were really thrilled to review Math Rider.  Math Rider is a computer software program that you purchase and download for use with children roughly aged 6-12 to practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts.  This math software game retails for […]

Leadership Garden Legacy Review

As a parent, it is important to me that I raise good leaders with excellent character, strong moral values, and an intuitive sense of self that cannot be squashed out by peer pressure.  Of course, the reality is that life is hard and kids need far more guidance than I am capable of providing all […]

TouchMath 2nd Grade Math Curriculum Review

My 2nd grade daughter is great at math, but we have been in a rut.  We’d previously been using a workbook-only approach and she was getting bored and a little hesitant to do math when school time came around.  We were both thrilled to have the opportunity to review TouchMath for Second Grade.  With the help of […]