Spencer Learning Ultimate Phonics Reading Program

It seems like I’m always in the middle of teaching phonics to at least one of my children, so the opportunity to review the Spencer Learning Ultimate Phonics Reading Program came in handy. It is a computer software program that you download to your laptop or desktop computer, which needs to be running Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, […]

Talking Shapes Online Phonics Program – Review

We were recently given a review subscription to a new program from Talking Fingers Inc. called Talking Shapes: A Supplemental Curriculum for Early Literacy. Talking Shapes is a game that we played on our computer in a browser.  It is designed to teach children, roughly ages 3-6, about the alphabet and phonograms. The approach uses fun videos, lots […]

LeapFrog LeapStart System: Lots of Learning Fun! *Giveaway*

Being a LeapFrog Mom Ambassador is a lot of fun, because our family is able to test out some really cool new toys and educational learning systems.  The latest package we received contained so many goodies, we didn’t know where to start! The package contained the brand new LeapFrog LeapStart Interactive Learning System (affiliate link) […]

LeapFrog Word Whammer for Educational Fun

Looking for a toy that combines the challenge of a game and the educational aspect of a learning-based activities? Check out Word Whammer from LeapFrog! As a LeapFrog Mom Ambassador, I have had the pleasure of receiving some pretty awesome toys to test out and review. In our first shipment, we got Word Whammer. It […]

Horizons Kindergarten Phonics & Reading Set Review

My sweet middlest is beginning kindergarten this year, and I’ve been stuck on a language arts curriculum to use with him.  An opportunity came up through the Review Crew to try the Horizons Kindergarten Phonics & Reading Set from Alpha Omega Publications, and I was curious to see if this would be the solution. See, Heath is already almost […]