Elementary Science | Classroom Reviews

Mr. Wizard – Pioneer of Science Teaching – Mr.Wizard’s Work, Is Alive and Well

Mr.Wizard Studios http://www.mrwizardstudios.com/ 818-704-9993 188 Dapplegrey Rd. West Hills, CA 91307 (out) Tom Nikosey – tom@mrwizardstudios.com kristen@mrwizardstudios.com by Michael Leppert It is entirely possible that the tremendous interest in Science and Technology that mushroomed in the 1950s and gave the Space Race some of its best engineers and most avid lay fans, came from one […]

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Readorium – Ingenious & Affordable Web-based Reading Comprehension & Science Literacy Program

https://www.readorium.com/homeschool/ 201-836-8403 by Michael Leppert Readorium is a revolutionary, web-based reading comprehension and science program (for students in grades 3-8) that allows any student at any reading level to develop his/her skills and knowledge, while enjoying it at the same time. Recent brain research has demonstrated that in developing or improving a skill, new synapses […]

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Homeschool Almanac Has Information by Teachers for Teachers!

www.homeschoolalmanac.com Homeschooling is the field of alternative education that experiences new products, services and concepts before school administrators do. • Many of the writers on the Almanac are professional teachers, active or retired • Professional educators know the concepts teachers relate to • Teachers know what works and what doesn’t • Teachers need to have […]

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Quality Science Labs, LLC – Science Lab Kits for Middle to High School, including AP

Age Range: 7th grade to AP High School Cost Range: Middle School Topics: $124.95 High School Topics: $137.95 to $249.95 Subject: Chemistry, Biology, Earth Science, Physics, Life Science Location: Lake George, CO Website: www.qualitysciencelabs.com E-mail: website form Phone: 866-700-1884 By Janet Esposito Science can be one of the most challenging subjects to teach in any […]

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Mr. Wizard – Pioneer of Science Teaching – Mr.Wizard’s Work, Is Alive and Well

http://www.mrwizardstudios.com/ 818-704-9993 Tom Nikosey – tom@mrwizardstudios.com kristen@mrwizardstudios.com by Michael Leppert It is entirely possible that the tremendous interest in Science and Technology that mushroomed in the 1950s and gave the Space Race some of its best engineers and most avid lay fans, came from one man’s influence. That man was Don Herbert, aka “Mr. Wizard” […]

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The Private Eye® the Looking/Thinking by Analogy® Program

Age Range: 4+ Cost Range: $3.95 – $99.75 Subject: Science/Analytics/Art Location: Lyle, WA Website: www.the-private-eye.com Phone: (509) 365-3007 By Matt Barnabei The basis of The Private Eye program is thinking by analogy, something that prominent educators and neuroscientists consider to be a principal factor in understanding. The Private Eye defines themselves as a learning process […]

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Jennifer Swanson Books – Entertaining & Enlightening Children’s Science Books

www.jenniferswansonbooks.com Uninvited Guests – Invisible Creatures Lurking in Your Home 32 pages, soft cover, Published by Capstone Press Top Secret Science – Projects You Aren’t Supposed To Know About 32 pages, soft cover, Published by Capstone Press Tsunamis 48 pages soft cover, Published by ABDO Publishing Jennifer Swanson is a prolific write of children’s books […]

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Lyrical Learning – Sing Your Way Through Science!

www.lyricallearning.com 8008 Cardwell Hill Corvallis, OR 97330 800-761-0906 E-mail: lyricallearning@proaxis.com By Emerson Sandow One of the tried and true methods of committing facts or basic concepts to memory is to sing them to a familiar melody. The alphabet song is the obvious example, but the imagination is the only limiter. A few years ago, Doug […]

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BookShark – Full curriculum for K-8 (Free Samples available)

www.bookshark.com 8022 South Grant Way Littleton, CO 80122-2705 Phone: 866-688-0179 Email: bold@bookshark.com By Janet Esposito Learning should be engaging, rewarding, and fun. However, as many teachers and families can attest, it is challenging to constantly find activities and academic programs that fulfill the promise of what learning should be like. Oftentimes, parents are struggling to […]

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Dollar Homeschool – Home of the Eclectic Education Series

www.dollarhomeschool.com 3321 Sesame Dr. Howell, MI 48843 Phone: 517-304-4844 Email: dollar_homeschool@yahoo.com By Ann Phillips The Eclectic Education Series was used almost exclusively for education in the United States for more than 50 years. It was comprised of several textbooks, all authored by experts in the top of their fields of the day. McGuffey Readers, Ray’s […]

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