Earth Science | Classroom Reviews

Cotton’s Journey: Planting the Seeds of Knowledge

CottonsJourney.com P.O. Box 811 Hanford, CA 93232 Email: cottonsjourney@yahoo.com Toll-free Phone Number: 1-800-698-1888 Have you ever wondered where the clothes you and your family wear come from…or the dressing you put on your salad…or the sheets and towels you use every day?  Did you know that fine writing paper, medical supplies, plastics, cosmetics, recording tapes and […]

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Field Trip Zoom – Live Streaming Brings the Field Trips To Your Classroom

http://www.fieldtripzoom.com/ • Flexible schedule • 300+ events • Very affordable • 2-program FREE trial • Far-reaching topics and venues All students love field trips. Nothing compares with real-world experience that is also educational. Field Trip Zoom allows your class or other group to take a wide variety of field trips right in your classroom or […]

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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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Nature Trading Cards – Fun Facts & Photos

Age Range: 5 and up Cost Range: $2.00 – $20.00 Subject: Nature/Outdoors/Geography Website: naturetradingcards.com Phone: (831) 345-3423 By Matt Barnabei www.naturetradingcards.com Have you ever been at the beach, on a hike or on a boat and seen a gorgeous bird, fish, flower or furry friend and wished you had known what kind it was? With […]

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Mendocino Outdoor Science School

By Janet Esposito http://mendocinowoodlands.org/ Mendocino Woodlands Camp Association P.O. Box 267 Mendocino, CA 95460 Phone: 707-937-5755 Email: education@mendocinowoodlands.org Every Spring and Fall, along the rugged, ancient Northern California coast, something magical happens. Homeschooling families from across the state, and even from across the nation, gather together to participate in a highly-acclaimed educational program: Mendocino Outdoor […]

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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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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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