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Homeschool Rewards Zone, Issue #004 --, Are you PSAT Testing?
October 02, 2009
Homeschool Rewards Zone brings you the latest additions to one family's rewarding experiences of homeschooling simply.
PSAT Testing Month
1) Brain Teaser
Mrs. Smith has had two pairs of twins twice. How many children do Mr. and Mrs. Smith have?
(Answer at bottom.)
2) Quick Tip/Book of the Month
I was introduced to a new social networking site just for homeschoolers...FuseFly! It's a safe way for your teens to connect with other homeschoolers around the world. You'll find a link to it under #3 of the Free Home School Stuff page.
3) New Pages Added
Annette and I are still busy putting together an e-book. We're getting closer. Start thinking about where you'd like to take a Field Trip!
Moms Inspire Learning Interview - Dawn Morris interviewed me (yes, me!) and posted it on Wednesday. She did an awesome job. Learn more about our family via the interview. Enjoy!
4) Terrific Contributions From Visitors Like You!
Every month we will share the best visitors' pages submitted the month before. We appreciate everyone's input, but there are some that really shine. My family votes on the best of the best. Here are this month's top picks (in no particular order):
Medival 2 Total War - Bill from Nebraska sends us another game to be played on your PC. It's different from Rome Total War because...
VideoText Interactive - Merryheart from Northeast USA had tried Switched on Schoolhouse and Abeka and happily settled with VideoText. She's thrilled with this math program that uses animated graphics to help students visualize math concepts. Learn more...
Teaching Textbooks - This mom found a computer based program her daughter finally liked.
Life of Fred - Jack from Vancouver, WA describes how well her daughter does with this literary approach to math.
Math-U-See - Paulette from New Zealand used many curricula, from Abeka to Saxon. Learn why she and her family have been using this curriculum for 5 years now.
5) # Visitors in September
We thought it would be kinda fun to let you know just how many of you are visiting the site each month. Last month finished out with 2,713 new visitors! Welcome!
Until next month, may you experience many homeschool rewards,
Comments? Ideas? Feedback? I'd love to hear from you.
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Answer to Brain Teaser Two pair of twins are eight. Since they had that twice, they have 16 children.
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