Fun Schooling Curriculum Homeschooling with Minecraft

Author: Sarah Brown
Publisher:
ISBN: 1543083978
Release Date: 2017-02-13
Genre:

This Curriculum has 290 Pages of Minecraft related Homeschooling Activities and Educational Lessons. Black & White Interior. This curriculum is designed for curious and active children who learn through play and discovery. Children who are not interested in traditional schoolwork will love this method of learning, because it's fun! The theme of this book is farming, building, design and animals. Every subject required in 1st, 2nd and 3rd Grade is covered in this curriculum. For New and Struggling Readers: This book is perfect for new and struggling readers, it uses the Dyslexie Font and includes art, reading and logic games that can help children with Dyslexia to overcome reading confusion. This is not just for children with ADHD and Dyslexia, the curriculum can be used by any child who is creative and enjoys playing Minecraft. The child will need to be able to play Minecraft for about 20 to 40 minutes per school day to build farm related projects in the Minecraft World. The child will also study everything that is required for young elementary age students along with any topic that interests them. How to Use this Book: The child will use 4 to 7 pages in this learning handbook each day. Every subject is covered. The parent will need to assist the child for about 10 to 20 minutes, and the child will be able to work independently for 2 or 3 hours. Action Steps: 1. Make a list of all the things the student wants to learn about. 2. Go to the library or bookstore. 3. Bring home a stack of at least EIGHT interesting books about these topics. 4. Choose some that have diagrams, instructions and illustrations. 5. Choose some books about science, history and social studies related to the topics you want to study. ,P>Recommended (Optional)Educational Resources: A Computer and Your Own Minecraft World Audio Books like Heroes Now & Then* by YWAM Story of the World for the Classical Child* Classical Music to help you relax while you work Tutorials, Educational Movies & DocumentariesA Math Curriculum like Life of Fred* or Math-U-See* DyslexiaGames.com Series A for struggling readers Many parents use EPIC's online children's library: www.getepic.com School Supplies Needed: Pencils, Colored Pencils, Gel Pens, Origami Paper, a Ruler. Parent & Child Activities: Turn to the last page to start interesting discussions with your child. Talk about farming in the real world vs. Minecraft.Draw a farm together on the last page. Subjects and Topics Covered in the Curriculum: Reading Handwriting Logic Spelling Classical Literature Classical Music Mathematics Addition, Subtraction and Multiplication Practice Animals and Habitats Geography Computer Skills Building Art, Drawing and Design Creative Comics Research & Library Skills Unit Studies (based on the student's favorite topics) Poetry Brain Games from Dyslexia Games Series A & BFunSchoolingBooks.comDisclaimer: This is an unofficial Minecraft book. Minecraft is a registered trademark of, and owned by, Mojang AB, and its respective owners, which do not approve, endorse, sponsor, or authorize this book. We are following Mojang's rules for creative use of Minecraft style content. More info here: https://account.mojang.com/terms#brand

Fun Schooling Math Mysteries and Practice Problems with Minecraft

Author: Estera Brown
Publisher:
ISBN: 1544650957
Release Date: 2017-03-11
Genre:

A fun book of math problems based on Minecraft!Are you ready for an adventure? With this book you will dive into the Minecraft world as it takes you on a journey of discovery. Hunt for hidden clues and decode secret messages. Solve mysteries and equations as you help Bob, Larry, Steve, and others battle creepers and explore their world. Discover details and bring color to the world as you make the characters your own. You'll do all of this while strengthening you mind and imagination. While solving all these Minecraft Mysteries you will be using math and practicing your addition, subtraction, multiplication and division skills! So, I'll ask again... are you ready for an adventure? Perfect for students with Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD and other learning challenges. We tap into the creativity of struggling learners to help them develop the foundational math skills they need to succeed! We use the Dyslexie Font to make reading easy for children with reading confusion! For more books like this visit www.FunSchoolingBooks.com

Do It Yourself Homeschool Journal

Author: Sarah Brown
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1514205505
Release Date: 2015-06-03
Genre:

Now your child can turn any stack of books into a homeschooling curriculum. This handbook is an activity book and daily journal that allows your student to have a customized education without creating a lot of extra work for parents. Choose the Journal with your child's favorite cover to get started, they are all a little different on the inside. We have 20 to choose from! We have over 20 Homeschooling Journals to choose from! Start with your child's favorite cover, all the books are a little different on the inside so you can use them year round. Visit this Link for FAQs: http://www.dyslexiagames.com/#!FAQs-All-About-Our-New-Homeschooling-Journals/cbff/561e6f800cf2c6c643743ab8 Many students are more interested in real books than in textbooks! This is an excellent way to help your students to develop their talents, interests and deepen their knowledge of topics that are meaningful to them. Just visit the library and bring home 6 to 9 great books! Each workbook includes 30 Lessons, with 10 pages for each lesson, providing four hours of guided learning time. This homeschooling handbook was created by Sarah Janisse Brown, a dyslexia therapist and game designer with ten children. Sarah has over 25 years of homeschooling experience. This curriculum handbook is wonderful for busy families. If you have babies and toddlers who need a lot of attention the older children can use this journal for all their subjects! This workbook is appropriate for dyslexic students, it includes Art & Logic Games to help with dyslexia, and uses the Open Dyslexic Font for easy reading. This book can be used as a handbook for:Delight Directed Learning, Documenting Your Unschooling Journey,Charlotte Mason Inspired Homeschooling, Eclectic Homeschooling, Classical Homeschooling and Fun-Schooling. The interior of this journal is special for girls, and includes lovely images of flowers, animals, children, home life, and nature.This "Just for Girls" journal interior is unique compared to all other journals we offer. After you complete this journal pick out a new one! This Journal does not include scripture readings, but does have a little space for "Prayer Needs" in the Start Your Day Section, if you want a faith-free book or one with Bible verses look at this list: http://www.dyslexiagames.com/#!FAQs-All-About-Our-New-Homeschooling-Journals/cbff/561e6f800cf2c6c643743ab8

Serious Games and Edutainment Applications

Author: Minhua Ma
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319516455
Release Date: 2017-03-03
Genre: Computers

With the continued application of gaming for training and education, which has seen exponential growth over the past two decades, this book offers an insightful introduction to the current developments and applications of game technologies within educational settings, with cutting-edge academic research and industry insights, providing a greater understanding into current and future developments and advances within this field. Following on from the success of the first volume in 2011, researchers from around the world presents up-to-date research on a broad range of new and emerging topics such as serious games and emotion, games for music education and games for medical training, to gamification, bespoke serious games, and adaptation of commercial off-the shelf games for education and narrative design, giving readers a thorough understanding of the advances and current issues facing developers and designers regarding games for training and education. This second volume of Serious Games and Edutainment Applications offers further insights for researchers, designers and educators who are interested in using serious games for training and educational purposes, and gives game developers with detailed information on current topics and developments within this growing area.

United States Geography History and Social Studies Handbook

Author: Ryan Conner
Publisher:
ISBN: 1537392379
Release Date: 2016-08-30
Genre:

Introductory Sale! Normal Price $32.50 A Fun-Schooling Journal and Handbook for researching the United States of America. Make homeschooling fun with this library & internet-based learning handbook. This book covers the History, Geography, Social Studies, Culture, Travel, Population, Landmarks, Current Events and more. The student will be required to write, draw, read a variety of books and watch documentaries and movies as part of the course. This book is designed to be used by creative and independent students in 7th to 12th grades. Younger students can also use this handbook with extra help from parents, teachers and older siblings. This workbook includes over 300 pages. How to Use this Book: The states are presented in alphabetical order. the student will use a variety of learning tools to research each state. Learning Tools Requited to Complete this Course: Library Books A documentary or movie about each stateGoogle Earth Parent approved research websites such as Wikipedia.com USA atlas Map of the United States Colored pencils or gel pens Black pens and #2 pencils for writing How long will this book last? Option 1: You can study one state each month to make this book last several years. Option 2: You can study one state each week and finish the whole course in one year! This book can be used in order, or you can start with the state of your choice!For more books like this on visit www.FunSchoolingBooks.com

The Story of the World History for the Classical Child Ancient Times From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor Revised Second Edition Vol 1 Story of the World

Author: Susan Wise Bauer
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 9781942968009
Release Date: 2006-04-17
Genre: Education

This first book in the four-volume narrative history series for elementary students will transform your study of history. The Story of the World has won awards from numerous homeschooling magazines and readers' polls—over 150,000 copies of the series in print! What terrible secret was buried in Shi Huangdi's tomb? Did nomads like lizard stew? What happened to Anansi the Spider in the Village of the Plantains? And how did a six-year-old become the last emperor of Rome? Told in a straightforward, engaging style that has become Susan Wise Bauer's trademark, The Story of the World series covers the sweep of human history from ancient times until the present. Africa, China, Europe, the Americas—find out what happened all around the world in long-ago times. This first revised volume begins with the earliest nomads and ends with the last Roman emperor. Newly revised and updated, The Story of the World, Volume 1 includes maps, a new timeline, more illustrations, and additional parental aids. This read-aloud series is designed for parents to share with elementary-school children. Enjoy it together and introduce your child to the marvelous story of the world's civilizations. Each Story of the World volume provides a full year of history study when combined with the Activity Book, Audiobook, and Tests—each available separately to accompany each volume of The Story of the World Text Book. Volume 1 Grade Recommendation: Grades 1-5.

Unofficial Minecraft Lab for Kids

Author: John Miller
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781631591174
Release Date: 2016-06-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Take charge of your child's screen time and learn fun lessons in math, science, art, architecture, and game design! Balancing your child's screen time can be difficult, especially when it comes to popular open-ended video games like Minecraft. The game offers players an exploration, imagination, and creation-focused environment, but its nonlinear game structure can mean spending a lot of time in the game. Minecraft Lab for Kids includes a variety of creative exercises that explore the game's aspects and use them to teach fun, educational lessons. Begin the book by brushing up on some common Minecraft language and examining each of the four game modes: survival, creative, adventure, and spectator. Then, use this knowledge to venture off onto the six different quests that encourage child and adult participation. These "gamified" labs will allow your child to earn stickers and badges as rewards as they complete quests. You'll even learn how to screencast and narrate your own videos to share with family and friends! Unofficial Minecraft Lab for Kids provides a fun, educational gaming goals that you and your child can reach together!

Rachel s Day in the Garden

Author: Giselle Shardlow
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 1500138495
Release Date: 2014-12-23
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Experience the benefits of yoga while learning about the signs of spring! Join Rachel as she and her adorable puppy look for signs of spring in the garden. Crawl like a caterpillar, buzz like a bee, and flutter like a butterfly. Discover spring, explore movement, and learn the colors of the rainbow. The storybook includes a list of kids yoga poses and a parent-teacher guide. Kids Yoga Stories introduce you to engaging characters who will get your child laughing, moving, and creating. Reading is good for the mind AND body! The story links several yoga poses in a specific sequence to create a coherent and meaningful story. This spring yoga story for ages 3 to 6 is more than a storybook, but it's also a unique experience for children.

Fun Schooling Spelling Journal Ages 5 and Up

Author: Sarah Brown
Publisher:
ISBN: 1519187890
Release Date: 2015-11-06
Genre:

SALE! Normal Price $27.50 A homeschooling spelling curriculum that you and your child will love using! This spelling journal was created to be loved by creative and inquisitive children. "I was looking for something that would help my very distracted son when it comes to writing and spelling. I had heard about these books so I looked them up, I joined the Facebook page and began to see how many homeschoolers loved them. So I decided to purchase this one. I have never been so happy. My son loves the pages of the book, he loves walking around the house to find words to spell. This book has changed the way I think about homeschooling, it has given me a little more freedom and creative ideas. One of the best parts of this book is in the back there is a create your own comics, my son is a super big fan of comics so he is looking forward to working on these pages. Great for struggling learners." - Mani This spelling method is best for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th grade, but with mom's help it can be used for children as young as five years old. the activity book can be used for Dyslexic children and children who are hyper-active, have ADHD or Autism. Struggling learners thrive with this method! There are 180 activity pages so that you can use one page per day during the school year.The method used is a unique approach for teaching visual thinkers who are artistic and intelligent, but may not be doing well with phonics and memorization. It has been said that if children can no learn the way we teach, we must teach the way they learn. That is why this book is so different from other spelling books! This book uses very creative ways of teaching children how to become naturally good spellers. Do not worry about correcting your child's work until they get to the part of the book where they are writing their own short stories. By reading their short stories you can identify all the words that the child has trouble spelling. You can teach them those words by having them write each one down seven times in different colors.Do not make any marks or corrections on the child's book, this is his or her spelling journal, and should not be damaged by grades, or marks. Celebrate everything your child shows you in this journal, and remember learning to spell is like learning to talk. Your child will have some very "cute" ways of spelling in the beginning, and all you have to do is play the COLOR GAME with those words, once the child finishes this journal. As the child works through the journal they may start by spelling some things very "creatively" don't worry! When you read their stories at the end of the book you will see that many spelling problems have "self corrected" because of all the spelling games and activities in this book. Spelling can be fun!The Color Game:There is no need to give a child random spelling lists. Just find out what words the child misspells and have them write their word 7 times on the Fun Page. Use a different color each time.

Horse Dreams Fun Schooling Journal

Author: Naomi Brown
Publisher:
ISBN: 1537078216
Release Date: 2016-08-12
Genre:

SALE! Normal Price $32.50 Your horse loving student will adore this homeschooling journal! This book provides 180 learning activities, games and lessons related to the study of horses. The curriculum is designed to be used by children who can read at a second grade level, though younger children can use the curriculum with a little extra help. This curriculum handbook is designed to be used along with library books, audio books, tutorials, documentaries, and classical music. The Dyslexie Font is used in order to make reading and learning easier for children with dyslexia. Subjects and topics covered include: Reading Handwriting & Cursive Creative Writing Spelling Classical Music Mathematics Science & Nature Study History Art, Drawing, Tracing & Coloring Library Skills Tutorials and Documentaries Horse Unit Studies Logic Games This Journal includes Artwork by Naomi Brown, age 11. Your student will be inspired! Use this book along with Dyslexia Games Therapy to help your child overcome problems with reading, writing and spelling. Visit www.DyslexiaGames.com and choose Series A for ages 5 to 8, or Series Be for Ages 8 to 12.

Biblical Virtues and Values Do It Yourself Character Development Journal

Author: Melanie Potter
Publisher:
ISBN: 1985781913
Release Date: 2018-02-21
Genre:

Study 50 Characteristics! For Youth Group Bible Study, Homeschooling and Devotional Use. Study one characteristic each week and the book will last a whole year! (Just take two weeks off for Christmas time!) SALE! Normal Price $19.50 How to Use This Book: This is a fun book of characters with character! This book can be used at home, at church, for a youth group lesson, children's church, for co-ops and for homeschooling. Children will learn how to look up verses in the Bible and apply what they learn in a fun and relevant way. It is for all ages, but the artwork is geared toward ages 9 to 16. You will need a Bible and a dictionary to look up the words and verses in each lesson. 1. Look up each verse and choose your favorite. Write your favorite verse in the box. 2. Look up each characteristic in the dictionary and write down two other words that could describe this character. 3. Color the character and think about the bible verses that you studied. 4. Read the drawing prompt at the bottom of the activity page. Draw a comic style picture in the box. 5. Think about each character. Do you want to be like this character? Use colored pencils or gel pens to color each character.

Today I Made a Difference

Author: Joseph W Underwood
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781598698343
Release Date: 2009-04-18
Genre: Education

Everyone remembers that teacher who made a difference--the one who went the extra mile to truly affect lives. A collection of stories from some of the country's top educators, this book is a celebration of teachers' work, and motivation for them to continue.

Writing with Minecraft

Author: Caryn Jenne
Publisher:
ISBN: 1523717793
Release Date: 2016-02-20
Genre:

Do you have a student (or a few) who hates to write but loves to build online? Why not use his love of the game to inspire a desire to write? Using the different writing styles such as compare and contrast, persuasive, descriptive, process, and narrative, students will create a Minecraft guidebook lapbook. They will build the book using their knowledge of the game and create fold-outs, pop-ups, a cave tunnel book, and a chest filled with information about blocks and tools. The book is designed for students of all ages, girls and boys! You decide what is acceptable for their age/grade/ writing ability. Each writing style includes prompts, a graphic organizer, and a fun lapbook piece to be filled in by your student(s). There is even a section for a book report if you wish to use one. In the end, your students will have something they can be proud of and something they will want to share with others: a book written by them about a game they love!

The Lizard Garden

Author: Anne E. Phillips
Publisher:
ISBN: 153972512X
Release Date: 2016-12-15
Genre:

Twelve-year-old Charlotte has moved to a new home every year of her life and wants nothing more than to settle down, but when her father's work takes the family to the Netherlands for the summer, Charlotte and her siblings, Milo and Alice, find unexpected challenge and adventure. Their thatched-roof cottage seems straight from a fairy tale, but Charlotte feels like she's living a mystery. Why are the elderly neighbors at the end of the canal so secretive? Is there a connection between Rembrandt's Night Watch and the enormous lizards in an Amsterdam park? Most importantly, what can Charlotte take with her from the places she must leave behind?