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📚 Post Archives: Homeschool Books & Libraries
And this our life, exempt from public haunt,
Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks,
Sermons in stones, and good in everything.
Great homeschool teaching ideas, resources, and little lessons on books and libraries from the River Houses Homeschool Network. Add your name to our free River Houses mailing list and get posts like these delivered right to your mailbox every week! 😊
It’s Homeschool Library Day! This week: exploring “The Religious 200s” in the Dewey Decimal Classification, part of our year-long survey of the whole of knowledge. (Really!)
“What place is this? Where are we now?” (Marking the 156th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, with help Carl Sandburg.)
It’s Homeschool Library Day! This week: exploring “The Philosophical 100s” in the Dewey Decimal Classification, part of our year-long survey of the whole of knowledge. (Really!)
Teach a little lesson on geology and plate tectonics this week with some beautiful maps from the collections of the Library of Congress.
For National Fossil Day, why not explore a big collection of rare and beautiful books on paleontology made available by the Smithsonian Institution and the Biodiversity Heritage Library.
It’s Homeschool Library Day! This week: exploring “The General 000s” in the Dewey Decimal Classification, part of our year-long survey of the whole of knowledge. (Really!)
If you have comics-mad kids in your homeschool, why not take educational advantage of their interests with some help from the Library of Congress.
Pay a homeschool visit to the National Archives in Washington this week to celebrate the signing of the U.S. Constitution on 17 September 1787.
It’s Homeschool Library Tuesday! Have you found all the libraries in your local area? There may be more than you realize, and the WorldCat Library Finder will help you and your students locate them.
It’s Homeschool Library Day! Teaching your students to use the library independently is one of the best educational gifts you can give them. Join us as we begin a year-long homeschool tour of the Dewey Decimal system.
Help the National Archives tag and document historic NASA film footage of astronauts and the space program — what a great research opportunity for homeschool high schoolers!