Geography

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Our Explore!Packs are packed with exciting books, learning materials, games, and educational toys. All brought together with a handy Guide Book that provides dozens of carefully planned lessons and activities!

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High School Independent Study Courses. Celebrating 75 years of excellence! The University of Nebraska? Lincoln's Independent Study High School has been providing high quality self-paced courses for grades nine through 12 and includes courses in both print and online formats. The flexibility of Nebraska's High School allows you to choose individual courses or courses leading to a diploma.
 
Way Cool?, our new online course management system, serves as students' "homeroom" for their independent study courses. With one convenient portal to submit assignments and tests, receive instant online lesson grading, check grades on assignments and tests and access online courses, Way Cool makes the job of managing independent study courses easier!
 
The convenience of Way Cool has allowed Nebraska's High School to pass cost savings on to homeschoolers. Check out our new, lower prices on our online courses and many of our print courses.
 
Nebraska's High School is accredited by the Nebraska Department of Education and the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement.
 
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The History: The lack of up-to-date, well-written instructional materials available to homeschooling parents desiring a high-quality, traditional curriculum led to the inception of teachingplans.com,inc. The Solution: Curriculum packages for grades K-8....Cost-effective, user friendly and timely...Creative, high-quality, academically complete lesson plan and homework packages.... Individual Course Tutorials customize curriculum according to ability-level for all grades, K-12 For Customer Service call 800.301.5432 ex code 00 weekdays - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (central)


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UA Correspondence courses are taught by certified, practicing teachers. To ensure that courses meet the needs of our students, UA Correspondence teachers are experienced in their applicable age groups.... When you enroll through the UA Correspondence program, you'll benefit from....Easy to-follow curriculums...Classes conveniently broken down by semester....Man assignments that can be done by email, if you wish....Personal feedback from instructors...Affordable prices...A wide range of courses (more than 300!!) including elementary, middle school, high school and university....
 
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Kolbe Academy - Ignation in Method.....Classical in Content....Loyal to the Magisterium.... A Catholic home school program for grades K-12 Helping families near and far since 1980....Fully accredited by the National Association of Private, Catholic and Independent Schools... Textbooks, syllabi, weekly course plans, quarterly tests, proctoring, transcripts, diplomas and more!!! Mention you saw us in The Link and Save 10% on registration fee...Call or email for our catalog.....767.255.6199 or www.kolbe.org or homeinfo@kolbe.org


WORLD PEN PALS.....World Pen Pals promotes international friendship and culture between students around the world ages 8-20 through direct correspondence. Founded in 1950 we are the oldest, most reliable and most experienced pen friend organization in the USA and we guarantee satisfaction. Pen friends are offered as follows: Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin American, request male or female.
 
The fee is $4.00 per pen friend. We provide directions and helpful hints for writing. (For a group rates of 10 or more contact us.)
 
Pen friends serve as a real life motivation to geography, writing skills and social studies. Bob Carroll, director, is a retired global studies teacher with teaching experience in Africa, Asia and the USA World Pen Pals, P.O. Box 337, Saugerties, NY 1247 USA Phone/Fax 914.246.7828 Go to our website to pay by credit card: www.homeschoolmade.com www.PenPalAdventures.com Contact us at: penpal@homeschoolmade.com


Carschooling..... www.carschooling.com.  Turn Travel Time into Learning Time!!!
Your children's educational future are two of your primary concerns. Combine that with the loads of time spent in the car with them and your family is perfect for Carschooling. This clever brain-building book transforms your family's same old road trips into journeys down the information superhighway. Kids 4 to 17 will love the countless road-worth games, such as: Dashboard Decimal Drills, Glove Compartment Geography, Rest Stop Olympics, Eighteen-Wheeler Chemistry and many more!!! Available wherever books are sold...


New Sampler & New Video! Audio Memory's award-winning song kits let children enjoy learning. Each kit includes professional quality tape or CD, book & exercises guaranteed to make homeschooling fun!! Now you can "try out" the complete Audio Memory line-up!! Our Sampler CD has 12 complete songs from all 9 kits. Only $5, refundable on your next order. And for a limited time shipping on the Sampler is FREE! Also introducing our new States & Capitals Songs Video.
 
Same great songs now with singalong map visuals, on $13.95!
These Award Winning Kits are also available (add $3 for CD version)
History Songs (book & Cassette - $12.95)
Grammar Songs (book, cassette, Teacher's Guide - $19.95)
Geography Songs (book, cassette, world map - $19.95)
States & Capitals Songs (U.S. wall map, cassette - $9.95)
Multiplication, Addition and Subtraction Songs ($9.95)
Bible Songs and Division Songs ($9.95 each)
 
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The Canyon Academy is an all inclusive California Private Independent Study Program (ISP) dedicated to parental and student choice in education....The Canyon Academy severs students 1st grade thru High School....in the state of California, with an emphasis in the Southern California Region. *Looking for freedom to educate your children your way? *Want to select a curriculum that best suits your Childs' needs? *Want friendly support and guidance through the process? *Want to be connected with other homeschooling families in Riverside County? Also offering workshops opportunities for parent educator and students, help passing the CHSPE, peace of mind to be legal with the state requirements. Low yearly family tuitions, Acquisitions and maintenance of the your student's cumulative file, initial and follow-up consultations (in person, phone or email), Id card, monthly.... newsletter of Riverside events.....minimal paperwork requirements, as required by the State and no State tests (STAR Program). For more info call 909.294.8830, email sandra.kling@verizon.net Director Sandra Kling visit our website www.thecanyonacademy.com


The Somis Academy......Independent Study Charter High School " A hand on your shoulder, guiding you through your homeschooling, when you want it" Somis, an individualized leadership academy, mentors high school students to become tomorrow's leaders. Located in rural Ventura County in Somis, California, the school serves students from the counties of Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles and Kern. In its first year, Somis Academy is fostering its first cohort of students and will graduate its first senior class at the LINK conference. Located at 5268 North St., Somis, CA 93006 Call 805.386.5711 Ext. 26

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