The Way Home
Newsletter
Vol. 2, Iss.9


Fundraising:
Special Section

Recipe of the Week:
Minestrone Soup

Science
Special Section

Famous/Successful Homeschoolers:
August 21, 2007

The Latest Homeschooling News:
August 21 , 2007


Science

Arbor Scientific – A Great Aid for Your Science Teaching

island
Click to learn more

by Michael Leppert

When it comes to teaching science, the majority of homeschooling parents know that they need all the help there is available! Science is usually one of the most daunting subjects for a parent to teach. Arbor Scientific is a company that understands homeschoolers and their dilemma and provides excellent solutions and guidance.

Arbor isn’t owned or staffed by homeschoolers, but they design their products with classroom teachers in mind and based upon the assumption that most teachers are not a science teacher per se and therefore, knows little or nothing about presenting the subject. If a product will work for a teacher who knows very little about science, it will certainly provide the assistance needed for the parent in the same situation!

Read more....>


Connecticut Valley Biological Supply Company

island
Click to learn more

By Linda K. Foster

This family-owned business provides a wide variety of competitively priced science teaching materials for use in elementary through college level courses.  Annelids, insects, crustaceans and plants are just a few of the living organisms offered by Connecticut Valley Biological Supply Company.   Also available, and extremely popular with Connecticut Valley Biological customers are Demoslides, a fast, easy way to study a variety of microlife.  Demoslides are culture tubes filled with healthy Connecticut Valley Biological living microorganisms.   The functionality of Demoslides makes it easy to understand the popularity of the product.   It is designed with a thin, flat observation chamber at one end that doubles as a microscope slide.  There is no need to open a Demoslide; just put it under the microscope and start exploring the world of microorganisms.  The cultures will last for several days so Demoslides can be used over and over again.   All of the cultures offered by Connecticut Valley Biological are grown in company laboratories under highly controlled conditions and are guaranteed to arrive in good condition.

Read more....>


Cyanide Science Fair Kit from ITS

island
Click to learn more

We are exposed to cyanide pollution daily. Some cyanide compounds are generated by automobile engines in their exhaust. Smokers are directly exposed to significant amounts of cyanide from inhaling cigarette smoke.

Cyanides are usually found in the form of hydrogen cyanide, a poisonous gas (used in the gas chamber) or a volatile liquid with an almond-like smell. Cyanide is very toxic and exposure at certain levels can lead to poisoning and even death.

Read more....>

 



Copyright © 2007 Modern Media - Subscribe to The LINK for FREE