My 10 Most Useful Reference Tools for Homeschooling

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The Wall Chart of World History: From Earliest Times to the Present

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The Reese Chronological Bible — I would prefer it wasn’t the KJV, but it doesn’t come in any other version.


Trivium Pursuit’s List of National Contests and Exams Open to Homeschoolers — this is a list I started compiling back in the 80’s.


Building Thinking Skills Books 2, 3 Figural, and 3 Verbal — our first introduction to logic


Your Family God’s Way: Developing and Sustaining Relationships in the Home by Wayne A. Mack — the best family counseling book EVER


Hand That Rocks the Cradle by Nathaniel Bluedorn — my list of classic read-alouds, compiled from 1981-2001

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Audio Books — a life-saver for Mother


Endangered Minds: Why Children Don’t Think And What We Can Do About It by Jane M. Healy — read this before you start homeschooling

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McGuffey’s Eclectic Readers — I prefer the Christian School Edition


A Child’s History of England by Charles Dickens — get your children hooked on history with Dickens

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