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Parenting - 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your FamilyFeatured

Author: Paul Tripp

Publisher: N/A

Item #: A191

In the midst of folding laundry, coordinating carpool schedules, and breaking up fights, many parents get lost. Feeling pressure to do everything "right" and raise up "good" children, it's easy to lose sight of our ultimate purpose as parents in the quest for practical tips and guaranteed formulas.In this life-giving book, Paul Tripp offers parents much more than a to-do list. Instead, he presents us with a big-picture view of God's plan for us as parents. Outlining fourteen foundational principles centered on the gospel, he shows that we need more than the latest parenting strategy or list of techniques. Rather, we need the rescuing grace of God?grace that has the power to shape how we view everything we do as parents.Freed from the burden of trying to manufacture life-change in our children's hearts, we can embrace a grand perspective of parenting overflowing with vision, purpose, and joy.

Price: $28.95

Parenting - 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your FamilyFeatured

Author: Paul Tripp

Publisher: N/A

Item #: A191

In the midst of folding laundry, coordinating carpool schedules, and breaking up fights, many parents get lost. Feeling pressure to do everything "right" and raise up "good" children, it's easy to lose sight of our ultimate purpose as parents in the quest for practical tips and guaranteed formulas.In this life-giving book, Paul Tripp offers parents much more than a to-do list. Instead, he presents us with a big-picture view of God's plan for us as parents. Outlining fourteen foundational principles centered on the gospel, he shows that we need more than the latest parenting strategy or list of techniques. Rather, we need the rescuing grace of God?grace that has the power to shape how we view everything we do as parents.Freed from the burden of trying to manufacture life-change in our children's hearts, we can embrace a grand perspective of parenting overflowing with vision, purpose, and joy.

Photography: Capture to Presentation SeriesFeatured

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

Photography—Capture to Presentation is designed for use as a first course in the basics of photography, focusing on the application of photographic principles to the field of digital imaging. The text provides a solid knowledge base for the student, covering the essential tools and techniques of photography. Emphasis is on color digital photography to permit concentration on basic skill development, but film cameras and developing techniques are also included. The textbook includes the use of image-editing software and the “digital darkroom”, with practical examples of techniques for correcting, enhancing, and creatively manipulating images. After learning the fundamentals, the reader learns about photography situations such as action and event photography, outdoor photography, travel photography, and portrait and studio photography. Table of ContentsThe Basics 1. From Pitch to Pixels 2. The Camera System 3. Lenses 4. Light and Exposure 5. Image Capture MediaShooting 6. Camera Handling, Care, and Support 7. Making a Picture 8. Making Exposure Decisions 9. Action and Event Photography10. Outdoor Photography11. Travel Photography12. Portrait and Studio Photography13. Large Format PhotographyDigital Postprocessing14. Image Input and Scanning15. Digital Darkroom Basics16. Advanced Digital Darkroom Techniques17. Image Output and PresentationTraditional Processing18. Developing Film19. Setting up a Darkroom20. Printing Basics21. Advanced Printing

Rhythm of Handwriting SeriesFeatured

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

The Rhythm of HandwritingA Concise, Easy-to-Teach ApproachOur innovative Rhythm of Handwriting curriculum provides handwriting instruction in manuscript or cursive. Designed to accompany Essentials or serve as a stand-alone writing course, Rhythm of Handwriting uses a multi-sensory approach that helps students develop fluid, natural, legible handwriting. A focus on the kinesthetic movement of each stroke and the use of rhythmic verbal cues that guide students through the formation of each letter make success in writing accessible and enjoyable for all types of learners.

Skill Sharpeners: Geography SeriesFeaturedNew

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

Skill Sharpeners: Geography engages your child in exploring the world while learning important map skills and geography concepts. The cross-curricular activities integrate the most current geography standards. Each geography topic includes nonfiction reading selections, comprehension questions, vocabulary practice, writing prompts, and authentic activities that bring the concepts to life. These activities invite your child to be creative while using higher-order thinking skills. Includes answer key.

Spotlight on My Country SeriesFeaturedNew

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

Spotlight on my Country introduces young readers to countries around the world. Each book contains maps, photographs, the history and geography of the country, its people, regions, cities, and wildlife. The books also show the holidays, celebrations, and symbols of each country.

Price: $16.95

Teach Them DiligentlyFeaturedNew

Author: Leslie Nunnery

Publisher: Master Books

Item #: A146

How many generations does it take to lose the culture?According to the Bible — it only takes one.In her first book, author Leslie Nunnery shines a much-needed light on the struggle many parents are having to pass on a godly legacy to their children. She gets right to a fundamental weakness of Christian parenting in this post-modern era: we have forgotten the importance and the privilege of parenting children today. Nunnery offers highlights from the cautionary tale of the Israelites' poor parenting to illuminate what is happening today in many Christian homes: though God has given us the tools to teach our children, we often fail to use them.— Heidi St. JohnIt’s easy to say we trust Christ for everything, but are we living that truth? We’ve been given clear instruction in a powerful promise for parents. God tells us in Deuteronomy to “teach our children diligently.” This passage and many others give us great insight as to how to do that and enjoy the promised blessing that always accompanies the mandates we are given.-Learn the practical view of discipleship parenting, what God expects from parents, and how to put these truths into action-See how parenting with the vision of teaching them diligently will intentionally bear fruit and affect change in your own life as well-Move beyond giving lip-service to what you believe, and make the conscious choice to rely on the wisdom of God’s holy instruction for your life and parenting.So, why are we as Christian parents still uncertain? Why do we live in fear? Why are we losing our children in record numbers? What can we do about it?

Price: $16.95

Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler's Guide to Unshakable PeaceFeatured

Author: Sarah Mackenzie

Publisher: N/A

Item #: A111

Classical Academic Press is excited to partner with Sarah Mackenzie from Amongst Lovely Things to bring you the first printed copy of her book, Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler’s Guide to Unshakable Peace, with foreword by Dr. Christopher Perrin. This new and revised edition contains 35% new content.Those who have made the decision to homeschool have done so out of great love for their children and a desire to provide them with an excellent education in the context of a warm, enriching home. Yet so many parents (mainly mothers) who have taken up this challenge find the enterprise often full of stress, worry, and anxiety. In this practical, faith-based, and inspirational book, Sarah Mackenzie addresses these questions directly, appealing to her own study of restful learning (scholé) and her struggle to bring restful learning to her children.

Price: $28.95

The Big What Now Book of Learning StylesFeatured

Author: Carol Barnier

Publisher: N/A

Item #: A126

Many of the books on learning styles devote 98% of their text to identifying learning styles, then spend the remaining 2% telling you how to apply this knowledge. They are long on diagnosis and short on prescription. Carol Barnier knows from her own experience and from interactions with educators all across the country that while people are certainly interested in the "why", they are in urgent need of the "how", or the big "what now?" They need perfectly clear and practical information that can be applied tomorrow.In The Big What Now Book of Learning Styles, parents and teachers will find an emphasis on "what to do about it". This book:-supplies hundreds of activities keyed to learning styles for easy access and application-covers practical strategies for success in spelling, writing, math, history, geography, science, and more-inspires parents and teachers to act with confidence on the conviction of God's potential in each childCarol is a homeschooling mom who speaks coast to coast at homeschool conferences and is a frequent radio show guest. With much laughter coupled with highly practical solutions, Carol shares strategies that encourage us to open the gift that is our child, to see our child and ourselves as God designed us each to be, and to fulfill his plan for each of us, educationally and in daily living. Carol and her husband homeschool their three children in the beautiful Berkshire Hills in Connecticut.

The Mathematics of... SeriesFeatured

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

The Consumer Math workbook series from Harcourt Achieve is designed to help students understand the relevancy of math to their daily lives. Each workbook begins with a basic review of math concepts before moving on to specific skills. Answers included.

Price: $21.95

The Read-Aloud FamilyFeaturedNew

Author: Sarah Mackenzie

Publisher: Zondervan

Item #: A121

Connecting deeply with our kids can be difficult in our busy, technology-driven lives. Reading aloud offers us a chance to be fully present with our children. It also increases our kids’ academic success, inspires compassion, and fortifies them with the inner strength they need to face life’s challenges. As Sarah Mackenzie has found with her own six children, reading aloud long after kids are able to read to themselves can deepen relationships in a powerful way.Founder of the immensely popular Read-Aloud Revival podcast, Sarah knows first-hand how reading can change a child’s life. In The Read-Aloud Family, she offers the inspiration and age-appropriate book lists you need to start a read-aloud movement in your own home. From a toddler’s wonder to a teenager’s resistance, Sarah details practical strategies to make reading aloud a meaningful family ritual. Reading aloud not only has the power to change a family—it has the power to change the world.

Price: $38.95

The Ultimate Homeschool Planner - Yellow CoverFeatured

Author: Debra Bell

Publisher: N/A

Item #: A156Y

Count your blessings while charting your family's homeschool journey with this gorgeous day planner from best-selling author Debra Bell. The Ultimate Homeschool Planner will help you prayerfully prioritize your family's lessons, assignments, and activities as well as academic and personal growth goals for each of your children.Deb Bell's insights which crafted the homeschool classic, The Ultimate Guide to Homeschooling, have now applied to helping moms plan. Count your blessings while charting your family?s progress with this 48-week planner designed to help you document God?s faithfulness and activity during your homeschool journey. Features include: Unique Lord?s Day planning grid, Flexibility to help you prioritize and plan for up to six children, Customized daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly planning forms, Forms for setting goals, journaling activities, and tracking reading lists, Year-end review pages, Sturdy construction with convenient pockets and coated covers. Includes teaching helps, record-keeping, and pages to document God's faithfulness throughout the year.Now available in yellow or orange to coordinate with the colors of your life.

Wordly Wise 3000 3rd Edition SeriesFeatured

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

The words chosen for Wordly Wise 3000 were selected to expand critical grade level vocabulary and improve reading comprehension.Words from each lesson are commonlyencountered in: -grade-level literature -content-area reading -textbooks -high-stakes tests – including the PSAT, SAT, and ACT

Writing Strands - Revised SeriesFeatured

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

The powerful series updated with the best of Reading Strands and biblical insights!The Writing Strands series is a well-respected homeschool curriculum developed by Dave Marks and his wife Lea to help their fourth grade son, who had been struggling in language arts. It gives students a grounding in the very complicated process of giving others their thoughts in written form. Advanced 1 & Advanced 2 coming Feb 2018!