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Beyond the Code SeriesNew

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

This four-book series helps students develop important comprehension and thinking skills at the earliest level. The books contain charmingly illustrated stories with exercises following the same phonetic structure as the Explode The Code series. Each story is preceded by writing and spelling activities that introduce new sight words and teach phonetic patterns, and followed by questions and exercises that help develop comprehension and critical thinking.Skills Addressed:-Spelling patterns -Sight words-Vocabulary development-Sequencing -Categorizing-Following directions-Critical thinking-Story recall-Inferential thinking-Rhyming words-Multi-syllabic words-Matching sentences to pictures

Price: $4.50

Billy MinkNew

Author: N/A

Publisher: Dover Publications

Item #: D316a

Join Billy Mink, Bobby Raccoon, and Jumper the Hare as they battle the Rats, a crew of robbers that takes over the Big Barn and makes life miserable for the peaceful creatures of the Green Forest. These farmyard fables by a beloved storyteller offer young readers timeless lessons about the value of friendship and the importance of cooperation. The edition features charming illustrations by Harrison Cady.Author and conservationist Thornton Burgess (1874–1965) wrote thousands of animal stories for children, starting with the 1910 publication of Old Mother West Wind. His tales convey an imaginative fascination with wildlife and a sincere concern for nature, teaching gentle lessons about ecology and respect for the environment.Reprint of the Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1924 edition.

Price: $172.95

Biology - Advantage Set 3rd EditionNew

Author: Vicki Dincher

Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries

Item #: H7050

Now Available!This high school biology course is designed to be the homeschool student’s first high school science class and is college-prep. Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, is a foundational course that covers everything students need to prepare successfully for a college-level biology course. The updated edition includes more in-depth explanations of certain concepts and new graphics to help students understand the life sciences.What’s Included In Apologia’s Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Advantage Set™?~The Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Basic Set™ includes the following items from Apologia’s Exploring Creation with Biology product line: the softcover student textbook, the Solutions and Tests Manual and the Student Notebook.~The design of Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, will inspire an appreciation of the amazing creativity of God’s living world and show how the designs of the simplest living thing point to the fingerprints of the Creator.~This is a full and complete overview of biology. It will prepare any student taking the ACT; they’ll have all they need to know of the biological sciences. Students completing this course will be prepared for any biology courses they take at the college level.~In conjunction with the Student Notebook, the textbook helps students become scientifically literate citizens. There are basic things everyone should know about how our world functions. This course will give students the strong foundation they need to make informed decisions about their lives, whether or not they continue in the sciences.Overview of Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, TextbookThis softcover student textbook, Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, is designed to be the student’s first high school science course. It is a college-prep biology course that provides a detailed introduction to the methods and concepts of general biology. In this course, your student will:-See the evidence of God’s creation as they learn scientific principles-Conduct experiments in a methodical way that prepares them not just for future classes, but for life-Take personal notes, conduct and record experiments, and be able to interpret results-Develop skills to think through and beyond the textbook materials, and be able to create their own experiments from concept to interpretation of results-Further develop skills in their own learning style and how they best process, record, study, and retain information learned-Be able to hold a logical discussion on God and science based on facts and beliefs What’s Inside Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Textbook?-Updated content to present the most current science-A reorganized structure of the information, which helps students logically progress through their biological studies-Experiments which have been updated or replaced, and the addition of new experiments-New illustrations and infographics that help students break down and visually digest difficult concepts, in addition to updated images and illustrations-New content, including a new section on photosynthesis and a new section on diseases.-An overhaul of the section on genetics, including more information on DNA-Experiments, Hands-On Activities, and Topics in Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd EditionIn this 3rd Edition, all experiments have been updated or replaced, and new ones added. The experiments come in three types: microscope labs, dissection labs, and household labs. Household labs use only common household equipment. The microscope labs, however, require a microscope and several prepared and blank slides, while the dissection labs require an additional dissection kit with specimens.~We recommend that students do every assignment in the textbook because they are each created to add value to the textual knowledge your student is gaining. As a homeschooling teacher, you have final say over what you expect your student to do or not do.~“Creation connection” and “think about this” call-outs help students see connections to a Designer and give students another way of thinking about a concept that they are studying. Our books are known for their conversational style, and these sections extend the conversation.Topics covered include: ~The Science of LifeThe processes of science, including what scientists do, the scientific method, the tools of science and the limitations of science~The Chemistry of LifeThe composition of matter, the properties of water, lipids, proteins, and enzymes~EcologyEcosystems, biomes, populations, and communities~Cell Structure and FunctionCharacteristics of all cells~Cellular EnergyEnergy of all cells~DNA, Proteins, and the Cell CycleDNA replication, protein synthesis, and cell cycle & cellular reproduction~GeneticsMendelian genetics, inheritance patterns, human genetics, and gene technologies~EvolutionCharles Darwin, micro and macroevolution, the geological column, and fossil record evidence~Prokaryotes and VirusesClassification, Archaea, Bacteria, and Viruses~Protists and FungiCharacteristics and classification~Plant Diversity and ReproductionClassifying plants and life cycle~Plant Structure and FunctionPlant anatomy and physiology, transporting water and nutrients, plant growth, hormones, and responses~Animals – Invertebrates (part 1)Characteristics and diversity~Animals – Invertebrates (part 2)Arthropods~Animals – Chordates (part 1)Characteristics and diversity~Animals – Chordates (part 2)Birds and mammals

Price: $125.95

Biology - Basic Set 3rd EditionNew

Author: N/A

Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries

Item #: H6050

Now Available!This high school biology course is designed to be the homeschool student’s first high school science class and is college-prep. Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, is a foundational course that covers everything students need to prepare successfully for a college-level biology course. The updated edition includes more in-depth explanations of certain concepts and new graphics to help students understand the life sciences.What’s Included In Apologia’s Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Basic Set™?~The Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Basic Set™ includes the following items from Apologia’s Exploring Creation with Biology product line: the softcover student textbook and the Solutions and Tests Manual.~The design of Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, will inspire an appreciation of the amazing creativity of God’s living world and show how the designs of the simplest living thing point to the fingerprints of the Creator.~This is a full and complete overview of biology. It will prepare any student taking the ACT; they’ll have all they need to know of the biological sciences. Students completing this course will be prepared for any biology courses they take at the college level.~In conjunction with the Student Notebook, the textbook helps students become scientifically literate citizens. There are basic things everyone should know about how our world functions. This course will give students the strong foundation they need to make informed decisions about their lives, whether or not they continue in the sciences.Overview of Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, TextbookThis softcover student textbook, Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, is designed to be the student’s first high school science course. It is a college-prep biology course that provides a detailed introduction to the methods and concepts of general biology. In this course, your student will:-See the evidence of God’s creation as they learn scientific principles-Conduct experiments in a methodical way that prepares them not just for future classes, but for life-Take personal notes, conduct and record experiments, and be able to interpret results-Develop skills to think through and beyond the textbook materials, and be able to create their own experiments from concept to interpretation of results-Further develop skills in their own learning style and how they best process, record, study, and retain information learned-Be able to hold a logical discussion on God and science based on facts and beliefsWhat’s Inside Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Textbook?-Updated content to present the most current science-A reorganized structure of the information, which helps students logically progress through their biological studies-Experiments which have been updated or replaced, and the addition of new experiments-New illustrations and infographics that help students break down and visually digest difficult concepts, in addition to updated images and illustrations-New content, including a new section on photosynthesis and a new section on diseases.-An overhaul of the section on genetics, including more information on DNA-Experiments, Hands-On Activities, and Topics in Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd EditionIn this 3rd Edition, all experiments have been updated or replaced, and new ones added. The experiments come in three types: microscope labs, dissection labs, and household labs. Household labs use only common household equipment. The microscope labs, however, require a microscope and several prepared and blank slides, while the dissection labs require an additional dissection kit with specimens.~We recommend that students do every assignment in the textbook because they are each created to add value to the textual knowledge your student is gaining. As a homeschooling teacher, you have final say over what you expect your student to do or not do.~“Creation connection” and “think about this” call-outs help students see connections to a Designer and give students another way of thinking about a concept that they are studying. Our books are known for their conversational style, and these sections extend the conversation.Topics covered include: ~The Science of LifeThe processes of science, including what scientists do, the scientific method, the tools of science and the limitations of science~The Chemistry of LifeThe composition of matter, the properties of water, lipids, proteins, and enzymes~EcologyEcosystems, biomes, populations, and communities~Cell Structure and FunctionCharacteristics of all cells~Cellular EnergyEnergy of all cells~DNA, Proteins, and the Cell CycleDNA replication, protein synthesis, and cell cycle & cellular reproduction~GeneticsMendelian genetics, inheritance patterns, human genetics, and gene technologies~EvolutionCharles Darwin, micro and macroevolution, the geological column, and fossil record evidence~Prokaryotes and VirusesClassification, Archaea, Bacteria, and Viruses~Protists and FungiCharacteristics and classification~Plant Diversity and ReproductionClassifying plants and life cycle~Plant Structure and FunctionPlant anatomy and physiology, transporting water and nutrients, plant growth, hormones, and responses~Animals – Invertebrates (part 1)Characteristics and diversity~Animals – Invertebrates (part 2)Arthropods~Animals – Chordates (part 1)Characteristics and diversity~Animals – Chordates (part 2)Birds and mammals

Biology - Master's Class SeriesNew

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

This 36-week study of biology begins with an overview of chemistry while opening a deeper understanding of the living things that God created. The course moves through the nature of cells, ecosystems, biomes, the genetic code, plant and animal taxonomies, and more.

Price: $31.95

Biology - Solutions and Tests 3rd EditionsNew

Author: Vicki Dincher

Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries

Item #: H652A0

Now Available!A softbound Solutions and Tests Manual, which contains answers to study guides, tests, and test solutions. A set of test pages is shrink-wrapped with the manual.

Price: $52.95

Biology - Student Notebook 3rd EditionNew

Author: Vicki Dincher

Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries

Item #: H5520

Now AvailableThis high-quality spiral-bound notebook is specifically designed to help your student make a successful transition to high school science. This homeschool resource will help them feel accomplished and be more independent, organized, and prepared.

Price: $6.95

Biology - Tests 3rd Edition New

Author: Vicki Dincher

Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries

Item #: H6620

This 32-page test refill packet contains a perforated copy of each module test from Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition. This contains ONLY tests and no solutions. This product is great for a family with multiple students taking the same course or families who have used the course in the past and just need a new set of tests for the current student.Special Notes: If you are purchasing the Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, Solutions and Tests Manual or one of the sets, you will receive one set of perforated test pages in that order. This product is for families that need ADDITIONAL copies of the tests.

Price: $97.95

Biology - Textbook 3rd EditionNew

Author: Vicki Dincher

Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries

Item #: H6520

Please note: This pre-sale product will be available to ship by mid-May, 2020. Your entire order will not ship until all products on the order are available.Exploring Creation with Biology, 3rd Edition, softcover student textbook covers everything students need to prepare for a college-level biology course. The materials are updated with deeper explanations of certain concepts, and new graphics help students understand the life sciences.In the 3rd Edition, your student will find:-Updated content to present the most current science-A reorganized structure of the information, which helps students logically progress through their biological studies-Experiments which have been updated or replaced, and the addition of new experiments-New illustrations and infographics that help students break down and visually digest difficult concepts, in addition to updated images and illustrations-New content, including a new section on photosynthesis and a new section on diseases.-An overhaul of the section on genetics, including more information on DNA

Building Writers SeriesFeaturedNew

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

Our Building Writers workbooks offer extra practice for writing skills development and can be easily incorporated into a writing block as independent writing or as whole group practice to meet your students’ varying needs. Students become better, more fluent writers as they write about cross-curricular topics and practice three writing styles: narrative, information, and opinion.

Building Writing Skills SeriesNew

Author: Various

Publisher: Various

This highly-effective series teaches writing as a 5-step process. The 5-step process is made up of Prewriting, Drafting, Revising, Editing, and Publishing. The step-by-step lessons use examples and easy-to-understand concept maps that teach brainstorming, planning, editing, and revising. Each lesson is followed by practice that includes a simple, time-saving scoring rubric.Level 1: teaches narrative (personal and story), opinion, and informative/explanatory writing for Grades 3-5.Level 2: teaches argumentative, narrative, and informative/explanatory writing for Grades 6-7.

Price: $10.95

Calling All MomsNew

Author: Laurie Kenyon

Publisher: N/A

Item #: A232

Have you ever wondered what it's really like behind the closed doors of a homeschooling family? Laurie Kenyon endeavours to present a realistic look at the life she has led for the past twenty years. Having homeschooled her seven children, Laurie loves to share her many experiences in an honest, open manner. Filled with lots of memories from over the years, Laurie leads her readers through the many joys and hardships, while encouraging them to continue to press on and live for God's glory.Laurie Kenyon has seven children ranging from twelve to twenty-five. She has homeschooled all of them. Laurie and her husband live in the small town of Mitchell, Ontario where they attend Bethel Free Reformed Church. Now in her last years of homeschooling, Laurie has begun to write down her many thoughts and memories.