In the preface of the book The Life of Andrew Jackson the author/editor says something like: Since any self-respecting American citizen already has an in-depth knowledge of the life of Andrew Jackson, this book aims to add glorious detail. I am paraphrasing completely, but the author’s sentiment in that particular paragraph stopped…Continue
Bottom Line first: I don’t do this very often, but I want to make this point right up front. You do not have to be a homeschool student to enjoy and learn from this book! Your child will enjoy “playing” with this puzzle book all the way to Grandma’s house, or when he is bored and wants something besides just another book to read. You can also use it as your primary Science text for a few weeks if you homeschool, but don’t expect it to last a whole semester! It’s…Continue
Fascinating stuff are microbes. Who knew? Having never delved into the world of microbiology much before I certainly had no idea. I mean, I did take biology and advanced biology in high school but I am sure those two semesters didn’t delve much into the world of microbiology because we were too busy talking about genetics and evolution.
I really appreciated this book by Gillen, and I think it will make an excellent high school text for microbiology. I love the focus on creationism and…Continue