Entries by Michael Brooks

Inspiration to Conquer the Day

Inspiration to Conquer the Day There are few things in life better than a great cup of coffee, a beautiful morning and a word of encouragement.  Something that will put you into a great mood, and empower you to conquer the day and all of its challenges.  What is the challenge you are facing today? […]

Ancient World Resources Giveaway!

Ancient World Resources Giveaway! This giveaway has a value of $21! This summer take time to investigate the Old Testament with these two resources! Good for Pre-K Students all the way to 6th Grade!     Noah’s Ark – Use this resource with your young learners while you teach them about Noah’s Ark! Learn shapes and […]

Take a Trip, West Coast & Southwest: Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park California We are moving out west now! If you are on the West Coast or in the Southwest Region these next couple of weeks we will cover parks that you have to see. We are beginning with the beautiful Yosemite National Park! “First protected in 1864, Yosemite National Park is best known […]

Summer Homeschooling: 5 Ways to Not Waste Your Summer

Summer Homeschooling: 5 Ways to Not Waste Your Summer! If only this was all that had to happen… Although huge water balloon fights are an awesome and a pivotal part of any summer there other ways you can make sure that your summer is not wasted. We all know that summer’s need to be fun. Kid’s need a […]

Take a Trip, Midwest: Yellowstone National Park!

Take a Trip, Midwest: Yellowstone National Park! Idaho, Montana, Wyoming This park is one of the last natural ecosystems in Earth’s temperate zone. It was created because it holds most of the world’s geysers inside, and it also contains herds of bison and elk along with wolves and bears! Yellowstone is a wonder of nature and full […]

Take a Trip, Mid-West: The Badlands

Take a Trip, Mid-West: The Badlands South Dakota This was another great park that we were able to visit, but were only able to do a quick tour. You could spend hours in this amazing park! This park spans 244,000 acres! It is filled with unique geologic deposits that are like “micro mountains.” These deposits contain some of […]

Take a Trip, Midwest: Dinosaur National Monument!

Take a trip to: Dinosaur National Park! We travelled here during our WinterPromise trip! This was a wonderful opportunity to see some amazing fossils and so many of them! This park is a must see for any family that wants to become more familiar with the dinosaurs that lived in this part of the world. […]

Take a Trip to: Homestead National Park!

“Take a Trip!” Mid-West Region Historical Parks! Homestead National Park! We are beginning our tour of the National Parks this summer and we are going to begin in the Mid-West Region! This will follow our “Take a Trip” WinterPromise trip! Use this as an opportunity to learn about different parks you may want to visit […]