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Mass – Physics for Kids!

Mass – Physics for Kids!

Science - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Week 11 - I am happy to have found a really nice explanation of Mass that is easy for a young child to understand and helpful for an adult to explain. ~Laura Mass - Physics for Kids!

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William Penn – Drive Thru History

William Penn – Drive Thru History

History - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 11 - Yippee! A Drive Thru History video about the life of William Penn. Time for a 30 minute break...but keep your memory work going strong! iTBN - Drive Thru History - Sep 6, 2008

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Interesting Facts About The Great Lakes

Interesting Facts About The Great Lakes

Geography - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 11 - Read through this list and learn facts about the Great Lakes. I also highly recommend read, "Paddle-to-the-Sea", by Holling C. Holling. ~Laura Interesting Facts About The Great Lakes...

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A Dramatic Story of Escape

A Dramatic Story of Escape

Missionary Fridays I am so thankful for Samaritan's Purse. This sweet baby has a new coat and has escaped the horrors of ISIS. A Dramatic Story of Escape

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Relief For Displaced Iraqis

Relief For Displaced Iraqis

Missionary Fridays We can be tools to help the suffering of the displaced, and the missionaries by praying for and supporting their endeavors. ~Laura Relief For Displaced Iraqis

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Paper Crafts for Kids

Paper Crafts for Kids

Special Thursdays This is just in time for the winter months. I foresee a messy table in my future. ~Laura 18+ Paper Crafts for Kids - Kids Activities Blog

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If the world’s population lived in one city…

If the world’s population lived in one city…

Special Thursdays This article has sparked a lot of attention. I think Tim De Chant is creative in imagining crowd densities in famous cities and illustrating how much land there really is on this earth as compared to people. ~Laura Per Square Mile: If the world's...

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Lego Candy Dispenser

Lego Candy Dispenser

Special Thursdays I think this looks like fun for girls, boys, parents & grandparents. ~Laura How to Build a Lego Candy Dispenser - Frugal Fun For Boys  

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Pumpkin geometry: stunning shadow sculptures

Pumpkin geometry: stunning shadow sculptures

Special Thursdays I have never seen this mathematical concept before. Cartographers developed this kind of geometric tool in order to accurately chart the earth. These look so beautiful. I'll have to see if I can get my girls to create their own designs. ~Laura...

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Johan Huibers Builds Himself An Ark

Johan Huibers Builds Himself An Ark

Special Thursdays I always wished to be able to see how big Noah's Ark was, and now a Dutch builder has made that possible. I have known a lot of Dutch folks, and they are determined and diligent. My girls enjoyed seeing this and they thought I should share it for...

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Adventures in Odyssey

Special Thursdays My girls LOVE Adventures in Odyssey. It is a radio theatre program that is produced by Focus on the Family. This series has worked as an incentive for my girls to get things like school work and chores done in an efficient manner. If you give it a...

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Density

Density

Science - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 10 - To understand density, you need to know that scientists are talking about how close molecules are together. If the molecules are closer together, the object will weigh more. ~Laura » Density –...

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Great Fire of London

Great Fire of London

History - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 10 - Thomas Farrinor, who was Charles II's baker, accidentally started the great fire of London. He failed to notice his oven was on fire when he went to bed. What a burden he must have carried the rest...

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Charles Martel

Charles Martel

History - Cycle 2 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 10 - Charles Martel's last name means "the hammer." He was a strong, courageous leader and fought many battles. Charles Martel (Frankish ruler) -- Encyclopedia Britannica

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Closest Galaxy to the Milky Way

Closest Galaxy to the Milky Way

Science - Cycle 2 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 10 - Any time I study about outer space, I am blown away by its awesomeness and grandeur. This article contains some terms that are found in the memory work. ~Laura Closest Galaxy to the Milky Way  

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Exodus on Pinterest | 209 Pins

Exodus on Pinterest | 209 Pins

History - Cycle 1 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 10 - I am happy to let you know that on pinterest there is a person who has dedicated her site to the exodus. This is packed with many great ideas that can be used in conjunction with Claritas Classical...

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23 Chemical & Physical Reactions

23 Chemical & Physical Reactions

Special Thursdays: Wow, chemical reactions that are surprising. Does this ignite an interest in Chemistry? ~Laura 23 Extremely Freaky Chemical & Physical Reaction GIFs

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Periodic Tables

Science - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Week 13 - Well, Cycle 3 Science covers a lot of chemistry. The link below is a very interactive learning tool to help you student understand the many facets of the periodic table. TED-Ed and Periodic Videos

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Tariq Bin Ziyad

Tariq Bin Ziyad

History - Cycle 2 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 9 - I think this particular website did a fascinating job explaining the life of Tariq. I suggest you print the coloring sheet and read the information aloud to your students. ~Laura Tariq Bin Ziyad The...

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Science, Changes of State

Science, Changes of State

Science - Cycle 3 - Claritas Classical Academy Week 8 - So many examples of the changes of state are all around us. If you have ever gone camping, you know that as you are breathing while sleeping in the tent, when you wake up in the morning, the gas condensed to...

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Clovis I – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Clovis I – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

History - Cycle 2 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 8 - I really have enjoyed learning about the many historical people in the memory work. One thing I like to do is to see the paintings and what their fashion was and any other clues into what life was...

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Invertebrates Found on Biology4Kids.com

Invertebrates Found on Biology4Kids.com

Science - Cycle 1 - Claritas Classical Academy Memory Work Week 8 - Invertebrates, so many variations have been found, that it is mind blowing. We love to watch animal videos in our house and fortunately there is a video added on the link below. I hope you enjoy!...

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