Archive for June, 2007

The Battle of the Ovens / The Chinese Nightingale

Tuesday, June 26th, 2007

This week’s “living books for the ears” programs are:

“The Battle of the Ovens”… a true story of a lowly bread baker whose quick witted thinking at a pivotal point in the American Revolution saved the Continental Army.

Also, “The Chinese Nightingale”, a great fairy tale and cautionary story the whole family will enjoy.

And while you’re here, be sure to behold the “Fainting Goats”, a truly memorable and hilarious guest video.

Here’s the link: http://www.chirotoons.com/HSRS/current.html

Please join us!

The Mysterious Pirate Pit VIDEOS

Wednesday, June 20th, 2007

Here’s a neat update on this week’s program:

Over on our Great Homeschool Videos blog, we just posted four videos about the “Mysterious Pirate Pit”, the subject of this week’s “Living Book for the Ears” program in the post below.

If you’d like to watch these, listen to our program first, then click on over for a cool update & documentary!

Click here for the  videos 

True Summertime Mysteries!

Tuesday, June 19th, 2007

Two great True Summertime Mysteries for you this week:

The Mysterious Pirate Pit

and

The Mystery of the Spotted Death 

Both great programs to enjoy on a hot summer evening! Click here to go to this week’s programs! 

Great Homeschool Videos is back!

Thursday, June 14th, 2007

Hooray!

We’ve got Great Homeschool Videos back up and running after wrestling YouTube to the ground and twisting their arm until they hollered “uncle”! Stop by and say “hi”!

Queen Joanna and the Abbot

Tuesday, June 12th, 2007

This week’s “Living Book for the Ears” program is our Second Place Winner in our 2007 “Make Your Own Radio Program” competition…

Queen Joanna and the Abbot
by Mary & Laura Kizior and Amanda, Megan & Teresa Dominick

A pride filled Queen learns that the answers to her questions come at a higher price than she bargained for. You’ll really enjoy this humorous adaptation of the classic story based on “King John and the Abbot” by James Baldwin.

In addition, we have a second “homemade” tale for you this week…

The Inchcape Rock by the Hoyer Family

plus some exciting news about our upcoming resources!

Click here to go to this week’s newsletter 

Arnold Winkelreid

Monday, June 4th, 2007

This week’s program is our 3rd Place Winner in the 2007 Make Your Own Radio Program Contest… Nathan Pilling’s great adaptation of the story of “Arnold Winkelreid”. His version of this classic true story of heroism is excellent!

Also this week…

* Participate in our survey on ADHD / ADD problems

* and get a sneak peek at our new collections coming out in just a few more weeks!

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