The Grannie Annie – Historical Family Stories Written by Young People

http://www.thegrannieannie.org/ Online: Interviewing Tips, Writing Resources, Illustration Guide, 420 Published Stories, Index of Published Stories by Michael Leppert Many families have realized that a great way to learn about world history is to use their own family’s history as the center of their studies. Once they know a bit about a relative’s life, they can add to his/her experiences with general information, thus providing a...

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Beaver Cleaver & the Battle of Hastings

. . . If you use crummy words, people will think you’re a creep! www.homeschoolmagazine.com By Jerry Bailey About a year ago I was in Florida for my son’s wedding and had the TV on while getting dressed. I happened upon one of my all time favorite shows, “Leave it to Beaver.” In this episode, Wally was helping Beaver with his English homework, and Beaver was really struggling. Finally, in exasperation Beaver whined “English is really...

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