Great Photos of America!

Did you know that for many years a woman has been photographing America in order to preserve it for all generations? Carol Highsmith’s wonderful website features beautiful photographs of America and its unique buildings and scenery. I know you and your children will enjoy looking through her photographs and reading more about her selfless love for America.

http://www.carolhighsmithamerica.com/

Bill Perry

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Bill Perry is a husband, pastor, teacher, counselor, missionary, author, nationally recognized speaker, and for 25 years a homeschool dad of 7 kids, all of whom are walking with the Lord. He speaks and trains people around the US at conventions, conferences, churches, youth groups, Christian schools, camps and retreats on a variety of topics related to the Bible, missions, home life, worldview, cross-cultural communication, storytelling and evangelism.

Mr. Science Teacher – Matthew Poston

Mr. Science Teacher

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Mr. Science Teacher, Matthew Poston, is a licensed by the Illinois State Board of Education to teach physics, chemsitry, and mathematics. He has over 20 years of teaching experience! He wows students at the KidsZone & Worldview Teen Track events with hands-on science activities that are load’s of fun!

Matthew Poston, wows students with unique hands-on science activities, for loads of science fun. Children in the KidsZone & Worldview Teen Track events set up science labs, makes instant snow, practice with gyroscopes, dynamos, gears and gadgets, explore electricity and more.

Randi St. Denis

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Randi St. Denis, Director of Home Educators Encouragement Alliance (HEEA), is an educator, popular homeschool speaker, and a seasoned homeschooling mom. Using her degree in Educational Psychology, Randi works as a consultant to public, private, and homeschool families; providing teaching expertise and assistance for all types of children. She is recognized as an expert in the technical aspects of learning that allow every type of child, from special needs to gifted, the opportunity to learn well.

Some of Randi’s seminar/conference topics include:

  • Beginning Homeschooling
  • Homeschooling the High Schooler
  • Early Learners, Parenting: Fun or Frenzy
  • Parent Perspectives: Special Needs

Randi and her husband have homeschooled their seven children for the past 23 years; all of whom have gone on to college.

Dinah Zike

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Dinah Zike is coming to ATLANTA!

Dinah Zike is known for designing hands-on manipulatives that are used nationally and internationally by teachers, parents, and educational publishing companies. She is a frequent keynote speaker and continuing education consultant and presents to over 50,000 teachers and parents every year.

Her book, The Big Book of Books and Activities, won the Teacher’s Choice Award for “instructional value, ease of use, quality, and innovation”, and has become a teaching methods classic. Most recently, Dinah was awarded the Council for Elementary Science International’s Advocate Award.

Dinah Zike is an explosion of energy and ideas. Her excitement and joy for learning inspires everyone she touches. She knows how hard it is to make each day special for children because she taught for over ten years in the public school system.

Make Learning Fun!
Attend Dinah Zike Seminar at the Homeschool Expo!

Dinah Zike – noted for inventing and developing three-dimensional educational manipulatives, also called graphic organizers.

The designer of hands-on manipulatives that are used nationally and internationally by teachers, parents, and educational publishing companies. A frequent keynote speaker and continuing education consultant, Dinah presents to over 50,000 teachers and parents every year.For all ages from Preschool through High School – graphic organizers make learning fun and easy.

  • Engage multiple ages of children at the same time.
  • Bring excitement to your homeschool learning while students create materials that make learning and memorizing enjoyable.
  • Make it easier for students to grasp concepts, facts, and ideas, or to sequence events.
  • Multitudes of creative formats in which students can present projects, research, experiment results, and inquiry based reports instead of typical poster board or science fair formats….
  • Incorporate comparing and contrasting, cause and effect, and similarities and differences into daily work and long-term projects
  • Immerse students in previously learned vocabulary, concepts, generalizations, ideas, theories, etc.
  • Integrate language arts, social studies, mathematics, and science.