Favorites of the Year ~ a Crew “review” of our favorite reviews

Looking back over the wonderful resources we have gotten to review is always a lot of fun. We take a seat at the table with our list of vendors and reviews. We grab a sheet of paper to keep track of our favorites with and we begin debating. 

The Homeschool Review Crew has certain categories for us to vote in and those tallies for the whole Crew will come out later this week. Ours, though, are coming to you today. Here, in no particular order, are our favorites. (As a note – we did not all agree on every category and Mom had to pull out the old “my vote counts more” to come up with a winner in a few of these.)

Writing Curriculum: Reading Eggs

Vocabulary Resource: Roman Roads Picta Dicta

Penmanship Curriculum: Cursive Logic

Literature Curriculum: YWAM

History/Social Studies Supplement: Heirloom Audio’s St. Bartholomew’s Eve

History/Social Studies Curriculum: YWAM

Science: Apologia (Exploring Creation With Human Anatomy and Physiology)

Foreign Language Supplement: Roman Roads Picta Dicta

Fine Arts: Artistic Pursuits

Elective: Practice Monkeys (review still to come in early January 2019)

Christian Education Curriculum: YWAM

Christian Education Supplement: Brinkman Adventures

Elementary Product: Branch Out World (Paddington Unit Study)

Junior High: Critical Thinking Company (Something’s Fishy At Lake Iwannafisha)

High School: Code for Teens

Parent Product: Northwest Treasures

Best Product I Didn’t Know I Needed: CashCrunch Careers

Best Online Resource: Kids Email

Best E-Product: Homeschool In The Woods

Best Audio: Brinkman Adventures

Best Book: Carol P. Roman

Kid’s Choice – Miss L: Critical Thinking Co.  (Something’s Fishy At Lake Iwannafisha)

Kid’s Choice – Miss J: Reading Eggs

Teen’s Choice – Miss E: Princess Cut movie

Parent’s Choice: Drive Thru History Adventures

There were so many wonderful resources that it was really hard to choose favorites. We did “edit” a couple so that we could make sure to vote for all those we loved. Even so, I still didn’t get to include By The Way Books anywhere since my kiddos outvoted me in a couple of places. So, I am using this opportunity to say how much I do enjoy them. 

Be sure to visit the Homeschool Review Crew to find out what the final tally of votes for all of the Crew was. There are several categories that we did not vote in since we did not review anything from that categories (ex: preschool). The post will be live on the blog for the Crew on Friday, November 30, at 8 AM EST.

We have truly been blessed again this year by the vendors that work with the Crew. I encourage you to visit the links above for any (and all) of the products that you find interesting or perhaps might be interesting for your own students or personal education. 

At Home.

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3 thoughts on “Favorites of the Year ~ a Crew “review” of our favorite reviews

  1. […] @ At Home: where life happens Favorites of the Year ~ a Crew “review” of our favorite reviews – Find out which products our family voted our favorites of 2018, from curriculum to […]

  2. Cassie Deputie December 1, 2018 at 10:26 am Reply

    Thanks for this! I love the list and links to your reviews!!

  3. […] @ At Home: where life happens Favorites of the Year ~ a Crew “review” of our favorite reviews – Find out which products our family voted our favorites of 2018, from curriculum to […]

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