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FAQs

How Do You Teach Grades K-3?

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One of the most frequently asked questions I get is “How do you teach the younger grades?” I’ve been homeschool over 25 years so I don’t worry about checking all the boxes as much as new homeschoolers.  My goal is to teach them to Love God Love Others Create in them a love of learning. This is accomplished by giving ... Read More »

Do You Teach Hebrew Roots?

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Yes. We do examine the Hebrew roots of Christianity in our history curriculum and in our teaching methods. We also publish A Family Guide to the Biblical Holidays. We study a Hebrew book-written by Hebrews; we serve a Hebrew Lord-who had Hebrew disciples; we desire to follow the first century church-which was first predominately Hebrew; and through Christ, we are ... Read More »

What Do I Need to Get Started with Heart of Wisdom?

Begin by praying for wisdom. God will lead you. Those whom He calls, He equips. He knows what your children will face in the future, and He will give you what you need to educate them in the way they need to be educated. Trust God for what you need. When we rely on Him, we are on our way ... Read More »

How to Read Your Homeschool Ebooks on Kindle

You can place your Heart of Wisdom eBooks or any PDF to Kindle. Reading your personal documents on a Kindle has never been easier. Option 1: Send via Kindle App Send to Kindle for PC, Send to Kindle for Mac and Send to Kindle for Google Chrome are free applications that let you easily send your personal documents to your registered ... Read More »

Heart of Wisdom Homeschool Reviews

Here are some reviews. Please feel free to add your own below. Using HOW has been a life-changing experience for our entire family. We spend more time together in God’s Word and are growing in our understanding together! Learning Israel’s history has been a tremendous benefit to understanding all of history, past, present, and future. Also, learning about our Hebrew ... Read More »

Concern Over Hebrew Ways?

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A lot of Christians investigating Heart of Wisdom show concern about our focus on the Hebrew people and methods. Why? Well, it is somewhat normal to react this way– It’s the same as the wrath of a mother bear protecting her baby out of love. We don’t want anything to take away from the perfect sacrifice of Jesus. Any hint ... Read More »

12 Year Living Book Plan

The Heart of Wisdom Teaching Approach is a Bible based 12 year organized plan (4 years X 3 times) using living books.At the time of this writing the following prepared, 4-Step lesson unit studies are available from Heart of Wisdom Read More »

Four-Year Plan Charlotte Mason Living Book Plan

The Heart of Wisdom teaching approach is a four-year program consisting of several multi-level unit studies where each member of the family studies the same subject at the same time on their own individual level. This four-year rotation course gives each child three distinct exposures to each topic on their own level Read More »

What is Classical Education?

This surge of interest to return to Greek classical education cries, "We need to return to the traditional literary culture, the classical standards of the past." Insistence on a "back to basics" curriculum of "reading, writing and arithmetic," has again become popular. It is a desire to turn back to the fork where we took the wrong road. Read More »

Balancing the 3Rs and the Bible

Telling a home- schooling parent to teach with a Bible focus is easy. Accomplishing that goal? That’s entirely different. It’s so easy to get caught up in the 3Rs (Reading, wRiting, and aRithmetic) and leave out the Bible. We want our children to learn in a Christian setting, and we believe that these subjects are what they must learn. But ... Read More »

What Bible Do You Recommend?

In Heart of Wisdom unit study lessons we quote the King James Bible. Occasionally we give side-by-side comparisons of several versions. We recommend a chronological Bible for reading through the Bible in a year and give the page numbers to The Narrated Bible. The text in The Narrated Bible can be used for dictation and copying lessons (for teaching handwriting, ... Read More »

Do You Offer Phone Support?

Our primary focus is to create materials to promote God's Word. We made the decision to become wise stewards of our time by providing access to more written information such as sample pages, answers to frequently asked questions, and message boards on our web sites. Read More »

Why Four-Step Lessons?

Each lesson in Heart of Wisdom unit studies contains four basic steps. These four steps comprise a cycle of instruction based on the four learning styles. Each of the four steps teaches to one of these four learning styles. The chart below gives an overview of the four steps. Read More »

How Do You Utilize the Intenet?

Each Heart of Wisdom unit study is full of hundreds of Internet links to interactive or informative Web pages. You don’t have to search for information-we guide you-giving several links appropriate for each lesson. Using the Heart of Wisdom Link Library We spend many hours investigating links in each lesson to find the best links. We use  a special system that ... Read More »

What is an Ebook?

Heart of Wisdom Ebooks are presented in Adobe Acrobat file format (also called PDF files), and in order to access your ebook, you will have to first download the free Acrobat Reader program to your computer. Adobe® Reader® is the tool for opening and using Adobe PDFs that are created in Adobe Acrobat®. How do I read the Ebook? You ... Read More »