Book Seeds By Blossom and Root
Exploring Language & Poetry
All inspired by a beautiful children’s book selection!
The Ponds Collection
More issues arriving in 2020
In the Store Now:
Over and Under the Pond
Exploring: Pond Anatomy
Butternut Hollow Pond
Exploring: Pond Food Webs
More Issues Coming in 2020!
Spring 2018 Issues:
Our Spring 2018 Individual Issues:
Spring 2018 Issue No. 1: Up in the Garden and Down In the Dirt by Kate Messner and Christopher Silas Neal
Topics: Soil, Roots, and the pH Scale
Spring Issue No. 2: Planting a Rainbow by Lois Ehlert
Topics: Flower Anatomy, the Life Cycle of Flowering Plants, and Fractals
Spring 2018 Issue No. 3: A Rainbow of My Own by Don Freeman
Topics: Rainbows and Prisms
Spring 2018 Issue No. 4: A Nest is Noisy by Dianna Hutts Aston and Sylvia Long
Topics: Nests and Hexagons
Spring 2018 Issue No. 5: The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle
Topics: Seed Distribution and Needs
Spring 2018 Issue No. 6: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
Topics: Moths, Butterflies, and Symmetry
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More Seasonal Issues Coming Soon!
Available Book Seeds: PROFILES IN SCIENCE Issues
A Secular Homeschooling Resource | Adaptable for learners in the elementary grades (ages 6 to 12)
First Grade / Year One Collection:
Profiles in Science Issue No. 1: Solving the Puzzle Under the Sea: Marie Tharp Maps the Ocean Floor by Robert Burleigh
Topics: Echolocation and Sonar Technology, Cartography, the Landscape Beneath the Ocean’s Surface, and Asking Big Questions
Profiles in Science Issue No. 2: Charles Darwin’s Around-the-World Adventure by Jennifer Thermes
Topics: Charles Darwin, Natural Selection, Field Drawing and Nature Journaling, Observation as a Scientific Tool, and the Importance for Environmental Responsibility in Science Fields
Profiles in Science Issue No. 3: Mary Anning and the Sea Dragon by Jeannine Atkins
Topics: Mary Anning, What Fossils Tell Us, Types of Fossils, Paleontology
Profiles in Science: The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind (Picture Book Edition) by William Kamkwamba and Bryan Mealer
Topics: Wind energy, wind mills, energy sources, drought, tinkering, and problem-solving
Profiles in Science: One Plastic Bag: Isatou Cessay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia by Miranda Paul
Topics: Plastic waste, biodegradability, recycling and upcycling, reducing single-use plastic waste, taking action through small and intentional choices.
Important Note: The sixth Book Seed issue in this series, focusing on John Muir, will be replaced with an issue on Standing Rock in fall of 2020. The new issue will be sent to previous purchasers of this bundle, free of charge. The John Muir issue is no longer available for individual purchase. It will be included in our first grade bundle and in the Profiles in Science Year 1 bundle until it is replaced this fall. Thank you!
Year 2 and Year 3 issues of Profiles in Science Coming in Fall / Winter 2020!
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