10 Reasons to Teach History with Movies

Teaching history with movies has many advantages and makes learning fun and memorable! Here are 10 reasons to teach history through movies. 10 Reasons to Teach History with Movies Nothing can bring history to life like the big screen. Even if they’re not 100% historically accurate, many historical movies invite looking further… Read More

WWI and Great Depression Movies for Middle School and High School

Bring history to life through movies! Here is a list of WWI and Great Depression movies for middle school and high school that are PG-13 or under. I am a major supporter of teaching history through movies. Nothing can bring history to life like the big screen. Even if they’re not 100% historically… Read More

18 Righteous Holocaust Rescuers; their movies and memoirs

  Being a WWII history buff, I have came across the stories of hundreds of the brave men and women who resisted Hitler, yet often, most only have a picture and a small biography about them. These heroes deserve more than that. It’s important to remember these brave men and women,… Read More

Return to the Hiding Place

YAY! Return to the Hiding Place officially announced they WILL be releasing it this year in the US! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Return-to-the-Hiding-Place/341262263480 The film is the true story of Corrie ten Boom’s teenage resistance fighters during the war. Who’s going to see it in theaters?? I. CAN’T. WAIT. By Samantha | Filed under… Read More

Free Apps For Middle and High School

I have came across a bunch of apps for homeschooling elementary-school kids, but what about high school? Here is a short list of educational apps I have found. Algebra and Geometry Free graphing calculator (William Jockusch) – Awesome graphing calculator. Quick Graph (Colombiamug) Khan Academy (Khan Academy) – App for the famous… Read More