Thank you to all who attended our Thanks & Giving Facebook Open House on Thursday, November 17
A special thanks to A Journey Through Learning, Steve Sensenig at Worship Keys, and Hal and Melanie Young at Raising Real Men for their generous prize and gift donations,
The prize winners are listed below. If you are a winner, please email Michelle (at) Apologia (dot) com with your name, address, and phone number (We respect your privacy and will not share it with any third parties.)
Apologia Grand Prize Pack: Gidget at Homeschooling Unscripted
How to Have A H.E.A.R.T For Your Kids by Rachael Carman: Becca Winter, Stefanie at http://www.sustainablesteffanie.blogspot.com/
Arrival of a King Lapbook by A Journey Through Learning : Roxanne McLintock, Jennifer Newsom
Christmas Lapbook from A Journey Through Learning: : Sandra Easterling, Melanie Kendall
Raising Real Men: Robin at http://hasanyoneseenmypurse.blogspot.com/, Nikki Snyder
The Ultimate Homeschool Planner by Debra Bell: Rachael T http://rachelsreflections-rachelt.blogspot.com/
Ultimate Guide to Homeschooling Teens by Debra Bell One Step at a Time (on Facebook)
Christmas Solitude Cd by Steve Sensenig: Unionvale Mom, Julieanne Pratt
Young Explorers Science textbook of your choice by Jeannie Fulbright: Kristine at http://heartsandhandsforhim.blogspot.com/
A blessed Thanksgiving to you and your family!
The Apologia Live Team
Special announcement! Amanda Pelser, blogging at ThePelsers.com, is starting an online book discussion for How To Have A H.E.A.R.T.! The group begins January 2, 2012–after the Christmas break. What an encouraging way to start 2012! There is also a Facebook group for the book discusion. Visit Amanda's blog here to read details about H.E.A.R.T. book discussion. (Also, check out her blog, Amanda shares her heart, teaching ideas, and more.)
P.S. You can hear Rachael Carman speak live this coming March in Atlanta or Baltimore at the Apologia Live retreats for homeschool moms. Bring a friend, your homeschool support group, or a church group and join Rachaels and the Apologia Live team for 2 days of prayer, fellowship, and spiritual refreshment! Details at www.ApologiaLive.com
The contest part of this post is now closed. Thanks!
We hope you enjoy gathering together on the Apologia Facebook Wall and the Apologia Live blog to give thanks for God's blessings on our families and homeschools!
As a special thanks to YOU, we have a virtual party bag!
Please read carefully, these goodies will be available for a few days, so enjoy the Open House and grab the goodies when you can!
Gift # 1: A Special Gift from A Journey Through Learning – Holiday Parades Lapbook!
This lapbook is meant to be used as a place to get creative while watching your favorite holiday parade!
First, chose your parade.
Next, gather the family.
And finally, enjoy the parade!
As you watch the parade, use the note-taking pages we have included at the back of this package to write down your information. All of the information gathered on these forms will be used to complete your lapbook. So, make sure to take good notes!
Then, after the parade, have fun filling out the booklets in your lapbook. What a fun way to record your holiday memories.
Watching a parade has never have been so educational!
To get your free lapbook, visit A Journey Through Learning, put this lapbook in your cart, and use coupon code NOVFBPARTY at checkout. You'll receive this lapbook absoultely FREE!
Thank you to A Journey Through Learning for making our Thanksgiving and Christmas season this year extra special (and educational!)
Gift # 2: Free Apologia Resources and One person is going to win a $50 Apologia Gift Card!
The Apologia e-newsletter will be coming out soon! We are giving one $50 gift card to a lucky e-newsletter subscriber–instructions for entry will be in the e-newsletter! Plus, when you sign up for our e-newsletter, you will get over a dozen free homeschooling articles, webinars, podcasts, product samples (electronic versions).
Simply enter your email address at this link, then enjoy all the free gifts, and you could win a $50 Apologia gift card–watch the e-newsletter for details!
Click here to get the freebies!
Two special freebies!
In case you have missed the news over the past week, we have two special freebies.
Have you visited our Natvitiy Shoppe? You'll enjoy apologetics and Christmas articles. Plus, browse the beautiful Christmas goodies. Click here to visit the Nativity Shoppe!
Have you ever studied snow rollers and other snow phenomena? The Old Schoolhouse Magazine is giving a FREE Ana Lyze unit study to everyone who completes our shor 10-question technology survey. This survey will be online for a few more days and only takes a minute to complete. We appreciate your feedback to help us develop CD and online versions of our products!
Please click here to take the survey and get your free ebook: The Curiosity Files™:
Snow Rollers & Other Snow Phenomena
Explorations With Professor Ana Lyze—Expert in Outlandish Oddities
A FUN unit study for kids ages 8–13
Snow is the highlight of every child’s winter, but how much do your children actually know about it? What fun new facts will they learn? This is a wonderfully intriguing study! You’ll no doubt be as fascinated as your children!
Children just love learning about odd things in nature, and they’ll be more than amused to learn . . . “Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Snow Rollers and Other Snow Phenomena”!
Tonight is the Apologia Thanks & Giving Facebook Open House!
We are gathering on Facebook tonight to celebrate God’s blessings–especially the blessing of our families! Let's give thanks together and give each other encouragement. (We'll also be giving out fun prizes!)
Join the Apologia Live team as we celebrate together. The festivities will begin at 9:00 P.M. eastern time on the Apologia Facebook wall. http://www.Facebook.com/ApologiaWorld
Some quick notes we wanted to share about the event:
- Apologia Live speakers will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. Join Rachael Carman, Sherri Seligson, Jeannie Fulbright, and Debra Bell, for an hour of warm homeschooling fellowship!
- Contests will be run on the Apologia Live blog (where you are reading this!) and you’ll have until 11:00 p.m. EST to enter the contests. So, relax, enjoy the party conversation, and enter the contests at your leisure.
- Please read contest entries carefully for entry information. You must be 18 years or older to enter each contest. Contests will be posted every 15 minutes starting at 9:00 and ending with the final one posted at 10:00.
- What party would be complete without a party gift bag? Many thanks to A Journey Through Learning who is sponsoring the goodie bag that each attendee will enjoy—FREE!
One last thing . . . have fun! Post your questions to Rachael, Debra, Jeannie, and Sherri, join the conversation, and enter the contests. See you at 9:00 p.m. eastern tonight, November 17.
God’s continued blessings for your family,
The Apologia Live team