EDIT: (watch Virtual Homeschool Convention Booth video recording here 4/10/2020). See after stream notes below. Typically, we try to hit a couple conventions each year. We usually go to Virginia Homeschoolers and do an event in Maine and/or Massachusetts. In the past, we’ve attended the S.E.A. convention in Atlanta and West Virginia. But this year … Continue reading "Build Your Library Virtual Homeschool Convention Booth"
To all of our valued customers, We wanted to take a moment to thank you all for your continued business through these unprecedented times. We have a few updates and reminders that we wanted to inform you all about. Online Orders As long as the internet remains on, you will all continue to have uninterrupted … Continue reading "Build Your Library COVID-19 Update"
All of a sudden, just about every family in the United States is now homeschooling. Or at least experiencing what I would call “temporary unexpected homeschooling”. The traditional homeschool families are pretty much running business as usual, minus their outside activities and co-ops, but their neighbors may be struggling with this new and challenging experience. … Continue reading "Homeschool Tips for Traditionally Non-Homeschooling Families"
It’s Time for the Annual Spring Sale! It’s my favorite time of year, not only for the weather, but because it’s also time to start thinking ahead to the new school year! Which means it is the perfect time to buy Build Your Library curriculum, because we’re having our 2020 Spring Sale! For the next two … Continue reading "2020 Spring Sale!"
For the sixth year in a row, Build Your Library has been nominated for the Practical Homeschooling Magazine Reader’s Choice awards! Although we cover K-12, we have been nominated in the “Elementary Curriculum” category. Perhaps someday we’ll be nominated for the middle school and high school categories, as well. But we will take it. While … Continue reading "2020 Practical Homeschooling Magazine Reader’s Choice award"
What, it’s daylight savings time again already? Though depending on where you live it may still feel like the depths of winter, we’re finally starting to see a glimmer of spring on the horizon! The air is growing warmer, the flowers and leaves are blooming, and the world is becoming colorful again! What’s a better … Continue reading "Spring 2020 Book Releases You and Your Children Should Look Out For!"
The following post will be a blog archive copy of the Build Your Library’s March 2020 Monthly Newsletter. If you missed the email, you can subscribe to our mailing list here. [Scheduled to be sent 03/02/20 8:00 AM EST] Hey everybody, it’s Emily from Build Your Library! If you are just going to skim the … Continue reading "March 2020 Monthly Newsletter"
Today is Darwin Day (February 12), a day to celebrate scientific ingenuity and bravery. Charles Darwin was just one of many scientists who strove to change the way people think about the world. Charles Robert Darwin, (February 12, 1809 – April 19, 1882) was an English biologist, naturalist and geologist. He was best known for … Continue reading "Happy Darwin Day!"
The following post will be a blog archive copy of the Build Your Library’s February 2020 Monthly Newsletter. If you missed the email, you can subscribe to our mailing list here. [Scheduled to be sent 02/03/20 8:00 AM EST] Hey everybody, it’s Emily from Build Your Library! If you are just going to skim the … Continue reading "February 2020 Monthly Newsletter"
In honor of Black History Month, I thought it would be fun to again recommend some favorite books that deal with civil rights and famous African Americans. Each Wednesday throughout the month of February I will share a selected book on our Build Your Library Facebook page. Here is the recap as it unfolds: 2/5/2020: My first … Continue reading "Black History Month Book Recommendations 2020"