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The Israelites in Slavery

We had great fun learning about the Israelites in Slavery, and the girls experienced a little (a very little) about what it was like being a slave to the Egyptians. Israelites in Slavery: Reading Abigail read the lesson from the Mystery of History text book, and I read out everything covering the Israelites in Egypt…

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Mystery of History: Lesson Eight – The Tower of Babel

I wondered what on earth I could teach my girls about the Tower of Babel.  I mean, they have read their Bible.  And they are very familiar with the story.  What else was there?  It wasn't until I began digging a bit deeper, using the Mystery of History text as my starting point, that I…

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Mystery of History Lesson Four: Noah and the Flood

We all know the story of Noah and the flood which almost killed off the world as we know it.  Years ago, before I even knew about the God who created our world, I remember playing Noah's ark with my friends and upside down chairs as the ark.  But it was only when I came…

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Ancient Egypt Homeschool Resource: Mysteries of the Nile

I had wanted to find the perfect ancient Egyptian resource.  An ancient Egyptian resource which would not only be interesting to the children, but also to me.  I had already taught this era to my older three children and I needed something which would give a spark to it second time round.  Mysteries of the…

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