Books

Textbooks for Grade 2 Homeschoolers

Textbooks for Grade 2 Homeschoolers

We are currently in second grade. While we customize lessons for most of the subjects, we have these textbooks that we use as reference for the lessons we need to cover. Below are the textbooks for Grade 2 Homeschoolers we are using. ENGLISH For Language: Speak, Read and Write Authors: […]

 
 

Run, Dad, Run! Book Review

Run, Dad, Run! Book Review

We got this Run, Dad, Run book years ago and featured this at our running website takbo.ph. While Gab is loves reading books, he is not so interested in running yet during that time.  It was in 2016 that he picked up the book and asked us to read it […]

 
 

Why we love Geronimo Stilton Books

Why we love Geronimo Stilton Books

Geronimo Stilton books are Gab’s favorite book series. He has been reading them for more than a year and has finished reading more than 30 books from the series already. He is addicted to it. The Geronimo Stilton book series is aimed at the 9-12 year-old. Gab is an early reader. […]

 
 

Book Review: Pan de Sal Saves The Day

Book Review: Pan de Sal Saves The Day

Pan de Sal Saves The Day is a story about a young Filipino girl who lives in the Philippines. She feels she’s the unluckiest girl in school. She doesn’t like many things about her – her looks, even her name. Unlike her classmates, she does not own fancy things. One […]

 
 

Textbooks for Grade 1 Homeschoolers

Textbooks for Grade 1 Homeschoolers

We are teaching Gab subjects for Grade 1 and this time we need help from textbooks. In Kinder and Pre-school, we can simply find worksheets and activities online or at the bookstores. For Grade 1, we need a guide on what, how and when to teach them. Homeschool Global (formerly TMA) has […]

 
 

Learning Filipino with Elementary Tagalog Book

Learning Filipino with Elementary Tagalog Book

We are learning Filipino with Elementary Tagalog Book. This is one of the many books we started this quarter as we focus more on learning and speaking Tagalog. The book will teach you not just Filipino words for vocabulary but focuses on how you can converse properly.  It also teaches correct Tagalog […]

 
 

Raising Up MoneyWise Kids – Book Review

Raising Up MoneyWise Kids – Book Review

Chinkee Tan’s Raising Up MoneyWise Kids book is a good primer for parents who want their kids to establish strong financial values. It contains 10 main money lessons and short articles about the importance of teaching kids about money even at a young age. I remember getting my first allowance […]

 
 

All About the Philippines For Kids!

All About the Philippines For Kids!

All about the Philippines is a book about the facts that makes this Philippines unique. The three cousins Mary (who lives in Luzon), Jaime (who is from the Visayas) and Ari (who is a native in Mindanao) introduce readers to their homes, languages, traditions and even their favorite places to visit. […]

 
 

The Little Shop of Monsters Book Review

The Little Shop of Monsters Book Review

In the book The Little Shop of Monsters, Goosebumps author R.L. Stine creates a book about monsters for kids who doesn’t love monsters. The Little Shop of Monsters is a funny children’s book about wacky monsters. I grew up having adults telling me stories about horrible monsters that scares me until […]

 
 

The One Year Devotions for Preschoolers Book Review

The One Year Devotions for Preschoolers Book Review

Reading is part of Gab’s bedtime routine. We would read aloud together every night and we’re happy to find a book that we can read with him everyday. Last year we finished the The One Year Devotions for Preschoolers 2 and this year we finally got the first book. The […]