Abraham in History

15th May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - 2 Comments

Several months ago I began a new writing project. My son Aaron (one of the authors of Latin For Children) and I are working together on Classical Academic Press’s History For Children series. Aaron has the historical knowledge, and I add worksheets, quizzes, and some editorial expertise.  It’s been a very long time since I learned » Read More

Listen to the Story

15th May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

A month ago when I stopped in at the Classical Academic Press office I had a pleasant surprice. Chris Perrin reached into his trash can beside his desk and took out a CD. “You might like to have this,” he commented.  The CD was a draft version of the audio for God’s Great Covenant: Old Testament » Read More

The Right Person for the Job

7th May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Last November I built my first ginger breadhouse. That is, I built it with lots of help from my husband and my granddaughter Lauren. We carted our precious gingerbread house kit all the way on the plane from Harrisburg to Orlando, being very careful of our precious cargo. Saturday morning the three of us gathered » Read More

Come and say hello!

7th May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Homeschool fair season is in full swing. Today is the first day of CHAP, the large Pennsylvania homeschool fair. Several weeks ago Joanna and I went to Frederick , and as the weeks go by I’ll be in Orlando, Richmond, Raleigh, and northern Virginia. Each homeschool fair energizes me, even though my feet get sore » Read More

Got Questions???

6th May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - No Comments

Do you have a question about the Bible or theology that needs an answer?  I found the website www.GotQuestions.org. The site has answers for over 220,000 questions submitted from readers. Put a key word into the  search field see if there’s already an answer. If not, go to the “ask a question” page and write » Read More

The Happiest People on Earth

3rd May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - 2 Comments

Who are the happiest people on earth? People who study such things say that the United States is first in the world in regards to wealth. Where do you think the United States ranks in terms of happiness?  Well, it’s not first.  In fact, the United States isn’t even in the top ten. Americans rank » Read More

What’s unique about God’s Great Covenant?

2nd May, 2010 - Posted by Claire Larsen - 2 Comments

I  go to homeschool fairs with Classical Academic Press for a number of reasons. I like to meet people … I like to tell people about CAP’s  books (because I believe they are the highest quality in every subject area).  I also like to browse the other vendors and examine the other Bible curricula and » Read More