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Sharks Unit Study – Best Non-fiction Books Review Part I

Best Homeschool Shark Unit Study Non-fiction Books Review Part 1

Introduction: Why the shark obsession?Sharks are one of the top marine predators most loved and studied by kids and adults today. Notice I said, “One of”. Big nature organizations such as Discovery’s Shark Week,  and its rival, National Geographic’s Sharkfest (rivaling its competitor with SIX weeks of shark TV festivities) both capitalize on this fascination we humans … Read more

What’s A Homeschool Unit Study?

what is a homeschool unit study

What is a unit study?A unit study is a focused topical study of high child interest that connects multiple subjects all relating back to the main topic.Check out the video for this post below.  Since kids LOVE studying the ocean, I will use a homeschool ocean unit study sample with a seashore focus.Answer Specific Questions … Read more

The Sharks Online Unit Study Backstory

NatureGlo's Sharks Unit Study Backstory

The First And Last Time I Was Fired I had it! I was so sick and tired of marching to every whim of my principals in all the various private schools I had worked at since 1996 as an elementary and middle school science and math teacher. I had SOME teaching liberties unheard of in public … Read more

How to Use the Sharks Online Unit Study in Your Homeschool Science

How to use the sharks online unit study in your homeschool science

Many in the homeschool community are familiar with the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week. Did you know it’s been airing every July since 1988? It’s pretty sensational. I have created a real goodie for you either before, during, after Shark Week or whenever, whether you watch Shark Week or not. It’s super awesome for fun summer … Read more

How to Regain Better Stewardship of the Earth with Math and Science eLearning

NatureGlo's eScience MathArt and Science Membership Grand Opening

NatureGlo at Wild Roots Intentional Community in North Carolina, summer 2010.Yes, that’s my mug. It was the summer of 2010. I was feeling wild, free, and very close to nature. I had spent a week living off-grid with a small group of amazing people at Wild Roots intentional community in North Carolina. What’s an intentional … Read more

How to Join a Math & Science Community of Online Learning

Let’s face it. The computer age has infiltrated most of our lives, save for those who choose for it not to. If you’re reading this blog, you most likely use your computer on a daily basis. Modern technology and the computer age are sweeping the planet, increasing in popular use as well as changing our … Read more

The Curious Deep-Sea Communities – NatureGlo’s Marine Biology Student Guest Post

Today’s post is going to amuse, amaze and cause a stir within to study our greatly unexplored oceanic abyss looking at the deep sea communities! Students from the NeS Dramatic Deep Sea Creatures course have been “diving deep” with their blogging research from the latest deep sea research from NOAA’s and MBARI’s deep-sea research. Without further blogging on my part, … Read more

NatureGlo’s Homeschool Math Enrichment & Science eLearning Grand Opening

Welcome to the launch of my NatureGlo’s eScience (NeS) online math and science classes eLearning center! I’m NatureGlo also known as Gloria Brooks. and this is the new home base for NatureGlo’s online classes.  I help homeschoolers and schoolers by offering online classes for upper elementary, middle and high school students. The areas of study … Read more

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