Mr. D

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About Mr. D

I was trained as a teacher in Africa. The English system of education mandated that if I were handed a class to teach, as long as I understood the content to be taught, I should be able to use good principles and practices in delivering an exciting, valuable and challenging lesson. I love teaching and leading students, young or old. Watching the light go on as a Servant Leader says, “Oh, I get it!”, or seeing a real life-change in one of them is still one of my favorite experiences.

Why Choose A Homeschool Education?

By | October 19th, 2015|Christian Home School Program|

As the world requires increased exposure to science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM),  and parents demand programs that incorporate Christian values, a growing number of families choose homeschooling as an alternative to traditional public or private schools. While homeschooling is an often-used term with which parents may be familiar, mainstream parents may not be aware [...]

Engineering Essentials Class Visits Lockheed Martin

By | September 22nd, 2015|Engineering|

There is no better way to see how broad the field of Engineering is than to tour a manufacturing plant. The Engineering Essentials class saw this first hand on Friday, September 4th as they toured Lockheed Martin’s Marietta facility. Although the application was an aircraft, many majors and functions could be seen. Lockheed employs aerospace, [...]

Common Core

By | September 15th, 2015|Common Core|

We at Living Science believe that God has entrusted parents with the responsibility for educating their own children.    Teach [God’s Word and laws] to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up. Deut 11:19 While that education [...]

The Maritime Forest

By | July 13th, 2015|Teacher Updates|

Any Living Science student who has been on an expedition to Jekyll Island, GA will be familiar with this topic. The maritime forest is a unique habitat for birds, animals, and insects, and boasts such unusual sights as the “old man’s beard” hanging from the branches of the ubiquitous Live Oak trees. Join Mrs. D [...]

God in Today’s Technology

By | July 13th, 2015|Teacher Updates|

By: Traci Martin From computers to phones and even our cars, technology has become an integral part of modern day life and has transformed how we communicate and how information is shared. What better information to share than the truth of Jesus Christ! The Internet is able to reach parts of the world that are [...]

Not Your Average Spanish Class

By | July 13th, 2015|Teacher Updates|

By: Beverly Dingley Hmmm… The suggested title for a blog post gave me pause. My flesh wants to delight you with tales of all the magnificent things we do and how my Spanish instruction is superior to all other. Alas, that is not true.  Three of our children gradated from Cherokee county public schools and [...]

Bird Watching at the Rookery

By | July 13th, 2015|Mrs. D's Favorite Places|

Mrs. D lays yet another foundation for working with children. This time, she explores bird life in one of her favorite places, and applies some biblical principles about children. Enjoy!

The History of Thanksgiving

By | July 13th, 2015|Teacher Updates|

By: Tammy Largin “Every good and perfect gift…” James 1:17 “No people ought to feel greater obligations to celebrate the goodness of the Great Disposer of Events of the destiny of Nations than the people of the United States. . . And to the same Divine Author of Every Good and Perfect Gift we are [...]

Caretta Caretta or Loggerhead Turtles

By | July 13th, 2015|Mrs. D's Favorite Places|

By Mrs. D  (Co-Founder of Living Science Home Studies, Inc.) As we walked onto the beach for the first time this summer, there it was, right next to the access path…a turtle nest.    Our two little grandsons were delighted and very excited. They asked me how the turtle put the eggs there, how deep [...]