• Robot Arena: Design and Destroy

    Our 9 year old daughter loves robots. We have Lego Mindstorms and Vex robot kits, but one surprisingly good find has been Robot Arena: Design and Destroy, a PC video game that simulates BattleBots style robotic combat. The game is getting quite old, but it runs well on Windows XP. It does have some occasional […]



  • EPGY Expansion

    Stanford’s outstanding EPGY program gets even better! Great news was released today! EPGY has consistently exceeded our expectations with each of our experiences with them. Directly from EPGY program: Stanford’s online high school adds grades seven, eight and nine The Education Program for Gifted Youth at Stanford University will be adding three additional grades to […]



  • Liberty’s Kids

    Last year we were struggling with getting Elizabeth going on American History until we found Liberty’s Kids. Elizabeth had some interest in Egyptians and the middle ages but not much else as far as history. We tried The Complete Book of U.S. History workbook by School Specialty (Sam’s Club special) but she didn’t want to […]