Chemistry, Comic Books

The Comic Book Periodic Table of the Elements

If you’ve got super hero fans in your homeschool, they will really enjoy this totally unique Periodic Table of the Elements, compiled by two professors at the University of Kentucky Chemistry Department! Each element has links to comic book pages where that element was featured as a part of the story. Just click on an element to see a list of comic book pages involving that element. It’s a great way to learn more about specific elements – and loads of fun for comic book fans!

CLICK HERE to go to the website!

Audio, Comic Books, Living Books

Tom Sawyer – Audio Dramatization & Bonus

Today we have a great half hour AUDIO dramatization of Mark Twain’s immortal book, “Tom Sawyer”. It’s lots of fun, and a wonderful taste of the full book – perfect summertime listening!

To listen to this 30 minute MP3 audio program, CLICK HERE. If you want to download it, RIGHT click the link and “save link” to your computer. Mac users, press the “control” key, then click the link and save to your mac.

BONUS: We also have this comic book adaptation of Mark Twain’s immortal story, from the golden age of comics. This is a very faithful, well-done version of the story and a neat way to introduce readers to this timeless classic! To download this large (38 meg) PDF ebook, RIGHT CLICK HERE and “save” to your pc. Mac users, press the “control” key and click the link, then save to your mac.