2015 Conference Bookfair Vendors (Alphabetical)

2 On the GoBooth 108
Parent math resource products that include books, math kits and a CD package are offered. Our parent friendly materials include tricks and tips, examples, explanations, test strategies, vocabulary, diagrams, and creative ideas to use in day-to-day problem solving. Basic math fundamentals enable parents to assist children in becoming problem-solvers and to see the relevance of math in day-to­ day living in an ever-changing world. The ideas in this book can help “jump start” parents to make the most of teachable moments and recognize real-life math situations at home. (336) 710-4161, (336) 710-6125, 2onthego.com, math2onthego@yahoo.com

36 University ACT PrepBooth 71
36 University offers online, brain-compatible ACT prepmotion graphics videos, topic frequency ratings, one page note-taking guides, mini-quizes and progress tracking. Come by our booth to see a demo and to get more information! (423) 505-8558, 36university.com, kshipley@36university.com

A Beka AcademyBooth 156, 183
A Beka Academy offers excellent academic videos for all grades (K-12). Video courses, done by master teachers, include all necessary materials. Parents may use the videos independently, or choose A Beka’s fully accredited program. Parents may select streaming or DVD. (800) 874-3592, www.abekaacademy.org, info@abekaacademy.org

A Beka BookBooth 153-155, 184-186
A Beka Book is a Christian publishing ministry used by millions of homeschoolers since 1978. More than 800 textbooks and teaching aids are available for nursery-grade 12, including day-by-day homeschool curriculum/lesson plans. Receive free shipping on all orders placed at the conference. (877) 223-5226, www.abeka.com, information@abeka.com

Abiding Truth Ministry, Inc.Booth 65
Practical Proverbs for Older Students is an eighty-lesson life management course for high school credit that covers all of Proverbs and includes discussion questions. Practical Proverbs for Younger Students is recommended for grades 4-8. The materials have a workbook format with fun worksheets covering topics such as self-esteem, words, work, relationships, and anger. We have As They Sit and Stand: A Resource and Guide for Teaching Your Children the Bible, On This Day, daily spiritual lessons from American History, and other Biblical, historical, and life management resources. (281) 670-8293, www.abidingtruthministry.com

Accelerated Christian EducationBooth 33
A.C.E. provides a whole curriculum course of study diagnostically individualized to meet a student's specific learning needs and capabilities. This mastery-based curriculum has a philosophy built on basic principles of the Word of God. Students are taught to take responsibility for their own learning and to walk in Godly wisdom and character. (800) 925-7777, www.aceministries.com, customerservice@aceministries.com

Advantage Chinese—Booth 179
Come sign up for Mandarin Chinese lessons or tutoring! Learn over Skype or in person in southwest Charlotte. My perspective as a native English speaker has made reading, writing and speaking Chinese easier for ages 8-50. Discounts for groups are available. Register at the conference for an additional discount! www.advantagechinese.com, laoshi@advantagechinese.com

Aim Academy (speaker, Debra Bell)Booth 113
Convert high school work to college credit with Aim Academy's online, college-prep classes for 7th-12th grades aligned with Ap®, CLEp®, SAT® subject tests, and college entrance exams. Students focus on the critical skills and core knowledge measured on the current editions of these exams, while completing a full year of middle school or high school coursework. Our teachers are qualified, experienced homeschoolers, supportive, and well-versed in their subject matter and these exams. Debra Bell, PhD, executive director, DebraBell.com, info@debrabell.com

ALERT Academy--Booth 194
The International ALERT Academy (IAA) is a unique Christian training and service organization. IAA encompasses several programs from its base in East Texas, including ALERT, ALERT Cadet, STEP and Quest, along with our many camps and conferences. Our mission is “Preparing Generations to Be Followers of Christ,” and we seek to equip individuals with tools to better prepare them for the specific callings God has placed on each of their lives. Learn more and catch the vision of the International ALERT Academy! (903) 636-2000, www.alertacademy.com

Alpha Omega PublicationsBooth 137-139
Switched on Schoolhouse, Monarch, Lifepac, Horizons, Weaver, and Alpha Omega Academy. (800) 622-3070, www.aop.com, custserv@aop.com

American Heritage Girls—Booth 135

ANJ Consulting Services—Booth 197
A variety of materials are featured that will inform parents about the college planning process, including how early students should start preparing, scholarships and types of scholarships that exist. (336) 476-4710, www.savethousands4college.com, andreaj@anjconsultingservices.com

Apologia Educational Ministries Inc (speaker, Debra Bell)Booth 114-121
Apologia develops products to help families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith. Our award-winning creation-based science curriculum, Biblical worldview, and planners for moms and students are cherished by families all over the world. Stop by our booth to see all of our amazing resources! www.apologia.com, mailbag@apologia.com

Applied Inspirations, LLC Electronic CurriculumBooth 130
Learn by Doing Kits: Learn electronics by actually building something. Our LED-scope kit teaches electronics from the basics all the way up the college level. The kit teaches: the nature of electricity, basic electronic components and construction practice, how to read a schematic diagram, how to solder, how to use a digital multimeter, and how to use ohm’s law with some very basic math to analyze circuits. Students learn how to use an oscilloscope—one of the most important pieces of equipment used in electronics and research science.  www.learnbydoingkits.com, ksm@appliedinspirations.com

 

Apprenticetowns Crankin Engines Course—Booth 69

This vocational curriculum is a hands-on approach to learning the four stroke internal combustion engine. Using the popular Briggs and Stratton wengine, this curriculum is designed for students with varied learning stylesto explore engines and basic mechanical principles. Safety, tool usage, theory and engine operations are all covered. www.apprenticetown.com

Artistic Pursuits, Inc.Booth 161
The Artistic Pursuits art curriculum is a comprehensive art program for preschool through high school. Drawing, painting and sculpture instruction is provided at each age level. Written to the student, this homeschool program is fun, easy to use and presents lessons in full-color. We teach the creative process and observation skills while allowing students to select favorite subjects. (303) 467-0504, www.artisticpursuits.com, alltheanswers@artisticpursuits.com

Barr None Music Publishers/Learn to PlayBooth 11-12
Music books for homeschoolers to learn to play at home: guitar, piano, violin, mandolin and ukulele. Inexpensive instruments are available for purchase. Offering online weekly music lessons, only $19.95 per month for the entire family! Easy, step-by-step instructions for all ages. (502) 413-5443, jbarr@learntoplay.biz

BiblioPlan for FamiliesBooth 151-152
BiblioPlan is a Classical Christian history and literature curriculum. Our curriculum is extremely flexible for homeschooling families, homeschooling co-ops and Christian schools. It is K-12 and not only covers history and literature but also incorporates Bible, church history, geography, writing and art. BiblioPlan is written from a Christian worldview. We have written our own history textbooks that cover secular history with biblical, church and missionary history folded in. We are a very mom-friendly/teacher-friendly easy to use cost-effective program that can be used for all grades. www.biblioplan.net

Billy Graham Library (A Ministry of the Billy Graham Association)Booth 158
During a visit to the Billy Graham Library, your students will explore historical re-creations, state-of-the-art exhibits, film presentations, galleries filled with memorabilia, and the Graham family home place. Our student resources include downloadable lesson plans for teachers to use before, during, and after each visit, as well as interactive elements and take-home pieces for student groups. Each standardized lesson plan features suggested activities, discussion questions, and original source material for an amplified learning experience. 704-401-3200, billygrahamlibrary.org

BJU PressBooth 72-74, 89-90
Complete preschool through grade 12 biblically-integrated curriculum with both traditional textbooks and distance learning options available. (828) 381-5991, www.bjupresshomeschool.com, krobertshwp@gmail.com

BooksBloomBooth 79-81
1409 Scenic Dr, Rolla, MO 65401, http://booksbloom.com, booksbloom@yahoo.com

Bows by Lisa LuannBooth 136
We sell two unique hair ties hair ties that get the hair up and out of the way quickly! The EZ Bun is great for dancing, swimming and sports. The Flexi 8 Clip styles the hair in different ways and holds all day. Both come with instructions and a video online that helps even the youngest of girl get their hair back and out of the way, especially for lessons when they don’t have much time! www.ezbun.com

Bouncy Bands, LLCBooth 140
Bouncy Bands attach to chairs and desks for children to bounce their feet and stretch their legs while they work quietly. Children report that Bouncy Bands help them focus and stay calm when they get frustrated or bored. Parents are amazed with how much longer their children can stay on task to get more work done. Bouncy Bands are made in Winston-Salem with heavy-duty bands and support pipes that keep the band in place without sliding down to the floor. (646) 926-2440, www.bouncybands.com, scott@bouncybands.com.

Brain Balance Achievement CenterBooth 43
Brain Balance will be promoting the program to overcome childhood learning and developmental issues that they provide at their centers. They will provide literature and information about their program. Contact Doug Jackson at (919) 851-2361, brainbalancecenters.com

Championship ChessBooth 199-200
Complete chess curriculum to be used in individual and group settings in workbooks, videos, CDs and interactive DVDs; demonstrated boards; chess sets and bags; and chess clocks and scorebooks. Dennis Jones, Associate Director Championship Chess, (770) 939-4596, www.championshipchess.net, chess@championshipchess.net

Christian Light EducationBooth 111-112, 123-124
Christian Light Education (CLE) is a Bible-based, complete curriculum for Grades 1-12. Offers kindergarten materials and a variety of electives in addition to six core subjects. Full services include training for parents, telephone assistance, placement testing, record keeping, and diplomas. (540) 434-0750. www.clp.org, CLE Homeschool Dept., info@clp.org

The CiRCE Institute—Booth 180-181
The CiRCE Institute is a leading provider of inspiration, information and insight to Christian classical educators throughout the US and Canada via an annual conference, an online classical academy, in-house teacher training, Lost Tools of Writing™ Workshops and materials, consulting on board development, school leadership and school start-up, as well as a content-laden website and blog. Our customers and clients consider us one of the cutting-edge organizations in the Christian classical renewal because of our unique ability to identify the ancient principles of learning, to communicate them enthusiastically and to apply them vigorously in today’s educational settings (both in the traditional schools and in homeschools). 

Classical Academic PressBooth 109
Classical Academic Press is a classical educational publishing company that resulted from years of brainstorming, conversations, thoughtful critiques, and teacher/student application. Our motto “Classical Subjects Creatively Taught,” describes the essence of all that we publish; curricula and media with a clear design and structure, incremental and systematic instruction, all with a touch of delight, creativity and flair. We invite you to peruse our Latin, logic, writing and rhetoric, poetry, Greek, Spanish, Bible, literature guides and resources. (866) 730-0711, www.classicalacademicpress.com, info@classicalsubjects.com

Classical ConversationsBooth 143
Classical Conversations provides exclusive multi-media resources as well as Institute of Excellence in Writing thematic books and resources, Lost Tools of Writing, Saxon Math and science products, Apologia Science, Henle Latin, Story of the World products as well as diverse literature book and educational resources to support families on their homeschooling journey from preschool through high school. www.classicalconversations.com, lmays@classicalconversations.com

Cold-Case Christianity (speaker, J. Warner Wallace)Booth 206
Featuring Cold-Case Christianity - J. Warner Wallace’s unique cold-case perspective on the reliability of the New Testament. Books and free resources to help you become a better Christian Case Maker. coldcasechristianity.com

CollegePlus—Booth 195
CollegePlus is company that is dedicated to helping their students earn a college degree in a purposeful, flexible and affordable fashion. We at CollegePlus realize that college is not the end goal but simply a tool to help you live out God’s calling on your life. Because of our flexibility our students are using the world as their classroom while at the same time acquiring little to no debt! We are not a college; we are CollegePlus! (866) 989-5442, collegeplus.org

Colonial Williamsburg FoundationBooth 39
We are a town-sized living history museum, telling the inspirational stories of our nation’s founding men and women. Within the restored and reconstructed buildings, historic interpreters attired as colonial men and women from slaves to shopkeepers to soldiers, relate stories of colonial Virginia society and culture-stories of our journey to become Americans. Save the date for our 2015 Homeschool Event, September 12 – 27. Special discount and early registration will be available during the conference. (800) 228-8878, www.colonialwilliamsburg.com, groupsales@cwf.org

NCHE Additional SpeakersBooth 211
Conference speakers who don’t have a booth of their own will be in this booth for a peroid of time.

Cornerstone CrestsBooth 42
Encourage your child to define their personal unique identity. They choose or create the verses, quotes, lyrics or other meaningful principals important to them. The website walks them through a process to build their custom crest with artwork by Rebecca Burnett. The crest is printed to canvas, framed, and sent with a set of “key cards” that include the key principals quotes along with their imagery. This visual reminder helps children to know their unique gifts and how to live and apply principals to their lives. cornerstonecrests.com, Contact: Dan Copeland, info@cornerstonecrests.com

Cornerstone Educational SupplyBooth 48
Hold the Earth’s history of creation, the Flood, and the post-Flood world in your own hands with Cornerstone’s rock, mineral, and fossil kits. Our carefully chosen specimens represent the variety and bounty of God’s creation while clear and descriptive materials guide you through both their origins and history. Leading young-Earth creationist and paleontologist Dr. Marcus Ross brings his years of teaching, research and experience into your home with geology kits designed for the Christian educator. www.cornerstone-edsupply.com, info@cornerstone-edsupply.com

Creation Studies InstituteBooth 92
We teach science from the Biblical perspective of the six-day creation model. We offer an interactive homeschool elementary science curriculum and corresponding science kits for six topics: Matter, Earth, The Universe, Water and Weather, Forces and Motion, and Energy. We also offer a wide selection of creation-centered apologetics books and DVDs for children and adults. Our resources are designed to help parents and students to grow in knowledge and wisdom through studying the works of our magnificent Creator God. (800) 882-0278, www.creationstudies.org, info@creationstudies.org

Critical Thinking CompanyBooth 82-83
We design critical thinking into our reading, writing, math, science and history lessons, so students carefully analyze what they are learning. (800) 458-4849, www.criticalthinking.com, info@criticalthinking.com

Crossbow Education CorporationBooth 41
Do your children avoid reading for extended periods, lose their place easily or ready haltingly? Visual Stress affects over twenty percent of the population, and for some can severely impair reading. Come and see if your children are suffering unnecessarily from this syndrome, and try one of our award winning reading aids, now in over sixty percent of schools in the UK. (205) 224-4407, www.crossboweducation.us, robin@crossboweducation.com

Dell MilitaryBooth 178
Several different Dell computers and tablets will be showcasing the features of Windows 8.1. Our goal is to educate the families who attend the conference on how Windows 8.1 can benefit the homeschool life. We will also have fun freebies to give out to all who attend! Contact: Sarah McGuire - (704) 615-1556, Dell.com/FortBragg, Sarah.McGuire@mosaic.com

Demme Learning/Math-U-SeeBooth 7-8
Math-U-See is a complete K-12 skill based, multi-sensory math curriculum with DVD instruction. Spelling You See is a K-4 spelling curriculum that integrates writing, reading, speaking, and listening. Kindertown is a guide to the best educational apps for children. Building Faith Families is a family resource to strengthen the essential role of the family in the lives of children and parents. (888) 854-6284, www.demmelearning.com, sales@demmelearning.com

Discovery PlaceBooth 37
Step into a world where science is brought to life through interactive exhibits and explosive experiments during daily programs. Connect with the past and visit the future with groundbreaking exhibitions, larger-than-life IMAX Dome films and hands-on activities that let you explore more. Find out how you can bring the wonder of Discovery Place to your homeschool group today through workshops, stage shows and more! (704) 372-6261, www.discoveryplace.org

Discovery ToysBooth–182
Top quality, unique, unconditionally guaranteed educational toys, books, and games for children from birth through middle school. (678) 777-8697, www.junithstoys.com, junith@mindspring.com

DoorpostsBooth 150
Doorposts offers Bible-based, parent-designed, family-tested products to help you apply Scripture in your home. (888) 433-4749, www.doorposts.com

Elite Benefits Group—Booth 27
Elite benefits group specializes in helping companies and individuals with health insurance products. The affordable care act has brought many changes to our industry. We can help groups achieve the most optimal health plan available for them and we are licensed with all carriers in the states of NC and SC. We also represent many life insurance carriers as well as a dental disability and Medicare supplement insurance. (336) 355-1700, www.ebgnc.com

The Etiquette FactoryBooth 61
The Etiquette Factory features products and curriculum that teach manners, social skills, character development, communication skills, time management and money management with curriculum for ages preschool through high school. High school students can take advantage of our Life Skills for You online curriculum that counts for one-half credit in Life Skills. It’s amazing. This booth is a must stop and see on your vendor hall tour. (855) 588-6266, www.TheEtiquetteFactory.com

Everyday Education, LLCBooth 40
Everyday Education offers all of Janice Campbell’s books, including the complete five-year Excellence in Literature curriculum for grades 8-12, and the Handbook for Writers. We are the exclusive source for the 1857 edition of McGuffey Readers with instructions for use with Charlotte Mason methods, and we offer high school helps such as Transcripts Made Easy, Get a Jump Start on College, and Microbusiness for Teens. www.Everyday-Education.com, www.Excellence-In-Literature.com

Excelerate SpanishBooth 159
Excelerate Spanish provides a selection of books and DVDs. http://exceleratespanish.com, info@excelerate Spanish.com

Five in a Row (speaker, Steve Lambert)Booth 207
Award winning unit study curriculum for ages 2-12 since 1994. Steve and Jane Lambert will be available to talk about their curriculum. 
http://fiveinarow.com/

Frontline Ministries, Inc and Exodus Mandate ProjectBooth 192-193
Visit our Exodus Mandate booth and you will find the IndoctriNation DVD and book, which has made a positive impact on public-school families who decide to homeschool after viewing this award-winning documentary. We also have literature, books, CDs, and DVDs which make the case for K12 Christian education and homeschooling as part of the Christian family's walk in faith and obedience. We recently celebrated our 20th Anniversary as one of the nation's leading ministries aggressively promoting Christian education and homeschooling. (803) 714-1744, www.exodusmandate.org, Facebook: The Exodus Mandate, exodusmandate@gmail.com

Fruitland Baptist Bible CollegeBooth 157
Our associate’s degree develops Christian leaders who desire to live for Christ in all professions and walks of life, for less than the cost of a community college. Visit our booth to register to win an iPod Mini! (800) 696-2215, www.fruitland.edu

Fruit-Full Kids—Booth 196
Twelve different plates for children are displayed. Each plate is used to encourage and reward a specific Christian character trait. (ie love, joy, golden rule, etc.) The plates are made of BPA-free Melamine, are dishwasher safe and are non-breakable. www.fruitfullkids.com

Godstruck Ministries 4 KidsBooth 125
“Let Christ’s word with all its wisdom and richness live in you. Use psalms, hymns and spiritual songs to teach and instruct yourselves about God’s kindness. Sing to God in your hearts.” (Colossians 3:16, God’s Word Translation) Our mission is to help children hide God’s Word and principles in their hearts through music. Products: 2 CDs; Sing God's Word—Psalms in Tune and Sing God's Word—Way to Praise, a companion curriculum for each CD, song movement tutorials for CD #2, and Joni Microphonie Stuffie, a handcrafted doll. (719) 684-4817, www.godstruckkids.com

Good Steward BooksBooth 91
9619 State Route 38, Milford Center, OH 43045, Phone: (937) 349-6677, FAX: (937) 303-0960, (800) 296-7099, www.goodstewardbooks.com, info@goodstewardbooks.com

Gospel for AsiaBooth 106
We will be offering our free books that talk about what we do and missions. We might be offering our new movie based on the plight of women in Asia. We will also offer the opportunity for individuals to sponsor children and/or missionaries if they choose. 1116 St. Thomas Way Wills Point, TX, 75169, www.gfa.org

Great Waters Press/Raising Real MenBooth 147-148
This booth features the books by Hal and Melanie Young and Hope Auer, audiobooks, workshop recordings and highly recommended books and classic educational wooden toys for boys. Our resources strive to help you make biblical family life practical. Award-winning resources like Raising Real Men, winner of Christian small publishers book of the year. My Beloved and My Friend: How to Be Married to Your Best Friend Without Changing Spouses. A Cry from Egypt and its brand new sequel! www.raisingrealmen.com, info@greatwaterspress.com

Greathall ProductionsBooth 144-145
Award-winning family audio by Jim Weiss includes: Classical literature, history, G.A. Henty Story of the World, and unabridged recordings. Intelligent entertainment for the thinking family. Receive a conference discount at the booth. (800) 477-6234, www.greathall.com, greathall@greathall.com

Home School FoundationBooth 54
The mission of the Home School Foundation is to bless homeschoolers and the cause of homeschooling. We do this by addressing the financial needs that hinder families from continuing to homeschool when facing hard times that can come in the form of unemployment, loss of a family member, or natural disaster. We are the charitable arm of HSLDA. www.homeschoolfoundation.org

Home School Legal Defense Association (HSLDA)Booth 38
HSLDA advocates for homeschooling, partnering with our member families at local and national levels. We also provide legal and educational support for your school from preschool through graduation. www.hslda.org

HomeScholar BooksBooth 146
HomeScholar Books is the publisher of the acclaimed Literary Lessons from The Lord of the Rings literature curriculum designed for grades 7-12. They also carry other literature programs, English resources, and reading materials for every age. (252) 883-5966, www.homescholarbooks.com, homescholarbooks@gmail.com

Homeschool ManiaBooth 63-64
Homeschool and Christian t-shirts, sweatshirts, hats and other gift items. Designs appropriate for the entire family. Stop by to customize your own apparel by choosing from dozens of designs and lots of colors. Don’t forget to get a gift for the family you left at home. www.homeschoolmania.com

Institute for Excellence in WritingBooth 13-16
Andrew Pudewa's award-winning writing curriculum Teaching Writing: Structure & Style. This outstanding video seminar trains the home educator how to teach writing. Other materials include writing, grammar, and spelling programs, poetry memorization, and The Primary Arts of Language reading and writing for K-2 learners. Explore a plethora of literature curricula and materials on entrepreneurship, too! (800) 856-5815, www.IEW.com

Institute on the ConstitutionBooth 52
Institute on the Constitution offers a full course curriculum on the United States Constitution and Declaration of Independence based on the Founders’ Biblical view of American law and government. Course comes with DVD instructor and textbook. Coloring books are also available for younger children. (866) 730-9796, theamericanview.com, info@theamericanview.com

Integrated Listening SystemsBooth 9-10
Integrated Listening Systems (iLs) is an evidence-based program that helps students with learning difficulties and autism. iLs is used in clinics, schools and pediatric hospitals (e.g. Duke, Stanford, Harvard, etc.). It is now available for home use. The program uses sound and movement to train the brain to focus, process information and to self regulate. It is most commonly used to improve attention, learning, sleep and behavior. Come learn about the program and enter the contest to win product. (303) 741-4544, www.integratedlistening.com, contact@ integratedlistening.com

Jamberry Independent ConsultantsBooth 141
Come see for yourself how easy it is to have fabulous nails! Jamberry nail wraps are non-toxic, long-lasting, vinyl nail wraps for your fingers and toes! With over 350 designs, there is something for you. Check out our Mommy & Me coordinates, application tools, lacquers, & hand care products. Stop by and Fluvanna & Susan will be happy to give you a FREE sample and tell you how you can also earn extra money for your family! JambMom.JamberryNails.Net & Fluvanna.JamberryNails.Net, JambMom@gmail.com

John Stonestreet (the Colson Center)Booth 208
Resources for Christian Worldview and Culture www.colsoncenter.org/connections/speakers-bureau/entry/22/14249john_stonestreet@colsoncenter.org

Landmark’s Freedom Baptist CurriculumBooth 162-163
K-3 thru grade 12 full line of curriculum, Academy services are available. Contact Robin Lewis, www.landmarkbaptistchurch.org

Lamplighter PublishingBooth 187-189
Lamplighter Publishing republishes character-building literature that makes ready a people prepared for the Lord by restoring family values, developing moral character and cultivating career excellence through Christ-like role models, one story at a time. (888) 246-7735, www.lamplighter.net

Laurelwood BooksBooth 104-105
Laurelwood Books offers new and used books, Latin for young children, grammar, study guides, etc. Contact Mary Ellen at (703) 966-0230, www.laurelwoodbooks.com

Liberty UniversityBooth 176
1-800-543-5317, www.liberty.edu, admissions@liberty.edu

Living the Answer, LLCBooth 198
Living the Answer offers high-quality, affordable classes for homeschoolers online and in the Charlotte area. Most classes are for high school students, and topics range from philosophy by AP US History to algebra to writing. Expect students to be challenged and inspired; visit our website for testimonials. Classes are taught from a Christian worldview. www.livingtheanswer.org, dcvogel@livingtheanswer.org

dōTERRA Wellness AdvocateBooth 204-205
dōTERRA oils represent the safest, purest, and most beneficial essential oils available. They are gently and skillfully distilled from plants that have been patiently harvested at the perfect moment by experienced growers from around the world for ideal extract composition and efficacy. There are endless ways for homeschooling families to incorporate these oils on a daily basis to enhance their homes and educational experiences. Experienced users will immediately recognize the superior quality standard for naturally safe, purely effective therapeutic-grade dōTERRA essential oils. www.doterra.com

The Master’s CollegeBooth 21
Providing Biblically based online college courses for dual credit. (877) 302-3337, www.masters.edu, tmconline@masters.edu

The MasterWorks FestivalBooth 70
The Christian Performing Artists’ Fellowship is a trans-denominational ministry dedicated to performing and teaching the classical arts to the glory of God and to spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ. CPAF is the sponsor organization of the MasterWorks Festival, an intensive, four-week festival for advanced and passionate students of the performing arts. The following books are available for purchase: The Spiritual Lives of Great Composers and Music of the Spheres both by Dr. Patrick Kavanaugh. www.masterworksfestival.org, mwfadministrater@mwfestival.org

Miller Pads and PaperBooth 126-129
Miller’s paper, art and educational supplies, books, and activities, journals, hands-on activities and games, early educational supplies, calligraphy, craft kits, activity books and more. (608) 375-2181, www.millerpadsandpaper.com, info@millerpadsandpaper.com

Modern Woodmen of AmericaBooth 190
Here are reasons to use Modern Woodmen youth educational programs: 1) They are free with no strings attached. The programs are one way Modern Woodmen fulfills its fraternal mission. 2) They are time-tested. The first program was launched in 1948. Today our programs reach two million children annually. 3) They are relevant. Current programs address modern topics and concerns. 4) They are effective. Programs include take-home items to recognize the efforts of each child and reinforce what is learned. Jack H. Whitley (336) 465-1692, www.modern-woodmen.org

N.C. Dept of Cultural ResourcesBooth 98
Learn about special programming and field trip opportunities offered by the Office of Archives and History Discover the Tar Heel Junior Historian Association. The association offers a free, historical magazine to its members. Learn about National History Day in North Carolina, a hands-on program that engages students in historical research and the creation of projects. Also, you can learn about North Carolina history books offered through Historical Publications; discover distance-learning programs offered by the N.C. Museum of History. LeRae Umfleet, Supervisor, Education and Outreach Branch, www.history.ncdcr.gov

Nancy Larson ScienceBooth 60
Nancy Larson® Science is serious science for children ages 5-12. Through a multi-sensory approach to scientific discovery, students develop higher-level thinking skills, and comprehend and retain complex concepts. The in-depth scientific vocabulary, non-fiction text, writing and study skills included in every program also support English Language Arts. Parents love that all the preparation is done and science materials are included. Programs are age banded, so children can be combined, and the scripted teacher’s manual makes it easy to teach. (860) 434-1045, www.nancylarsonscience.com, homeschool@nancylarson.com

Nature Friend MagazineBooth 122
Nature Friend Magazine has been helping families explore the wonders of God's creation since 1983. Children will enjoy the many beautiful pictures as well as learn to photograph nature themselves in the study guide. There are hands-on projects, Learning by Doing, art projects, astronomy watch, questions and answers, and many more fun things that children of 5 years and up will certainly enjoy. Nathan Beachy 910-298-1033. Subscriptions: (877) 434-0765, www.NatureFriendMagazine.com

Nature’s Workshop Plus!Booth 212-216
In this booth you will find lots of hands on, fun stuff, including many items for nature study and science projects (microscopes and slides, Apologia lab kits, science kits, dissecting supplies and specimens, math helps, insect collecting gear, educational placemats, coloring books, coonskin caps and bonnets, thinking putty, games and puzzles for the family and more). 3055 E Main St., Danville, IN, 46122, (888) 393-5663, www.workshopplus.com, mail@workshopplus.com

NCHE Athletic Commission (NCHEAC)Booth 149
NCHEAC provides homeschool athletes, ages 11 through 18, with the opportunity to participate on a team similar to what they could experience if they attended a private or public school. Our homeschool teams consist of only homeschooled athletes and are primarily coached by homeschool parents, many of whom have high school and/or college experience. Learn about the sports offered, the different leagues, participating teams and how to start a team. http://ncheac.com/site

Notgrass HistoryBooth 55
Notgrass publishes curriculum that helps parents teach the heart, soul, and mind: middle school American history and civics; high school world history, American history, American government, and economics; an art and Bible study series for all ages; a homeschool recordkeeping book; and additional unit studies and family resources. 800-211-8793, www.notgrass.com

One Stop Word ShopBooth 100
Have you been searching for an effective vocabulary resource that will help your students navigate the rich language found in complex text? Our parent and teacher-approved, kid-friendly Lesson Book teaches over 200 tier 2 words as well as providing a year-long, 90 lesson program that fits into any schedule. The program includes a synonym-based system that includes figurative language with multiple exposures to authentic text, research based, easy-to-use 15-20 minute reading and writing lessons and 30 assessments. The program is in direct alignment to state standards. www.onestopwordshop.com

One Year Adventure NovelBooth 31-32
We publish creative writing and Language Arts curriculum and resources for homeschool students grades 6-12, all taught on DVD by author Daniel Schwabauer. In Cover Story Writing middle schoolers invent their own magazine and write everything from letters to the editor to poems to humor pieces to short stories. In The One Year Adventure Novel, Mr. S. takes students ages 13 and up through the process of planning and writing a full adventure novel in one school year. (888) 481-4550, www.oneyearnovel.com, www.Coverstorywriting.com

Operation Christmas Child—Booth 107
The world’s largest Christmas project of its kind, Operation Christmas Child (OCC), uses gift-filled shoeboxes to share God’s love in a tangible way with needy children around the world. Since 1993, Samaritan’s Purse has collected and delivered more than 113 million gift-filled shoeboxes to children in over 150 countries. More than 500,000 volunteers worldwide, with more than 100,000 of those in the United States, are involved in collecting, shipping, and distributing shoebox gifts. Individuals, families, churches, and groups fill empty shoeboxes with gifts of toys, school supplies, hygiene items, and notes of encouragement.

Patrick Henry CollegeBooth 53
College informational materials. (540) 338-1776, www.phc.edu, admissions@phc.edu

"Picture This!" MinistriesBooth 160
The PictureSmart Bible is a unique method of drawing one picture for each Bible Book while teaching major concepts of each book. In the process, students are developing their own illustrated Bible, imbedding major concepts from the Bible book, plus renewing their minds with God’s Word. Also offered are many Bible memory resources. Dan Peters (888) 499-9305, www.picturesmartbible.com, dpeters7@bibledraw.com

The Pilgrim’s JourneyBooth 4
We offer one of the largest assortments of new and used homeschool curriculum in North Carolina in our 3,700 sq. ft. store which also includes classroom space for enrichment classes and spacious play area for children while you shop and enjoy a cup of complimentary coffee or tea. We carry consigned curriculum from BJU to Charlotte Mason and new curriculum including Life of Fred, Learning Language Arts through Literature and Notgrass History. Kelly Rogers. www.thepilgrimsjourney.net, thepilgrimsjourney@nc.rr.com

Playtime EDventuresBooth 99
Playtime EDventures toys have been designed in close collaboration with nationally recognized early childhood education experts  and professionals. Playtime Sheets are bed sheets  kids can play, learn and sleep on. The set includes unlimited printable game instructions & game pieces, and eight Ultra Washable Crayola  Crayons. The Ride Along  with Dooey Car Game CD has 25 interactive games and printable travel games that turn an everyday car ride into a classroom on wheels. www.playtimeedventures.com, info@playtimeedventures.com

Plough PublishingBooth 25-26
Plough is an independent publisher of books on faith, society, and the spiritual life. We offer classics and new titles on parenting, education, family life, marriage, forgiveness, aging, discipleship, and community, as well as fiction, poetry, devotionals, and children's books. We also publish Plough Quarterly, a magazine for people trying to put their faith into action in daily life. www.plough.com

Positive Action Bible CurriculumBooth 84-85
The Bible is God’s self-revelation, so we write our studies to magnify His majesty, His works, and His nature. In each passage we encourage students to look for how God reveals Himself, to delve into context, language, culture, and application. We offer comprehensive Prek-12 Bible curriculum. (800) 688-3008, www.positiveaction.org, info@positiveaction.org

Rainbow Resources, LLPBooth 164-175
We distribute a wide variety of core curriculum and supplemental items in all subject areas and for all grades. (888) 841-3456, www.rainbowresource.com, info@rainbowresource.com

Regent UniversityBooth 86
Homeschool friendly dual-enrollment and degree programs available on-line and on campus. (888) 718-1222, www.regent.edu, undergradadmissions@regent.edu

RightStart Mathematics by Activities for Learning, Inc.Booth 44
RightStart Mathematics uses the AL Abacus to provide a visual, auditory, and kinesthetic experience. The program lessons guide the teacher day-by-day and year-by-year, to help children understand, apply, and enjoy mathematics while surpassing state standards. (888) 272-3291, www.RightStartMath.com

Rod & Staff by Gospel GemsBooth 201-203
Bible-based curriculum and character-building storybooks for all ages from a conservative Anabaptist publisher. (540) 879-3365

Save U MoneyBooth 131
Save U Money sells children’s Christian and educational books. Most books are for sale at over fifty percent off retail prices. We also sell 100’s of books at $1.00 or less. See us first for the best prices. www.saveumoney.com

Seton TestingBooth 142
Seton Testing provides three lines of standardized testing to meet the state requirements for homeschoolers. www.setontesting.com

Sight & Sound TheatersBooth 191
Sight & Sound Theatres provides an inspiring family experience that brings Bible stories to life. Now playing: "Joseph" May 23-Oct 17, Lancaster County, PA­­--Soar with Joseph as his inspiring story unfolds in front, beside and even above you! With innovative dream sequences, lavish Egyptian staging, colorful characters, live animals and memorable songs, this energy-packed show will leave you laughing, crying and uplifted with the life-changing message of forgiveness. Come to our booth for a special discount! 800-377-1277, www.sight-sound.com

Sonlight Curriculum, LTDBooth 56-59
Give your children a life-long love of learning and explore the world together as a family. Sonlight curriculum provides literature-rich Christian homeschool curriculum for pre-K through high school. (303) 730-6292, www.sonlight.com, main@sonlight.com

The Struggling ReaderBooth 97
Dr. William Eckenwiler and his wife, Kristen (M.Ed.) are reading specialists who founded The Struggling Reader to offer homeschool parents testing and teaching materials for students who are struggling in their efforts to learn to read.  (252) 281-4788, www.TheStrugglingReader.com, TheStrugglingReader@gmail.com

The Tabtor Academy of the CarolinasBooth 179
The Tabtor Academy of the Carolinas, LLC formed to independently represent the Tabtor brand with a face to face local presence in the Carolinas. The goal of The Tabtor Academy of the Carolinas will be to provide one-on-one tutoring to students in grades PreK-8, focusing specifically on math and reading skills. The services offered will be designed to work in concert with the online component of Tabtor.www.tabtorcarolinas.com, Contact: April Varnam Owens, april@tabtor.com

Tapestry of GraceBooth 75-76
Tapestry of Grace is a homeschool curriculum for grades K12: a plan of study that helps parents provide a Christian, classical education using a guided unit study approach, with the history of the world as the core organizational theme. Detailed lessons and discussion outlines enable parents to be their children’s primary teachers and mentors and shape their students’ biblical worldviews. (800) 705-7487. www.tapestryofgrace.com

Teaching TextbooksBooth 28-30
We offer math textbooks (grade 3 through pre-calculus) that are designed exclusively for homeschoolers. (866) 867-6284, teachingtextbooks.com, customerservice@teachingtextbooks.com

Theresa's Best Apparel, LLCBooth 5
Featuring high end designer jewelry and accessories. (336) 287-5757, www.theresabestapparel.net, Facebook: Theresa.Gray.727, dtheresa16@yahoo.com

Tomb: Egyptian Adventure and MagiQuestBooth 3
The Tomb allows you to experience an Egyptian pyramid first hand. It utilizes higher order thinking and problem solving skills so you can work together to get out. Magi Quest is a medieval adventure that has twenty-first century technology to complete quest. Some items that must be found are a coat of armor and a sword in the stone. Both adventures, available on site in Pigeon Forge, TN, will allow you to journey back to a phenomenal historic experience. Dr. Andrea Wilson, www.tombadventure.com

Total Language PlusBooth 47
Total Language Plus is a literature based language arts program that focuses on thinking and communicating skills, designed for grades 3-12.  It features integrated lessons with the goals of developing godly character and a Biblical perspective. Our novel studies cover: spelling, vocabulary, comprehension, listening, grammar and punctuation, analytical and critical thinking, writing, and field trip/projects. (360) 754-3660, www.totallanguageolus.com

Trail Life USABooth 140
Trail Life USA is a Christian adventure, character, and leadership movement for our nation’s young men. Our exciting K-12 program centers on outdoor experiences that build a young man’s skills and allow him to grow him on a personal level and as a role model and leader for his peers. Our Christ-centered program is chartered by churches and organizations and led by high caliber Christian adults using a specifically biblical worldview as our standard. (919) 868-8656, www.TrailLifeUSA.com, mailto:TrailLifeENC@gmail.com

Universal Technical Institute/NASCAR Technical InstituteBooth 24
A student built NASCAR K&N Pro series race car and a Kawasaki KX250F will be on display. Learn about the school’s programs. www.UTI.edu, www.utisuccess.com

Unveilinglory/Cat and Dog TheologyBooth 132
Featuring Elementary School and High School Bible curriculum. Contact: Debby Sjogren (804) 781-0386, www.catanddogtheology.org

Usborne Books & MoreBooth 6
We offer the best in children’s books, lavishly illustrated, packed with facts, and reasonably priced. Kathleen Rader (314) 761-6238, www.thelittlebookworm.net, usborne@outlook.com

VideoTestBooth 45-46
Recommended by Dr. Jay Wile of Apologia Science as “…Truly, the best that I have seen,” VideoText Interactive Math specializes in multi-media programs for middle and high school mathematics (pre-algebra through pre-calculus). With focus on the why behind concepts, video lessons are supported by notes, worktexts, tests, step-by-step solution guides, and a toll-free helpline for additional support. VideoText Algebra and Geometry programs are the perfect solution for continuing home education. (800) 254-3272, www.videotext.com, customercare@videotext.com

Virginia Soaps & ScentsBooth 101-102
The Spargur family has been homeschooling for twenty-eight years. For the last eight years we have been running Virginia Soaps & Scents, our family business and out-growth of our home education program. We handcraft a full line of natural soaps, lotions, salts, balms and laundry products. We travel to several shows each year as well as manage our webstore at www.va-soaps.com

Woodlawn (speaker, Jon Erwin)Booth 210
From the makers of October Baby and Moms Night Out, Erwin Brothers Entertainment looks forward to the release of their next feature film, WOODLAWN, coming to theaters this fall. Jon is excited to share with you how he believes we can change the culture for Christ. Jon Erwin credits his career in the film business to being homeschooled. He is now a homeschool dad and an advocate for the benefits of homeschooling.

WriteAtHome, Inc.Booth 68
WriteAtHome provides writing instruction for homeschoolers guided by a personal online tutor. Don Myhill (757) 301-0799, www.WriteAtHome.com, contact@writeathome.com

WriteShopBooth 103
WriteShop carries writing and grammar resources to help parents teach writing with confidence. WriteShop Primary offers K-3 students a gentle, fun-filled introduction to writing. WriteShop Junior builds grade 3-5 skills using engaging activities and topics. WriteShop I and II for teens covers descriptive, informative, narrative and easy writing. All three levels feature lesson plans, schedules, graphic organizers, and checklists. (909) 989-5576, www.writeshop.com, writeshop@writeshop.com

Young Living Essential OilsBooth 49
Young Living is the world leader in Essential Oils because of their experience, standards, unsurpassed quality, and state-of-the-art distillation. These oils have dramatically changed my life and positively impacted my family members and friends! After twenty-four years of chronic back pain due to a car accident, I no longer suffer from back problems! Come discover the healing power of God’s creation, man’s first medicine, rediscovered by modern science. (757) 287-6578, www.ylscents.com/karenabouthealth, karensoilyhealth@gmail.com

Youth DigitalBooth 50-51
Youth Digital’s online, self-paced, courses empower children to be digital creators, designers, animators, programmers and developers. Our breakthrough learning platform provides kids ages 8-14 a comprehensive learning experience that is amazingly fun, highly interactive and extremely effective. Students watch videos, respond to questions, earn badges, complete quizzes and attempt challenging assignments as they step toward mastering critical technology skills and professional-level software. (919) 702-7836, www.youthdigital.com, info@youthdigital.com

YWAM PublishingBooth 217-220
We are publishers of the best-selling Christian Heroes: Then & Now and Heroes of History biographies and units studies as well as various other homeschool, missions, and Christian growth materials including national author/speaker Carol Barnier's books. PO Box 55787, Seattle, WA 98155, (800) 922-2143, www.ywampublishing.com

Zoe & Sozo PublishingBooth 62
The Peleg Chronicles are exciting historical fiction exploring the years after the Tower of Babel dispersion—opposing evolutionary worldviews and harmonizing with creation science. (804) 695-9937, www.matthewchristianharding.com, matt.harding@earthlink.net