A Doorway of Amethyst in full color, provides an introduction to geology -- to the basic types of stone, their origins and changes, and the basic types of erosion, as well as the history of earth in terms of its geologic eras, and more.
One unique feature is a discussion of the Williston Basin, where drilling has turned up representative sediments from each of the major geologic eras, in their standard order. It makes a nice review and explains why geologists find it difficult to imagine how Noah's Flood could have produced the sedimentary rock formations of the world. Whatever you believe about Creation or the Flood, you need to understand this.
Like the Irish under the Penal laws, who educated their children in caves and behind hedges to escape the imposition of anti-Catholic priorities in education, many families feel the need to take their children's education into their own hands.
Ye Hedge School is here to serve such teachers. Please go to the site map for a complete listing of essays, booklists, and books for sale.
A Curriculum for the Culture of Life is being presented on YouTube, in ten parts, over the year from September 2014 to June 2015.
Here are some of the resources available, but go to the site map for a more complete listing.
Note the new blog. This is a blog about various scientific matters, originally weather and the history of science, but other topics as they come up.
... for sale
A Doorway of Amethyst (CURRENTLY IN REPRINT) in full color provides a middle school or junior high introduction to geology
Creator and Creation is an extended effort to expose the equal though opposite errors of literalist creationism and Darwinian naturalism
Faith, Science and Reason: (No longer stocked by Hedge school.) Theology on the cutting edge. Written by Dr. Christopher Baglow and published by Midwest Theological Forum. It is a great 293 page hardback text that delivers what is promised in the title.
The Universe in My Hands, a general science program intended to put th universe into the hands of the children; based on powers of ten.