Thrive! 2017 Vendors (Alphabetical)

AbekaBooths 154-157, 184-187
Abeka has been offering an excellent education from a Christian perspective since 1972. Looking for a “box curriculum” that cuts down on stress, prevents learning gaps, and saves you time? We’ve got that. Need video homeschooling for an entire grade, just one subject, or just high-quality flashcards? We’ve got those, too. At our display you’ll see colorful, engaging textbooks for preschool through twelfth grade, engaging video lessons from expert teachers, and more. Plus get convention specials and free shipping. www.abeka.com

Abiding Truth Ministry, Inc.Booth 206

We offer Practical Proverbs high school program for credit in life management and Practical Proverbs for 3rd-8th graders. Other biblical and history resources are available as well. www.abidingtruthministry.com

 

ACE-Accelerated Christian EducationBooths 107-110
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

 

Action Math GroupBooth 17

Action Math Baseball (AMB) is a student-centered, online integrated math program. Here's a list of standards/skills: 1) fractions decimals and percent equivalents, 2) measurement and geometry, 3) statistics and data analysis, 4) number sense, 5) probability, 6) graphing, 7) problem solving, 8) listening and cooperative learning, 9) higher order thinking and decision-making skills, 10) 21st century learning skills instructional tutorials, and lesson assessments. Here's a video link to AMB's 4-minute overview: http://media.fb.elearnster.com/Tutorial_GettingStarted.mp4. www.actionmathbaseball.com/?source=jimc, jc16am@gmail.com

Allon BooksBooth 133
Allon Books has Christian fiction and non-fiction study guides by award-winning author and speaker Shawn Lamb. Fiction books are appropriate for ages eight through adult and include allegorical fantasy and historical novels. "The King's Children" is an illustrated trilogy for kids eight to ten and uses stories to teach moral principles. The twelve book YA allegorical fantasy series "Allon" has a companion study guide that is suitable for use as literature curriculum. Bible study guides are available. www.allonbooks.com, shawnlamb@allonbooks.com

Alpha Omega PublicationsBooth 91
A Christian curriculum provider for over 35 years, Alpha Omega Publications serves homeschoolers with award-winning curriculum choices for grades PreK-12. We seek to change education for the glory of God by helping parents teach strong Christian values while promoting academic excellence. Our innovative curriculum options include Monarch, Switched-On Schoolhouse, Lifepac and Horizons. (800) 622-3070, www.aophomeschooling.com

Answers in GenesisBooths 34-35

https://answersingenesis.org/

ApologiaBooths 115-120
Apologia exists to help families learn, live and defend the Christian faith. We offer K-12 creation-based science, biblical worldview, government study, literature and writing curriculum, encouraging resources, planners, an online academy and much more! www.apologia.com

Applied Inspirations, LLC Electronics Curriculum & Learn to SolderBooth P 81
Learn to solder with basic electronics theory classes will be offered at our booth during the entire convention. This hands-on experience has changed children’s directions in life when they discover how much fun and exciting electronics can be. Already know you have a science kid? Then our hands-on, self-instructional electronics curriculum/course, worth 1½ high school science credits including lab is for you. (Mothers do not need to know/learn electronics.) Smaller educational kits are also available—for ages 6 to adults. AppliedInspirations.com, ksm@appliedinspirations.com

ARTistic Pursuits, Inc.Booth 161
You can teach art with ARTistic Pursuits. Take a look at our books for preschool and K-12. Creative drawing, painting and sculpture activities include art history and fine art instruction. Students in grades 4-12 can work independently. Come see why this is an award winning program year after year. It will work for your family too! (303) 467-0504, www.artisticpursuits.com, Facebook:@artisticpursuitsinc., alltheanswers@artisticpursuits.com

Awana—Booth 27
Awana is a gospel-centered ministry resource that helps churches and parents raise children and youth who know, love and serve Jesus. Awana has helped in molding spiritual champions since 1950 and is flexible for churches, families and homeschool groups. Awana has ministry resources for children/teens ages 2-18 including Scripture memorization handbooks, Bible lessons, Scripture memorization techniques and family discipleship resources. www.awana.org

Barr None Music Publisher/Learn to PlayBooths 70-71
We offer music lessons online for guitar, piano, mandolin, ukulele, and mandolin with more coming. We also offer music books for all instruments to learn to play and read music. (502) 413-5443, jbarr@learntoplay.biz

BiblioPlanBooths 152-153
BiblioPlan is a Classical Christian history and literature curriculum that is multi-aged, multi-grade and easy to use in families and co-ops. It is a Charlotte Mason style history and literature program allowing students to enjoy living books while learning history. BiblioPlan incorporates Bible, world and U.S. geography, art, memory work and writing in a way that allows students to pull in multi-disciplines. BiblioPlan covers all history in a four-year cycle that can be repeated three times over twelve years. www.biblioplan.net

BJU Press/HomeWorks by PreceptBooths 192-195, 214-217
BJU Press offers a complete, biblically-integrated preschool through grade 12 program, with both traditional textbooks and video courses available. Emphasizing a biblical worldview, age-appropriate lessons and flexible options for every family, BJU Press has strategies for all learning styles. Stop by our booth to speak with one of our reps, who also happen to be homeschooling parents! (828) 381-5991, www.bjupresshomeschool.com, krobertshwp@gmail.com

Bob Jones UniversityBooth 36

www.BJU.edu

BookShark, LLCBooths 7-8
A complete, book-based, homeschool curriculum developed for pre-K to age 16. We use a variety of resources including fiction and nonfiction, bios, illustrations and hands-on experiments—education that extends beyond textbook memorization. We provide 36-week, 4-day schedules designed for extracurricular activity. BookShark combines a proprietary history, science and language arts offering with a wide range of math options, including Math-U-See, Teaching Textbooks, Saxon, Singapore and more to ensure you have everything you need for an entire school year. bookshark.com

Bows by Lisa LuannBooth 183
We make two unique hair accessories: EZ Buns and Flexi8 hair clips (Lilla Rose Hair Clips). ezbun.com

Brain BalanceBooth 43
Brain Balance is a comprehensive approach to overcoming the symptoms of ADHD, learning disabilities, processing disorders, Asperger syndrome and other childhood learning and developmental issues. Our brain-based, integrated approach combines three core modalities into one program. Based on individualized assessments, we create a program tailored specifically to unique needs. Each child’s program includes sensory motor training, stimulation and academic activity plans coupled with easy-to-follow dietary guidelines. This unique integrated approach is key to what makes Brain Balance different and effective. www.brainbalance.com

CenterForLit (featured speaker, Adam Andrews)—Booth 207
Since the 2004 publication of our flagship seminar, Teaching the Classics, CenterForLit has worked to give parents and teachers from any background the confidence to engage in meaningful discussions of literature with their students. With the development of curriculum, podcasts, a new membership program and more, our goal is to bring readers face to face with the world’s best books so they can know themselves more fully as God’s creatures and to offer encouragement for hard-working parents along the way. www.centerforlit.com

Championship ChessBooths 200-201
Championship Chess offers an educator-created chess curriculum in workbooks, instructional videos and interactive DVDs. Chess sets, demonstration boards, clocks and score pads will also be available. (770) 939-4596, www.championshipchess.net

Channie's Visual Handwriting & Math WorkbooksBooth 52

Is your child struggling with their handwriting or math? Channie’s offers a revolutionary approach that eliminates struggles, is easy to teach and quick to learn! Our guided layout is highly visual and makes learning easy for ages preK-10 in all curriculum areas. Watch your child’s confidence increase and love for learning grow! www.channies.com, info@channies.com

Characterhealth Corp. (featured speakers, Steve and Megan Scheibner)—Booths 208-209
We offer dozens of books and DVD resources for marriage and parenting.

Christian Adoption Services—Booth 105
Christian Adoption Services has been building God's kingdom by placing vulnerable children in Christian families for over 37 years through domestic and international adoption. (704) 847-0038, www.christianadopt.org

Christian Light EducationBooths 111-112, 123-124
Christian Light Education (CLE) is a Bible-based, complete curriculum for grades 1-12. It 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. (800) 776-0478, www.clp.org, orders@clp.org

CiRCE Institute (featured speaker Cindy Rollins)—Booths 139-141
The CiRCE Institute is a leading provider of inspiration, information and insight to classical educators throughout the U.S. and Canada. The CiRCE Institute is called to promote, model and support classical education in the home. Our clients consider the CiRCE Institute the cutting-edge organization 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. (704) 794-2227, https://www.circeinstitute.org/

Circle C AdventuresBooths 99-100
Follow the adventures of spunky Andrea Carter as she gallops through 1800s California on her palomino horse Taffy. Enjoy the books in any order, or expand them into a full year’s literature curriculum with Enrichment Activity Guides and/or Lapbooks that accompany each series: Circle C Beginnings (ages 6-8) Circle C Stepping Stones (ages 7-10) Circle C Adventures (ages 9-13) Circle C Milestones (ages 11+). Got boys? See the Goldtown Adventures (ages 8-12). www.CircleCAdventures.com, susankmarlow@gmail.com

Civil Air PatrolBooth 46
Civil Air Patrol is a federally supported non-profit organization that serves as the auxiliary of the US Air Force. CAP is a volunteer organization with three main missions: aerospace education for teens and the general public, emergency services, which includes search and rescue, disaster relief and humanitarian services, and a cadet program for teens ranging from 12-18 years old. Cadets can fly airplanes and gliders, work with STEM kits, learn leadership skills, and moral development lessons. gocivilairpatrol.com, adstange02@gmail.com

Classical Academic PressBooth 72
Classical Academic Press is an educational publishing, media and consulting company. We are the product of decades of brainstorming, conversations and thoughtful critiques. Our mission is to produce and supply the finest curricula, media and classical education training across the English speaking world. Our motto “Classical Subjects Creatively Taught,” describes the essence of all that we publish. We seek to produce curricula and media with a clear design and structure, incremental instruction, with a touch of delight, creativity and flair. (866) 730-0711, www.classicalacademicpress.com, info@classicalsubjects.com

Classical ConversationsBooths 142-143
Classical Conversations supports homeschooling parents by cultivating in the student, the love of learning through a Christian worldview in fellowship with other families. We believe there are three keys to a great education: classical, Christian and community. Come see how we can help you homeschool preschool to high school graduation! We offer exclusive multi-media resources, Institute of Excellence in Writing thematic books and resources, Lost Tools of Writing, Saxon Math, Apologia science, Henle Latin, Story of the World and classical literature. classicalconversations.com, bpechar@classicalconversations.com

Cornerstone Educational Supply—Booths 25-26
We produce fantastic science supplies, including beautiful boxed geology kits, fossils, minerals, tumbled stones and materials and lesson plans to accompany Classical Conversations science activities. Our materials come from a distinctly Christian and young-Earth perspective, designed by creation paleontologist Dr. Marcus Ross. Cornerstone is biblical geology at its best! www.cornerstone-edsupply.com, www.facebook.com/cornerstone.ed, info@cornerstone-edsupply.com

Covenant Eyes Internet Accountability and Filtering—Booths 56-57
Internet Accountability monitors the websites visited, the search terms used and the YouTube videos watched and lists them in an easy-to-read report that is designed to start a conversation about healthy online habits. Yes, we offer filtering, too, so that bad stuff is blocked. Protect all your phones, tablets and computers. Parents, see where your kids go online. Adults, reduce Internet temptations and protect the relationships you value most. Use Accountability Reports for ongoing training and discipleship. (877) 479-1119, www.covenanteyes.com, info@covenanteyes.com

Creation Studies InstituteBooths 92-94
We offer Christian science curriculum for elementary through high school and creation resources. (800) 882-0278, www.creationstudies.org

Daughters of DecisionBooth 149
Daughters of Decision is a ministry that desires to help daughters know Christ and grow in their personal relationship with Him, focusing on five key decisions for growth and offering practical resources to help daughters put these decisions into practice—resources such as the Quiet Time Journal, Scripture memory products, Bible study materials and products designed to assist in developing a prayer life. (330) 554-8275, http://daughtersofdecision.com/, info@daughtersofdecision.com

Dell MilitaryBooth 11
The Dell Military Program spans 18 military installations across the United States with the mission of helping our clients score the best deals on all technology (not just Dell brand) and providing complimentary educational services to our community, all while giving back. Our website offers prices that are discounted by 10% from regular Dell.com prices, and if you purchase through us, we can usually offer you an additional 10% discount off the already-discounted prices as well as free shipping! We also price-match! www.dell.com/CampLejeune, stephanie.layton@mosaic.com, mariah.hayes@mosaic.com

Demme LearningBooths 73-74, 87-88
Math-U-See is a complete K-12 skill-based, multi-sensory math curriculum with DVD instruction. Spelling You See is a K-6 spelling curriculum that integrates writing, reading, speaking and listening. KinderTown is a guide to the best educational apps for children. Building Faith Families provides resources to strengthen the essential role of the family in the lives of children and parents. www.demmelearning.com

Distinctive Music StudiosBooth 9
Distinctive Music Studios is an award-winning music studio that uses Skype technology to offer music lessons right in students' homes. DMS currently offers skilled professional instruction in over fourteen instruments. Contact us today to schedule a free trial lesson and accelerate your student’s musical progress! www.dmusicstudios.com

Division of Non-Public Education, NCBooth 224
The NC Division of Non-Public monitors homeschools; therefore homeschools do not have to answer to public school system. The DNPE strives to be a resource and provide excellent service to our constituents. DNPE helps homeschools maintain accurate records and adhere to the NC laws. DNPE works to serve families by substantiating the homeschools legal status to outside agencies. Come by the DNPE table to see a data base platform and ask questions from the DNPE staff. (919) 733-4276, www.ncdnpe.org

dōTERRA Wellness AdvocateBooth 131
dōTERRA oils represent the safest, purest and most beneficial essential oils available. They are gently and skillfully distilled from plants that have been harvested at the perfect moment by 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 recognize the superior quality standard for naturally safe, purely effective therapeutic-grade dōTERRA essential oils. www.doterra.com

Educating for SuccessBooth 4
Educating for Success offers an online Entrepreneurial Education Package—ebooks, curriculum and seats to the only family home business conference of its kind where parents take their teens to learn about home business from successful mentors. Drop by their booth to get a free Resource Guide. EducatingforSuccess.com

Essentials in WritingBooths 134-135
Essentials in Writing is a video based homeschool writing curriculum in which students learn how to effectively communicate with readers in written language and become confident writers. The study of language and writing is much more than dissecting sentences and committing a list of grammar rules to memory. It includes learning rules for writing, but it also encompasses learning the concepts that are critical to effective written communication. We are very excited to be releasing Essentials in Writing. (417) 256-4191, essentialsinwriting.com

The Etiquette FactoryBooth 80
The Etiquette Factory is the leader in character training which includes manners, integrity, responsibility, time management, accountability and self-confidence. Come by our booth and experience our products and services that help parents teach these vital skills to help ensure children's success both personally and professionally. www.TheEtiquetteFactory.com

Exploration Education ScienceBooth 180
Exploration Education offers K-10 year-long, project-based, self-directed science curricula. All materials are included. The interactive text (CD or online) with engaging lessons and pictorial directions makes learning fun and successful. The student-built projects help bring the scientific concepts home by allowing real-life applications. Exploration Education's curricula now include audio speech-to-text capability. (925) 609-4504, www.ExplorationEducation.com

Family Vision ResourcesBooths 121-122
Family Vision Resources provides biblical resources to help build your family. www.familyvisionministries.com

Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids®Booths 48-49
Foreign Languages for Kids by Kids® offers a Spanish Homeschooling Program created specifically for children and parents who do not speak Spanish. This program is incredibly easy to implement, is enjoyable and works phenomenally well. We have received hundreds of emails from homeschool parents who are thrilled with the program. Parents report that their children ask to do Spanish and start speaking Spanish after the very first lesson! We stand by our products 100% and offer a full money-back guarantee! (301) 299.8000, www.ForeignLanguagesforKids.com

Frontier Christian AcademyBooth 79

Make this year of high school relevant! Write, edit and publish a novel. Design a working prototype device with associated business and marketing plan to make a lucrative future career. Develop a predictive mathematical model of the global economy. Produce a 4 episode TV series, a bi-weekly comic strip and multiple video advertisements. Defend your faith against real skeptics, on their forums—and so much more. Come see us to find out how! www.thefrontierchristian.com

Fruitland Baptist Bible CollegeBooth 158
Our associates degree of religion/Christian ministries develops Christian leaders in all professions and walks of life who desire to live for Christ. Tuition is less than a cost of a community college! Visit our booth for a chance to win an iPad mini! (800) 696-2215, www.fruitland.edu

Global WakeningBooth 69
Global Wakening announces the release of its trilogy: Pentecost to the Present: The Holy Spirit’s Enduring Work in the Church. Each book is written in plain language for the average reader and comes complete with illustrations, notes, study questions and free online study tools. This is a valuable resource for homeschools and Sunday schools—anywhere students are expected to gain a compelling and sustainable Christian worldview with a greater understanding of their spiritual roots from a 21st-century perspective. 704-942-0195, www.globalwakening.com, info@globalwakening.com

Godstruck Ministries, LLCBooth 181
We have scripture CDs interwoven with a compelling and adventurous storyline, that provide scripture application of the songs. Other associated products are a Companion Curriculum for each CD, a Sign and Movement Tutorial Video for CD2 and a few other ancillary products. Our motto is “Sing the Word—Learn for Life.” Kim and Karen Langdon, (719) 684-4817, http://godstruckkids.com

The GrandesignBooth 227
North Carolina, a Christian History is a textbook for 8th grade, written from a biblical worldview of the state's history.

Great Waters PressBooths 147-148
Great Waters Press produces resources for making biblical family life practical. They are the publishers of the award-winning Raising Real Men and My Beloved and My Friend by Hal and Melanie Young and the Promised Land series, including A Cry From Egypt by Hope Auer. You’ll also find the popular Hero Tales from American History audiobooks, Henty audiobooks, Pollyanna audiobooks, creation science novels, geology kits and fun gear for boys including swords and rubberband guns, too. www.raisingrealmen.com, info@greatwaterspress.com

Heart of Faith MinistriesBooth 10
Because it can be difficult to know how to prioritize your life, Heart of Faith Ministries is dedicated to helping women, of all ages, find practical wisdom from God's Word for their everyday lives. Woman of Virtue by Susan Brackley is a book that applies Proverbs 31 (God's design for women and home-life) to the twenty-first century woman. Here you will find practical wisdom for homeschool moms, young moms, moms of teens, youth, singles and teens. hofministries4u@yahoo.com

HigherWerks PressBooth 13
HigherWerks Press is the creator of highly visual and highly substantive Christian resources including books, electronic and online media, and speaking presentations that address theology, culture and apologetics. Owner, Bill Foster, is the author of Meet the Skeptic: A Field Guide to Faith Conversations which reached #1 on Amazon in the Science and Religion Category. His new "How To" series of resources is designed to visually connect the components of Scripture and enhance Bible literacy and interpretation. 336-681-5343, www.fosteronfaith.com 

HomeScholar BooksBooth 146
HomeScholar Books is the publisher for Literary Lessons from The Lord of the Rings, a full one-year literature program for students in grades 7-12. This program features an in-depth study of The Lord of the Rings and its source material, including Beowulf, the ancient epics and the Arthurian legends and has a strong focus on teaching literary analysis. The booth also features other language arts and reading materials for homeschool students of all ages. (252) 883-5966, www.homescholarbooks.com, homescholarbooks@gmail.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 AssociationBooth 38
HSLDA is a national organization that supports the right of parents to educate their children at home. We are dedicated to protecting your legal right to homeschool and equipping you to teach your children successfully. HSLDA members have access to our attorneys and educational consultants who can provide legal and homeschool support from preschool through graduation. (540) 338-5600, www.hslda.org, info@hslda.org

Homeschool ManiaBooths 177-178
We offer homeschool and Christian themed t-shirts, tie-dyes and sweatshirts made to order while you wait. Sizes range from youth XS to adult 3XL. We also offer hats, tote bags, car magnets and other homeschool themed items. The curriculum can wait. Make sure you look good first! www.homeschoolmania.com

Impact 360 Institute (featured speaker, Jonathan Morrow)Booths 137-138
Impact 360 is passionate about cultivating leaders who follow Jesus. We help students own their faith, grow in their relationship with Jesus and discover their God-given calling through our transformational two-week immersion summer experience for high school students and our nine-month academic gap-year program for high school graduates ages 18-20. Our state of the art campus is located in Pine Mountain, GA. Learn more about how we can partner with you and about the teaching ministry of Jonathan Morrow. impact360.org, JonathanMorrow.org

Institute for Excellence in WritingBooths 14-16
IEW carries Andrew Pudewa's award-winning writing curriculum Teaching Writing: Structure & Style. This outstanding video seminar trains the home educator 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

Jim Hodges Audio Books—Booth 31
It's time to gather the family around a great audio book. Jim Hodges has made unabridged recordings of fantastic books, including the incredible historically accurate George Alfred Henty historical novels that provide an enjoyable shared learning experience for the whole family. Pave the way for a lifelong love of reading, increase language skills, and reach special needs students with resources from Jim's booth! (405) 808-9758, http://JimHodgesAudioBooks.com, HentyTapes@Yahoo.com

Lamplighter PublishingBooth 150
Lamplighter Publishing’s goal is to make ready a people prepared for the Lord by building Christ-like character one story at a time. lamplighter.net

Landmark’s Freedom Baptist CurriculumBooths 163-164
K-3 through grade 12, full line of curriculum and academy services are available. www.landmarkbaptistchurch.org

Laurelwood BooksBooth 104
Visit our booth to see what great products we have for Latin, handwriting, copy-work and study guides. We have used curriculum for you as well. Laurelwood books has Latin for young children in story form (no prior Latin needed for this program) using fables, parables and stories from the Bible. You will also find the very popular Patriotic Penmanship with great quotes from our forefathers and the Scripture Scribes series encouraging your child to write like the scribes of old. www.laurelwoodbooks.com, marylnw7@gmail.com

learnchemistrybetter.comBooth 199
A top 1% teacher of NC will be your instructor. This curriculum is designed to serve as a foundation for the study of sciences in college. Let us eliminate the panic, fear and tears. More than sixty active videos, interactive web games, collaborative learning community, real world applications, and immediate graded assessments all contribute to the quality and content of instruction. Three options are offered in the curriculum: an active teacher every step, a self-guided curriculum or purchased videos. learnchemistrybetter.com

Lepage Associates—Booth 136
It is essential for high school students who have experienced learning, attention and/or emotional issues to have a formal diagnosis and the appropriate documentation to seek accommodations for college admissions standardized tests, such as the SAT and ACT, as well as for services in a postsecondary setting. I perform comprehensive psychological evaluations that will provide the necessary information to request accommodations and will give families information about the student's strengths and weaknesses as well as what interventions will improve academic achievement. (919) 270-4350, raepsy40@gmail.com

LexerciseBooth 144
Struggling readers, writers, and spellers who complete the Lexercise online program improve 3 grade levels on average! You can choose between customized therapy led by a professional or our reading and spelling program that gives you everything you need to help your child in your homeschool. (888) 603-1788, www.lexercise.com, info@lexercise.com

Liberty UniversityBooth 42
Join the world’s largest Christian university where you’ll prepare for a successful career while we prepare you for life! The Online Academy (LUOA) offers courses for grades K-12 with a structured yet flexible curriculum designed to take your home education to the next level. The postsecondary options at Liberty include 500 programs of study with instruction from a gifted faculty, supplemented by state-of-the-art technology. Learn and grow at Liberty University so you can impact your culture as a champion for Christ. (800) 543-5317, www.liberty.edu, admissions@liberty.edu

Loving StitchesBooths 85-86

Loving Stitches is one of the largest full service quilt stores on the east coast. In our booth, we are pleased to provide prepared lesson plans and prepared practice kits for sewing and quilting. We will also have Bernina and Eversewn brands sewing machines which are very high quality entry level machines. A selection of sewing and quilting threads, fabrics and notions will also be available.  (910) 630-3912, http://www.lovingstitches.net

 

Master BooksBooths 75-78

Master Books® is the world’s largest publisher of creation-based material for all ages including apologetics, homeschool resources, reference titles and quality children’s literature. It is one of New Leaf Publishing Group's three imprints. www.masterbooks.com

Miller Pads & PaperBooths 125-129
We specialize in art supplies, art curriculum, early education supplies, educational games, educational toys and a variety of other educational supplies that will greatly enhance your educational experiences. (608) 375-2181, www.millerpadsandpaper.com, facebook.com/millerpadsandpaper

Miss LetterlyBooth 228
Learn to Read and Spell with Miss Letterly; A Series of Playground Stories based on the Orton-Gillingham Approach to Reading is an informational book that teaches reading and spelling concepts while set in a warm and friendly fictional environment. Miss Letterly, a caring kindergarten teacher, helps her twenty-six students (the letters of the alphabet) work together to make words as they cover concepts such as vowels, consonants, digraphs, blends, syllable types, odd spelling patterns and blending syllables into two-syllable words. www.missletterly.com, ahubbard@missletterly.com

Modern Woodmen of AmericaBooth 44
Modern Woodmen of America is a member-owned fraternal financial services organization. We secure futures with financial guidance and products. We touch lives with fraternalism. Since 1883, Modern Woodmen has brought people together, supported families and strengthened communities nationwide. Modern Woodmen—touching lives, securing futures. modern-woodmen.org

Montreat College—Booth 32
Montreat College is an independent, Christ-centered, liberal arts institution that educates students through intellectual inquiry, spiritual formation and preparation for calling and career. Montreat College's main campus for four-year traditional students is located in Montreat, N.C. The college's School of Adult and Graduate Studies has satellite locations in Asheville, Charlotte, Morganton and online. montreat.edu

Nacel Open Door—Booth 82

Give your kids an unforgettable education about the world by hosting an exchange student through Nacel Open Door. You’ll learn first-hand about a new culture while sharing your own American values and traditions. Nacel Open Door is looking for volunteer host families to host international students from January through June. Exchange students speak English and have their own medical insurance and spending money. Want more information? Visit the website or contact the national office or local representative! National (651) 686-0080, http://www.nacelopendoor.org/, info@nacelopendoor.org; NC (919) 830-9194, joygoreman@gmail.com

Nancy Larson ScienceBooth 58
Nancy Larson® Science creates a solid science foundation for children ages 5-12. Children engage in science conversations, shared reading, hands-on activities and create their own lab books. Nancy uses multi-sensory learning and proven strategies that work for all children and then integrates other content areas to assure children get more long-term learning. Parents love that all the preparation is done, and they teach proficiently. Children love working as real scientists. “Serious Science. Easy to Teach.” Open the box and go. (860) 434-1045, www.nancylarsonscience.com, madon.dailey@nancylarson.com

NASCAR Technical Institute—Booth 21
NASCAR Technical Institute is the nation's leading provider of hands-on, technical training for the transportation and motorsports industry. www.UTI.EDU

Nature Friend MagazineBooths 37
Make sure you stop by our booth to enjoy a wonderful magazine in your hands. Explore the heavens with us or take a hike down beautiful mountain trails. Children and parents alike will enjoy God's creation in a new way with this magazine. Nathan Beachy, (910) 298-1033. Subscriptions, (877) 434-0765, www.NatureFriendMagazine.com

Nature’s Workshop Plus!Booths 197-198, 210-212
For over thirty years Nature's Workshop has provided materials for the study of science and nature, including lots of hands on fun stuff! We carry everything from microscopes, science kits, dissecting specimens, games, art sets, survival supplies and books, coloring books, reading books, etc. Check out our lab sets for use with the Apologia science books. Learn at the table with our educational placemats. 3055 E Main St., Danville, IN, 46122, (888) 393-5663, www.workshopplus.com, mail@workshopplus.com

NCHEBooth 1-2

NCHE Athletic Commission (NCHEAC)Booth 222-223
NCHEAC provides homeschool athletes, ages 11-18, 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

NC Virtual Public SchoolBooth 33

NCVPS offers all high school courses to complete a NC college prep diploma. All 150+ courses are state board approved, and NCAA honors most. NCVPS virtual teachers are NC certified or of higher education. Homeschools own their enrollments on an independent NCVPS account. Students have 24/7 self-paced access with individualized teacher attention. Visit NCVPS to learn more about how this second largest virtual public school in the U.S. has become a popular choice for homeschool academia. (919) 218-7582, nonpublicstudents@ncpublicschools.gov

Notgrass HistoryBooth 55
Notgrass History curriculum helps parents teach the heart, soul and mind. We publish middle school world history, 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 record-keeping book; and additional unit studies and family resources. (800) 211-8793, www.notgrass.com, help@notgrass.com 

Patrick Henry CollegeBooth 53
College informational materials (540) 441-8110, www.phc.edu, admissions@phc.edu

Pensacola Christian College—Booth 106
More homeschoolers choose Pensacola Christian College than any other Christian college. PCC has a Christ-centered atmosphere, outstanding academics and a friendly campus (home of Abeka). www.pcci.edu

The Picture Smart BibleBooth 160
Help your children personalize and internalize the Scriptures through the act of drawing. With The Picture Smart Bible, each book of the Bible is illustrated on one page and has a matching, traceable student sheet. The teacher "script" is a synopsis of the Bible book with complete, easy to follow instructions. It offers minimum teacher prep, maximum retention (&fun!). Fantastic discounts are waiting for you at The Picture Smart Bible Booth. www.picturesmartbible.com

Positive Action Bible CurriculumBooths 83-84
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, then delve into context, language, culture and application. We offer comprehensive PreK-12 Bible curriculum. (800) 688-3008, www.positiveaction.org

Rainbow ResourcesBooths 165-177
We sell a wide range of educational materials, toys and games for all grades and ages. (888) 841-3456, www.rainbowresource.com, info@rainbowresource.com

Ready-Made Preschool—Booth 159
Ready-Made Preschool provides homeschool curriculum programs for PreK-3. Our Seasonal ABC’s programs, for ages 3-5, includes lessons that focus on a letter of the alphabet and a story with Bible, math, science and social studies integrated throughout. Travel the U.S.A., designed for kindergarten to third grade, is an interactive, fun way to introduce your child to his or her amazing country. Students will learn state facts, geography, social studies, history, science, music, art, language arts and enrichment through hands-on activities. (412) 215-1503, www.ready-madepreschool.com

RE-vibe Anti-Distraction Wristwear—Booth 51
RE-vibe is a new vibration reminder wristband designed to help students ages 6+ who struggle with on-task behavior. RE-vibe encourages students to spend more time engaged in learning, reducing the need for parent and teacher interventions. RE-vibe’s proprietary algorithm empowers students by sending quiet vibrations at strategic intervals to remind them to check and correct their own off-task behaviors. http://fokuslabs.com

RightStart Mathematics by Activities for Learning IncBooth 45
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 and Staff PublishersBooths 202-204
Rod & Staff has Bible-based curriculum and character-building storybooks for all ages from a conservative Anabaptist publisher. (540) 879-3365

ShillerMath: Montessori Math at HomeBooth 205
ShillerMath publishes research-based math curricula for Pre-K and pre-algebra with beautifully designed lessons, music, diagnostic tests with answer keys, songs and Montessori-based manipulatives. ShillerMath offers language arts for Pre-K through grade 3 and math PSAT/SAT/ACT test prep. No Montessori knowledge is required and there's zero lesson preparation—just read what's in quotes and you're good to go! Students using this approach consistently outperform their peers. Our multi-year kits work for the whole family without having to purchase replacement consumables. (888) 556-MATH, www.shillermath.com, sales@shillermath.com

Simply Charlotte MasonBooths 39-41
Simply Charlotte Mason has enjoyable curriculum, living books and enriching fine arts for a Charlotte Mason-style education. simplycharlottemason.com

Sonlight CurriculumBooths 188-191
Sonlight Curriculum is the original real books curriculum—biblically-oriented and international. With the only full-year guarantee in the industry, Sonlight includes everything you need to teach all subjects for preschool through graduation. (800) 903-1675, www.sonlight.com, main@sonlight.com

Southern Evangelical SeminaryBooth 18

Since 1992, Southern Evangelical Seminary has provided a synthesis of sound philosophy, classical apologetics and a cohesive theology based on the inerrant Word of God in order to equip Christians to persuasively share their faith in a secular world. Learn about the many ways SES can help equip you to proclaim and defend your Christian convictions. (800) 77-TRUTH, www.SES.edu #WhyDoYouBelieve

The Struggling ReaderBooth 97
The Struggling Reader provides testing and teaching materials to assist parents in teaching their children to read, especially those students that struggle. Testing materials are parent-friendly and empower the teacher to focus attention where it is most needed. Instructional materials are research-based and incorporate a multi-sensory approach to teaching. thestrugglingreader.com, thestrugglingreader@gmail.com

SturdiGunsBooth 24
SturdiGuns provides American made, quality toys and tools for parents to help encourage our boys to grow into men who are able to be defenders of their home and family. Girls love them too! https://www.sturdiguns.com/

Take Time for ArtBooth 98
Take Time for Art is the most fun you've ever had studying art, art history and history! We integrate history with art history and hands-on art projects and bring it to your home through streaming video. In addition, we supply almost all the materials you need to make learning art fun and easy. And it's all taught from a Christian worldview. So go ahead, Take Time for Art! (919) 688-7534, www.taketimeforart.com, pvmayes@gmail.com

Tapestry of GraceBooth 3
Tapestry of Grace is 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. Students in grades K-12 cycle through world history every four years with all ages studying the same slice of history each week, each at their own learning level. Detailed assignments and discussion outlines enable parents to become their children's primary teachers and mentors by shaping their biblical worldview. tapestryofgrace.com

Teaching TextbooksBooths 28-30
Teaching Textbooks offers math products specifically designed for homeschoolers—Math 3 through Pre-Calculus. www.teachingtextbooks.com

Techknow Training StudiosBooth 12
Techknow is the complete homeschool technology curriculum: Microsoft Office, Adobe CC, programming, electronics, digital photography, videography, desktop publishing, keyboarding and many more. Plus, our awesome Techknow Funzone features student only Minecraft events. We provide free parent accounts! 877-567-6305, www.techknowtraining.com, Info@techknowcoa.com

Thrive Academics, Inc.Booth 144
Thrive Academics provides quality educational programs to schools and homeschool families. Our newest program is a web-based college and career readiness curriculum called Voyage. Voyage prepares students for the greatest adventure of their lives by guiding them through the stages of college and career planning while developing essential life skills needed for thriving in life. (818) 927-2703, www.thriveacademics.com, bedwards@thriveacademics.com

Total Language PlusBooth 47
Total Language Plus is a literature inspired language arts program that focuses on thinking and communication skills designed for grades 3-12. www.totallanguageolus.com, customer@totallanguageplus.com

Trail Life USA and American Heritage GirlsBooth 225
Trail Life USA is a Christian outdoor adventure, character and leadership program for boys and young men. Operating from troops that are chartered through churches in 48 states, the K-12 program centers on outdoor experiences that build a young man’s skills and allow him to grow on a personal level and as a role model and leader for his peers. Living the Trail Life is a journey established on timeless values derived from the Bible. www.nctraillife.org

Traiven’s PassBooth 130
Traiven’s Pass is a Christian Medieval novel written by a homeschool graduate whose goal is to be a writer of truth. It offers clean, capturing reading material for teens, adults and a family read-out-loud. Traiven’s Pass is a story layered with biblical truth and family values. Enter into its secrets. Become captivated by the characters as Traiven’s Pass brings mysterious castles, ransacked cottages and impossible decisions all together into an unforgettable novel of intrigue. It is highly rated by homeschool families. www.traivenspass.com, jessambrem@yahoo.com

Usborne Books & MoreBooth 5-6
Usborne and Kane Miller books are the most exciting, engaging, and educational books on the market today. They are high quality, innovative, lavishly-illustrated and, best of all, they are the books kids love to read. Choose from almost 2000 bright, colorful and fun titles covering a wide variety of subjects.  Kathleen Rader (314) 761-6238, www.thelittlebookworm.net, usborne@outlook.com

U.S. National Whitewater Center—Booth 151
The U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) is dedicated to the promotion of the active, outdoor lifestyle. Since 2006, the USNWC has been promoting access to the outdoors for all levels of participants through its all-day pass programs, instruction, leadership school as well as festivals, races and other outdoor events. Whether you visit the Center’s 1,100 acres on the Catawba River or participate in the offsite programs featured throughout the United States, the USNWC wants you to play, relax and learn outside. usnwc.org

Veritas PressBooths 59-68
Veritas Press offers classical Christian curriculum for homeschools and private Christian schools. It is also a nationally-accredited private online classical Christian school. (800) 922-5082, veritaspress.com, Facebook.com/veritaspress, info@veritaspress.com

The Vineyard Christian Sports CampBooth 50
The Vineyard Christian Sports Camp is an internationally acclaimed Christian sports camp for children ages six to eighteen years old. There are special discounts offered to homeschool students. Campers choose from over forty programs and meet other children from thirty countries. (336) 351-2070, www.vineyardcamp.com

Virginia Baptist CollegeBooth 229
Virginia Baptist College is an accredited Bible college that has a burden to train people for the work of the ministry. We offer dual-enrollment classes, and our undergraduate and graduate programs can be completed online. We look forward to your stopping by our booth to see if we are the right choice for you. vbc.edu

Virginia Soaps & ScentsBooths 101-102
The eleven members of the Spargur family are thirty-year veteran homeschoolers from southeastern Virginia. In 2007 they gave birth to their family business, Virginia Soaps & Scents. The business was the outgrowth of a homeschool unit study on colonial life in Virginia, including soapmaking. The Spargurs travel six months out of the year to homeschool conferences and craft shows. Their handcrafted product line has expanded greatly over the years including a full line of skin care and laundry products. www.va-soaps.com

Worldview AcademyBooth 182
Worldview Academy is a non-denominational organization dedicated to helping Christians to think and to live in accord with a biblical worldview so that they will serve Christ and lead the culture. (800) 241-1123, www.worldview.org

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 grades 3-5 skills, using engaging activities and topics. WriteShop I and II for teens cover descriptive, informative, narrative and essay writing. Filling the gaps that parents often find in other programs, WriteShop features detailed lesson plans and schedules, grading and editing helps including checklists and evaluation forms, easy-to-follow instructions, graphic organizers and more. (909) 989-5576, www.writeshop.com, info@writeshop.com

Young Living Essential OilsBooth 113
Best Mom tools ever! Moms have the toughest job in the world, and homeschooling moms, even more so. Come explore the provision God has made for you and your family to prosper in physical, emotional and mental well-being. Discover practical solutions for focus, studying, test taking, stress relief, health and wellness, achieving toxin-free homes and more! Books and curriculum: Nutrition 101 (health, nutrition), Chemistry of Essential Oils (chemistry in the real world of plants), and lots more! (757) 287-6578, www.karenabouthealth.com, karensoilyhealth@gmail.com

Youth DigitalBooth 95
Youth Digital offers online technology courses teaching everything from 3D Animation, to coding, to fashion design. Winner of numerous awards including Parents' Choice, Codie, Stevie and Homeschool.com top 100 list, our award winning courses deliver self-paced lessons that are expertly taught and supported by our dedicated team. (800) 838-6715, www.youthdigital.com

YWAM PublishingBooths 218-221
YWAM Publishing is the publisher of the best-selling "Christian Heroes: Then & Now" and "Heroes of History" biographies and unit studies as well as various other homeschool, missions and Christian growth materials including titles by national authors/speakers Heidi St. John and Carol Barnier. www.ywampublishing.com