About Rick

Rick Boyer wears many hats. Parents know him as a speaker/author who tackles the challenges of parenting head-on. He offers practical, effective solutions based on Scripture and over 40 years of parenting experience. He and his wife, Marilyn are the authors of many popular books on parenting as well as the Bible-based Character Concepts curriculum. To homeschooled kids, Rick is "Uncle Rick," a dynamic storyteller who brings Scripture and history to colorful life and turns them into delightful and life-changing character lessons. Check out his audio recordings at www.UncleRickAudios.com

A Better Way to Study (and teach) History: Part 3

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Our daughter, Kasey, with a veteran who just passed away. He went to our church, and had become a good friend.

   

Living History

George was an elderly man when I knew him. Being a World War II veteran, he had some interesting stories to tell. George had been an Army mechanic in the war and a big part of his work for a while was in preparing jeeps, tanks and other vehicles to run under water.

That’s right, I said run underwater; Continue reading A Better Way to Study (and teach) History: Part 3

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A Better Way to Study (and teach) History-Part 2

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Teaching history

 

How to Give Your Family a Love for History

I love history because it’s fascinating. Oh, I know it wasn’t interesting to you in school. A lot of it wasn’t for me either; that’s because it wasn’t taught well. They had us memorizing a bunch of names, dates, events etc. that just didn’t seem important. Continue reading A Better Way to Study (and teach) History-Part 2

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