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GIVEAWAY! A Noble Experiment: The History and Nature of the American Government

Raising Sticky Hands To Heaven has once again partnered up with DenSchool to help get the word out about yet another awesome giveaway!

TWO lucky winners will receive A Noble Experiment: The History and Nature of the American Government COMBO SET from Zeezok Publishing! This curriculum package is valued at $99 each!

A Noble Experiement is an Advanced Middle or High School American Government curriculum package. The set includes the book, DVDs, and CD-Rom Teacher Resources. DenSchool’s reviewer, Dalynn, was surprised at how much her advanced middle schooler enjoyed the program and even asked to use it! It was a blessing to see him working independently with the curriculum. She is one very pleased homeschool momma!

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October 5th

President Harry Truman

On This Day In History…

The first Presidential speech was given on TV, on this day in history, October 5th, 1947.  It was given by President Harry Truman.  It was his speech on getting everyone to conserve food rations, soon after World War 2.

Just think about how many Presidential speeches have been made on TV since then.  It seems that the current president has had more than any other.  I’ve gotten to the point that I dread hearing that one is coming up.

Back then, it was probably exciting to get to see and hear the President of the United States of America, talking to you about what was happening in the U.S.

This is where it all started.

Stay tuned for another, “On This Day In History”…