January Library Builder: Save 10% on both variants of the Drawn into the Heart Level 4/5 Book Pack!

Library Builder

Use coupon code JANUARY-LIBRARY for 10% off both variants of the Level 4/5 Book Pack for Drawn into the Heart of Reading!

We are excited to continue our Heart of Dakota Library Builder book set promotion! On the 1st Wednesday of each month we will be promoting one of our book sets with a 10% coupon code. For this month’s special, use coupon code JANUARY-LIBRARY on our website for the entire month of January to save 10% on both variants of the Drawn into the Heart of Reading Level 4/5 book pack. To view all of the books in these sets, just click here!

How are the Level 4/5 Book Packs used in Drawn into the Heart of Reading?

(From the package description in our online store):

“These optional book packs are for use with Level 4/5 of Drawn into the Heart of Reading. In these levels, your child will read the chosen books mainly independently for a total of 15 days for each genre. Each book on the list below has an approximate reading level noting the grade and month next to it. Use this information to choose the set that best suits your child’s reading level. If these books seem too difficult, we also have book packs for Level 2 and Level 3. Please keep in mind, these specific titles are not needed, but each book was very carefully chosen as an excellent reading selection for the noted reading level.

Our book sets were created to save you time and to help you find quality books at the right reading level. This is one of the keys to a successful reading experience for your child. You are welcome to use your own book selections if you prefer. Drawn into the Heart of Reading truly works with any books you choose.”

Use coupon code JANUARY-LIBRARY to save!

To apply this month’s savings, just enter coupon code JANUARY-LIBRARY on our website when you check out! We hope these books will be as treasured to you as they are to us!

Have a great rest of the week!
Heart of Dakota

PS: If you’d like a more in-depth look at what using Drawn into the Heart of Reading looks like in your home, have a look at this article!

18 Seasons and Counting!

Heart of Dakota Tidbit:

18 Seasons and Counting!

Did you know that this is our 18th Christmas season as a homeschool publishing business? We are so grateful for all the years we’ve spent bringing quality content to homeschool families and look forward to many more! 🙂

Have a great weekend! 😃

December Library Builder: Save 10% on the Drawn into the Heart Level 3 Book Pack!

Library Builder

Use coupon code DECEMBER-LIBRARY for 10% on the Level 3 Book Pack for Drawn into the Heart of Reading!

We are excited to continue our Heart of Dakota Library Builder book set promotion! On the 1st Wednesday of each month we will be promoting one of our book sets with a 10% coupon code. For this month’s special, use coupon code DECEMBER-LIBRARY on our website for the entire month of December to save 10% on Drawn into the Heart of Reading Level 3 book pack. To view all of the books in this set, just click here!

How is the Level 3 Book Pack used in Drawn into the Heart of Reading?

(From the package description in our online store):

“These optional book packs are to be used after the ‘Emerging Reader Set’. They are for use with children who are ready for chapter books with fewer pictures and are ready for more advanced reading material. Average second graders should follow the Emerging Reader’s Schedule. The Level 3 book pack is for use with Level 3 of Drawn into the Heart of Reading. These books are for average to advanced Level 3 readers.

In these levels, your child will read the chosen books out loud to you for a total of 15 days for each genre.  Each book in the package has an approximate reading level noting the grade and month next to it.  Use this information to choose the set that best suits your child’s reading level. Please keep in mind, these specific titles are not needed, but each book was very carefully chosen as an excellent reading selection for the noted reading level.

Our book sets were created to save you time and to help you find quality books at the right reading level. This is one of the keys to a successful reading experience for your child. You are welcome to use your own book selections if you prefer. Drawn into the Heart of Reading truly works with any books you choose.”

Use coupon code DECEMBER-LIBRARY to save!

To apply this month’s savings, just enter coupon code DECEMBER-LIBRARY on our website when you check out! We hope these books will be as treasured to you as they are to us!

Have a great rest of the week!
Heart of Dakota

PS: If you’d like a more in-depth look at what using Drawn into the Heart of Reading looks like in your home, have a look at this article!

Our easy-to-use substitution policy!

Heart of Dakota Tidbit:

Our easy-to-use substitution policy!

Did you know that it is very easy to use our Substitution Policy? Here is a great example of how one of our families used it when placing their order:

“May I  please substitute the following:

CTC Economy Package–
I have:
    – Child’s Geography (34.95)
    – What in World (21.99)         Total (56.94)
I would like to have:
    – RTR student pages (36.95)  
    – Swallows and Amazons (14.95)  Total (51.90)

CTC Basic Package:  Option 1 – History
I have:
    – Archimedes (14.95)
    – Cleopatra  (7.99)       Total (22.94)
I would like to have:
    – Shining Sword (10.95)
    – Diary of American Boy (9.95)       Total (20.90)

CTC Extension–
I have:
    – Cat of Bubastes   (32.95)
    – Famous Men of Rome (16.95)   Total (49.90)
I would like to have:
    – RTR Student Pages (36.95)
    – RTR Shakespeare pages (10.95)    Total (47.90)”

Want to learn more?

For more information about our substitution policy, have a look at our FAQ page here!

Have a great weekend! 🙂

It’s a family affair!

Heart of Dakota Tidbit:

It’s a family affair!

Did you know our parents graciously watch and homeschool our children while we attend book fairs?  “Nana” Mellema, “Papa” Mellema, and Grandma Jackie have all taught from our HOD guides through the years too!  So, HOD is always truly a family affair – even when we have to be gone at a convention!!!

Have a great weekend!