Kindle Oasis and Facebook Q&A – WHS 187

Kindle Oasis and Facebook Q&A – WHS 187

I held a live Q&A on Facebook earlier this week and this is the audio of most of that Q&A.

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Also during the broadcast, I talked about the new Kindle Oasis from Amazon.

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Kindle Oasis Key Features

Kindle Oasis
– 4.6 ounces and 3.4 mm at its thinnest point
– 300 ppi Paperwhite touch-screen display
– Redesigned front light features 60 percent more LEDs and better uniformity
– 4GB of built-in storage (stores thousands of e-books)
– Included leather charging cover for up to 9 weeks of battery life
– Starts at $289 for Wi-Fi only with special offers

Questions Answered From the Q&A

Q: What online resources do I recommend as a supplement to homeschooling?
A: Khan Academy, Sheppard Software, and ABC Mouse.

Q: What books or blogs inspired me to start homeschooling.
A: My wife was inspired by her sisters who started homeschooling. We also referred to books by John Holt.

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