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Reformation Day  {Activities for Kids}

Reformation Day {Activities for Kids}

Reformation Day is at the end of this month, so why not have a Reformation Party? Our family hosted a Night of Reformation (or Day of Reformation) several years when our kids were younger. As they grew older, they helped plan our Reformation parties. Our kids still have fond memories of those parties. Before I… Continue Reading

Fun Fall Activities for Preschoolers, Homeschoolers & Families

I recently hosted a Mom’s Monday Lunch Bunch on fun fall activities for preschoolers & families. Watch it here: I made part 2 afterwards because I found my favorite nature journaling book. Take a look:  I told you that I’d list the resources I mentioned, so here they are. Just click the image below…. Continue Reading

National Jelly Bean Day is April 22 {Homeschool FUN}

National Jelly Bean Day is April 22 {Homeschool FUN}

A few years ago, my mom, my sister & I went to Ashley’s school.  She was teaching at-risk kids in first grade. My mom read a book about Easter. My sister took photos. I did some jelly bean activities with the kids. Next Tuesday is national jelly bean day, so you have some time to… Continue Reading

St Patricks Day Activities: Lucky Charms Graph

St Patricks Day Activities: Lucky Charms Graph

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, so why not have some fun in your homeschool activities with one of our favorite St Patricks Day Activities?  This one is edible, just like the recent Oreo Phases of the Moon homeschool activity. Quick Question Before the Activity . . . Would you buy a book… Continue Reading

Super Bowl Activities for Kids

Super Bowl Activities for Kids

It’s right around the corner, so why not have some fun in your homeschool with our Super Bowl activities for kids this year. You might even try a Super Bowl mini-unit this Thursday and Friday. Your kids will love it! Super Bowl Activities with History What’s the history of Super Bowl Super Bowl Activities –… Continue Reading

9 Fall Activities for Kids with 9 Fall Books

9 Fall Activities for Kids with 9 Fall Books

Get 9 fun fall activities for kids – at least 1 for each of our fall books. . . I had so much fun looking for fall books you can read with your kids. Some of these are ones we read together as a family when my kids were young. And to make this post… Continue Reading

Maundy Thursday – 9 Family Friendly Activities

Maundy Thursday – 9 Family Friendly Activities

This is a bit late, but I wanted to post it anyway. Maundy Thursday (or Holy Thursday) is today. When Steve was in seminary, I learned alot about Passion Week. I wasn’t taught much about Passion Week, growing up in the southern Bible belt.  Maundy Thursday is one of those items  I missed out on…. Continue Reading

Super Bowl Activities – {FREE Printables & Activity Guide}

Super Bowl Activities – {FREE Printables & Activity Guide}

It’s Super Bowl Week – why not have some fun in your homeschool. Your kids will love you for it! So, you’re not a sports fan.  That’s OK, you probably have someone in your house that does enjoy sports…and it’s probably your son. Often, boys do not like school or homeschool. Why not take a… Continue Reading

Supermoon & Space Activities for Kids

Supermoon & Space Activities for Kids

Tonight & tomorrow will have a supermoon . . .  one we haven’t seen since 1948 . . .  and won’t see it again until 2034. Take time tonight with your family and view this awesome creation of God.  Supermoons occur when the moon is extremely close to the earth.  If you want to see… Continue Reading

3 Branches of Government for Kids

3 Branches of Government for Kids

Elections are right around the corner, so this is the perfect time to teach the 3 branches of government for kids.  For each of our three branches of government, I’ve included an explanation with at least 1 book & 1 activity you can do with your kids.  Feel free to leave other activities in the… Continue Reading