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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

Weekend Links – Summer Fun

Weekend Links – Summer Fun

I found these links after visiting several homeschool blogs in the Top 10 Tuesdays series.  Each one has something fun you could do this summer. Bug Unit with Eric Carle Books – Grouchy Ladybug Biography Reading Journal Teaching Kids About Giving & Serving Ribbon Play 5 Days of Husbandless Homemaking {what’s for dinner} Math Story… Continue Reading

Cool Math for Kids {Weekend Links}

Cool Math for Kids {Weekend Links}

Too often, kids don’t enjoy math because they don’t understand it. Today I want to share cool math for kids ideas you can use in your homeschool. I’ve tried to include cool math for kids at different ages. If you have a fun way to teach math, please leave a comment.  Click on any image… Continue Reading

National Jelly Bean Day is April 22

National Jelly Bean Day is April 22

The week before Easter, my mom, my sister & I went to Ashley’s school.  She teaches 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 get… 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?  This one is edible, just like the recent Oreo Phases of the Moon homeschool activity. I’m usually a non-sugar cereal girl, like Wheat Chex or Corn Chex.  But when I was a girl, I loved Lucky Charms.  Lucky… Continue Reading

St Patricks Day Activities for Kids & Recipes

St Patricks Day Activities for Kids & Recipes

Well, St. Patricks Day is in 1 week…next Tuesday!  How will you tie-in St Patrick’s Day with your homeschool? Here are several St Patricks Day activities for kids and a few delicious recipes. Enjoy! St Patricks Day Activities for Kids  (Reading, Writing, Math, Notebooking, Printables) St Patricks Day Activities: Lucky Charms Graph Happy St Patrick’s… Continue Reading

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Did you know Dr. Seuss Birthday is March 2?  Have fun with your kids and plan a Dr. Seuss Day.  I’ve included several fun Dr. Seuss activities for kids and the accompanying Dr. Seuss books. Your kids will love it, especially if you have green eggs & ham for breakfast. NOTE: Just click on any… Continue Reading

6 Christmas Math Activities

6 Christmas Math Activities

In the past, I’ve shared ways to integrate writing into Christmas. Today, I’d like to offer Christmas math activities that you can integrate into your advent & Christmas activities for kids. Baking & Cooking As you bake & cook, your kids will learn their measurements. You can even convert to the metric system, to teach… Continue Reading

Teaching Math to Kids {Case Studies}

Teaching Math to Kids {Case Studies}

Last week I discussed some ideas about when to start teaching math to kids . In case you missed it you can read it here: When Should You Start Teaching Math to Kids I want to follow up with some case studies that might surprise you. Case Study #1 in Teaching Math to Kids: Hunter… Continue Reading

When Should You Start Teaching Math to Kids?

When Should You Start Teaching Math to Kids?

Should we teach math early at age, five or six years old? Or should we teach it later, maybe after 10 years of age? Or wait until 18 years of age to be teaching math to kids ? The answer might be obvious to you, but I’d like to share a few stories to help… Continue Reading