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How to Choose the Best for YOUR Homeschool

How to Choose the Best for YOUR Homeschool

June is a great time to decide the best homeschool curriculum, books and other items you need for your upcoming year. But it can be overwhelming, with everyone telling you their curriculum is the best. I remember laying out books and catalogs all over the floor, trying to decide which one is best for our… Continue Reading

Bean Plant Experiment for Kids

Bean Plant Experiment for Kids

With spring in the air and gardening a great homeschool activity, I thought a fun experiment was appropriate. Why not have fun in your homeschool & encourage a love of learning with the Bean Plant Experiment for Kids? This is one of the easiest plant science projects you’ll ever do – the bean plant experiment… 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. We did the Lucky Charm graph set for Math on St. Patrick’s Day…. Continue Reading

4 Steps to Raising Leaders in Your Homeschool

4 Steps to Raising Leaders in Your Homeschool

Is it time to take a fresh look at your homeschool? Where are you really headed? Will your kids be able to influence the world around them as adults? Will they impact others for Jesus Christ?Will they make wise decisions or follow the crowd?Will they have a strong foundation of Biblical education?How’s that Godly character… 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

Start School Right – Free Class

Start School Right – Free Class

January is a great time to look back, seeing what went well last year and where to improve. Yet, sometimes I felt defeated, not knowing where to turn after this exercise. Or, how to start homeschooling in a better way. That’s why I’m sharing kid-tested strategies you can use to have a successful homeschool year… Continue Reading

Candy Cane Experiments in Christmas Homeschool

Candy Cane Experiments in Christmas Homeschool

When I asked moms which subject area would be the hardest one to integrate into their Christmas homeschool, the answer is often Science. So, let’s look at fun candy cane experiments you can use this December. Let’s face it, your kids are already thinking about Christmas and probably struggling to focus on their academics. If… Continue Reading

3 Branches of Government for Kids Learning

3 Branches of Government for Kids Learning

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 books & activities you can do with your kids. Head over to your library’s website or amazon to find each of these books. Be sure… Continue Reading

Reformation Day Activities

Reformation Day Activities

Make history come alive with these Reformation Day activities. On Halloween, October 31, 1517, Martin Luther nailed his 95 Theses on the church door and the Reformation came alive. After telling you a quick story about Martin Luther, Kerry shares some simple activities to help your kids love learning. In the comments, you’ll also find… Continue Reading

3 Strategies to Encourage a Love of Learning {Free Homeschooling Masterclass}

3 Strategies to Encourage a Love of Learning {Free Homeschooling Masterclass}

For many homeschool families, it’s back to school time. You’re gearing up for a new year, brushing off that curriculum and making plans for your kids’ education. Back to school time is so much fun, with all the new books. Real books are one way to encourage a love of learning. If you’re like me,… Continue Reading