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Fire Safety for Kids {Weekend Links}

Fire Safety for Kids {Weekend Links}

Fire Safety Week starts today, so I’ve included some extra fun ideas to teach fire safety for kids. My grandkids loved making & eating these cute fire trucks.  I even decided to make one myself. You can get all the directions at Fire Safety Week Activities for Kids or click on any image below to… Continue Reading

Fun Fall Activities {Weekend Links}

Fun Fall Activities {Weekend Links}

Next week is the first day of fall, so why not try some fun fall activities this week? Last week I shared apple activities with Johnny Appleseed‘s birthday this Thursday, September 26. If you missed them, you can find them here. Click on any image to get more details. Question: What are your favorite fall… 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

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

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