Thursday, February 11, 2016

5 Senses Unit

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Come explore the sense of touch with us as part of our 5 senses unit. We explore some great books, videos, make an edible skin, hands on project and so much more. This is a great unit for Preschool, PreK, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids.

FREE Five Senses Unit for preschool, kindergarten, homeschool - so many fun, hands on science activities for kids to explore taste, smell, see, hear, and feel. GREAT IDEAS!

Shadow - Art & Science Lesson

Kids will enjoy exploring the shadow of the sun with this fun, hands on, Sun Shadow Art and Science Lesson for Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids. Great for year round on a sunny day!
Sun Shadows Art & Science Lesson - this is such a fun, colorful kids activities that kids will love (science, preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade)

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

30 St. Patrick's Day Crafts, Activities, and Snacks

Saint Patrick's Day is coming! Are you planning any fun activities for your kids? If you need some ideas for inspiration, here are 30 St. Patrick's Day crafts, activities, and snacks - all collected just for you. Have fun celebrating!
St. Patrick's Day - 30 super clever and unique crafts for kids, St. patricks day kids activities, snacks and more (spring, preschool, march theme, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Disneyland or Disney World?

Are you planning a disney vacation but not sure if you should go to Disneyland or Disney World? Well the parks are both great, but in very different ways. Here is what you need to know about the two very different Disney Parks.
Disneyland or Disney World

Gilgamesh: The Revenge of Ishtar (A Hands on History Unit)

This is the third part of a four part Gilgamesh hands on history unit for children of all ages. Using a retelling of the Epic of Gilgamesh, your children will learn all about Ancient Mesopotamia in a very hands on enjoyable way.
Gilgamesh: The Revenge of Ishtar - This is a fantastic history unit for kids of all ages that will teach them the story of Gilgamesh as they learn about Ancient Mesopotamia through books, games, crafts, copywork, food, and more. (history, homeschooling, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade, 7th grade, 8th grade)

Monday, February 8, 2016

3 Ways to Take a Break While Homeschooling

Do you ever need to take a few minutes to yourself to relax, regroup, enjoy a book, or simply relax? Here are some easy ways to take a break while homeschooling?
3 ways to take a break while homeschooling - great, practical and simple to implement ideas for your homeschool

Friday, February 5, 2016

Valentines Day Counting Cards

Valentine's Day is just around the corner! We've been hard at work learning to count to 10 with all of our themed counting cards. These free printable
FREE Valentines Day Counting Cards - these are such a fun way for toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids to practice counting to 10 while working on 1 to 1 correspondence

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Anti-Gravity Ping Pong Ball Science Experiment

To be fair, this experiment does not ACTUALLY defy gravity. (Anti-gravity is really just science fiction.) However, it definitely APPEARS to defy gravity. By combining this "anti-gravity" experiment with a couple other simple experiments involving a ping pong ball and air flow, kids will not only be amazed and impressed, but will learn a little about the science of air pressure as well.
Anti-Gravity Ping Pong Ball Science Experiment - kids will love this crazy, fun air pressure experiment! Great for elementary age kids (homeschool, science, kids activities, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade)

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

FREE Beginning Sounds Clip it Cards

If your little ones are starting to learn how to sound out words, grab these free beginning sounds animal clip it cards. Great for Preschool and Kindergarten, they help kids with their fine motor skills, too!
Start sounding out words with these free beginning sounds animal clip it cards!

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Color Sorting Mitten Activity

Kids will have fun practicing sorting colors and improving fine motor skills with this Color Sorting Mitten Activity for Toddler, Preschool, and Kindergarten age kids.

Color Sorting Fine Motor Mitten Match for Preschoolers