123 Homeschool 4 Me: January 2015

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Frozen Snow and Ice Writing FUN

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This is such a fun activity for preschool and kindergarten age kids who are practicing their alphabet letters. It is a fun, hands on, sensory activity for writing.
Disney Frozen activities for kids - Salt Writing tray for preschoolers to practice their letters

Friday, January 30, 2015

14 Valentines Day Crafts for Kids & TGIF

Plan some fun and creative February Valentines Day Crafts . Kids from Toddlers and Preschoolers to Kindergarten and Elementary age kids will love these fun kids activities.
Vlaentines Day Crafts for Kids


Thursday, January 29, 2015

Deck of Cards - Addition Math Worksheets

These free addition math worksheets will make practicing math for Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade students. There are 9 seasonal choices plus the math equations change each and ever time you play.FREE Deck of Cards Math - Super CLEVER, unique, and ever changing Addition Worksheets for first grade and 2nd grade kids. Perfect for math centers, morning seat work, homework, and homeschool.

Snowball Word Blends

Early learners will love these free printable Snowball Word Blends activity to help them practice this important skill.
Word Blends - Kids will have fun practicing various word blends with this super cute winter themed Snowball Blends Free Printable

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Presidents Day Craft - Abraham Lincoln Plate Craft for Kids

Here is a really fun Abraham Lincoln Craft for Kids celebrating Presidents Day – Abraham Lincoln Plate Craft for kids 3-8 years old.
Presidents Day Craft for Kids - Abraham Lincoln craft, log cabin snack, and free printable worksheets for kids from Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten to 1st-6th grade.

FREE Rhyming Letter Books from A to Z

Young children will love having their very own letter books filled with rhymes. There is a free printable mini book for each letter of the alphabet from A to Z.
Rhyming Alphabet Letter Books - FREE printable mini book for each letter of the alphabet from A to Z for toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

FREE Brick Spelling Tests with a splash of color

Make spelling fun with spelling games!  Free printable brick style spelling tests we use with LEGO for 1st-6th grade.  Each spelling test is for  10, 15, or 20 words with dictation. 
Free LEGO Spelling Tests for Homeschool Kindergarten - 6th Grade

Multiplication Practice with Paper Game

For most kids multiplication practice can seem tedious and downright boring! Here is a fun, easy to make paper game for kids to practice multiplication and fractions.
Multiplication Practice with Paper Games - This is such a clever, fun way for kids to practice using a fun math games. Great for 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade kids!

Monday, January 26, 2015

Sticker Hand Art Valentines Day Craft for Toddlers

Sometimes finding a project Toddlers enjoy and can do is difficult. Here is a fun Toddler Valentines day Craft they will be proud of (and so will you!)
Valentines Day Craft for Kids! This Valentines Day Art Project for toddlers, preschool, and kindergarten age kids is so simple and SO CUTE! It mixes heart stickers with hand art for a precious art project to treasure!

Marshmallow Sight Words Activity

Kids will love learning sight words with this fun, hands on, and free printable Marshmallow Sight Word Activity. It is great fun for Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade kids.

Sight Word Game using marshmallows; free printable for preschool and kindergarten

Sunday, January 25, 2015

15 Valentines for under $1

If you are looking for clever, cute, and cheap Valentines you can make for under $1, here is the list for you and your kids!
Valentines Day Gifts - 15 homemade valentines for under $1 great valentines for kids classmates

Saturday, January 24, 2015

Color Words for Kids Printable

Toddlers and Preschool kids will have fun learning about colors as they make their very own printable color book.
Color Words - free printable to help kindergarten, preschool, prek, and toddler learn color names. (Color words activities, color words worksheets)


Friday, January 23, 2015

21 Valentines Day Activities with Conversation Hearts & TGIF

This February plan some fun Valentines Day Crafts around the iconic conversation heart candy. Kids from Toddlers and Preschoolers to Kindergarten and Elementary age kids will love these fun kids activities.
Conversation Heart Crafts and Kids Activities to celebrate Valentines Day

Frozen Slime Recipe

Kids will love playing with this Disney Frozen themed Slime Recipe! Perfect for the Anna and Elsa fan in the preschool crowd!
Disney Frozen kids activity using a Frozen Slime recipe for play. Great for toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age children.

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Presidents Day Coloring Pages for Kids

Here are some fun and FREE printable Presidents Day themed Coloring pages for Toddlers, Preschoolers, and Kindergarten kids to color. These are great for February’s Presidents Day, 4th of July, or a patriotic unit.
FREE President's Day Coloring Pages for Kids!! These are fun for Toddler, Preschool, and Kindergarten kids; also great for 4th of July

33+ Winter Activities for Toddlers

It may be too cold to send your toddler outside to play, but they still have a lot of energy saved up! Here are over 33 really FUN Winter Activities for Toddlers.
33 Winter Activities for Toddlers - so many fun, creative, and unique ideas for a fun winter theme!

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Valentines Candy Box Math (FREE Printable Game)

Kids of all ages will love this fun Valentines Day Math game! After you play the fun valentines day heart candy game, you use your filled up candy box to complete these fun Valentines Day themed math worksheets.  This activity is perfect for Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students.Valentines Day Math Games - You will love that all your kid can play this free printable game and math worksheets will help Toddler, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade and 4th grade students have fun learning about graphing, greater than less than, addition, fractions and more.

Sight Word Game Drag Racing Cars

Kids will love learning sight words in this playful sight word game for preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade kids.Sight Word Game - Kids will love this sight word game that uses hot wheel cars. So much fun for preschool and kindergarten boys especially!

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Winter Coloring Sheets (FREE!)

These free winter themed coloring pages are perfect for toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age children during the month of January.

Winter Coloring Pages! These free printable winter coloring page are so cute with the snowmen, penguins, and sledding kids. Perfect winter activity for kids in preschool!

100 Super Fun STEM Idea

Over 100 really fun STEM ideas to add to your classroom, homeschool plan, and after school kids activities.
Stem - 100 Stem Activities for Kids of all ages to reinforce math, science, engineering

Monday, January 19, 2015

Squirt Gun Snow Painting

This is a favorite winter activities for kids. They will love using squirt guns to paint in the winter snow.
Squirt Gun Painting in the Snow is such a fun, creative winter activities for kids. It is simple to set-up, cheap, and doesn't matter if you have packing snow or not.

Learning with Netflix for Preschool and Kindergarten

Here are some ways for kids to learn using Netflix online video streaming! Perfect for Homeschool and parents.
Learning with Netflix for Preschool and Kindergarten children. A great list for homeschool parents!

Sunday, January 18, 2015

5 Things NEVER to Say to a New Reader

It’s tough work learning to read! Here are some things you should never say to your new reader (aka emergent reader).
how to help new readers - Teaching a child to read is a big deal and hard work. For some kids it just clicks, but for others it can be more challenging. Here are some tips for new readers, 5 things to never say to an emerging reader (Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade).

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Friday, January 16, 2015

20 Dental Health Month Crafts and Activities for Kids & TGIF

Here are a whole bunch of fun, hands on teeth crafts and teeth activities for kids during February’s Dental Health Month
Dental Health Month! 20 super creative teeth crafts and teeth activities for kids in the month of February. Great for toddler, preschool, kindergarten and elementary age kids

Snowman Reading Game

Kids will love practicing reading words with this free printable snowman reading game for preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade kids.
Snowman Reading Game - This is such a cute and easy to play game for Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, or 2nd grade. The free printable game has lots of optoins to adapt to many ages. Perfect for homeschool kids!

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Red Hot Valentines Day Slime for Kids

Do your kids love playing with slime and goo? Mine sure do! Here is a really fun Red Hot Slime perfect for a Valentines Day Kids Activity. This activity is perfect for preschool, Kindergarten, and elementary age kids!
Red Hot Slime Recipe is perfect as a valentines day activity for kids of all ages. It not only looks amazing buy has the PERFECT texture!! Great February activity for Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade

16 Penguin Crafts for Kids

Here are 15 adorable penguin crafts for kids to make this winter with kids from preschool to elementary school.
16 Penguin Crafts for Kids - Kids from preschool to elementary school are goin to love making this adorable penguins! Perfect winter craft for kids!

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

EASY Snow Ice Cream Recipe

Have you heard others talking about how to make snow ice cream? Does it sound weird or gross? Well we tried it and let me tell you that snow ice cream is delicious and a fun winter activity for kids.
EASY Snow Ice Cream Recipe - this is a simple, 3 ingredient snow ice cream recipe that uses snow to make the most delicious, creamy, and easy ice cream. This is a WONDERFUL winter activity for kids and families. YUMMY!

Drawing through the Bible in a Month

Make your way through the Bible from Genesis to Revelation in a month with these fun, FREE and easy to use drawing lessons for kids.
Drawing through the Bible in a Month - what a fun way for kids to review or learn what's in the Bible. Fun, FREE, and easy to follow lessons with additional bible activity ideas. Preschool Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd-7th grade kids

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

22 Grammar Picture Books for Kids K-3rd Grade

Some concepts like nouns, sufixes, homonyms, simile can be hard for children to grasp. Here is a collection of 22 wonderful picture books for Kindergarten, 1st,  2nd & 3rd Graders that teach grammar concepts in a fun, exciting way!
22 Grammar Picture Books for Kindergarten - 3rd Grade. So many really fun books for kids to help reinforce nouns, pronouns, verbs, homonyms, similes, suffixes, adverbs and more for homeschoolers

Waffle Snowman Craft for Kids

Your kids are going to flip over the super FUN technique to make these Waffle Snowman craft for kids!
Waffle Snowman Craft for Kids - Your kids are going to flip when they see the super FUN way you make the 'waffle' prints on the snowman!! This is such a super cute winter activity for kids from toddler, preschool, to kindergarten!

Monday, January 12, 2015

Skip Counting Visual for Kids

Do your kids struggle with the concept of skip counting? Here is a math worksheets that will help your student visualize skip counting.
FREE Skip Counting Visual - LOW PREP! Just print, cut apart, and kids have a wonderful way to practice and gain fluency which will help them with multiplication and as a solid math foundation for kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade to count by 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s, 6s, 7s, 8s, 9s, 10s, 11s, 12s

Play with Bathtub Snow

Here is a really fun kids activity for winter. Make “snow” for bathtub play with just a few ingredients!
bathtub snow - this looks like so much fun! Nope, it isn't actually bringing in real snow. Make this snow and let your toddler or preschooler have a blast playing in the tub!

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Friday, January 9, 2015

24 Martin Luther King Jr Activities

Find the perfect Martin Luther King Jr Kids Activities, crafts, and lesson plans for kids from toddler, preschool to kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade and beyond.
 martin luther king jr activities


Tree Kids Activity – Learn about Nutrients

Kids will love this really fun tree kids activity where they will see how trees get their nutrients! Great science activity for kids.
Science Activity for Kids - Kids will be amazed as they learn how trees get their nutrients in this fun, hands on science experiment. Perfect for preschool or homeschool elementary age kids!

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Hot Chocolate Math – Multiplication and Division

Make practicing multiplication and division fun for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students with these fun, winter themed Math Worksheets.

Hot Chocolate Math - Multiplication and Division Worksheets.  These FREE printable math worksheets help kids in 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade practice key multiplication and division in a fun, meaningful way. Kids love the marshmallows!

Learn to Read in 4 Weeks with Reading Eggs (FREE 4 Week Trial)

Help your child learn to read with a free month of the award winning Reading Eggs software. This is perfect for Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, and 3rd Grade students! Tracking Pixel

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Reading Eggs for kids 3-13 has lots of reading games to help kids learn to read in 4 weeks

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Make Sand Foam with 2 Ingredients

Get ready for fun playing with homemade sand foam recipe! Toddler, Preschool, and Kindergarten age kids especially will love this recipe for play.
Recipe for Play - Make Sand Foam with just 2 ingredients. I can see toddler, preschool, and kindergarten kids really enjoying this sensory play kids activity.

Home Run Division Math Game (2nd-5th Grade)

Kids will have fun practicing division with this fun division games for 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade with this free printable math game.  Home Run Division is a cool math game to help kids practice division in a fun, hands on way.Division Math Games - Home Run Division is a FREE printable math game that makes practicing division fun. This hands on math game is for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade students.  This baseball themed math activity is perfect for spring!

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

FREE Mitten Match Math Game

Help your Kindergarten practice addition with Mitten Match! This free printable is easy to use, lots of fun, with lots of options for using it.
FREE Mitten Match Math Game - this is such a fun math activity for kids that makes practicing adding fun! This winter themed math practice is perfect for preschool, kindergarten as a center, extra practice, home preschool, and more.

5 Construction Challenges

Here are 5 ways to help your homeschool kids improve their problem solving and STEM skills.
5 construction challenges - Great for helping homeschool kids improve their problem solving and STEM skills.

Monday, January 5, 2015

FREE Simple Book Report K-5th Grade

Free simple one-page book report for Kindergarten – 5th grade kids.
Book Report - This free printable book report form is perfect for 1st,2nd,3rd,4th,and 5th grade students. It's a simple form that covers the high points to help ensure reading comprehension. Great for homeschoolers

Chocolate Cloud Dough

I love fun sensory play recipes! Here is an amazing Chocolate Cloud Dough Recipe Perfect for some Valentine’s Day fun!
Chocolate Cloud Dough - This is such a fun recipe for play! Toddler, Preschool, and Kindergarten age children especially will enjoy this sensory activity. And oh the chocolate smells AMAZING! Great Valentines Day Activity.

Saturday, January 3, 2015

What’s in your Mug? Win FREE McCafé Coffee for a year!

Do you start your day with a nice big cup of coffee? It’s a staple for most adults. Find out how you can win a year’s worth of free McCafé coffee!
whats your favorite mug
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Friday, January 2, 2015

15 Creative Contact Paper Crafts for Kids

Here are some really fun and creative ways to use contact paper in kids activities and crafts for kids.
15 ways to use contact paper in kids activiites and crafts for kids perfect for Preschool age kids

Army of Spoons – Books of the Bible Activity

Here is a fun books of the bible activity for kids!  Because kids learn best with hands on activities that make learning FUN in Sunday School.
Books of the Bible Activity for Kids - Army of Spoons a simple, easy to make and play activity for Sunday School kids to learn the books of the Bible.