123 Homeschool 4 Me: March 2015

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Spring Flower Hand Art Craft for Kids

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Here is a really fun spring flower inspired hand art craft for kids to make. If you make it on canvas is makes a lovely childhood keepsake or Mothers Day Gift.

Spring Flower Hand Art Craft for Preschoolers - This is such a fun, pretty art project for kids. This is great for spring, mothers day, or as a childhood keepsake!

Plant a Word Garden

Here is a fun way to help kids practice forming simple words and sight words with a fun gardening twist. This is great for kids from Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade too.
Plant a Word Garden - fun, hand on sight word activity for kids from Preschool-3rd grade for spring!

Monday, March 30, 2015

Pipe Cleaner Glasses Craft

These pipe cleaner glasses craft would be fun for Preschoolers or K-3rd grade as part of a Nehemiah Sunday School Craft.
Pipe Cleaner Glasses Craft for Kids! This is such a simple, fun to make craft for kids from Preschool to Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade. We used this as a Nehemiah Craft for Kids:

Firefly Bug Craft for Kids

This is a such a cute, simple to make firefly craft for kids that actually lights up! This will be a huge hit with Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and elementary age kids too.
LOVE tihs super cute and easy to make Firefly Bug craft for kid that actually lights up!

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Easter Create A Word (free printable spelling activity

With Easter right around the corner, we decided to add some Eater themed learning to our homeschool! These free printable worksheets help kids practice spelling with a fun religious Easter theme. He is Risen! He is Risen Indeed!!
Easter Create A Word - this free printable Easter spelling activity for kid from Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Using Picture Books in Middle School and High School

Did you think your years of looking at picture books where over? Here is a fantastic idea for using fantastic picture books to teach about literary techniques (like allegory, alliteration, hyberbole, idiomes,  imagery, irony, metaphors, onomatopoeia, and personification) with Middle School and High School homeschoolers.
Using Picture Books to Teach LIterary Techniques such as like allegory, alliteration, hyberbole, idiomes,  imagery, irony, metaphors, onomatopoeia, and personification

Friday, March 27, 2015

25 Farm Activities for Kids

Get ready for spring or fall with these 25 fun, creative farm activities for kids of all ages!
Get ready for spring or fall with these fun farm activities

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Fine Motor Bead Flower Craft for Kids

This is such a cute, simple flower craft for kids using beads. This craft is great for Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st-4th grade kids.
Fine Motor Bead Flower Craft for Kids - This is such a cute spring craft for kids. Lots of options!

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Alphabet Dot to Dot Worksheets

Help preschoolers practice their alphabet letters while improving fine motor skills at the same time with these free printable alphabet worksheets for kids.
Free Alphabet Dot to Dot Worksheets from A to Z. These are so cute and lots of fun practicing upper and lower case letters for Toddler, Preschool and Kindergarten age kids.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Jesus Ascends Bible Craft for Kids

If you are looking for a fun Bible Craft for your kids or Sunday School Lessons. This easy to make and fun Jesus Ascends craft is great for just after Easter for Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids.
Jesus Ascends Bible Craft is perfect for at home, homeschool or Sunday School for kids in Preschool-4th grade. Includes free printable template!

Sunday, March 22, 2015

10 Hands on Geometry Ideas for Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st Grade

Look for some fun, simple, and creative ways to introduce your child to Geometry. Kids are going to have a blast learning and playing with math. These ideas are geared at Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade kids.
10 Hands on geometry Activities for Kids - So may creative math activities fro kids from Preschool and Kindergarten to 1st grade and 2nd grade.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Marshmallow Paint Recipe

Here is a really fun, unique paint recipe that will become a favorite at your house. Not only is this paint completely edible, but it has a treat texture and sheen for your kids projects too. This activity is perfect for painting with kids from Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and up!
Marshmallow Paint Recipe - This recipe is AWESEOME!! Beautiful colors, nice and thick, great sheen, and completely safe and edible for Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and elementary age kids!

Friday, March 20, 2015

24 Bunny Crafts for Kids

Today is the first day of spring! Hooray! That means it is time for some spring crafts for kids and very shortly, Easter crafts too. Today I wanted to share 24 super cute and creative bunny crafts for kids to get you started. These are perfect for kids of all ages from Toddler and Preschool to Kindergarten and elementary school.
Spring crafts for kids great for easter

Scratch Easter Eggs Decorating Idea

If you are looking for a fun unique way to decorate or dye Easter eggs you are going to love this super creative and out of the box idea! This is great for kids from Preschool and Kindergarten through elementary school too!
Scratch Easter Eggs Craft for Kids - This is such a fun, creative way tot decorate Easter Eggs! Kids are going to love this spring craft.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Pop Rock Science Experiment for Kids

Whether you try this during your homeschool year, at a science birthday party, or as part of a summer science bucket list for kids it will produce the same results – a really cool science experiment kids will LOVE.
Pop Rocks Summer Science Experiment for Kids - This has got to be one of the coolest experiments. Simple to do, but will amaze kids from Preschool and Kindergarten to 1st-6th grade.

All About COLOR Worksheets for Preschool and Kindergarten (FREE!)

Help Preschool and Kindergarten kids learn their colors with these fun worksheets for kids!
FREE Learning About  Colors  Preschool Worksheets. So many fun playful ideas including a printable easy reader for Preschool and Kindergarten.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

FREE Earth Day Coloring Sheets for Kids

Here are some fun and FREE printable Recycling themed Coloring Pages for Toddlers and Preschoolers to color. These are great for Earth Day
Free Earth Day Coloring Pages - These are perfect for Earth Day, teaching kids about recycling and so much more. Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, and more!

Pegboard Fraction Activity for Kids

No more boring fraction math worksheets! Try this jazzed up Pegboard Fraction Activity for kids instead!
Equivalent Fractions Pegboard Practice - Take math worksheets to a whole new level by turning a fraction worksheet into a fun, handson pegboard activity! 3rd-6th grade

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Simple Windsock Spring Craft for Kids

Here is a simple, easy to make rainbow kids activity your kids will love making. It is a wonderful spring craft for kids of all ages.
Simple Windsock Spring Craft for Kids - This is such a fun, simple craft for kids from Toddler and Preschool to Kindergarten and 1st-3rd grade. My kids LOVE using Bingo Markers.

Prayer Cross Craft for Kids

This is such a fun craft that helps kids to see how God answers prayers. This would be fun to do at home, as an Easter Crafts, homeschool, or Sunday School lessons.
Prayer Cross Craft for Kids - This simple concept makes such a beautiful prayer craft and practical way to teach kids about prayer. Perfect for Easter or Sunday School Lessons for kids of ALL ages!

Monday, March 16, 2015

18 Solar System Projects

Whether you are diving into an astronomy unit in your homeschool / classroom or your child just has a natural curiosity about space, here are 18 Solar System Projects your kids will love!
18 solar system projects for kids - These are such creative science projects for kids of all ages to explore planets, space, the sun and more!

Dying Easter Eggs with Shaving Cream

If you are looking for a fun, creative way to dye Easter eggs, you’ve got to try this!
Dying Easter Eggs with Shaving Cream - this is such a fun Easter kids activities

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Matchstick Cross – Easter Craft for Kids

This is such a fun, meaningful Easter Craft for kids to make! This super simple to make craft will be a treasured work of art for your Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade child.
Matchstick Cross Project - This is such a unique, clever and cool looking Easter Craft for Kids.  This could be done by kids of all ages as long as a parent gets the supplies ready.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Color Changing Milk – Fun Science Experiment for kids

Here is a fun, hands on science experiment for kids of all ages. They will amazed to see the milk change colors before their very eyes!
Color Changing Milk Experiment - Kids will be amazed with this amazing Science Experiment for kids from Toddler, Preschool, Kindergarten, and elementary school.

Friday, March 13, 2015

14 AMAZING Egg Science Experiments

Get ready for some fun Easter themed science experiments for kids! These are so much FUN for kids of all ages from preschool through homeschool elementary age.
14 Amazing Egg Science Experiments for Kids perfect for Easter Spring or Homeschool

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Simple Machines – Printable Mini Book

Kids will love this pocket size, printable mini book that teaches them all about the six simple machines. This is a great study for homeschool science.
Simple Machines Book - This free printable mini book covers all six simple machines (wedge, inclined planes, wheel and axle, gears, screws, and levers) which is perfect for Kindergarten - 5th grade kids science.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

FREE Parts of Speech Game

If you are looking for a fun way to help your kids practice parts of speech like nouns, verbs, pronouns, adverbs, and adjectives you'll love this free printable Parts of Speech BINGO.
FREE Parts of Speech Game - this is such a clever, fun activity to help kids review nouns, verbs, adjective, adverb, and pronoun parts of speech!  This printable is way better than a worksheet at helping kids review in elementary and 2nd grade.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Painting Spring Flowers with Celery

My kids love painting! I am always on the lookout for clever ways to paint for my paint loving kids. Here is a fun spring craft for kids where you can make spring flowers using celery.
Painting Spring Flowers with Celery for Toddler, Preschoolers, and Kindergarten. Lots of clever ideas in this fun, playful idea!

Monday, March 9, 2015

Easter BINGO (free printable game!)

Your kids will love this free printable Easter Bingo game. It is perfect for at home or for a Sunday School Lessons for kids from preschool, kindergarten, to elementary age kids.
FREE Easter Bingo - printable game for Easter, Sunday school lessons with 16 different boards to choose from! Great for toddler, preschool, prek,  kindergarten and 1st-6th grade kids.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Stuffed Accordion Potatoes Recipe

Here is a super yummy potato recipe that makes an amazing presentation too!
Stuffed Accordion Potato Recipe - This is super yummy and looks SO pretty too!

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Homemade Flower Crafts for Kids

Kids will love making over 17 different flower crafts inspired by actual flowers! These crafts for kids would be perfect for preschool, kindergarten, and elementary age kids!
Homemade Flower Crafts for Kids

Friday, March 6, 2015

Rainbow Science, Shamrock Craft, Disney, Alphabet and More! (Weekly TGIF)

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Thursday, March 5, 2015

Prophet Ezekiel Bible Craft for Kids

This easy to make paper pinwheel craft is perfect for a Sunday School lessons on Ezekiel who was a prophet to the Israelites while in Exile or just as a fun spring craft.
Prophet Ezekiel Bible Craft for Kids - This is a simple paper craft for Kindergarten - 4th graders that is great for Sunday School Lessons or a fun spring craft for kids.

Solid, Liquid, Gas Hands on Activities

Help kids learn about the different states of matter with these fun, hand on kids activities. These science experiments for kids are as fun as they are educational!
Hands on Activities to Learn about States of Matter - fun science experiments for elementary homeschoolers

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Bingo Marker Number Worksheets

Preschoolers will love learning their numbers and practicing counting using these fun bingo marker number worksheets.
FREE!! Bingo Marker Number  Worksheets are such a fun way for toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids to learn and practice their numbers.

Cars Sensory Bin

Kids will love having fun with cars while exploring with their senses using this super cute cars sensory bin. This is lots of fun for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and 1st & 2nd grade kids.
Cars themed sensory bin - lots of fun for toddler preschool and kindergarten age kids exploring roads, stop signs, and more!

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Beautiful Ink Pad Spring Craft for Kids

Kids of all ages from Toddler and Preschool to Kindergarten and elementary age will love making this fun spring craft. Kids will use an ink pad to create a beautiful, vibrant kids activities.
Beautiful Ink Pad Spring Craft for Kids - this is such a simple to make craft for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and elementary age kids that produces such stunning results. Perfect for a rainbow spring craft or Easter craft for kids. TRY THIS!

Shape Craft for Preschoolers

This is such a fun to make shape craft for toddler, preschool and kindergarten age kids using yarn.
Yarn Wrapped Shape Craft for Toddler, Preschool and Kindergarten age kids! What a fun kids activity.

Monday, March 2, 2015

Build a Kid Size Robot!

Kids of all ages will have fun building a robot that is their size. This clever robot is magnetic for hours of play once he is complete.
Build a Kid Size Robot with things you can find around your house. This is a great kids activities that helps introduce toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids to STEM.

Mickey Potato Waffle Recipe

Here is a delicious, easy to make, health potato waffle recipe with a little Disney flair.
Mickey Potato Waffle is one of our favorite Disney inspired recipes. It is SO yummy it will become your families favorite recipe for breakfast, lunch, and dinner!

Sunday, March 1, 2015

St. Patricks Day Create A Word

This fun, free printable, St. Patricks themed spelling activity is perfect for Kindergarten through 6th grade kids!
St. Patrick's Day Create a Word is a free printable activity to help kids in K-6th grade make words.