123 Homeschool 4 Me: December 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Simple Hot Cocoa Craft for Kids

This is such a simple and fun hot cocoa craft for kids that will make the indoor winter months more fun! This is simple enough for a toddler, preschool, or kindergarten age child to make.
Super cute, simple hot cocoa craft for kids - this is such a fun winter craft for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and first grade kids.

Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Rocket Sight Words Game

Make practicing Dolch sight words fun with this free printable Rocket sight words game for Pre-Primer sigh words for preschool and kindergarten age kids.
FREE Rocket Sight Words Game - This is such a fun, non competitive sight words game for preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade students to practice the Pre Primer Dolch Sight Words (homeschool, learning games, preschooler)

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

National Popcorn Day Crafts for Kids (Jan 19)

Kids will have fun celebratingNational Popcorn Day on January 19th with these fun popcorn crafts, popcorn activities, popcorn books, and more! These are great for kids from toddler, preschool to school age kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids.
National Popcorn Day crafts, activities, books, and more to celebrate at home, preschool center, homeschool, or family fun on January 19. These popcorn activities for kids are great for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade students.

Friday, December 23, 2016

21 Handart Christmas Crafts for Kids

Kids will love creating these fun Christmas Crafts for kids using their hands and feet. Over 21 creative and unique ideas.
21 Christmas Handprint and Footprint Art - So many super cute Christmas crafts for kids from toddler, preschool, kindergarten and more perfect childhood keepsake and kids activities

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Felt Snowflake Art

The weather’s cold outside and the snow’s falling. The kiddos are excited to get their winter gear on and go for a run in the fluffy white stuff. But, at some point they have to come back inside. When they do, this winter craft for kids with a fun math twist is sure to be a hit.
Felt Snowflake Art - this fun winter craft for kids is perfect  for a snowman or snow theme to help preschool, kindergarten, or first grade with a fun math twist.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Owl Write & Wipe Number Mats (trace number)

Kids will love writing numbers with these adorable owl write and wipe number mats. They are easy to prepare and fun!
FREE Owl Write & Wipe Number Mats - free printable writing numbers practice 1-10 with a Christmas theme for kindergarten and preschool.  These are better than Christmas worksheets because they are reusable to make them a fun activities for kids. I love that they are LOW PREP and reusable!

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

5 Useful Tips to Organize Your Homeschool for the New Year

2017 is nearly here and Christmas vacation is upon us. This long break is an excellent time to review and organize our homeschools for the new year.

Monday, December 19, 2016

Pajama Day Activities for Kids (Jan 3)

Your kids will love celebrating Festival of Sleep Day on January 3rd with these fun pajama day activities for kids from preschool to kindergarten and homeschool.
Pajama Day kids activities - These are so much fun for preschool, kindergarten, and homeschool age kids to have a fun school day. Perfect for Festival of Sleep Day on January 3rd. (kids activities)

Friday, December 16, 2016

Jingling Silver Bells Christmas Craft

This is such a cute Christmas Craft for kids! Kids from toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids will have fun making these silver bells craft.
Silver Bells Craft - this is such a fun Christmas craft for kids in toddler, preschool, and kindergarten.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Lighted Stable Christmas STEM Project

Your kids are going to love this lighted stable STEM project for kids in December using parallel circuits. Perfect educational activity for the whole family to add to your advent calendar.
Lighted Stable STEM project for kids in December using parallel circuits (homeschool, kids activities, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, 6th grade)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

FREE Christmas Tree Math: Roll & Cover

Here's a simple way to work on math skills this holiday season!  Print out Christmas Printables to practice counting, number recognition, fine motor skills, addition, 1:1 correspondence, and more!  It is the perfect game for your preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade child... but even older siblings might want to play, too!
FREE Christmas Tree Math - This counting activities is such a FUN Christmas  printables for toddlers, preschool, kindergarten, and first grade kids to  practice math in December

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

20 Amazing Christmas STEM Activities

STEM or STEAM activities are great ways for kids to learn hands-on science, technology, engineering or maths and sometimes with an art twist as well. Here are twenty super fun Christmas themed STEM activities, perfect for this time of the year!
TONS of Amazingly FUN Christmas STEM Activities Elementary - these are fun hands on learning activities that combine science, math, engineering and more for kids in preschool, Kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grades, 3rd, 4th, 5th. Easy, fun, and awesome lesson plans ideas or math center challenges.

Monday, December 12, 2016

FREE Christmas Math Word Problems

This is such a fun Christmas printables math activity for Kindergarten and first-grade students to practice addition and subtraction word problems.
FREE Decorate a Christmas tree - fun, hands on math word problems activity to help 2nd, 3rd grade, 4th, and 1st grade kids practice solving problems with a fun holiday themed activities that makes it like a game (addition and subtraction practice)

Friday, December 9, 2016

13 Christmas Science Experiments Kids Will Love

Christmas is a wonderful time of year. Kids can explore imagination, art, self-control, delicious snacks, and a whole lot more. We homeschoolers typically like to celebrate our holidays with a bit more education behind our activities. That is why these Christmas science experiments are the perfect way to celebrate Christmas in your homeschool.
13 Christmas Science Experiments for Kids that they will LOVE -  include holidays sensory play, candy canes, learning activities, winter activities, stem projects, and tons of science projects for children

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Addition & Subtraction Board Game: Math Fluency within 5

Having confidence and achieving math fluency within numbers 1 to 5 is one goal of Kindergarten. This board game is designed to encourage Preschool and Kindergarten children to have fun with addition and subtraction within 5 in order to gain mastery.
FREE Addition & Subtraction Board Game to help preschool and kindergarten age children gain math fluency within numbers 1 to 5. LOW PREP! Perfect for school breaks, homeschool, math centers, and more.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

FREE Gingerbread Rhyming Puzzles

The holiday season is upon us and kids are SO excited about this. What better way to get your students and children engaged and excited about learning than making it festive with these Gingerbread Rhyming Puzzles? Your students will be having such a blast playing with this activity, that they will forget that they are even learning.
FREE Gingerbread Rhyming Activities - these puzzles are so cute, LOW PREP, and make a great learning activity for preschoolers, kindergarten, preschool, first grade, 2nd, 3rd for students in December

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

FREE Cookie Tray Counting Mats

Kids have so much fun counting with these cookie tray counting mats!
FREE Cookie Tray Counting Mats - these super cute Christmas printables are great to help toddler, preschool, and kindergarten age kids to practice counting during December with this fun learning activities for kids. Perfect for math centers, to make learning a game, number recognition, gingerbread man, and more!

Monday, December 5, 2016

Christmas Color by Number: Division

Even though the holidays are nearly upon us, it's still important to make time for math practice and review. But that doesn't mean it has to be boring! Today I'm sharing a fun set of color by number pages to practice division. The focus of these pages is on single digit long division, which is perfect for kids who are just learning, or older kids needed a simple, low-prep review.
FREE Christmas Color by Number : Division - fun math practice for 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade work on division. These printable division activities can be used as a math worksheets, math center, and more. Such a simple, teaching activity for December.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Christmas Tree Phonics Puzzles

Learning your alphabet letters and their sounds has never been so much fun as with these free Christmas Tree Phonics Puzzles for Preschool, Kindergarten, and 1st grade kids. This is a fun educational activity for December.
FREE Christmas Tree Phonics Puzzles - this printable alphabet game for toddlers, preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade will help kids practice their alphabet letters during December. Fun alphabet activity for language arts center or educational christmas activity for kids

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Rudolph Races - Fun Family Christmas Games

Rudolph Races is sure to be your kids new favorite activity! This outrageously fun Christmas activity for kids will teach them some simple physics. This is perfect for the whole family: preschool, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grade, and 6th grade kids.
Rudolph Races is an outrageously fun Christmas games for the whole family. It is simple to set-up and will teach them some simple physics too! Perfect for homeschool, Christmas learning activities, Christmas Parties and more! (toddler, preschool, kindergarten, first grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, 5th grad,e 6th grade)