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Kids Learn about the MOON

Help your child learn about the phases of the moon in this fun, hands on activity. Moon Kids Activities Kids love finding the moon in the sky. So a curiosity about how the moon changes is a natural...

Learn Your Name with 6 Fun Activities

Help children learn their name with these fun, hands on activities for kids. Toddler Approved has shared a really fun exploding names activity to teach children their name – perfect for toddlers...

Smores Math for Kids

Fun hands on early math with Smores Math Busy Bag for preschool and kindergarten. Kids love playing with food! Your preschool and kindergarten age child will LOVE playing and learning with Smores...

Fun Rainy Day Craft

Rainy days are perfect days for making some fun, one-of-a-kind crafts with your kids! I love how this beautiful kids artwork turned out! The next time it’s a rainy day instead of saying “Rain, Rain...

$10 off Kiwi Crate

Save HUGE on Kiwi Crate orders right now with this limited time promo code for July 2014! From now until the end of July 2014 you can get $10 off your new Kiwi Crate subscription [plus free shipping]...

Helping Children READ – Reading Level Pointers

You learned what book level your child should be reading in Making Sense of Reading Levels for Parents .  Now here are reading level pointers to further equip you to help your child read! Now...

Great LEGO Deals on Amazon

The deals just keep coming at Amazon during Christmas in July! 22% of LEGO Architecture White House (perfect Lego for Homeschoolers!) 20% off Lego Camper Van 26% off LEGO Friends Olivia’s House...

20 Alphabet Games for Boys

Get boys excited about learning their alphabet letters with these fun alphabet games for kids! From my experience, boys are very active learners. They like to be moving and doing things while they...

33% off Snap Circuits

One of my sons favorite toys is, believe it or not, an educational toy! Amazon continues its amazing deals on toys in July  by offering this educational toy for kids 7-15 years of age for 33%...

Learning Resources Preschool Toys Sale

We love our Learning Resources educational toys. Here are some fun educational toys from Learning Resources that are on sale right now! Stock up for your homeschool preschool starting soon . . ...

Creative Ways to PLAY with Water this Summer

Are yours kids looking for a summer kids activity instead of the traditional kiddie pool or running in the sprinklers. Here are some really creative and fun ways to play with water this summer! From...

Summer Kids Activity: Blowing Colorful Clouds

Looking for a fun summer activities for kids? You are going to love blowing colorful cloud bubbles! Ever since I saw Colorful Bubble Snakes over on Housing a Forest I knew we had to try this super...

50 FUN Hands on Spelling Activities for Kids

Here is a HUGE list of hands on spelling games for kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, and 4th grade homeschoolers! I love this HUGE list of 50 fun, hands on spelling activities for kids...

Best Backyard Games for Summer

If you are looking for some really fun backyard games for your kids and family to play this summer. Here are 32 of the most clever and fun ideas out there. Come check out how to make backyard...

Egg Geode Science Experiment

Here is another really fun science experiment your kids will love to try this summer. Make your own egg geodes. Your kids will love seeing what happens as they make their own egg geode science...

Science Fun – Water Coaster

Science if fun! Help your kids explore science with a Siphon Water Coaster experiment for kids this summer. Get all the directions including a really cool video: Siphon Water Coaster from Babble...

Homeschooling with Legos

Looking for some fun way to learn with Lego. You are going to love these 30 fun activities. Your kids will love learning with Lego! You can add some fun to math, history, language arts, science, and...

Preschool Math Activity: DIY Abacus

Help your preschooler get excited about math and practice counting by making a DIY Abacus. Your preschooler will love this easy to make math craft that will also help them practice counting at the...

Preschool Alphabet Squish

Help your preschoolers practice their letters in this fun alphabet kids activity. Your preschoolers are going to love this fun, interactive way for them to practice their letters. Alphabet Squish...

Bubble Wrap Math Activity for Kids

Looking for a fun way to practice addition and sight words? Your kids are going to love this fun math activity. You are going to love this easy to make, fun bubble wrap math activity for kids! ...

Homeschool Engineering Projects for Kids

Summer school is in session with these fun engineering projects for kids. Your kids are going to have a lot of fun with these educational summer activities. My kids especially liked the lego one! 12...

Kid Made Foosball Table

Making a Kid Made Foosball Table is a really fun project and kids activity in one. The perfect activity for a rainy summer day. This kid-sized foosball table is one of the cutest DIY projects I’ve...

The Best Kindergarten Readers by Level

Do you struggle to pick out books for your Kindergartner? Did you know that there are reading levels for Kindergartners? Here are the best kindergarten readers broken down by reading level. This is a...

17 Ways to Encourage Siblings to Bond

Do your kids fight? Want to encourage your kids to not only get along, but to enjoy each other’s company? Here are 17 ways to encourage sibling bonding. 17 Ways to Encourage Sibling Bonding caught my...

Color Mixing with Water Balloons

Get ready for some backyard, water balloon fun during the heat of summer with this fun color-mixing kids activity! Color Mixing with Water Balloons from I Can Teach my Child

Edible SLIME Recipe for Kids

The best kids activities, free printables, and more! I’m starting something new where I am sharing one really cool post I’ve seen on the web with you daily. There are so many neat ideas and resources...

Play, Learn, and Build Memories with LEGO® Friends

In our house LEGO® were always more of a Daddy / Son thing. I was always hoping my daughter would want to build them, but up until recently my daughter wasn’t that interested in LEGO®. Enter LEGO®...

How to Make a Flower Crown

Spring is finally here and that means it’s time for some fun outdoor kids activities. Here is a childhood classic your kids will love – making a flower crown. Something every child should...

Science Curriculum Homeschool Families Love

If you follow my blog it’s no secret that we love the homeschool science curriculum we’ve been using this year! Christian Kids Explore Biology has been fun and educational with lots of hands on...

So I wait (a very personal glimpse into my heart)

This post is way more personal than I usually share. I know these feelings I have are shared by so many, many women all around the world. Many with heart-breaking stories that make mine seem trite...

Glow in the Dark Family Fun Night with Together Box

Are you well intentioned about spending quality time with your kids, but just run out of fun things to do together? If so, here is the answer – Together Box. Come see how our family used a Together...

I Love my readers

I shared this on Face book, but I know I wanted to make sure all of you saw this! I love my readers! As my heartfelt thanks to all of you for reading along,  in the month of February, all my...

Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

This week I am sharing 12 Valentine’s Day Crafts and Kids activities – perfect for a fun heart filled week leading up to February 14th! Welcome to the TGIF Linky Party! Please grab a...

OshKosh B’gosh Spring Line with coupon

Ready to go shopping for your kids spring clothes? OshKosh B’gosh has a new nautical spring line full with stylish and affordable clothes for kids birth – 12 years. Take a peak at the cute outfits we...

7 Tips for Attending a Homeschool Convention

It’s January and that means many of us start setting goals. As a homeschooler, many of my goals involve our family homeschool. In 2014 I want to better myself as an educator, better meet my...

How I Teach Homeschool Science

This is part of a five day series on how to homeschool Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade students. Today I am giving you a glimpse into how I teach Science.  Here are the Science...

How I Teach Homeschool Math

This is part of a five day series on how to homeschool Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade students. Today I am giving you a glimpse into how I teach Math.  Here are the math...

How I Teach Homeschool Language Arts

This is part of a five day series on how to homeschool Preschool, Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade students. Today I am giving you a glimpse into how I teach Language Arts to my own kids. ...

FREE Pennsylvania Worksheet Pack

In preparation for our homeschool social studies next year where we are studying the United States of America,  I am creating State Printable Packs for our unit – US States for Kids ...

Win an Eco Art Kit from Artterro

I always love finding new companies that I resonate with. When Artterro approached me I knew this was such a company.  The owners of Artterro began the company to make it easier for people to...