Elementary Election Unit 2016
The election is quickly approaching and the oldest has shown some interest. While we chat about politics at the dinnerRead more.
FUN Five Senses Activities for Kindergarten!
We had so much fun learning about our senses this month. I was just planning on some light reading andRead more.
Math Activities Basket: Creating an Individualized Math Curriculum for Kids
Allow me to introduce you to our Math Basket. It's becoming our favorite part of the day. Yes, that's right.Read more.
110 Math Literature Books for Early Elementary Grades with links to YouTube read-alouds
A list of 110 (mostly literature) books for learning math aimed at early elementary age children. Links are to readRead more.
Grizzly Bear Facts for Kids! Elementary Unit Study Resources
We took a close look at a ROARsome North American predator. Great choice, son. Grizzlies are common enough that IRead more.
Take a Field Trip Week and have FUN Learning!
It's Field Trip Week, and I'm so psyched. The oldest and I have been toiling away for eight weeks straight.Read more.
Central and South America for Kids! Streaming Resources for Your Continent Study
A list of streaming resources compiled for Build Your Library Kindergarten. It could also be used for any South AmericanRead more.
North America Unit – Streaming Resources
A list of streaming resources to go along with Build Your Library Kindergarten or any North American unit study. ThanksRead more.
Build Your Library – Kindergarten Curriculum Review
Before buying any curriculum I took a close look at our homeschool goals. The following is a detailed summary andRead more.
Tips for Choosing an Eclectic Kindergarten Curriculum for Your Homeschool
I originally planned on piecing together my own kindergarten program with free resources and a library card, but with twoRead more.
Why We Homeschool
You're homeschooling? How lovely. WHY would you want to do that? Going against the mainstream opens the door to bigRead more.
7 FUN Letter Formation Activities! No Pencils Required!
Handwriting practice can be boring and downright torture for some kids. Up your handwriting game with 7 engaging and FUNRead more.
Dinosaurs for Kids: FUN Dinosaur Activities for a Hands-on Science Unit!
With my oldest leading the way (read: forcing me to live and breathe dinosaurs for the past three years) we'veRead more.
FUN Fire Safety Lessons for Kids!
No kindergarten curriculum is complete without learning your ABCs, 123s, and what to do if you spontaneously burst into flames.Read more.
I used to be able to remember everything. I could repeat a six month old conversation back verbatim. Just askRead more.
I'm not going to pretend that our lives are Pinterest Perfect. My kids are basically wrecking balls with cute, chubbyRead more.