Jane Yolen elementary Author Study: A book based unit study where you will find books and activities, meet the author, and a free printable author study pack.Read More
Mo Willems Author study: Book-based unit study. Find book list and activities, meet the author, and download an 8 page free printable pack.Read More
Three steps to maintaining a clutter free car. Declutter, organize, and maintain – simple tips for organization.Read More
Temple Grandin Elementary Unit Study. Books and activities plus free printable notebooking and coloring pages.Read More
50 movies and documentaries to support and enrich your elementary around the world curriculum, geography unit study, or lesson plans.Read More
Books, activities, and media resources to enrich an elementary around the world geography study or curriculum.Read More
A round up of summer activities for families with young children. Check out ideas for outdoor play, crafts, and summer fun on a budget!Read More
Join us for a bear hunt with these easy and fun lesson plans for a kindergarten literature-based unit!Read More
I’ve put together a huge list of my favorite tips on how to get organized when you’re short on time. One hundred little ideas to get you moving forward inch by inch. Plus, I’ve included three free printable planner pages that are simple and versatile. Read on for more!Read More
I am so excited to have been invited to post for Learning Hypothesis again! Last time I shared our flower dissection lesson; today I’ll run down our Top Ten Science Apps and Websites and you can pick up a bonus free printable. We use all kinds of media in our homeschool, but lately he’s been all about…Read More
Whether you’re a homeschool parent, teacher, or just looking for a few activities to keep the kids occupied for spring break, read on for links to resources for activities, book lists, and free printable fun for spring!Read More
We had so much fun learning about our senses this month. I was just planning on some light reading and taking the oldest to a class, but as usual he had other plans. It turned into a full unit. Ease up, kid! I’m suffering from teacher burnout with a class of one in September.
The few more. I made the mistake of mentioning that we don’t really ONLY have five senses. So we explored a few more – like sense of balance, hunger and thirst, and direction. Every time we saw something that said “5 senses” he’s give me a little wink-wink, nudge-nudge meaning, “Yeah but WE know there are more than five, right mom? Riiiiiiight?” He thinks he’s so smart.Read More
Allow me to introduce you to our Math Basket. It’s becoming our favorite part of the day. Yes, that’s right. It’s even more fun than handwriting. I know. Hard to believe.
Our Math Basket
it’s math. in a basket.
We took a close look at a ROARsome North American predator.
Great choice, son. Grizzlies are common enough that I could find great materials but new enough (to us) that they were interesting to learn about.Read More
Handwriting practice can be boring and downright torture for some kids. Up your handwriting game with 7 engaging and FUN letter formation activities!Read More
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 ask my husband. Something happened when I started having kids. At first I thought it was just the Pregnancy Stupids. It turns out that’s not the case.
Wait what were we talking about?
I have to write everything down. For that I have my planners.Read More