What is a Jesse Tree? FREE Printables!

Many people ask this time of year, “What is a Jesse Tree?”   The Jesse Tree gets its name from the verses in Isaiah 11: 1. There shall come forth a Rod from the stem of Jesse, And a Branch shall grow out of his roots. The Jesse Tree is a FUN way to explain the story of Jesus’ genealogy and the history of God’s plan of salvation. It starts with creation to the birth of Jesus, concentrating on the {Read More}

FREE Fall Worksheet Packet for Preschool-First Grade

Fall is here! The children are thinking about what they want to be for Halloween and enjoying all the fall harvest decorations in their surroundings.   I remember getting so excited about this time of year as a child.  I created this Free Fall Worksheet Packet for Preschool – First Grade to keep the excitement of fall in our little students minds.  This Free Fall Worksheet Packet for Preschool – First Grade has a total of 4 pages to master addition {Read More}

Learn How to Play the Piano Online

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Hoffman Academy. Have you or your children been wanting to learn how to play the piano online? Hoffman Academy is an online resource for parents and homeschoolers to receive quality music education in their homes. Being a busy single working mom, driving back and forth to piano lessons just isn’t doable at this time. I was excited to learn about Hoffman Academy. Your child can learn how to play the piano {Read More}

FREE Columns Using Word 2003 and 2007 Lessons – FREE for a Limited Time

This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Christian Keyboarding. Do you anticipate your student using computers in the future? Is your student going into a technological field? How far your student will go will be determined by their proficiency in computers. Give them the edge in computer applications by purchasing curriculum that really works, such as, Keyboarding for the Christian School. Right now, Christian Keyboarding is offering all you a FREEbie with no strings attached. In fact, you might even gain {Read More}

Ways to Hold Students Accountable with Independent Reading and FREE Printable

One of the most frustrating tasks as an English Language Arts Reading teacher is holding your students accountable for their independent reading during class and at home. I found that if I take a sincere interest in their reading book selection they are more opt to actually take advantage of their independent reading time. I’m always looking for creative ideas on what to use instead of basic reading logs. 5 Ways to Hold Students Accountable in Reading other than Reading Logs Independent {Read More}