FREE Roll the Sight Word Game – Christmas Edition

Learning sight words takes practice and drilling. So why not make if fun for your student this holiday season? I actually created this sight word game for my kindergartener and 2nd grader. They both need some extra practice in this area. My kindergartener is learning to read the sight words, so I just have her roll the dice, and she reads the word. She tallies off the words that she read on the chart. My 2nd grader rolls the dice {Read More}

The 5 Most Underrated Christmas Movies

When Christmas draws near, and it’s cold and soggy outside, there’s nothing more fun than popping in a DVD or firing up Netflix and watching a Christmas movie together. But it’s easy to get tired of the old standards – Miracle on 34th Street and It’s a Wonderful Life seem like they are always on cable, and then there’s that 24-hour marathon of A Christmas Story that keeps drawing you in on Christmas Eve. But if you limit yourself to {Read More}

All About Sharks| Shark Week Activities and Resources

Are you and your family wanting to learn all about sharks? It’s always a fun and educational when you plan a fun-filled week of shark week activities during Shark Week.  Shark Week starts on July 22  I like to prepare at least one activity per day during Shark Week. It’s a great way to keep the kids busy and learning during the summer months. All About Sharks Resources Learn about 10 different sharks with these shark notebook pages Learn how {Read More}

15 Butterfly Crafts for Kids

Butterfly crafts for kids are so exciting for children. I’m not sure if it’s the bright and bold colors of the lovely creatures or simply the magnificent life cycle of a butterfly. A butterfly represents deep and powerful representations of life. Many cultures associate the butterfly with our souls. The Christian religion sees the butterfly as a symbol of resurrection. Around the world, people view the butterfly as representing endurance, change, hope, and life.  There’s something about a butterfly that just brings {Read More}

A BIG List of Spring Homeschool Resources

Spring is in full swing. The flowers are blooming and the warmer temperatures are making us all want to go into spring fever mode despite the spring cleaning that needs to happen before the hotter months. Here’s a list of FREE Spring resources and ideas to keep you and your children learning and having fun during the beautiful springtime. The spring cleaning can wait, right? Spring Preschool Resources Spring preschool printable pack with over 30 pages of FUN! Super adorable {Read More}