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How To Make Unit Studies From Your Favorite Holiday Movies

How To Make Unit Studies From Your Favorite Holiday Movies Nothing gets families into the spirit of the holiday season like watching Christmas movies together. While watching movies together may feel like a time to lounge, it can actually be a time that is both relaxing and educational. Look at these 6 tips on creating … Read More

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Adorable Ten Little Caterpillars Crafts You Should Make

Adorable Ten Little Caterpillars Crafts You Should Make Ten Little Caterpillars By Bill Martin In the children’s book Ten Little Caterpillars, we follow the adventures of ten little caterpillars working their way through foliage while on the journey to become butterflies. Give this fun story about caterpillars and their transformations a read with your child, … Read More

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Interesting Essay Ideas That Will Make Your Teen a Better Writer

Interesting Essay Ideas That Will Make Your Teen a Better Writer Teens often struggle with writing when there is a disconnect between them and the subject they have to write about. Sometimes it may be a lack of interest. At other times it may be a lack of real-life experience with the subject. That’s why … Read More

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Still Not Convinced? Here Are The Best Benefits of Homeschooling

Still Not Convinced? Here Are The Best Benefits of Homeschooling When it was time for our oldest to enter kindergarten, we signed him up at a local private school. We knew that public school wasn’t a great fit for him, but we also weren’t convinced homeschooling was right for our family either. Just three weeks … Read More

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One of the Best Ways to Homeschool is with Nature Study for Kids

One of the Best Ways to Homeschool is with Nature Study for Kids In today’s world, we know children do not spend enough time outside. One study showed that children should be spending up three hours outside to gain maximum development. We don’t know if three full hours each day can be practically done, but … Read More

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20 Fun And Easy Sewing Projects For Kids To Make

20 Fun And Easy Sewing Projects For Kids To Make Sewing projects for kids is a wonderful way for them to enjoy hands-on learning. Sewing can improve hand-eye coordination and even boost your emotional well being. Yes, sewing like many crafts can release dopamine in the brain, thus causing us to feel happier. Yay for crafts, … Read More

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Here Are The Easiest Ways To Add Homeschool Music Appreciation

Here Are The Easiest Ways To Add Homeschool Music Appreciation Many homeschool parents skip right over teaching homeschool music. It’s easy to overlook for a couple of reasons. Maybe your child isn’t musically inclined or learning to play an instrument, and you think it’s irrelevant. Or perhaps you don’t see the value it teaching music … Read More

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3 Ways You Can Make Fall Books For Kids Special

3 Ways You Can Make Fall Books For Kids Special Fall is just the best time of year. After the hot, busy hustle and bustle of summer, it’s refreshing to have cooler temperatures and a slower atmosphere in your home. One of the best ways to celebrate this transition is with lots of good read … Read More

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How To Teach Homeschool Art When You Are Awful At It

How To Teach Homeschool Art When You Are Awful At It As homeschool moms, we can’t do it all. No one can. Some of us prefer teaching particular subjects because we enjoy the subject matter or we are naturally good at it. But teaching homeschool art might be a challenge if art isn’t your thing. … Read More

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Make The First Day Of Homeschool Epic

Make The First Day Of Homeschool Epic Starting back to homeschool can be such an exciting day and week. As homeschool parents, there is no reason that we need to feel sad when we see other children holding their first day of school signs on Facebook either. We can be proud and honored that our … Read More