children's books on science

7 Children’s Books on Science Every First Grader Should Read

7 Children’s Books on Science Every First Grader Should Read Science is more than laboratory experiments and long words; science is everywhere we look. As educators, it’s our job to make science enjoyable for first graders so they will be interested in learning more about it, and one of the easiest ways to help make … Read More

Fish Faces

More Colorful Fish Faces And Exciting Ocean Life Facts 

More Colorful Fish Faces And Exciting Ocean Life Facts  Ah, ocean life! It is truly an exciting topic to study for everyone, no matter how old you are. Especially when covering elementary science, you have to spend some time dedicated to marine life. Colorful fish faces and underwater photos are a must.  Luckily, we have … Read More

Learning About Weather

Why Learning About The Weather Is So Important

Why Learning About The Weather Is So Important Learning about the weather seems pretty standard in every early elementary classroom across the country. But as homeschoolers, I think it’s great to question things typically done in public schools to see if there is a reason to do them in our homeschool. And teaching the weather … Read More

Solar System Unit Study

Perfect Book Pairings for A Solar System Unit Study

Perfect Book Pairings for A Solar System Unit Study  As long as mankind has been around we have looked to the sky and wondered about all the wonder and beauty above. There is no difference with our kids today. Many kids become so fascinated and enthralled by space. Doing a solar system unit study is a … Read More

Kindergarten Science Curriculum

This Kindergarten Science Curriculum Is The Best For Hands On Activities

This Kindergarten Science Curriculum Is The Best For Hands On Activities Once upon a time, I had two super active little boys only 14 months apart. They grew up to be extremely curious and loved to explore. These two little boys became kindergarteners, and the only way they enjoyed learning about science is by being … Read More

Garden Planning for Kids

Ways To Make Garden Planning For Kids A Wonderful Experience

Ways To Make Garden Planning For Kids A Wonderful Experience Gardening is a fantastic learning opportunity for children. It helps that you can garden all year round and incorporate learning about every season too. A great way to include gardening into your homeschool is to do garden planning for kids. Allowing them to join in … Read More

Bird Study For Kids

10 Ideas That Will Make Bird Study For Kids Way More Exciting

10 Ideas That Will Make Bird Study For Kids Way More Exciting Bird study for kids does not have to be boring! We have collected ten exciting activities to include in your bird study that will have your kids learning and enjoying birds. In addition to that, we have added some fantastic resources that will … Read More

Coding For Preschool

Screen-Free Toys That Make Coding For Preschool Astoundingly Easy

Screen-Free Toys That Make Coding For Preschool Astoundingly Easy Coding is all the rage right now. Especially in technology education, coding is everywhere! But how early is too early to start your kids learning to code? You might be surprised to know that kids can begin coding as early as three with a new screen-free … Read More

Nature Games For Kids

Nature Games For Kids That You Will Actually Love

Nature Games For Kids That You Will Actually Love Nature games for kids are the perfect way to combine nature and learning, all while having tons of fun! I have to admit; I am not a game lover. I am going to out myself even further; some games are painful for me to play with … Read More

hands on astronomy

Make Astronomy More Exciting With These Hands On Ideas

Make Astronomy More Exciting With These Hands On Ideas Teaching astronomy can be a major challenge because some kids can often struggle with concepts that they can not truly connect to. One fantastic way to bridge the gap is to incorporate hands-on lessons into your Astronomy study. Hands-on ideas for teaching astronomy. Kids are fascinated … Read More