The Science of Sound ~ {Explore with Homemade Instruments}

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Music stimulates the brain in a very powerful way, mostly because of our emotional connection with it. From the time a child is in the womb, we can use music to communicate with them. Learning through music proves to be beneficial with most children. This could be why making homemade instruments is always a hit with […]

Story Stone Ideas ~ Story Telling with Rocks

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Rock art and crafts have been all the rage for some time, but has your homeschool made or used story stones? The sky’s the limit in terms of the items you depict on the stones. Or how your homeschool can use your story stones to tell a story. Your homeschooler can draw or paint simple […]

LEGO Letter Activity and FREE Printable Letter Pages

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Whether you have a LEGO-loving child on your hands or not, the little, colorful building blocks can make learning letters fun. Print out a stack of these free Letter Pages and your child can use them to build the letter with LEGOs and trace the letter with a pencil, crayon, or marker.Click here to download […]

Hacks and Tips for Your Next Camping Trip

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I do NOT like camping. However, (BIG however) my family loves it. So camping hacks and tips are a life saver to get me through. The happy faces and laughter help as well. This is the ultimate list of brilliant hacks and tips to make your camping trips the best ever! The list includes a […]

The ABCs in Popsicle Sticks

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Popsicle sticks are a terrific material to work with. They’re lightweight and affordable! Moms and preschoolers can have fun together making ABCs with popsicle sticks!Click here to make ABCs with popsicle sticks! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!

8 Simple Ways for Kids to Create with Natural Materials

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With the close of summer, the weather is becoming more manageable and being outside isn’t such a killer. What a perfect time to go for a nature walk! Collect the little treasures along the way – leaves, feathers, rocks, pinecones – and set to creating with these natural materials. It’s a simple concept, but will […]

FREE Creative Painting Activities ~ Art for Kids

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Let your homeschoolers create their own works of art… in the coolest of ways! Are you running out of art ideas? Then this is the freebie for you! You will discover that you don’t have to search far for fun and creative art projects. These activities help your homeschooler to think outside of the box […]

FREE Cut and Paste Pattern Printables

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I have a child who (still at six years old) enjoys cutting, and gluing everything! When she was a few years old, I used to keep a basket full of paper shapes, scissors, construction paper and glue sticks. It would keep her busy for hours! If you have little ones that enjoy cutting and pasting they […]

Over 250 FREE Printable LEGO Challenge Cards

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LEGO lovers are going to love it when you hand them an assignment from these challenge cards. There are 250 to choose from with categories like celebrations and holidays in addition to regular requests like “Make a Maze.” These cards are perfect for the whole family or an individual, and they will spark fun creativity!Click here […]

FREE Super-Creative Ideas for Calm Down Jars

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It’s hard to keep feeling angry or frustrated when there is such a mesmerizing bottle in your hands! Whether you are looking for help in managing your child’s emotions or are looking to promote a feeling of calm and peace in your homeschool, you’ll love making these creative calm down jars!Calm down jars make great […]