The Adventures of Peter Cotton Tail FREE Teaching Guide

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The Adventures of Peter Cotton Tail is a wonderful Thornton Burgess book that makes for a great read aloud to little ones.We love the Thornton Burgess books and all the great stories and character building lessons that are weaved throughout. If you are reading Peter Cotton Tail to your little ones, you will love this […]

The Giver – A FREE Homeschool Unit Study

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Geared for the late junior high student or high schooler, The Giver is a book set in a dystopian society. This unit study is helpful in many ways; it offers fabulous, free printables and two reviews (one from a Christian source!) This is a fun way to study The Giver.Click here to download your free […]

FREE Literature-Based Unity Study for The Indian In The Cupboard

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Is your homeschooler reading The Indian in the Cupboard this year? I just love finding unit studies to go along with whatever my children are reading. This is a great way to expand on a great book and make it come to life. Whenever I use literature studies with my children they always seem to […]

FREE Little House on the Prairie Unit Study

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The Little House on the Prairie book series is a delightful recounting of one little girl’s real-life experience of growing up in a pioneering family. Its triumphs and difficulties are presented in such a way that it interests boys and girls alike. You can study the young girl, Laura Ingalls Wilder, and a bit of […]

FREE Paddle to the Sea Literature Study

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If you love Geography and living books you will love the book Paddle to the Sea! A young Indian boy carves a little canoe with a figure inside and names him Paddle-to-the-Sea. Paddle’s journey, in text and pictures, through the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean provides an excellent geographic and historical picture of the […]

The Adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel FREE Teaching Guide

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We love the Thornton Burgess animal stories. There are so many great things that you can learn from them and they are a favorite of Charlotte Mason homeschoolers. The Adventures of Chatterer the Red Squirrel was written by Thornton W. Burgess in 1915.  Chatterer is a curious red squirrel who becomes careless and finds himself in […]

Survival Themed Books and FREE Unit Studies for Tweens and Teens

Survival Themed Books and FREE Unit Studies

My older children have always enjoyed reading survival and outdoor adventure books!Our family loves nature. We go camping and hiking at least once a month. It’s just natural for us to be drawn towards good books and stories that teach about surviving in the great outdoors!  Some of our favorite books tell great stories of adventure […]