10 Games to Play With Any Vocabulary Words with FREE Printables

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Studying vocab words can be so borrrring. Zzzz. Liven things up for your student with these 10 games. You can play them with any vocab words, and many of them have free printables that will enable you to start playing right away! If you’re not careful, you’re going to have a child that’s begging to […]

5 Reasons You Should Be Reading Aloud to Your Child with 8 FREE Printables

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Long before a child can string written words together to read, he can participate in the glory and wonder of hearing a story. There is so much more that is happening in the simple act of reading to our children than first meets the eye. I was absolutely delighted the day I learned that there […]

FREE Printable 36-Week First Grade Spelling Program

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Spelling is an important skill to master, so we need to have our children start to tackle it even at the younger grade levels. It may not seem fair, but one’s spelling accuracy conveys a message beyond the words chosen for a paragraph. Just think back to the last time you saw a facebook post or mail […]

FREE Word Family Handwriting Worksheet Set

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These handwriting worksheets are just perfect for beginning readers!These word family handwriting worksheets are perfect for kindergartners and children that are learning to read and write. Children trace the letters, then try out their own letters in the blank spaces provided. lettering practice, as well as four easy read beginning letter words. There are 30 […]

FREE BOB Books Printables

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If you use BOB books in your homeschool, you’re going to love this freebie! They are free, printable packs of worksheets to accompany sets one through five of the BOB books! The amazing books have been around since the ’70s and are a favorite with children that are learning to read. Click here to download your free […]

How to Write Like Mark Twain FREE Middle School Writing Activity

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Here is a fun activity to inspire your middle schoolers to write like Mark Twain! Mark Twain is a classic author and a master of satirical comedy. Your student will read a few famous authors who may have influenced Twain’s writing, and then they will create a found prose passage, combining famous author’s words with their […]

FREE Printable Copywork Lessons

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Do you know the difference between handwriting, penmanship, and copywork? The answer is found in these copywork tools! There are 29 pages in the free, printable Copywork Lessons. Included with the copywork pages are a podcast, an explanation of the benefits of copywork, a copywork checklist, and a step-by-step lesson plan. There’s so much information here, you […]

FREE Online Classic Youth Books

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I generally like to hold the book I’m reading, but in some instances, I need a title fast. In those cases, an online book or ebook is the only thing that’s going to do. Here is a list of over 35 Classic Youth books, available online for free! Yes, books like The Railway Children, Polyanna, and Hans Brinker […]