Winter Lapbook Ideas

winter lapbook

You can teach your little ones about the different seasons by creating a winter lapbook. I enjoy lapbooking with the children because it’s just a more creative way for your children to display their written narrations. My son is very visual learner so it really appeals to him. Eventhough he is considered middle school aged, [...]

Great Winter Books for Kids

The Snowy Day

Luckily we don’t have any snow here yet, but winter is fast approaching, why not incorporate it into your homeschool with some fun books? What do you do when it’s snowing outside? To keep warm with your family, snuggle up and read a good book. I’ve already placed mine on hold at the library. I [...]

Thanksgiving Craft Ideas

thanksgiving crafts

A great way to celebrate Thanksgiving and have some fun with your kids as well are crafts. Crafts are a great way to get in some hands on learning or just to have some plain old fun. Relax and get messy with some fun crafts, paint, draw, cut and paste. Decorate your house with your [...]

Christmas Picture Books and Read Alouds

the best christmas pageant ever

Christmas is fast approaching, what books will you be reading with your children this Christmas? Last year we read A Christmas Carol and The Best Christmas Pageant Ever. This year we’re going to read Christmas in the Trenches since we are studying the modern era in history. I love Christmas read alouds, it really gets [...]

Thanksgiving Picture Books and Chapter Books for Kids

If You Were At The First Thanksgiving

I love this time of the year because the holidays are coming up. There are some great Thanksgiving picture and chapter books to read with your children. There are some great titles here, it is meant to be a buffet of books. Pick and choose which books would be best to read in your homeschool. [...]

Homeschooling through the Holidays

homeschooling through the holidays

With the holidays coming up, do you continue to homeschool through the holidays, keeping your regular schedule or do you change things up? Here in Canada, our Thanksgiving holidays is in October so we continue our school as usual until we hit December. However, if you are in the United States, Thanksgiving is at the [...]