Homeschool

The Bible Story Books for Homeschool #2

Volume 1: Part 2 Stories of Eden and the Fall – 11 Stories In the Garden Word Search Adam and Eve Tracing Page The Serpent’s Lie Worsksheets Adam and Eve Coloring Sheet Garden of Eden Craft Cain and Abel Coloring Sheet Sheep Crafts Enoch Worksheets Amazon.com Widgets

Homeschool

The Bible Story Books for Homeschool #1

For my two youngest children, I am using the Bible Story Books for our Bible lessons this year. My older girls used them several years ago. We have also used these books for family worship in the past. They are wonderful! My husband and I love these books so much we purchased each of our…

Happy Endings

The Cutest Toddler Backpacks

When my girls were little, they would carry their little backpacks or bags full of activities and snacks when we left home. I remember for a long time Hannah carried a Strawberry Shortcake bag around! And then there were the fluffy animal backpacks they carried for over a year. So cute!! These toddler backpacks from…

Seasons & Celebrations

Fall Fun for Families

Here are some ideas to get you and your children having fun this fall: A Turkey to Color, Cut, & Paste Marble Painting Leaves and Tissue Paper Pumpkin Make Your Own Birdfeeders 5 Minute No-Sew Pumpkin Starlight Pumpkin Art Lesson Burlap Acorn Craft Mini Paper Plate Apple Craft A Turkey to Color Glue Line Watercolor…

Homeschool

Dolphins Unit Study Ideas

{Photo Credit: Linda van Dijk} Are you using Apologia’s Zoology II book – Swimming Creatures of the Fifth Day? Well, whether you are or not, here are some great resources for a dolphin unit this year. Be sure to watch the movie Dolphin Tale while you’re at it! In my house, we are currently reading…

Crafts & Activities

S is for Scavenger Hunt

Are you looking for a fun activity to do with your kids this summer? Or maybe with a group of kids? Scavenger hunts are exciting for kids of all ages. It’s kind of like a treasure hunt. I love doing nature scavenger hunts with my kids, but I think it’d be a lot of fun…

Seasons & Celebrations

Thanksgiving Kids Table

Every year I have a kids table at Thanksgiving Dinner with activities to keep the little ones busy while they wait for dinner. Here are some fun ideas: Thankful Turkey from Artists Helping Children Shindig Thanksgiving Printables from Shindig Parties to Go Celebrate Thanksgiving from Anna and Blue Paperie I am Thankful Chain from Silverbox…

Crafts & Activities

P is for Picnic

P is for Picnic You can read the rest of this series here. Summer just wouldn’t be summer unless we experienced lots of picnics. Our family loves eating outdoors in the sunshine under a shade tree. There’s something so peaceful about enjoying an afternoon or evening outside, munching on something yummy and sipping something cold…

Homeschool

Spring Unit Study Ideas

Do you love spring as much as I do? It just feels like a fresh start, don’t you think? Here are some fun ideas for you to do with your kids. Things to do this Spring: Make a tree house for dolls. Make a Strand of Flower Lights for your daughter’s room or the patio…