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St. Patrick’s Day Pot of Gold Craft

This easy St. Patrick's Day craft is perfect for homeschool, in the classroom or just as a fun family activity. The Pot of Gold craft uses simple supplies and is easy for kids pre-school age and up. We created our Pots of Gold and used them to decorate our homeschool room for St. Patrick's Day. Supplies Needed: Paint (you'll need the rainbow colors red, orange, yellow, green, blue, ... Read More about St. Patrick’s Day Pot of Gold Craft

20 Earth Day Books for Kids

You don't need to wait until Earth Day to start celebrating the Earth! While you can choose to save these books to read on Earth Day on April 22, these books are a great way to celebrate Earth, learn about recycling, and so much more anytime of the year! You can find most of these books at your local library or bookstore (I've linked them all up for you below too!), or you can choose to Go ... Read More about 20 Earth Day Books for Kids

Free Bored Jar Printable | Quarantine Edition

This free bored jar activity is great for anytime - however, during a quarantine it's especially handy!  The one phrase that parents dread hearing "I'm bored!"  With so many obligations, schedules, and gadgets, it seems impossible for our kids to be bored. However, the current global situation definitely increases the amount of time our kids are cooped up at home.  Many events, activities, sport ... Read More about Free Bored Jar Printable | Quarantine Edition

How We Use Geography Skill Sharpeners by Evan-Moor : Product Review

I received a copy of Evan-Moor‘s Geography Skill Sharpeners Grade 2 in exchange for my honest and unbiased review. The opinions and thoughts expressed here are my own and were no way influenced by anyone. Links on this website may be affiliate links, meaning I earn a small commission when you purchase an item by clicking on that link.  Geography is one of those topics that can ... Read More about How We Use Geography Skill Sharpeners by Evan-Moor : Product Review

How to Avoid Homeschool Burnout

Let’s be honest, while there are so many positives to homeschooling your kids, there are some downsides too. One of the big ones is homeschool burnout. We all battle it. Especially during this time of year when we are just a few short months from summer with no breaks in sight.  It can be hard to stay the course. I'm going to share just what "homeschool burnout" is and some helpful tips so ... Read More about How to Avoid Homeschool Burnout