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11 Picture Books About Music

I loved reading to my kiddos when they were little! And, I still read aloud to my 12yo on an almost-daily basis. These fun picture books are great for getting your little ones in the mood to listen to music, march around the room, and play the…
Strike up the band. Grab the pots and pans. Read one of these picture books about music, and march around the living room making music of your own!
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One of my biggest homeschool goals is to create independent learners. Now that she's fairly independent, what do I do? http://wp.me/p45dNL-1PZ

One of my goals in homeschooling has been to create an independent learner. So, I’ve spent the better part of the past two years – 5th and 6th grade – giving Emma more independence and less direction. Here we are at the beginning of 7th grade, and I find…
One of my biggest homeschool goals has always been to create independent learners. Now that my youngest is fairly independent, what do I do?
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12 FREE and Cheap Kindle eBooks for Kids

  Kindle Kids’ Book Round-Up Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below.    …
  Kindle Kids’ Book Round-Up Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below.     Don’t Wake Up the Bear! – $1.00   Happy Monsters – FREE    Peep Leap [...]
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FREE King Tut Printable Mini-Unit

This year, Emma and I have circled back around to Ancient History. I am so excited! She loves ancient history, and can’t wait until we start studying Ancient Egypt. She’s excited to build pyramids, mummify an apple, and try to write her name in…
I can't wait to use this FREE King Tut printable mini-unit when we get there in our Ancient History studies in a few weeks. These pages will be a great supplement to our lessons.
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Our Top 10 Books About Leaves for Fall

Have the leaves started changing in your part of the country? I’m seeing just a few trees here and there with yellow and orange leaves, and I can’t wait until they all begin to change. I’m so thankful to be back in an area that has all four seasons.  And,…
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From alligator to zebra, your little ones will love practicing their handwriting with these FREE A to Z Animal pages. Choose from two different handwriting fonts. Each set contains 52 pages!

As soon as I saw this A to Z Animals clipart from Educlips, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it. I have been wanting to make a new handwriting set for you guys, and this was just the inspiration I needed!    A to Z Animal Writing Pages Actually, I…
As soon as I saw this A to Z Animals clipart from Educlips, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it. I have been wanting to make a new handwriting set for you guys, and this was just the inspiration I needed!    A to Z Animal Writing Pages Actually, I have two [...]
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It's apple-picking time! Print out this FREE PreK-1 apple-themed printable pack, and have fun with your little ones! #hsconnect

Fall is just around the corner. The temperatures are beginning to drop. The apples are ripe for picking. I’m dreaming of making apple crisps, cinnamon apples, and applesauce. We love trying different varieties of apples and comparing the way they look and…
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Celebrate September with These Fun Holiday Activities

Wow! August has flown by! We are back to school and back to dance. The temperatures are beginning to drop a bit which means we can eave our windows open for most of the day. I love hearing the birds and neighborhood kids outside. I love the smell of…
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10 Free and Cheap Kindle Booksf or Tweens

  Kindle Books for Tweens Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below. Loser –…
  Kindle Books for Tweens Please remember, Amazon prices can change quickly. The books below were free at the time this post went live, but may only be so for a limited time. Please double check the price before purchasing any of the books below. Loser – $1.99 Upside Down in the Middle of Nowhere – 99¢ Power of the Heir’s Passion [...]
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With a few items I had on-hands and a trip to the Dollar Store, I made 9 busy bags to entertain my 4yo nephew for a week-long visit!

Recently, my four-year-old nephew came for a visit. He stayed for five days. While I was really looking forward to his visit, I was also a little concerned. First, it’s been a long time since I’ve had littles in the house. So, we don’t have many toys…
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Hearts for Home Blog Hop 8.17

Welcome back to this week’s edition of the Hearts for Home Blog Hop! I hope you’re all having a great week so far! I am. Last week’s most clicked post was Disney’s Descendants Movie Review at Monsters Ed. This week, I’m featuring these posts: Fall Bible…
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Reusable sticky wall maps provide hands-on fun to make geography lessons really stick!

Earlier this week, I shared a post about portable maps that were reusable. I mentioned how they are great for learning on-the-go. I am planning a road trip in October, and I want to take along the portable US Map for Emma to use as we travel through…
Earlier this week, I shared a post about portable maps that were reusable. I mentioned how they are great for learning on-the-go. I am planning a road trip in October, and I want to take along the portable US Map for Emma to use as we travel through various states on our way to the [...]
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Despicable Me Minion Chalk Art Tutorial
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Alone Yet Not Alone Review and Giveaway
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LEGO Love Week 17: LEGO Inspired Reading Chart
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I have mentioned before that Elliott is a math-science oriented kid. Perhaps that's why he loves LEGO so much. However, when it comes to rea

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Teaching homeschool moms to replace busywork with meaningful learning through notebooking.

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{Crew Review} Victus Study Skills System
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Preparing for a New Homeschool Year: Start Shopping
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