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Martin Luther King Jr. For Kids – How to Teach MLK in Your Homeschool
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Martin Luther King Jr. For Kids – How to Teach MLK in Your Homeschool

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored each year on the third Monday of January. This is a great time to look into his amazing accomplishments and see how much he has changed the lives of so many. I have put together over 30 different resources that we will use in our homeschool to study…

12 of the Best Christmas Read Alouds For Kids of All Ages
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12 of the Best Christmas Read Alouds For Kids of All Ages

Christmas is our absolute favorite time of the year. Mainly as we put away our core curriculum and just spend time together learning about the holiday, and just doing Christmas-themed activities. Every day we also have Christmas read alouds. I stopped doing a read aloud when Freddie was about 9 (that is apart from Christmas…

30+ The BEST Homeschool Black Friday Deals For Kids (2022)
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30+ The BEST Homeschool Black Friday Deals For Kids (2022)

Black Friday is nearly here!! I am so excited, I tend to buy all of our homeschool curriculum and supplies either in June or in November, Mainly as I love the sales! I have scoured the internet to find the BEST Homeschool Black Friday Deals for kids I can so I can share them with…

14 Best Subscription Box for Tweens That Boys Will Love in 2022!
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14 Best Subscription Box for Tweens That Boys Will Love in 2022!

With subscription box companies coming and going as regularly as I have hot dinners I wanted to share with you the BEST SUBSCRIPTION BOX FOR TWEENS in 2022. Although these are of course unisex and suitable for both boys and girls I haven’t included the “girly ” subscription boxes in this list. There are so…

Best Thanksgiving Read Alouds Both You And The Kids Will Love
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Best Thanksgiving Read Alouds Both You And The Kids Will Love

We don’t normally do read alouds in our homeschool, mainly because Freddie has always enjoyed reading. However, I have recently discovered that we should be reading to our children until AT LEAST the age of 13! Oops! Hey, I never said I was perfect! As we are fairly new to America, I thought finding the…

16 Free Homeschool Halloween Activities That Are Educational and Fun!
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16 Free Homeschool Halloween Activities That Are Educational and Fun!

Despite my lack of interest in Halloween, my son LOVES it, and apart from Christmas, it is his favorite holiday. So this year I thought I would try and embrace it too, and try and get together as many homeschool Halloween activities as I could find. This is one of my favorite things about homeschool,…

37 Talk Like A Pirate Day Activities For Kids That Are Easy and Fun
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37 Talk Like A Pirate Day Activities For Kids That Are Easy and Fun

Ahoy there me maties, Talk Like A Pirate Day is coming up, on September 19th so I thought I would put together some fun activities for you to have fun with. As this year it is on a Sunday you can get the whole family involved! I have included over 37 activities for you to…

25+ Educational Christmas Activities To Enjoy In Your Homeschool
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25+ Educational Christmas Activities To Enjoy In Your Homeschool

As Christmas will be with us any minute (I have no idea where this year has gone already!) I wanted to put together a list of educational Christmas activities that we will be doing this December. In December we tend to put away the core curriculum we have been working on, and instead focus on…

36 Roald Dahl Day Activities & Free Lesson Plans
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36 Roald Dahl Day Activities & Free Lesson Plans

September 13th is just around the corner and I can’t wait to share with you some splendiferous Roald Dahl Day activities for you to enjoy in your homeschool. Roald Dahl got his own “Day” in 2006 and it is celebrated every year on his birthday, September 13th. 16 Interesting Facts About Roald Dahl He was…

Kids Financial Literacy – The Best Resources for Middle Schoolers
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Kids Financial Literacy – The Best Resources for Middle Schoolers

I have absolutely no idea why financial literacy for kids is not taught in public schools. However, as we homeschool, this is something we have been doing for a number of years. This post is aimed at older elementary kids and middle school-aged children. But kids financial literacy is something that should be taught as…

The Best Star Wars Fun Activities For Homeschool – All Subjects!
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The Best Star Wars Fun Activities For Homeschool – All Subjects!

Ok, so the last couple of weeks have been hard. We have been homeschooling through the summer months, and wow what a challenge. So I thought for the next couple of weeks we would try something different. Teaching with Star Wars! I know, genius right! Well of course this will only work if your little…

Homeschool Programming – How Kids Can Learn to Code The Easy Way
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Homeschool Programming – How Kids Can Learn to Code The Easy Way

Homeschool programming is just as important in my opinion as math and languages. We live in a very different age now, with everything working remotely and all on the computer. Programming and coding should be a core lesson and we treat them as such in our homeschool. Keep reading for the top 15 homeschool programming…