Holidays

JANUARY 14, 2021

Homeschool Lapbook Tips for Anytime of the Year

What Is a Homeschool Lapbook? A lapbook is like an educational scrapbook. Some people also consider homeschool lapbooking similar to homeschool notebooking. Think of it as a way of capturing…

DECEMBER 29, 2020

Homeschooling Goals for a Mid-Year Transition

  The semester is wrapping up and things are ending! The seasons are changing and so are you—and your children. Winter is a fantastic season full of opportunities for fun, wonder, learning,…

DECEMBER 22, 2020

Smart Ways to Prep for More Indoor Time

  Staying indoors has been a common phrase this year, a.k.a. quarantine. We all have had our fair share of time at home, so much so, that we are craving the outdoors. The good thing is…

DECEMBER 19, 2020

World Schooling: Learning the True Spirit of Giving Through Volunteering

Guest post by Crystal Esteves from the Culture Trotters. A year ago, I was preparing for Christmas just as millions of Americans are right now. I was all caught up in my first world problems,…

DECEMBER 18, 2020

Finding Teachable Moments During the Holiday

Sponsored by Time4Learning. After homeschooling for many years, I found a way to incorporate a different way of learning during the holiday festivities. This not only keeps my kids focused…

DECEMBER 17, 2020

10 Mom-Approved Gift Ideas for Kids That’ll Arrive in Time!

Feeling stretched this holiday season? Behind on Christmas shopping and activities? We could all use a helping hand this year. This list is for you if you still need gift ideas in time for Christmas! If…

DECEMBER 14, 2020

VOTE in Our Holiday Decoration Contest!

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DECEMBER 13, 2020

Christmas Scripture Copy Work Free Printable

Looking for a beautiful way to focus your thoughts on the meaning of the holiday season this month? Scripture focused on gratitude, joy and the reason for the season is perfect for doing just…

NOVEMBER 30, 2020

31 Christmas Books to Enjoy this Season

Doesn’t it seem like just yesterday that we were headed back to school? This year has been a challenging year for most but we look forward to the new year with hope and anticipation. But wait...the…

NOVEMBER 27, 2020

Christmas Advent Calendar Ideas

As a child, Advent calendars were one of my favorite traditions with my family. We typically had two calendars, a hanging Santa with pockets full of candy, and a nativity Christmas storybook.…