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August 15, 2017
learning about the solar eclipse

Resources for Learning About the Solar Eclipse

Let the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse Spark Your Child's Interest in Science and Astronomy! Here are some fun resources to get you going!
July 18, 2017

Ocean Animals Unit Study Resources

These ocean animal resources will enhance your current studies or you can use these to create your theme unit! There are over 70 resources you can use!
May 11, 2017

25 Alternatives to a Traditional Book Report

The words "book report" can elicit groans from students at any age. Writing a summary of a book isn't necessarily the most effective way to demonstrate learning in the digital age. With summary book websites online, the traditional book report is no longer an enriching task. Here are 25 alternatives to the traditional book report for students to demonstrate their comprehension and deeper understanding of a book.
April 27, 2017

Hands On Math Activity: Estimating Area

Here's a hands-on activity you can do with your child to directly apply the concept of area to the place she knows best – her house.

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April 26, 2017

Stomp Rocket Science: Free Lesson Plan and a Giveaway

After being cooped up all winter with textbooks and indoor activities, even moms get spring fever! With the sun starting to make its debut and the weather […]
March 23, 2017

5 Vocabulary Games for Middle School

One of the most effective ways to improve test scores, writing, and reading comprehension is to improve vocabulary! Why have students copy down definitions or make old-school flash cards when they can learn new words with some fun games? Here are 5 vocabulary games for middle school students you can try in your homeschool!

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March 16, 2017

Writing Units for Middle School

Your middle school student will be engaged and inspired to write more with these 4 printable units!

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March 7, 2017

5 Fun Ways to Teach Fractions

Learning about fractions is an integral part of any middle school curriculum. Teaching these concepts can be tough, but these fun ways to teach fractions can make the probability of learning so much stronger! (I love Math puns.)

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February 16, 2017

Sensory Play DIY Recipe – Water Bead Sensory Play

Water Bead Recipe for Sensory Play | Kids LOVE playing with water beads. It's a great sensory activity. Follow this simple recipe for creating your own water beads!

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