Browsing Category : Homeschool

Think With Art Review


Hi friends, I have a fun product to share with you today. I’ve been having fun with subscription boxes lately and since Miss Lady Bug doesn’t get to review many of the boxes that come our way, I thought this one would be perfect for her to check out.   It’s from the creators of Creation Crate, and they have…

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2016-2017 Mid-year Curriculum Review


Hi friends! Every year I do a mid-year curriculum review just to assess our curriculum choices, make sure we’re on track, and that the curriculum is performing well for us. Mid-year is a great time to make any curriculum changes, start something new, and just freshen up your curriculum!     So far this year we’ve been really happy with…

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Banana Grams Review!


Hi friends! I have a fun giveaway for you guys today. The kind folks at Bananagrams, Inc. sent me one of their newer games to check out. It’s called My First Bananagrams, and it’s great for younger kiddos who are working on learning phonics sounds and beginning spelling.   The game features lower case letters which is nice, and the…

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Study Tips #4: How to Prepare for Exams & Reduce Test Anxiety


Hi friends! Welcome to the fourth video in the “Study Tips 101” series of my Tip Tuesday videos. In this series we’re going to cover several helpful tips and tricks that will help you and your students be successful in preparing for high school and even college. Hopefully you’ve watched my previous videos in this series and therefore mastered your…

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Kiwk Stix Thin Stix Review


Hi friends, I have a fun new product to share with you today! We’ve been loving our Kwik Stix paint pens by The Pencil Grip and now they’ve come out with a thinner version. Since we’re all about art supplies over here, I wanted to give them a try.   The Thin Stix are about half the width of the…

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Study Tips #3: How to Study for Tests


Hi friends! Welcome to the third video in the “Study Tips 101” series of my Tip Tuesday videos. In this series we’re going to cover several helpful tips and tricks that will help you and your students be successful in preparing for high school and even college.   Once you’ve mastered your note taking skills, and created useful study tools,…

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Expedition Earth: Peru Unit Study


Buen Dia’ and welcome to our Expedition Earth week on Peru! Did you know that Peru’s Macchu Pichu was named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World in 2007, along with The Great Wall of China and the Taj Mahal? That was just one of the cool things we learned about this week. Read on to see what…

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Study Tips #2: How to Create Useful Study Tools (a.k.a. Flashcards!)


Hi everyone! Welcome to the second video in the “Study Tips 101” series of my Tip Tuesday videos. In this series we’re going to cover several helpful tips and tricks that will help you and your students be successful in preparing for high school and even college. In today’s video you will learn how to create effective flashcards which will…

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Study Tips #1: How to Take Notes


Hi everyone! I’m really exited to be releasing a new series in my Tip Tuesday videos. I’m calling it “Study Tips 101” and we’re going to cover several helpful tips and tricks that will help you and your students be successful in preparing for high school and even college. No matter whether you’re homeschooling, or in a traditional school setting,…

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Lowercase a-z Alphabet Mazes


Hi friends! I have a fun new printable for you today. I recently created these Lowercase a-z Alphabet Mazes that coordinate with my Letter of the Week Preschool and K4/5 Kindergarten Curriculum, and best of all their free! YAY!   –>Click here to download the FREE Lowercase Alphabet Mazes <–   Each worksheet includes a challenging, but not too difficult…

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Uppercase A-Z Alphabet Mazes


Hi friends! I have a fun new alphabet printable for you today. I recently created these Uppercase A-Z Alphabet Mazes that coordinate with my Letter of the Week Preschool and K4/5 Kindergarten Curriculum, and best of all their free! YAY!   –>Click here to download the FREE Uppercase Alphabet Mazes <– Each worksheet includes a challenging, but not too difficult…

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DIY: Cookies in a Jar Gift idea


Good morning! Every year we like to exchange small gifts with our neighbors, and one of our most highly requested repeat gifts was for these Cookie in a Jar gifts! Everyone loved the ones we made last year and asked for more. But I wanted to change them up just a little bit so here’s our updated Cookie in a…

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