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Home Art Studio Lessons For Kids on 7 DVDs

Learn Art and Art History At Home Art teacher Lindsey Volin of Home Art Studio majored in Studio Art and received her art education teaching certification from Meredith College. She is also a Mom of two boys. Ms. Volin is passionate about art and the benefits it adds to a …

Hope For Each Day Children’s Devotional by Billy Graham ~ Review

As a mom, I’m always pleased to see my almost-second-grader sit down with a book without any prompting from me. A couple of days ago I found her curled up with a new book from my “to review” pile – a new devotional from Billy Graham. I was thrilled to …

Same Kind Of Different As Me ~ Children’s Book Review and Free Printables

I live in a bubble. I’m able to shop for groceries, buy gas for my car, sign up my child for camp and art lessons. I have a decent home in a nice neighborhood. Although there is hunger and homelessness in my city,  I rarely see it; it rarely affects …

Brave Girls 365-Day Devotional ~ Review

Have you heard of the Brave Girls?  My daughter gets excited whenever one of these books shows up on our doorstep! Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review. I am an affiliate of Amazon, and will receive a small commission if …

Airship Genesis Kids Study Bible ~ Review

With a new generation rising up, we have the chance to leave a legacy of great inheritance. The Airship Genesis: Legendary Bible Adventure gives children the solid truth of God’s Word with the creative content and quality they deserve. —Dr. David Jeremiah Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, …

Introduction to Zoology for Early Elementary Students ~ Week 5: Whales and Dolphins

This post is part of the Introduction to Zoology series. For a suggested class schedule, an overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please see the Introductory Post. In this lesson you will teach your students about Whales and Dolphins. Disclosure: I was not compensated for …

The Color Code Bible For Kids ~ Book Review

A New Way To Study When I first opened the new Bible in the Tommy Nelson August Resources package, I was intrigued – what an interesting new way to study the Bible! Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post, but was given a free book to review. I am …

U.S. Coins Review ~ A Free Math Printable

The new school year has begun – at least here in Madison County, Alabama, and in our homeschool! I created these U.S. Coins Review pages to help ease my daughter out of summer break and into our school routine. There are 5 pages in this document; the first three pages …

Introduction to Zoology for Early Elementary Students ~ Week 4: Seals & Penguins

This post is part of the Introduction to Zoology series. For a suggested class schedule, an overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please see the Introductory Post. In this lesson you will teach your students about Seals (which include Sea Lions and Walruses) and Penguins. …

Introduction to Zoology for Early Elementary Students ~ Week 3: Fish & Mollusks

This post is part of the Introduction to Zoology series. For a suggested class schedule, an overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please see the Introductory Post. In this lesson you will teach your students about Fish and Mollusks. Disclosure: I was not compensated for …

Introduction to Zoology for Early Elementary Students ~ Week 2: Animal Habitats

This post is part of the Introduction to Zoology series. For a suggested class schedule, an overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please see the Introductory Post. In this lesson you will teach your students about Animal Habitats. Disclosure: I was not compensated for this …

Introduction to Zoology for Early Elementary Students ~ Week 1: Classification of Animals

This post is part of the Introduction to Zoology series. For a suggested class schedule, an overview of the entire course, and links to more lesson plans, please see the Introductory Post. In this lesson you will teach your students about Classifying Animals. Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post. …

Introduction to Zoology ~ Assembling the Student Science Notebooks

This post describes how to assemble the Student Science Notebooks for the Introduction to Zoology lesson plans. For an introduction to this series please read the introductory post.  If you plan on following my 12 lesson plans, you may want to assemble your journals before the first class. Alternatively, you can hand out the …

Introduction to Zoology for Early Elementary Students ~ 12 Lesson Plans and Printables

Introduction I hope you are having a wonderful summer!  I’m excited to share what my homeschool coop class learned last semester about animals.  I’ll be writing a detailed blog post for each week’s class, which will include a Lesson Plan, Printables, Project Instructions, Resource List, and more.  Ideas for additional art and …

I Can Learn To Pray ~ Children’s Book Review

After our monthly photo shoot yesterday, (where my daughter is my model and holds the books I review) I found her reading one of them out loud to her Daddy.  She was particularly interested in being able to read one of the prayers by herself.  Needless to say, this book has …

Brave Girls ~ Beautiful You ~ Devotional Review

Summer is here!  I’ve been taking a bit of a blogging break lately – but now we’ve gotten through ballet recitals, choir concerts, soccer awards, Kindergarten graduation ….. whew!  I’m looking forward to keeping my blog a little more updated than I have been recently! Disclosure: I was not compensated …