Book Club: Mad Hatter's Tea Party

Book Club: Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

  Book for this month’s adult/teen book club: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Even though this book club is for older teens and adults, sometimes, when…

Read Article →
Book Club: A Tale of Two Cities - Bangers and Baguettes

Book Club: A Tale of Two Cities – Bangers and Baguettes

Book for this month’s adult/teen book club: A Tale of Two Cities This book is about a 9th or 10th grade reading level and would…

Read Article →
Teen and Adult Book Club

Teen and Adult Book Club

I took a homeschooling test, which said one of the areas of homeschooling that I leaned toward was Thomas Jefferson Education. I’d never heard of…

Read Article →
Kid's Book Club: First Stop! China with Little Pear

Kid’s Book Club: First Stop! China with Little Pear

  Books for this month’s kid’s book club: Little Pear Little Pear and His Friend I found some translations, as well!! Petit Tang (French Edition!)                               …

Read Article →
Squashing Boredom: Scavenger Hunt Style!

Squashing Boredom: Scavenger Hunt Style!

Photo Credit: Rachel Samanyi We were stuck in a rut. The “I’m bored bug” was crawling out far too often. I could suggest an activity,…

Read Article →
Kid's Book Club: All Aboard with The Boxcar Children

Kid’s Book Club: All Aboard with The Boxcar Children

  This month’s kid’s book club book: The Boxcar Children The book is a 3rd/4th grade reading level and would interest kids 3-11ish. We met…

Read Article →
Kid's Book Club -- Destination: Wonderland!

Kid’s Book Club — Destination: Wonderland!

  This month’s kid’s book club book: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland This book is about a 7th grade reading level.  I’d say it is appropriate…

Read Article →
Kid's Classics Book Club

Kid’s Classics Book Club

I started a classics book club for myself and my kids. For those who are like me and would like to start one up, but…

Read Article →
Butterfly Life Cycle Party

Butterfly Life Cycle Party

At the end of our study of butterflies, we had a party with a few family friends.  Initially I was going to have them do…

Read Article →
Butterfly Life Cycle Party: Directions

Butterfly Life Cycle Party: Directions

Here are the directions I had at each station.  This site, Learn About Butterflies, is great for printing any images  you want to show them. …

Read Article →
Butterfly Study

Butterfly Study

My wonderful sister-in-law set us up with a sweet deal for a caterpillar so we could watch the transformation to a butterfly (note: this was…

Read Article →
Letter of the Week - Letter W

Letter of the Week – Letter W

Day 1 Find w stickers and put on W Color and assemble Letter W Book Go to library and get w books Put out W…

Read Article →