Accelerated Reader is a program that public and private schools use to test reading comprehension using quizzes about books students have read. It is not available to homeschoolers. Here are three great alternatives and one that I cannot recommend.
5 Bookish Gift Ideas for Kids and Tweens
It is so rewarding to see kids absorbed in the magic of a good book. The look on their faces as a book captures their imagination is priceless. Check out these 5 fun gift ideas which will provide hours of enjoyment.
Harry Potter Inspired Group Costume Theme
Before I get into the Harry Potter inspired group costume theme, I will share a bit about the history of our many group themes. When our children were babies, they wore animal themed store bought group costumes. They were dressed as ducks for their first Halloween and raccoons for their second. Every year, since our four kids were […]
10 Great Websites for your Homeschool
There are so many educational resources out there for homeschooling, that it can be mind boggling. Here are ten great websites for your homeschool that we have enjoyed.
10 Ways to Spoil Mom on Mother’s Day or Any Day
Moms do so much for others each and every day. It is nice to take the time to spoil them and show appreciation for all that they do. Here are ten creative ways to show them you care. Breakfast in bed. I remember growing up and helping my Dad to prepare a special breakfast in […]
Fun and Easy Snowflake Craft for Kids
This is a fun and easy snowflake craft for kids. The iridescent sparkle adds a touch of magic. Elementary school aged kids love it and is also fun for little ones with help.
Easy Glow in the Dark Christmas Tree Ornaments Kids Can Make