Fun Games for Your Homeschool and What They Teach

We love games: board games, card games, and more! On those days when no one feels up for a formal math lesson (or the days when I need a

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Keeping Cool with Water Games During the Hottest Month

It’s August so it is hot around here! I know some people are headed back to school. Maybe because outside it is simply too hot. Whether you are

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Homeschooling Kindergarten

It is time to start thinking about Back to School. For those of us who homeschool it is actually back to homeschool time! Are you getting overwhelmed at

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Snowman Winter Ideas and Vowels Sort Freebie

During winter time, it’s easy to add “snow days” fun into your learning. Start with my snowman vowels sort freebie! Play with snowmen as you sort long vowel

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STEM and STEAM Ideas for Homeschool, Co-ops, and Classes

I am so excited about this year’s plan because we are starting out with STEAM the center of our minds! At our co-op, I’m teaching an upper elementary-level

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SkipBo for Kindergarten Math Learning

We play games for kindergarten this year. It’s the new normal. I’ve learned to adjust my expectations of Kindergarten learning. When Raisin was in kindergarten, he, as my first

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North Pole Mix-Up Printable Christmas Game

It is so much fun to play games, and my daughter simply loves everything Christmas related! Here is a fun North Pole Mix-Up free printable Christmas game for

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Beginning Consonant Blends Game: Sorting Turkey Feathers

This week, my kindergartner and I decided to work on recognizing beginning blends. To practice sorting the beginning blends sounds, I made a beginning consonant blends game just

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100+ Preschool Picture Book Lessons and Activities

If you’ve been following my blog for any length of time, you’ll know I love incorporating learning moments into familiar parts of our lives, especially reading favorite picture

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Easy Ways to Practice Spanish with Picture Books

We have not done a formal study of Spanish this summer. But, I did not want to lose all that we have studied in the past year. So, it has

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Refreshing Coral Reef Games for the Pool

When my son was 4 years old, he loved watching Finding Nemo, which led for a deep love for the coal reef and all the creatures the main

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Baseball Multiplication Game with Ten-Sided Dice

Multiplication is my third grader’s nemesis this year. I remember the dreaded weekly multiplication tests from my own third-grade year. So, any way we can make practicing the times

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