How I Planned for Our Homeschool Year | Lextin Eclectic
Hey Homeschool Mommas, It’s planning time! Many homeschool mamas just love the planning aspect of the homeschool year. Other moms want to run screaming in the opposite direction. No matter whether you have a love or hate relationship with planning, homeschool planning can be relatively simple and it is effective and necessaryRead more
It's a Small World - 7 Continent Study
Teach your students about the 7 Continents with these activities, projects & games! Expose them to a world that's bigger than they can imagine!
Tips for Parents…How to Help My Child Succeed
About two years ago, I created some resources to send home with parents on how to help their children succeed in school. You can find the old post here. I wanted to update these so I could send them home at the beginning of the year. I will also be sending these home with parents. Then, I also added one for Math as well. You can download this entire file for FREE. Just head on over to my Facebook page. If you already 'Like' my page, just click on the Fan Freebies tab at the top. If
Confessions of a Teacher: I Sing Cheesy Songs- Part 1
Take a G and an E and O, And add a little R-G-E, To a W-A-S-H, I...N...G If you add 2,000 pounds, That makes a ton, So what have you got? You've got a lot!
Human Body Videos for Kids
This post contains affiliate links to products I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Kids LOVE learning about the human body. It's so fascinating! Videos are a great way for them to learn about different body systems and organs. Here is a list of human body videos for kids on YouTube that are a perfect
I am always looking for resources to use in my homeschool. I have found several free printables for the curriculum I am using. One thing I have not found is the phonics charts for special sounds for Abeka. I decided to just make some plain black and white printable phonics charts to help others. Click here (or the pinnable image) for the phonics chart printable. Some other Abeka resources I found are: Blend Ladders Addition Flashcards Alphabet Flashcards Number Concept Cards ABC Bible Memory…
12 Bible Verses to Pray Over Your Homeschool - Mom For All Seasons
It’s that time of year! Fresh reams of paper, spiral-bound notebooks, and packages of pencils with full, perfect erasers have replaced the bottles of sunscreen, pool toys, and beach towels on store shelves. Our beloved summer is drawing to a close. Our bookshelves have been purged of last year’s materials, making way for supplies prepared ... Read More about 12 Bible Verses to Pray Over Your Homeschool
The Magnolia Barn - Cook, Book, Garden
A few posts back, I shared my thoughts on Abeka: First Grade. While I'm starting to get the hang of it and our days are going much smoother, that wasn't always the case. I went in with one idea and was quickly wondering what I had gotten myself into. Long story short, after accumulating all the "optional" materials things improved greatly, but organization was still a huge issue. I began browsing online to see how other homeschooling families organized their Abeka lessons. I simply wanted to…
With affordable Christian homeschool curriculum from Abeka, you’ll get everything you need: from textbooks and videos to lesson plans, digital products & more.
Abeka | Product Information | Large Phonics Teaching Charts
Give your phonics teachings an added boost with these brightly colored phonics charts. These visuals equip you to teach basic vowel and consonant sounds all the way to special sounds. Charts 1-2 and 6-13 come complete with the manuscript example on the front and the cursive formation on the back. Six of the nineteen charts include fun review games with extra practice words for reading application. Recommended in your Curriculum Lesson Plans, these visuals aid your child in the first grade…
USA 50 State Coloring Pages - State History coloring page sheets
Free printable 50 State coloring pages, US States Homeschool learning aids, US State outlines and shapes, about the states