Book Inspired Activities

My Unicorn Coloring + Counting Book

Kids will enjoy coloring, counting and reading our latest printable, My Unicorn Coloring + Counting Book, now available for download from our online shop! Enjoy 10% off this month, with our discount code "Unicorn10" in celebration of Unicorn Week on the b! https://youtu.be/LwAkfT_obYw It's Unicorn Month on the Blog! We are all about Unicorns on… Continue reading My Unicorn Coloring + Counting Book

Book Inspired Activities, Fine Motor Skills, Play-Dough Kits, Playdough Activities

Cupcake Play Dough Kit with Loose Parts + Read-Aloud

Create beautiful mini cupcakes with your own Cupcake Play Dough Kit! Enjoy it with our read-aloud of "JoJo and Daddy Bake a Cake" by Jane O-Connor! Play-dough kits are super fun and easy to put together. All you need is playdough, homemade, or store-bought, some loose parts, and a good book! Today we have created… Continue reading Cupcake Play Dough Kit with Loose Parts + Read-Aloud

Book Inspired Activities, Fun With Slime

Flower Petal Glitter Slime + Rose’s Garden Read-Aloud

Make this fun and simple, kid-friendly Flower Petal Glitter Slime with some of your flowers from Mother's Day, plus enjoy our newest read-aloud of Rose's Garden, written by Author Peter H. Reynolds! After making Mom's are like Button's Mother's Day Cards and lavender sugar scrubs, plus reading our favorite book for Mother's Day, we were ready… Continue reading Flower Petal Glitter Slime + Rose’s Garden Read-Aloud

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews

Puppy Pickup Day Book Review + Coloring Activity + Giveaway!

Do your kids love puppies? Ours do and we have been reading Puppy Pickup Day by April Cox and Len Smith in our homeschool! This book is fun, colorful and encourages counting! We are so excited to be hosting a Children's Book Giveaway for 1 Signed Copy of this book, with Plushie and coloring book! Keep… Continue reading Puppy Pickup Day Book Review + Coloring Activity + Giveaway!

Rapunzel Yarn Doll
Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Activities, Recycled Art Projects

Rapunzel Yarn Doll Craft Your Kids will Love

Do your kids love Rapunzel? Are you looking for a fun yarn craft? Try our Rapunzel Yarn Doll Craft that your kids will love to make and play with! Making yarn dolls is a tradition that has been around for hundreds of years, and in the Build Your Masterpiece Class, we will be making them… Continue reading Rapunzel Yarn Doll Craft Your Kids will Love

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Activities, Recycled Art Projects

Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project + Free Writing Prompt!

This Valentine's Day, make a beautiful Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project, inspired by the diverse children's book "Love is" by Deedee Cummings. With Valentine's Day soon approaching, I wanted to read "Love is" again, since we recently did a book review for it, and my soon to be 5-year-old was happy to pick it up… Continue reading Heart Tree Mixed-Media Art Project + Free Writing Prompt!

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews

Poo in the Zoo Book Review + Claire’s Glowing Poo Slime

Have you heard of Poo in the Zoo? One of the many books we love from British Author Steve Smallman is called Poo in the Zoo. With its lyrical verse and animal scat imagery, Poo in the Zoo has ignited the joy of reading poetry and learning about animals in my kids! You and your… Continue reading Poo in the Zoo Book Review + Claire’s Glowing Poo Slime

Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews, Play Dough Kits, Playdough Activities, Preschool Activities

Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review

Kids will love learning about the beach with this Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + diverse children's Book "My Trip to the Beach" by Deirdre Pechioni Cummings and Erika Busse. Take a trip to the beach, without leaving the comfort of your home. The diverse children's book "My Trip to the Beach" by Deirdre Pecchioni… Continue reading Coconut Sand Play Dough Kit + “My Trip to the Beach” Book Review

Book Inspired Activities, Hands-On Learning

Counting to 100 with Mini Marshmallows – A Book Inspired Math Activity

Counting to 100 is fun with Mini Marshmallows and the Children's Book Winter Snow Fun by Wendy Dunham and Michal Sparks. Embrace the "snowball fight" with mini marshmallows and counting today! Winter Snow Fun by Wendy Dunham and Michal Sparks has been such a joy to read in our homeschool, and we have found a really… Continue reading Counting to 100 with Mini Marshmallows – A Book Inspired Math Activity

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Activities, Book Inspired Science Projects, Christmas Crafts + Art Projects, Homeschool Science Experiments, Science

Crystal Candy Cane Ornaments – A Book Inspired Art Project

Candy Cane Ornaments made with Crystals? YES! We have created the coolest art/science project that is perfect for the Holiday Season! Let's decorate our Christmas Trees with these fabulous creations... Do your kids love making crystals? How about a crystal candy cane? We have been reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound by Shelby Wild and Yana Popova, and… Continue reading Crystal Candy Cane Ornaments – A Book Inspired Art Project