Art in the Homeschool, Hands-On Learning, Recycled Art Projects

15 Recycled Art Projects Your Kids Will Love

So you have your recycled items collected, stored, and ready to go. Now what? We recently changed the way we organize our recycling for our kids to use in art projects, and I wanted to share some great ideas for art projects with recycled materials! Having the supplies is one thing, but the ideas to… Continue reading 15 Recycled Art Projects Your Kids Will Love

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

Book Reviews, Hands-On Learning, Recipes

Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake Recipe Inspired by Autumn is for Apple Pie + Free Recipe Book Printable

  We have been reading Autumn is for Apple Pie by Wendy Dunham and Michal Sparks and it has inspired us to make Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake, which is an easy recipe which I was able to make with our 4-year-old. While it was baking we read about kindness and baking with friends. Let me… Continue reading Apple Cinnamon Coffee Cake Recipe Inspired by Autumn is for Apple Pie + Free Recipe Book Printable

Hands-On Learning, Homeschool Science Experiments, Slime

Orange Glitter Slime – Halloween Recipe

We love mixing up slime around here, it seems to happen every month, like clockwork! This month we mixed up a fun Orange Glitter Slime, just in time for the fall season, with Halloween in the air and around the corner. Come and check out this recipe, and see how my 8-year-old can mix this… Continue reading Orange Glitter Slime – Halloween Recipe

Hands-On Learning, Homeschool Science Experiments, Learning Resources

Water Pollution Observation Science Experiment

During our Earth Day Studies, we did a really fun Water Pollution Observation Science Experiment, and the kids loved it! A great hands-on project at any time of the year! Let me share with you what it was like...   Hands-on Learning about Water Science   Learning about our earth is something we love to… Continue reading Water Pollution Observation Science Experiment

Crafts + Art Projects, DIY Projects, Hands-On Learning, Science

Duct Tape Island – Fun Science Projects for Kids

Mythbusters is one of our kids' favorite shows to watch. Once they watched Duct Tape Island, where the Mythbusters were stranded on a Hawaiian Island, with nothing but a pallet of duct tape, they were eager to try to build things out of duct tape! Grab your duct tape, and get ready to build! We looked… Continue reading Duct Tape Island – Fun Science Projects for Kids