JAM Online Courses

Drawing Bootcamp Online Course from JAM

We are planning on beginning an exciting new course, Drawing Bootcamp with JAM, a website that offers Educational Courses for Kids! Have you heard of JAM? Their online courses are for kids ages 8+. The course subjects they offer range from  Drawing, Machine Inventions,  Building with Lego, Cooking, Minecraft, Drawing Animation, and Music. Best of all, they are …

Free Printable My Jobs to do Today
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Jobs To Do Today – Routine Check List for Kids

Our New FREE Printable is ready for you! Jobs To Do Today Routine Check List for Kids has been a huge hit in our house. The kids enjoy writing their names at the top of the list and checking off their “jobs” when they are done. Using the word Job has actually made them more …

Tricky Words Flash Cards in Minecraft
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How we Homeschool Using Minecraft + Tricky Words Flash Cards

Are you looking for a fun way to do spelling practice? Want to incorporate some fun tech into your lessons? I wanted to share with you how we use our Tricky Words Flash Cards that I created! Up until now, they have stayed in a little basket, and pulled out when we do a lesson, …

Snack Time Storage Solution
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Snack-Time Storage Solution to Promote Independence & Life Skills

  Do you hear that? The sounds of whining and moaning in the distance? No? Oh, I guess it’s just my kids that are constantly crying out with hunger throughout the day! I was in search of a solution, and I think we have found it! Read on to see what it is… Are you …

Fluffy Slime Homeschool Experiem
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Homeschool Science Experiments: Fluffy Slime

We searched and tested out recipes for fluffy slime and found this to be our favorite one! What did we like about it? It was easy to make in small batches. It actually worked and was stretchy, fluffy and awesome! Check out our Favorite YouTube video for making fluffy slime! Gillian is so fun to …

Our Homeschooling Space

Homeschool Organization with Our Student’s Weekly Subject Check List + Reward Charts Printable

Organization + Motivation = Happy Homeschool Days Homeschooling your children comes with many blessings and challenges and after two years of homeschooling 3 kiddos, the challenges seemed to outnumber the blessings and I was finding that keeping up with the housework, chores, meals, and cleaning up after everything was taking over our whole day. When …

Reading Lists for the Year Free Printable
Preschool Activities

Sneak Peak at our September’s Reading Lists for Circle Time

Our September’s Reading lists for our Circle Time has been planned out, thanks to my handy dandy Reading Lists for the Year, which you can get when you subscribe. I wanted to share with you some of the books we have on the list for this month, as I am combining a lot from Augusts’ list …

Novel Study

Reading the Classics : The Trumpet of the Swan at Bedtime with my 2nd Grader

  Bedtime has become really fun lately once we introduced the novel The Trumpet of the Swan! I had never read it before, and every page is just as exciting and new for my daughter as it is for me. It really has a wonderful story line, with subjects that interest my daughter very much. …

All About Our Homeschool Space
Our Homeschooling Space

All About Our New Homeschool Space ~ *Plus my Top 15 Classroom Product Picks

THEN… Last year we had our school space upstairs and built some great routines, but it became very overwhelming for me to be constantly living in a school room. On the days we did not manage to do school, it was always in my view and on my mind. It took some time for me …