Book List, Build Your Masterpiece Class, Curriculum, Novel Study

Book List for Great Britain Unit Study

Take a look at my book list for our Adventures in Great Britain Unit Study, releasing this spring! Read more to grab a 35% off discount code. Did you know that our Adventures in Great Britain have been in the works for over 4 years? I am so excited about the slow release of them… Continue reading Book List for Great Britain Unit Study

Book Reviews, Hygge, Inspiration

“The Magic of Me” by Becky Cummings Book Review

We have enjoyed the children's books that Author Becky Cummings has written, and I was really delighted to be gifted the book “The Magic of Me” by Becky Cummings and we are making our way through it’s pages, and healing lessons for kids and parents to enjoy together. Becky Cummings is an author, teacher and… Continue reading “The Magic of Me” by Becky Cummings Book Review

Book Reviews, Build Your Masterpiece Class

Author Spotlight: A Poodle in Paris by Connie Kaldor

I love children’s books so much, and when I find one to include in the Build Your Masterpiece Class Adventures, I get so excited. That's what happened with the book, “A Poodle in Paris" by Connie Kaldor. I was able to interview her about her creative process, and she offered to share a copy of her… Continue reading Author Spotlight: A Poodle in Paris by Connie Kaldor

Book Inspired Art Projects

Pipe Cleaner Scribble Craft for Kids ~ A Book Inspired Activity

We are creating Pipe Cleaner Scribble Crafts today while reading "I'm Not Just A Scribble" by Diane Alber, and our kids cannot get enough! Crafting with pipe cleaners These little things may have to be one of my kid's favourite art supplies ever, and whenever I set them out on the table, they go bonkers… Continue reading Pipe Cleaner Scribble Craft for Kids ~ A Book Inspired Activity

Book Inspired Recipes, Book Reviews

Rainbow Drop Cake-Cookies ~ A Book Inspired Recipe

We have been reading The Cake That Mack Ate by Rose Robert and Mary Kovalski and have made some delicious Rainbow Drop Cake-Cookies that are perfect for storytime with your kids! These yummy cookies are made with Betty Crocker Rainbow Bit Cake Mix, and are super easy to whip up! Simple yet delicious, they are… Continue reading Rainbow Drop Cake-Cookies ~ A Book Inspired Recipe

Art in the Homeschool, Art Projects, Book Inspired Art Projects, Spring Time Art Projects

Plant a Kiss ~ A Book Inspired Art Project For Kids

Celebrate Spring by Planting a Kiss! It's the first day of spring and we are planting kisses while reading "Plant a Kiss" by Amy Krouse Rosenthal. Anytime, is the perfect time to read the book "Plant a Kiss" by Amy Krause Rothernsal, one of our favorite authors, especially now that Spring has sprung! "Amy Krouse… Continue reading Plant a Kiss ~ A Book Inspired Art Project For Kids

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

Art in the Homeschool, Book Inspired Activities, Book Reviews, Christmas Crafts + Art Projects, Clay Projects

Lace-Imprint Clay Ornaments + Book Review

We have been inspired to create our own Lace-Imprint Christmas Tree Ornaments while reading The Marvelous and Much Loved Christmas Tree by Kelly Grettler and they are Marvelous! Come check out my tutorial for you and your kids to make your own ornaments today:) There is something magical about a Christmas Tree. Every year it… Continue reading Lace-Imprint Clay Ornaments + Book Review

Book Reviews

Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound Book Review + Spotlight

Have you heard of the children's book Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound? This is a brand new release from Author Shelby Wild, illustrated by Yana Popova, and we have been having the best time with this book! With it's beautiful illustrations, to its mix of realism and fantasy, your kids will find something to fall in… Continue reading Scavenger Scout: Rock Hound Book Review + Spotlight

Artist Spotlight, Build Your Masterpiece Class

Artist Spotlight: Julia Inserro + Lucy Smith, Build Your Masterpiece Class, Week 6

This Artist Spotlight is part of the 6th week of the Build Your Masterpiece Class, an Art & Literature-based curriculum plan, where you and your kids will Read, Paint + Cook Your Way Through Europe.  Click here to learn more about Build Your Masterpiece Class which is Scissors & Glue’s Brand New Art & Literature-based curriculum plan for you… Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Julia Inserro + Lucy Smith, Build Your Masterpiece Class, Week 6