Curriculum, Homeschooling

Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 11-20)

Chapter by Chapter Resources and Links for Story of the World: Volume 1 Chapters 11-20 (Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 11-20)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Magic Tree House Curriculum: Ghost Town at Sundown (Book 10)

(Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Ghost Town at Sundown [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] Choose Ghost Town at Sundown and then click on the book; Download the Cross-curriculum unit. We… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Ghost Town at Sundown (Book 10)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 1-10)

Chapter by Chapter Resources and Links for Story of the World: Volume 1 Chapters 1-10 (Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 1-10)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Magic Tree House Curriculum: Dolphins at Daybreak (Book 9)

(Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Dolphins at Daybreak and MTH Fact Tracker: Dolphins and Sharks – A Nonfiction Companion to Dolphins at Daybreak [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] There are… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Dolphins at Daybreak (Book 9)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Midnight on the Moon (Book 8)

(Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Midnight on the Moon and Magic Tree House Research Guide: Space – A Nonfiction Companion to Midnight on the Moon [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.]… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Midnight on the Moon (Book 8)

Family Life, Homeschooling

Big List of Fire Safety and Prevention Activities

(Updated for 2018 theme) Did you know that October 9th is Fire Prevention Day and the week it falls in is Fire Prevention Week? I can't think of a better time to focus on teaching/reviewing safety and prevention with your kiddos and to help you (and me!) with that, I've scoured the internet for activities,… Continue reading Big List of Fire Safety and Prevention Activities

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Magic Tree House Curriculum: Sunset of the Sabertooth (Book 7)

(Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Sunset of the Sabertooth and MTH Fact Tracker: Sabertooths and the Ice Age – A Nonfiction Companion to Sunset of the Sabertooth (I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Sunset of the Sabertooth (Book 7)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

2015-16 Curriculum (2nd Grade)

(Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Math– All-in-One Homeschool Math 2: This worked well for Cap’n C this past year, so it makes sense to continue with it. The new skills build on previously learned skills using videos, worksheets, and plenty of online games. However, this year… Continue reading 2015-16 Curriculum (2nd Grade)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

2015-16 Curriculum Plan: 8th Grade

8th Grade! Where did the time go? I can't believe this is the last year before my little girl is officially a "high-schooler"! That means this year is a big transition year. We are homeschooling on a very tight budget, so most of these resources are free, but that in no way diminishes the quality.… Continue reading 2015-16 Curriculum Plan: 8th Grade

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Afternoon on the Amazon (Book 6)

(Disclaimer- This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Afternoon on the Amazon and MTH Fact Tracker: Rain Forests - A Nonfiction Companion to Afternoon on the Amazon (I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything) Backpack… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Afternoon on the Amazon (Book 6)

Family Life, Food, Parenting, Printables

Fun with Minions

(Updated 6/30/17 for Despicable Me 3 Release) (Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) I love Minions! I honestly think I am more excited about the Minions Movie than my kids are. Unfortunately, as it seems to happen with most movies, we weren't able to see it the… Continue reading Fun with Minions

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Night of the Ninjas (Book 5)

(Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Night of the Ninjas and MTH Fact Tracker: Ninjas and Samurai- A Nonfiction Companion to Night of the Ninjas (I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything) Backpack Journals… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Night of the Ninjas (Book 5)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Pirates Past Noon (Book 4)

(Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Pirates Past Noon and MTH Fact Tracker: Pirates- A Nonfiction Companion to Pirates Past Noon (I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything) Backpack Journals for Book 4 (Click… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Pirates Past Noon (Book 4)

Family Life, Printables

Summer Bucket List (Free Printable!)

I don't know about you, but I am definitely ready for summer! This year seems to have really taken it out of me. Between moving back stateside from Germany to Montana, the packing and unpacking, getting settled into a new normal, helping my dad move, and still trying to homeschool through all of it, it… Continue reading Summer Bucket List (Free Printable!)

Curriculum, Homeschooling

Magic Tree House Curriculum: Mummies in the Morning (Book 3)

(Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. For more information, please see Disclosure Policy.) Supplies: Magic Tree House  Mummies in the Morning book and MTH Fact Tracker: Mummies and Pyramids- A Nonfiction Companion to Mummies in the Morning (I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything) Backpack Journals… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Mummies in the Morning (Book 3)