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7 Outdoor Classroom Ideas Homeschoolers Need ASAP

As the weather warms up, weΒ find ourselves moving our homeschool learning outside more and more. We have a great covered back deck that we’ve lined with outdoor curtains. It allows us to stay out there and work even when…

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Why Do We Color Eggs for Easter?

Easter season is upon us and many of us are busy dyeing eggs or planning our Easter festivities. As I was preparing this year, I started to wonder about the history of the Easter egg and why dyeing an…

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Learning About Farm Animals and Farm Food For Kids

I have always considered farming to be an important part of homeschooling. For a while, my kid attended a “farm school” one day each week where she learned more about the process, working on a farm, the food cycle,…

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Earth Day Activities for Kids

Earth Day is celebrated each year on April 22nd (since 1970 — can you believe it?). If you’re looking for some Earth Day lesson plans, as well as fun and creative ways to celebrate the environment, check these out!…