Homeschool-Activities Blog

My homeschool-activities Blog is where I'll post:

  • All our most recent curriculum ideas, resources and activities to help you with hands-on homeschooling.
  • Some reminders of our most enjoyable activities in case you missed them!

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You can also subscribe to my FREE monthly Homeschool Newsletter with activities for all ages based on fascinating themes:

  1. Art
  2. Fun writing ideas
  3. Math
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  5. With freebies, printables and brilliant resources

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Tips For Homeschooling With A Magic Basket Of Ideas To Avoid Burnout

Feeling overwhelmed? Exhausted? Here's a magic basket of ideas full of tips for homeschooling suggested by 2,000 families you can turn to when you need help.

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Best Homeschool Gifts For Christmas

Bewildered trying to find the best homeschool gifts for Christmas? See what 2,000 homeschoolers say their child loves best.

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Make A Dinosaur Model Velociraptor

How to make an awesome dinosaur Velociraptor model from paper mache and bubble wrap. Step by step instructions, paper mache recipe and photos.

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Free Science Newsletter OUT THIS SUNDAY

Come and join us for the best activities to make learning science easy and fun for all ages.

  • Free science lessons
  • The best YouTube videos and TV shows
  • Free E-books
  • Great science experiments
  • Human body for kids
  • The best websites, ideas and projects recommended by 2,000 members of my Courageous Homeschooling Facebook support group

Plus help with not feeling overwhelmed by Christmas shopping with fabulous recommendations for the best presents picked by fellow homeschoolers.

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Fall Crafts For Kids: Activities

Fall crafts for kids with easy and fun art and craft activities. Make leaf prints, set up a nature table, try wax rubbing and make an autumn collage.

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"Just had a look through your monthly newsletter focusing on math. Thanks so much for all the links and ideas. It's brilliant!" ~ Diana      

"Hi....I totally love all your posts and enjoy reading them....the kids love the activities and enjoy them through and through." ~ Bianka

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Please, please, please keep it up, people like you make our home school life so much easier." ~ Kelly

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