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:

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  2. Fun writing ideas
  3. Math
  4. The Rainforest
  5. With freebies, printables and brilliant resources

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Make Your Own Board Game For Kids

Make your own board game for free and learn homeschool math along the way! Kids love inventing their own games to play.

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Fabulous Free Ocean Resources Newsletter Out This Sunday

Come and join us for Ocean activities for a fabulous Unit Study to make learning fun for all ages.

  • Free Ocean Action Pack
  • Free lesson plans
  • Make an Ocean diorama
  • The best free games, screensavers and apps
  • Great websites
  • Paint a seashell and bake sand dollar cookies
  • Visit a virtual ocean

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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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Homeschool Science: Rainforest for Kids Activities

Enjoy homeschool science in the rainforest! Free Rainforest for Kids Action Pack with animal resources and activities.

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Space For Kids: Best Websites, Activities And Games

Space for kids has a free planet printable, lapbook ideas, model probe and solar system, the best websites, games and activities.

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