STEM, Life of Fred, and Music: My Top Picks in the Educents Homeschool Sale

STEM resources for summer learning, plus math and language!

  Summer is a great time to focus on hands-on learning and enrichment activities that might fall by the wayside at other times of the year. Be sure to check out our posts on creative summer learning for more ideas to inspire you: 11 Ways to Connect your Kids with … [Read more...]

Learn about the Frog Life Cycle with Free Printables

Learn about the frog life cycle with free printables and other frog-related learning resources.

  If you're in search of some fun hands-on science learning for your kids this summer, you won't want to miss these free frog life cycle printables and ideas for further frog-related study. There are resources for preschool through middle school here. Frog Life Cycle … [Read more...]

Volcano Science Experiment

Hands-on science experiment for elementary ages. How-to with fun video!

  Have you ever made a volcano science experiment at home with your kids? This is always one of my kids' favorite experiments. I don't know if it's the mess or the dramatic reaction between the ingredients, but we've done this particular experiment at least once a year … [Read more...]

6 Educational Goals for the New Year

6 educational goals you should consider in your homeschool this year!

Do you make New Year's resolutions for your homeschool? Some people bristle at the word "resolutions," but we all know it's important to set some kind of goals to keep us on track. Not only do we get a sense of accomplishment as we work toward them, we teach our kids … [Read more...]

15 Christmas Science Experiments and Activities

Christmas science experiments and activities for kids at The Homeschool Post.

  I know that kids can have trouble concentrating on academics as we approach Christmas. The excitement of counting down the days can be distracting. So why not make Christmas part of the learning? Whether you take a break or keep homeschooling through the holidays, these … [Read more...]