Combat summer learning loss with PreK12 Plaza

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This is part of a sponsored collaboration ̊with the PreK12 Plaza. However, all opinions expressed are my own. #PreK12Plaza It’s hard to believe that summer break is soon coming to an end. The smell of campfire s’mores will soon be replaced with the smell of new pencils and crayons.  The beginning of a new school year is usually received with many emotions… excitement, hesitation and even worry. Parents may worry about … [Read more...]

FREE Math Curriculum for a Year – Video Lessons w/ Automatically Graded Worksheets & Tests!

Free Homeschool Math Curriculum

More and more I see moms asking for recommendation for an online based math curriculum. When juggling multiple grade levels, toddlers and babies... online curriculum can become a life saver! Aplustutorsoft.com has a new online program that DOES EVERYTHING for you, including teaching, grading and tracking. The downside to online curriculum is usually the cost. Many find the prices for online curriculum to be a bit … [Read more...]

Six Tips to Prepare Your Child for the New School Year

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This is part of a sponsored collaboration with the PreK12 Plaza. However, all opinions expressed are my own. #PreK12Plaza It's hard to believe that summer break is soon coming to an end. The smell of campfire s'mores will soon be replaced with the smell of new pencils and crayons.  The beginning of a new school year is usually received with many emotions... excitement, hesitation and even worry. There are number of … [Read more...]

NEW Adaptive Placement Test with individualized lesson plans – Giveaway

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Are you concerned that your child may have learning gaps in Math? Identifying and closing those learning gaps has never been easier with with the NEW Adaptive Placement Test with individualized lesson plans  from A+ Interactive Math. A multi-grade level testing that  accurately assesses student skill level. This is the time of year when we are beginning to evaluate the school year and prepare for the coming year, the … [Read more...]

FREE ONLINE HOMESCHOOL KARATE TOURNAMENT

Master Karate Todd Workout

Have you ever wanted your child to get involved with the martial arts but didn’t know how to start or even if they would like it? We have a very special online event happening now through January 31st! The Homeschool Lounge has partnered with Ford Brothers Productions to bring you "MASTER KARATE TODD ONLINE KARATE TOURNAMENT," for children ages 5 to 10. We have some great prizes too! All lessons can be learned with the … [Read more...]

$750 Homeschool Curriculum Funds Giveaway

Homeschool Curriculum Giveaway

The 1st Annual "Last Minute Homeschool Curriculum Funds" Giveaway Welcome friends! We are excited to bring you a giveaway designed to bless homeschooling families with "last minute funds" to use to purchase curriculum in their homeschool. This year is the very first year and we have three amazing prizes! We are giving away $750 in cash prizes to the homeschool community THREE winners will each receive a $250 cash … [Read more...]

A Simple Plan – Family Homeschool Planner

Mardel Homeschool Planning

***We are also giving away a $100 Gift Card for Mardel Christian & Education onThe Homeschool Lounge*** It's that time of year...already. Time to start planning for the coming homeschool year! I like to have planners figured out and filled in early. {I'm a planner} My personal and homeschool planners are something I start searching for at the beginning of the summer. As year round homeschoolers, I like to schedule … [Read more...]

Answers Bible Curriculum for Homeschool {Giveaway}

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Over the summer, we lighten up on formal homeschool lessons and focus more on reading, child led learning, crafts and science. This summer, we also had the opportunity to delve into the Bible with a daily morning Bible study as a family, with the Answers Bible Curriculum from Answers in Genesis. Answers Bible Curriculum is a chronological, 3-year Sunday school / homeschool Bible curriculum that covers the entire … [Read more...]

Re-purpose, Reuse, Recycle with ID

With four growing boys in the house, we try to re-purpose, reuse and recycle as much as we can. We have become pretty creative with ways to reuse our everyday items before we throw them into the garbage.As homeschoolers, the majority of our crafts have come from re-purposed items, such as egg cartons, bottles, cans, boxes and Internation Delight coffee creamer bottles.As much as we love and enjoy our coffee, we love our … [Read more...]

Our Favorite 4th Of July Lessons, Coloring Printables & Worksheets

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Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays, It brings back memories of family cookouts at the lake, tiny town parades and sparklers . I'm thankful for family, friends, love, compassion, freedom, health, and happiness and I'm thankful to live in a country where I am free to enjoy them! Happy Birthday America! Here are a few of the {free} 4th of July lessons, unit studies, printables, coloring pages and worksheets we … [Read more...]