It was a busy weekend in the garden. We know we are a little late into the season so we are working hard now to get the area ready for planting (i.e cleared of grass, weeds, old tarps, etc…). We went on Saturday hoping for a break in the rain and there was a very SHORT break. We did all we could before we all were soaked and it was just too muddy to continue.Continue reading
Mom and Me: An Art Journal to Share By: Lacy Mucklow and Bethany Robertson is a great way for those that enjoy drawing to connect together. This book is designed for a mother and child to express their feelings through art side by side. Ages six through 15 seems to be the best fit, in my opinion. Continue reading
A is for America Letter Tracing is a book to introduce to children that want or need to practice their handwriting skills. The book goes through the alphabet starting with A and end with Z. The letters to practice are in capital and lowercase format. State facts are given on each letter page so children will not only practice writing but learn fun and interesting geographical facts. Continue reading
DK Readers are a great choice for children ages 4-12 years old. I have children ages 8, 5 1/2, and almost four months old in my home. My two oldest children are benefiting from the educational aspects of the recent 2016 readers available by DK without even realizing it because these are so fun!
As a homeschooling parent, I’m always looking for books my kids are engaged by to incorporate into our curriculum. I’m pleased that many of these titles are working out exceptionally well for our science, history, and nature studies in the upcoming school year.