Pop Bottle Bird Feeder

pop-bottle-bird-feeder

I found the idea for this neat pop bottle bird feeder in a science kit I am doing with my boys. The project was to recycle a plastic pop bottle by making it into a bird feeder.

Read more on Pop Bottle Bird Feeder…

Pin It

Pin It

Easy Origami for Kids

easy-origami

If you are looking for a fun, educational activity for your children, then you might consider origami. I found this fun book called Easy Origami by John Montroll on Amazon, and my boys have really been having fun with it.

Read more on Easy Origami for Kids…

Pin It

Pin It

The Bean Jar

The Bean Jar

I have been reading a great homeschooling book called Leadership Education: The Phases of Learning by Oliver DeMille. I’ll talk more about that in another post, but I wanted to share a great idea that was in that book that rewards your children for good behavior.

Read more on The Bean Jar…

Pin It

Pin It

Classic Read-a-Loud’s for 7- to 11-Year-Old Boys

books-boys-7-11

Sometimes it’s hard to get young boys to pick up a book to read. One way to encourage young children to read is to read to them. Start a family story time, and in time your boys will want to read great stories like these on their own.

Read more on Classic Read-a-Loud’s for 7- to 11-Year-Old Boys…

Pin It

Pin It

Beginner’s Guide to Homeschooling Kindergarten

homeschooling-kindergarten

This year my youngest son and I have embarked on an adventure together–homeschooling kindergarten. I brought my older two boys home from public school after second grade, so this year is my first year to homeschool kindergarten.

Read more on Beginner’s Guide to Homeschooling Kindergarten…

Pin It

Pin It