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SciGirls TV

My girls think science is cool and I totally agree!  PBS has this cool show called SciGirls TV that features real girls and this is the 3rd season.  These are girls that are into science, technology, engineering and math, and STEM.  Science relates to everything!  I even go over science in Roller Derby with my kids.  As a homeschooler I am always looking…

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Disneynature Bears Activities!

Disneynature’s Bears is now out on Blu-ray Combo Pack! Below you will find 12 pages of downloadable Bears activities! Learn about how people can safely live in proximity to bears, learn about different bear tracks and how to safely visit bear country! Share This Post01010

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Build Your Bundle, The Homeschool Edition! Check it Out!

The first ever “Build Your Bundle” – Homeschool Edition sale is here! For one week only (July 21-28) save up to 92% on bestselling homeschooling products, including MANY on Cathy Duffy’s Top 100 list! The bundles are AMAZING, including products such as Learning Language Arts Through Literature, A Child’s Geography, Character Concepts, Picture Smart Bible, Math Mammoth, and more! There…

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Homeschool Kids Have Prom!

Every time someone finds out that the girls homeschool, the first thing they ask me is “What about socialization?” or “What about sports?” sometimes even “What about Prom?”!  Seriously, my girls do not live in a bubble! My kids are well socialized!  I do have one very shy girl, but that has nothing to do with homeschooling.  My girls can…

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5 Ways to Take Science Outside

Scientific activities are great ways for kids to build analytical and creative thinking skills, and the great outdoors offers all kinds of opportunities when it comes to children’s science. Making predictions, testing out hypotheses and experimenting with ideas and objects all stimulate natural curiosity, leading children to a better understanding of both the scientific method and the world around them. As spring approaches and warmer…

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Around the World Game

Education is best when it is fun!  I have said it time and time again.  If you make it fun, they will learn.  Very few people actually like to sit down and read a text book.  So dry, so boring, such a waste of time!  We are homeschoolers and we choose to keep education natural and fun.  Thankfully there are…

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GEODice, Games for Education! #Homeschool

As you know, we are a homeschool family and lean strongly towards unschooling.  We are always looking for fun ways to learn.  Games are a great tool for home education, as well as a great tool for expanding on public education. As I have said a million times before, if you make it fun they will be more willing and…

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Curriki Online Geometry Course Free to Teachers & Students

AT&T Funds Interactive Course for Geometry that is free for teachers and students.  You can read the full release here. The online Curriki Geometry course will be available in September 2013. To participate in the beta launch, sign up today http://link.curriki.org/PBL-Geometry-Signup and we’ll notify participants when the course is available. About Curriki A non-profit organization, Curriki is the leading K-12 global community…

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