Our 25 Days of Christmas Countdown
This mom uses things she already owns, and combines them into a daily family tradition. "Each day we will read a Christmas book, watch a Christmas movie, make a fun craft or do a fun Christmas activity, and eat a yummy treat."
This mom thinks about what they would be doing to prepare for the holidays, and presents them as special holiday activities in an advent calendar. "Instead of gifts and goodies, I printed little cards for the advent pockets. Each one lists something we can do together each day."
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Random Acts of Christmas Kindness
This mom focuses on serving others with Random Acts of Christmas Kindness (RACK). "I made the Christmas season about loving others and in the process, sharing God's love for others, by performing one RACK each day of Advent." She shares some great ideas here.
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Christmas Ideas on Pinterest
For more great Christmas ideas, check out my Pinterest Board.
Pinterest.com/HomeScholar Holidays Christmas and Winter
Recipes, ornaments, crafts, gifts, stocking stuffers & more!
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Parents worry about homeschooling and socialization. Neighbors wonder if homeschoolers are weird. And kids just want to find friends. Here is what you need to know about homeschooling and socialization.
Socialization is an activity you do - mixing socially with others - and a process of learning how to behave in a way that's acceptable to society as a whole.
Socialization is not about a group of kids all the same age always being together. True socialization doesn't happen in a bubble and is about people of ALL ages interacting with one another. When kids are feeling alone, then getting out into the world can provide the socialization they are craving.
Homeschool socialization. That seems to be
Facing high school?
You can anticipate fall with excitement and enthusiasm! I have planned a wonderful "Gear Up for High School" Event, September 9-13, for extra motivation. This special week-long event will calm your fears and empower you to tackle the upcoming school year.
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When children have reached the point of reading and writing well, working on vocabulary development can change from previous years. I have a variety of ideas for high school vocabulary development that can help you with your teenagers. You can read through them, and see if you can find suggestions that will help you with your child, in your unique