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I have been excited for my boys to be old enough to do some easy science projects. There are many fun science activities you can do with preschoolers. It’s hard to know where to start! For our first science project I decided to let my boys watch caterpillars turn into butterflies. They were so excited!…

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Homeschooling kids who don't like to read? Here are some hands-on learning activities that will help inspire your kids who hate to read. Homeschooling kids who don't like to read? Here are some hands-on learning activities that will help inspire your kids who hate to read.

If you are homeschooling a child who hates to read, I feel your pain. I have been struggling against this common homeschooling problem with my three boys for years. I have heard and read lots of advice on how to get children to not hate reading, but we are not there (yet). But what I…

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The Fold 'n Fly paper airplane kit comes with 18 sturdy colored papers and instructions on how to make six different styles of paper airplanes:. The Fold 'n Fly paper airplane kit comes with 18 sturdy colored papers and instructions on how to make six different styles of paper airplanes:.

My boys are always telling me they are bored and don’t have anything to do. It isn’t easy keeping three boys busy all day. For Easter their grandma gave them a paper airplane kit called Fold N Fly Paper Airplanes Kit. It comes with 18 sturdy colored papers and instructions on how to make six…

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Fun preschool activity. How to make your own DIY ant farm. Easy science experiment for preschoolers. Fun preschool activity. How to make your own DIY ant farm. Easy science experiment for preschoolers.

TEACHING OBJECTIVE/BEFORE YOU BEGIN: Before you make an ant farm with your preschooler spend some time observing ants traveling in and out of ant hills in your yard. If you are lucky enough to see the large queen ant, point her out to your child and compare her size to the rest of the ants.…

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The secret to using a bean jar to encourage good behavior in your children. The secret to using a bean jar to encourage good behavior in your children.

I have been reading a great homeschooling book called Leadership Education: The Phases of Learning by Oliver DeMille. I wanted to share a great idea that was in that book that rewards your children for good behavior. It’s called the bean jar. In the book they call it the “Bean-Counter Game”. We are just calling…

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