Science

Creation Expo Ticket Giveaway

Announcing the first ever Ultimate Creation Expo from the same folks who bring us The Ultimate Homeschool Expo, The Ultimate Special Needs Expo and more! You know how great their other expos are so this one is bound to be just as amazing and full of great info as well as TONS of door prizes! […]

Sid the Science Kid Discovery Day

When I was a home childcare provider, we watched Sid the Science Kid every morning on PBS and the kids loved it! My youngest, who was about 8 when we first started watching it, had me record it just in case he missed something important!  HA HA He loved the way that Sid and his […]

Dolphin Study

We decided to participate in the first Homeschool Movie Day on September 23rd and joined many homeschoolers across the nation to see Dolphin Tale. I like to use movies as a rewarding ending to a topic of study we have done so I found some fun stuff online to teach my kids about dolphins and specifically […]

Free Butterfly Lapbook

Head on over to CurrClick and download your free Butterfly Lapbook from In the Hands of a Child.  Thank you Money Saving Mom for posting the info on Facebook today!

Coon Creek Members’ Day

If you are a member of the Pink Palace, they have a special dig coming up at Coon Creek.  Click on the image for more information on the event and on how to become a member.

Flower Pots

This week we are taking a little break from our normal curriculum and learning about gardening.   Today we painted flower pots which we will use to plant seeds in and watch them grow into flowers. When we finish the whole unit, I will post the list of books & websites we used  but until […]

Game Time at Bright Ideas Press

Check out this contest on the Bright Ideas Press website.  You have the opportunity to win a copy of Christian Kids Explore Biology.  What are you waiting for?  Get over there and play!

ISS Sighting

Sunday night my family watched as the International Space Station flew over our house.   Afterwards, my youngest wanted to see what it looked like, what they do in it, where it was going…etc.  He was very interested in it obviously.  My husband pulled up the NASA website and showed him pics, videos and tons […]

Fall Art

Inspired by Erica at Heart of the Matter, we decided to go outside and collect leaves and make artwork out of them.  I knew the little girls would enjoy this but I didn’t realize how much the big kids would too. They got pretty creative! http://w78.photobucket.com/pbwidget.swf?pbwurl=http%3A%2F%2Fw78.photobucket.com%2Falbums%2Fj89%2Ftntoymom%2FFallLeaves%2F11914dfc.pbw Of course I wanted to make it into more […]