Get Ready for Christmas...in September!
Yes, you read that right. I start getting ready for Christmas in September. Here are some ideas of what to do to save yourself some holiday stress.
Senory Play with Snow | Raising A to Z
Here in Canada, we get a lot of snow. But often it’s too cold for us to really get out there and explore it. So, sometimes, we bring the snow into our house instead! A big bin of snow, some scoops and spoons and a towel is really all you need. And it is a…
Homeschool Name Generator | Raising A to Z
This homeschool name generator is here to help you name your homeschool! Click, have fun and see what name pops up for you!
Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies - Hide The Cookie Jar
A festive and delicious recipe to add to your Christmas baking list! Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies are sure to become a family favourite.
6 Steps to Create Any Unit Study for Your Homeschool
Build a unit study for your homeschool in 6 easy steps! Create a Unit Study for any topic using these steps and our PDF unit planner.
Books Under the Tree | Raising A to Z
It's a favorite Christmas advent tradition around our home. We share our favourite holiday books and how we do this great reading traditon!
60 Practical Christmas Gifts for Kids - Hide The Cookie Jar
Rather than a pile of toys, consider giving practical gifts this Christmas. Here are 60 practical gift ideas that kids will love!
All About Homeschool Approaches
With 9 different styles, finding the homeschool approach that's best for your family can be tough. Learn about each approach to find the right one for you!
Tracks: Exploring Animal Tracks and Footprints | Raising A to Z
One of the great things about all the snow we get is that it becomes very easy to see the tracks of the animals in our area. Alexie recently found some rabbit prints and that started a fun little learning adventure. We got a great book from the library about tracks and the animals that…
Educational Kids Shows on Netflix | Raising A to Z
Sometimes you just need to watch a movie. Maybe it’s rainy outside. Maybe the kids are a little under the weather. Maybe you’ve had a busy week and everyone is tired. Or maybe you just really want to watch a show. Well, those are all valid reasons to watch a show. We personally don’t have…
Water, Ice, and Steam: Exploring States of Matter | Raising A to Z
Today, we’re exploring states of matter with water, ice and steam! With all the ice and snow we’ve gotten recently, Alexie has been asking lots of questions about ice. So, we decided to show her how ice, water and steam are all the same thing. This is such a simple experiment to do with kids.…