DIY creative notebooks for kids

Going places this summer? Do your kiddos like to “collect” mementos from your travels? Start a cheap, easy, creative (& interactive) notebook! It can be as in-depth as your kid wants, and it is a cheap way to store all of the maps, brochures, pictures, thoughts and memories in one spot. Perfect for summer vacations

Week 2: Space & Reading

If you’ve been following along with my “Homemade Summer School” posts, then welcome back and thanks for checking in! Last week was the first week where we talked about landforms and volcanoes. To read how that went, or get ideas of what I did/used you can read that blog post here. It was a blast

Shadows on a Throne by Juliet Dymoke

(affiliate links included) Macbeth’s star is ascending. Successful in battle, ennobled by King Duncan and loved by his fellow thanes and lords, he has every reward he could want – including his longed-for wife Giorsal, the beautiful Lady Macbeth. So what madness makes him long to offer her a crown, to contemplate the unthinkable, to

I LAVA you and other silly jokes…Homemade Summer School Week 1

Ok, so if you missed my intro post, I plan on this being the Hardest Working, Best Summer I’ve Ever Had.  Why? Because I am on summer break, and I’m going to host my own ‘summer school’ for my four-year-old. I decided since I am a teacher, and he is a learner, and we have

Homemade Summer School–an Introduction

Need some ideas for summer projects for the little ones? Feel free to borrow or be inspired from the ideas I’ve found from others, and ones of my own to help you find fun things to do with your kiddos this summer! Follow my Summer Ideas on Pintrest by clicking here. I love teaching, but