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10 Word Games and Coloring Pages for Groundhog...
Groundhog Day Printables - Groundhog Day Wordsearch. Print the Groundhog Day Word Search and find the Groundhog Day related words.
6 Printable Word Games for Black History Month
Black History Month Printables - Famous Firsts Wordsearch. Print the Famous Firsts Word Search and find the Famous Firsts related words.
Free Printable Worksheets, Projects, and Forms
Printable worksheets for your students. Add these free printable worksheets, activity pages and coloring pages to your homeschool day for variety and fun.
Are Homeschool Parents Really Qualified to Teach?
Are homeschooling parents qualified to teach their kids? Three qualities ensure that they are - and teaching degree isn't one of them.
10 Simple Valentine's Day Activities to Do with...
Valentine's Day Printables - Valentine's Day Wordsearch. Print the Valentine's Day Word Search and find the Valentine's Day related words.
Spelling Tricky Words: How to Remember Desert...
Tips for Remembering How to Spell Tricky Words - one 's' or two? Dessert or desert? Here are a couple of clues to help you get it straight.
Mardi Gras Printables
Mardi Gras Printables - Mardi Gras Wordsearch. Print the Mardi Gras Word Search and find the Mardi Gras related words.
Simple Machines Coloring Book
Simple Machines Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Simple Machines Coloring Book.
9 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child About...
World War II Printables - World War II Wordsearch. Print the World War II Word Search and find the World War II related words.
Free Printable Newton's Laws of Motion Word...
Print the Newton's Laws of Motion Word Search and find the Newton's Laws of Motion related words.
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Winter Printables
Winter Printables - Winter Wordsearch. Print the Winter Word Search and find the Winter related words.
11 George Washington Games and Activities for...
George Washington Printables - George Washington Wordsearch. Print the George Washington Word Search and find the George Washington related words.
Science Worksheets and Coloring Pages You Can...
Add these free printable science worksheets and coloring pages to your homeschool day to reinforce science knowledge and for variety and fun.
History Worksheets on Everything from Medieval...
Add these free printable history worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce history knowledge and for variety and fun.
9 Worksheets to Teach Your Child About the...
Solar System Printables - Solar System Wordsearch. Print the Solar System Word Search and find the Solar System related words.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child the...
Dental Health Printables - Dental Health Wordsearch. Print the Dental Health Word Search and find the Dental Health related words.
Check Out These Geography Worksheets on All 50...
Free geography worksheets for your students. Add these free printable geography worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce geography skills and for variety and fun.
Every Day Is a Holiday with This Special...
Celebrate a holiday or special day every day in February. February Fundays Calendar for you with February worksheets, coloring pages, recipes, crafts and more.
Check Out These Health, Safety, and Nutrition...
Free physical education, health, safety and nutrition worksheets for your students. Add these free printable health, safety and nutrition worksheets to your homeschool day for variety and fun.
Homeschooling Fun - Groundhog Day Quiz
How much do you know about Groundhog Day? Learn all about groundhogs and Groundhog Day and then test your Groundhog Knowledge.
13 Abe Lincoln Games and Activities for...
Abraham Lincoln Printables - Abraham Lincoln Wordsearch. Print the Abraham Lincoln Word Search and find the Abraham Lincoln related words.
Lewis and Clark Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Lewis and Clark Printables - Lewis and Clark Wordsearch. Print the Lewis and Clark Word Search and find the Lewis and Clark related words.
Can I Count Blogging for School?!
If you're a homeschool parent wondering if your student's blog or video-sharing site can count for school, learn why the answer is a resounding yes.
10 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Geography Printables - Geography Wordsearch. Print the Geography Word Search and find the Geography related words.
Can You Begin Homeschooling Your Child Mid-Year?
Can I Begin Homeschooling Mid-year? Tips for taking your child out of school.
Spelling Tricky Words
We're all familiar with the "i before e, except after c" spelling rule; but what about the exceptions?
10 Worksheets to Teach Your Child Basic Weather...
Weather Printables - Weather Wordsearch. Print the Weather Word Search and find the Weather related words.
Learn Basic Musical Terms with These 10 Printouts
Music Basics Printables - Music Basics Wordsearch. Print the Music Basics Word Search and find the Music Basics related words.
Earthquake Printables
Earthquake Printables - Earthquake Wordsearch. Print the Earthquake Word Search and find the Earthquake related words.
Newton's Laws of Motion
Learn about Newton's Laws of Motion with these printable pages, games and projects.
Elephant Babies
Unit study on Elephants. A baby elephant is called a calf. It weighs about 250 pounds at birth and stands about three feet tall.
Revolutionary War Printables
Print the Revolutionary War Word Search and find the Revolutionary War related words.
5 Steps to Beginning Homeschooling in North...
Homeschooling in North Carolina is not overly regulated, but there are a few edicts that everyone must follow. This article by Kerry Jones gives you the ins and outs of homeschooling in North Carolina.
Homeschool Record Keeping Forms
Here are the printable forms that I've used in my own homeschooling and in homeschool support groups. These are for your personal use or use in your homeschool support group.
How Some Parents Set Up a Daily Schedule for...
Need help setting up your daily schedule? Homeschoolers generally have a lot of freedom in setting up their schedule, but it sometimes takes a while to find out what works best for your family.
Let's Play Store Kit
Let's Play Store - Pretend Play Kit. Let's Play Store is a fun kit to encourage your kids to pretend play. Kids love to pretend and they love to play Store. These pages are designed to spark creativity and make playing Store fun. Children will practice writing skills, spelling, math, and have a lot of fun.
8 Worksheets That Will Teach Your Child Basic...
Rocks Printables - Rocks Wordsearch. Print the Rocks Word Search and find the Rocks related words.
Civil War Printables
Civil War Printables - Civil War Wordsearch. Print the Civil War Word Search and find the Civil War related words.
Free Math Worksheets for Counting Pennies
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets. Print the worksheet and write the time shown on the clocks.
What You Need to Know Before You Start...
Homeschooling Basics (101) covers ten basic steps to have a successful beginning in homeschooling. Find information on homeschool curriculum, support groups and homeschool laws, record keeping and other beginning resources.
10 Things to Consider Before Deciding to...
Is homeschool for you? Making the decision to homeschool is usually very difficult and not one to be taken lightly. It is a personal decision that I can't make for you, but maybe I can help you think it through. Consider these things in making your decision to homeschool.
Football Printables
Football Printables - Football Wordsearch. Print the Football Word Search and find the Football related words.
Legal Information by State
Assistance in understanding the homeschooling laws and legalities for your state. Find legal information and homeschool support groups for each state.
Volcano Printables
Volcano Printables - Volcano Wordsearch. Print the Volcano Word Search and find the Volcano related words.
Is It Time to Chuck Your Homeschool Curriculum?
Are you or your homeschooled kids struggling with school. Check these 4 clues to know when it's time to change your homeschool curriculum.
Magnets Printables
Print the Magnets Word Search and find the magnet related words.
Presidents of the United States Worksheets and...
Free printable worksheets for your students. Learn about the Presidents of the United States with these free printable Presidents worksheets and coloring pages.
How To Figure a Percentage and Letter Grade of...
A simple how to on figuring a percentage and letter grade of an assignment or test.
5 Reasons You Should Be Reading Bedtime Stories
Even if your child has outgrown picture books doesn't mean he's outgrown bedtime stories. The benefits of bedtime stories extend to kids of all ages.
Print Out This Coloring Book About the Letter...
My A Book - Letter A Coloring Book. Print the pages, color and assemble into a book.
Medieval Times Printables
Medieval Times Printables - Medieval Times Wordsearch. Print the Medieval Times Word Search and find the Medieval Times related words.
Are Homeschooled Kids Prepared for the Real...
A common argument against homeschooling is that it doesn't prepare kids for the real world. For most homeschoolers, this notion is quite inaccurate.
Groundhog Day Activities
February Calendar of special days and holidays. Learn all about Groundhog Day and celebrate with some fun activities.
Find Worksheets for Math, Language Arts, and More
Free math worksheets for your students. Add these free printable math worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce math skills and for variety and fun.
Dental Health: Course of Study - Health and...
Annotated links for the typical course of study to help you cover each topic and check mastery of that skill. Health and Safety - Dental Health.
Let's Play Restaurant Kit
Let's Play Restaurant - Pretend Play Kit. Let's Play Restaurant is a fun kit to encourage your kids to pretend play. Kids love to pretend and they love to play restaurant. These pages are designed to spark creativity and make playing restaurant fun. Children will practice writing skills, spelling, math, and have a lot of fun.
Musical Instruments Printables
Musical Instruments Printables - Musical Instruments Wordsearch. Print the Musical Instruments Word Search and find the Musical Instruments related words.
Andrew Jackson Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Print the Andrew Jackson Word Search and find the words related to the Jackson Administration.
4 Sanity-Saving Life Hacks for Homeschooling...
If homeschooling is stressing you, put these tried-and-true homeschool time-savers and sanity-savers to the test and see if they work for you.
Typical Course of Study with Annotated Links
Typical course of study with annotated links for Preschool to 12th grade. Find help for covering each topic and check mastery of that skill.
Science Report Forms
Print the Science Report Form and fill out as you research your topic of choice.
7 Surprising Facts About Homeschooling
Homeschooling is more mainstream than you think -- but it's still very different from traditional school.
Parts of the Microscope Printables
Parts of the Microscope Printables - Parts of the Microscope Wordsearch. Print the Parts of the Microscope Word Search and find the microscope related words.
Fun Language Arts Worksheets on Vocabulary,...
Free language arts worksheets for your students. Add these free printable language arts worksheets to your homeschool day to reinforce language arts skills and for variety and fun.
Homeschool Teacher Qualifications
Homeschool Teacher Qualifications Beyond the statistics, when someone talks about homeschooling, usually two points come up. The first is whether the parent is qualified to teach their child, and the second and possibly biggest question to homeschoolers everywhere is about socialization. Page 3.
Help for the Weary Homeschool Mom (or Dad)
Burnout is one of the homeschool challenges that affect homeschool teachers. Parents need to take time to focus on themselves to remain effective.
Louisiana Printables
Louisiana Printables - Louisiana Wordsearch. Print the Louisiana Word Search and find the Louisiana related words.
China Printables
China Printables - China Wordsearch. Print the China Word Search and find the China related words.
Texas Printables
Texas Printables - Texas Wordsearch. Print the Texas Word Search and find the Texas related words.
Florida Printables
Florida Printables - Florida Wordsearch. Print the Florida Word Search and find the Florida related words.
Simple Machines Printables
Simple Machines Printables - Simple Machines Wordsearch. Print the Simple Machines Word Search and find the Simple Machines related words.
Free Printable Titanic Worksheets and Coloring...
Print the Titanic Word Search and find the Titanic related words. Learn more about the unsinkable Titanic with these printable worksheets and coloring pages.
Basketball Printables
Basketball Printables - Basketball Wordsearch. Print the Basketball Word Search and find the Basketball related words.
5 Handwriting Worksheets for Every Letter of...
Handwriting worksheets for each letter. There are 5 different printable pages for 2 styles of writing. The first five are Zaner Bloser style, the next five are D'Nealian style. Print the handwriting worksheets, write the letters and color the pictures.
8 Printout Activities for Martin Luther King Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Printables - Martin Luther King, Jr. Wordsearch. Print the Martin Luther King, Jr. Word Search and find the Martin Luther King, Jr. related words.
Newspaper Printables
Newspaper Printables - Newspaper Wordsearch. Print the Newspaper Word Search and find the Newspaper related words.
9 Creative Ideas for Teaching a Child to Tell...
Here are creative ideas for teaching children how to tell time. Judy clocks are a good tool to use, but homeschoolers offer other ideas.
Pioneer Life Printables
Pioneer Life Printables - Pioneer Life Wordsearch. Print the Pioneer Life Word Search and find the Pioneer Life related words.
Homeschool Curriculum Guide - Phonics Programs
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Back to School Printables
Back to School Printables for you as you get started back to school.
Presidential Election Printables
Presidential Election Printables - Presidential Election Wordsearch. Print the Presidential Election Word Search and find the Presidential Election related words.
10 Activities That Will Teach Your Child to...
There are 5 different pages for 2 styles of writing. The first five are Zaner Bloser style, the next five are D'Nealian style.
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets
Math Worksheets - Money Worksheets. Print the worksheet, count the coins and write the total on the line.
Winter Olympics Coloring Book
Winter Olympics Coloring Book - print the pictures and bind together to make a Winter Olympics Coloring Book.
Eat Your Vegetables Printables
Eat Your Vegetables Printables - Eat Your Vegetables Wordsearch. Print the Eat Your Vegetables Word Search and find the Vegetable related words.
How to Learn Your ABCs with Crayons
Make the alphabet coloring pages to make a coloring book for each letter of the alphabet. Each letter has a cover page and 9 alphabet coloring pages. Print the alphabet coloring pages and bind together to make each book.
Fairy Tales Printables
Fairy Tales Printables - Fairy Tales Wordsearch. Print the Fairy Tales Word Search and find the Fairy Tales related words.
Mexico Printables
Mexico Printables - Mexico Wordsearch. Print the Mexico Word Search and find the Mexico related words.
Japan Printables
Japan Printables - Japan Wordsearch. Print the Japan Word Search and find the Japan related words.
Kids Surveys
Would you like to take a survey? Well, actually, would your kids like to take a survey? Or make their own survey? What's their favorite Disney Princess, Star Wars character, Wiggles character, or...they can come up with their own survey.
California Printables
California Printables - California Missions Wordsearch. Print the California Missions Word Search and find the California Missions.
Typical Course of Study
Annotated links for the typical course of study for 9th Grade Science to help you cover each topic and check mastery of that skill.
State Information - State Unit Studies
State Information Form for State Unit Studies.
Native Americans of North America Printables
Native Americans of North America Printables - Native American Wordsearch. Print the Native American Word Search and find the Native Americans related words.
Do I Need to Buy a Curriculum?
Find alternatives to traditional (and often expensive) homeschool curriculum and custom-design your child's learning experience.
6 Dr. Seuss Activities You Can Print Out
Theodor Seuss Geisel Printables - Theodor Seuss Geisel Wordsearch. Print the Theodor Seuss Geisel Word Search and find the Seuss related words.
10 Math Worksheets to Help Your Child Tell Time
Math Worksheets - Telling Time to the Half Hour. Print the worksheet and write the time shown on the clocks.
6 Simple Steps to Help You Start Homeschooling...
The school year is well underway and you're dissatisfied. You're wondering how to start homeschooling mid-year. Try these 6 tips!
Benjamin Franklin Printables
Benjamin Franklin Printables - Benjamin Franklin Wordsearch. Print the Benjamin Franklin Word Search and find the Benjamin Franklin related words.
My Kindergarten Portfolio
My Kindergarten Portfolio - My Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page. Print the Kindergarten Portfolio Cover Page, color and add to portfolio.
Iowa Printables
Iowa Printables - Iowa Wordsearch. Print the Iowa Word Search and find the Iowa related words.
Math Worksheets - Learning Math Facts
Math Worksheets - Learning Math Facts. Print the worksheet and study the facts.
State Unit Studies
State Unit Studies to learn the geography and facts about each state.
Homeschooling Kindergarten
Tips and suggestions for homeschooling your kindergartener. It should be a fun time.
Fire Prevention Printables
Fire Prevention Printables - Fire Prevention Wordsearch. Print the Fire Prevention Word Search and find the Fire Prevention related words.
10 Reasons Homeschooling's Not Such a Bad Idea
The reasons why people choose to homeschool go way beyond their opinion of traditional school options.
Barack Obama Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Barack Obama Printables - Woodrow Wilson Wordsearch. Print the Barack Obama Word Search and find the words related to the Obama Administration.
Women's History Month Printables
Women's History Month Printables - Famous Firsts Wordsearch. Print the Famous Firsts Word Search and find the Famous Firsts related words.
Iditarod Printables
Iditarod Printables - Iditarod Wordsearch. Print the Iditarod Word Search and find the Iditarod related words.
Dinosaur Printables
Dinosaur Printables - Dinosaur Wordsearch. Print the Dinosaur Word Search and find the Dinosaur related words.
Help your child learn math with these fun...
Help your child learn math with these fun activities.
South America Printables
South America Printables - South America Wordsearch. Print the South America Word Search and find the South America countries.
Texas State Unit Study - Geography, State...
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Texas.
Printable Biography Lesson Plan
Printable Biography Lesson Plan - Print the Biography Assignment Page and make note of the due dates of the rough draft and the final paper.
Valentines Day Tea
Valentines Day is a great time to have a tea party. Plan a fun Valentines Day Tea Party with these ideas and recipes.
Birds Printables
Birds Printables - Birds Wordsearch. Print the Birds Word Search and find the Birds related words.
Florida State Unit Study - Geography, State...
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Florida.
Our Homeschool Schedule
Our Homeschool Schedule - Kindergarten Schedule. We officially homeschool my 6 year old son. Our learning weeks run from Friday through Tuesday, as I work Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Trains Printables
Trains Printables - Trains Wordsearch. Print the Trains Word Search and find the Trains related words.
About Me and My Family
About Me and My Family - story by Timothy. Timothy is my 7 year old grandson. I had him test out the Kidspiration program for me. He loved the program.
Homeschool Classifieds
As you consider your purchases for your homeschool books and supplies, visit these sites for homeschool classified ads to find used items at a savings. Post your own ads to sell your items you are no longer using, or post a wanted ad listing the items you are looking for. These sites are all free to post your ads.
Passover Printables
Passover Printables - Passover Wordsearch. Print the Passover Word Search and find the Passover related words.
9 Creative Ideas for Teaching Kids About Money
Teaching money is the perfect candidate for hands-on learning. Get out the real thing, use play money, or even make your own, but the more realistic the better.
Chocolate Printables
Chocolate Printables - Chocolate Wordsearch. Print the Chocolate Word Search and find the Chocolate related words.
State Unit Study Forms
These State Unit Studies were created to help students learn the geography of the United States and learn factual information about every state. Complete the units and create a United States notebook. Print the United States map and color each state as you study it. Keep the map at the front of your notebook for use with each state.
Pennsylvania Firsts Printables
Pennsylvania Firsts Printables - Pennsylvania Firsts Wordsearch. Print the Pennsylvania Firsts Word Search and find the Pennsylvania Firsts related words.
Missouri Printables
Missouri Printables - Missouri Wordsearch. Print the Missouri Word Search and find the Missouri related words.
Volleyball Printables
Volleyball Printables - Volleyball Wordsearch. Print the Volleyball Word Search and find the Volleyball related words.
Parts of Speech Printables
Parts of Speech Printables - Parts of Speech Wordsearch. Print the Parts of Speech Word Search and find the Parts of Speech related words.
How to Dry Flowers
An easy step by step method for drying flowers. A great how-to project for all ages.
Thomas Jefferson Worksheets and Coloring Pages
Thomas Jefferson Printables - Thomas Jefferson Wordsearch. Print the Thomas Jefferson Word Search and find the words related to the Jefferson Administration.
North Carolina Printables
North Carolina Printables - North Carolina Wordsearch. Print the North Carolina Word Search and find the North Carolina related words.
Tennessee State Unit Study - Geography, State...
State Unit Study to learn the geography, state symbols and facts about Tennessee.
Paul Bunyan Printables
Paul Bunyan Printables - Paul Bunyan Wordsearch. Print the Paul Bunyan Word Search and find the Paul Bunyan related words.
Autism Awareness Printables
Autism Awareness Printables - Autism Awareness Wordsearch. Print the Autism Awareness Word Search and find the Autism Awareness related words.
Typical Course of Study - 7th Grade
Annotated course of study for 7th Grade. Find links to sites to help you cover the material and/or check mastery of 7th Grade skills.
Homeschool in the USA - State Information
Homeschooling information by state. Find legal information and support groups for each state.

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