Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Another great resource site!

You know I can't resist a great free lapbooking resource as I was looking for 4th of july minibooks and such I came across - The Homeschool Mom ....ENJOY!!

4TH of July!

Happy Independance Day!! (ok I'm a few days early...lol....) We will be focusing a bit more in-depth on US Government this coming year, so while I was looking for cool things to do with the boys this weekend I found some other fantastic resources!

http://www.homeschoolforfree.net/

http://www.homeschoolhelperonline.com/lapbooks/pennsylvania.htm

http://www.currclick.com/product_info.php?products_id=24350&it=1

http://www.currclick.com/product_info.php?products_id=37985&it=1

http://www.calvarywilliamsport.com/Independence-day-coloring.html

http://homeschoolblogger.com/joyfulschool/694641/

http://homeschoolblogger.com/joyfulschool/705207/

http://stamphenge.wordpress.com/minibooks/

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Saturday, June 19, 2010

Consonant Blends & Phonics

We are working on consonant blends with my youngest, Xman. There are a few free lapbooks available online -

Homeschool Helper - Phonics Lapbook 1
Scribd - My Consonants Lapbook
Lapbook Lessons - Phonics Lapbooks

Games

I recently was asked about educational games. For the child who doesn't enjoy books or worksheets how can you get them to learn in fun ways? There are 2 web sites I highly recommend:

  • Time4Learning.com, it's fantastic for the younger croud - all the lessons are set up like cartoon interactive games on the computer, and it's only like $20/month.
  • There is also LearningPlanet.com which is similar to time4learning and it costs $39.95/year.

 
Otherwise some of the great free websites I've used are as follows: