5 Regions of the U.S.A. Co-Op Class

Tactile map learning with Play-Doh

I taught a 50 states/Regions of the U.S. co-op class for K-2nd this past year. I've had several requests to share what I did each week. I'll be honest--- I'm a pretty good organized wing-it teacher :) I started off with a solid lesson plan but that kind of dropped off the scene about half-way through the year.  I'll share my tricks of the trade and what I did so that maybe you can glean a thing or two in order to teach your own class! I originally planned this to be a 12 week class but it ended up covering both co-op sessions in order to fit a teaching need. :) In every class … [Read More...]

May Printable Quote Coloring Page

May 2015 Quote

Awhile back I started a teen quote coloring series. My goal at the time was to post a new monthly quote, but that has not happened on a regular basis. This month though, we have a new one in the series! "It always seems impossible until it is … [Read More...]

All About Hummingbirds

All About Hummingbirds

Did you know that there are over 300 species of hummingbirds? These tiny, powerful creatures are fascinating to watch! Last year we did a hummingbird nature study. We enjoyed learning about these tiny creatures! Make a Hummingbird Feeder One of … [Read More...]

Printable Robot Coloring & Activity Pack

Robot Coloring Book from SpellOutloud

Two years ago I knew very little about robotics. While I still don't know much, I do know a bunch of high school students who do! Two years ago I decided to become a mentor with our local FIRST robotics team, Team 1720 the PhyXTGears. I work with the … [Read More...]

Learning About Seeds: Free Printable Seed Journal & Activities

Learning About Seeds

It's spring! One of our favorite spring-time activities is to plant seeds! I've teamed up with Lauren from Mama's Learning Corner to create free seed printables for toddlers through elementary ages! Learning About Seeds: Toddler & Preschool … [Read More...]

Free Psalm 119 coloring & Resurrection Family Resource

Sense of the Resurrection

OhAmanda has been busy!  I was thrilled to be able to contribute to her #endbiblepoverty campaign. She is challenging her children to memorize Psalm 119:9-16 and to help them, she has free Psalm 119 coloring pages that go along with each of the … [Read More...]