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Are you looking for some fun and educational St. Patrick’s Day activities? This Irish holiday honors the official patron saint of Ireland. However, the fun traditions of St. Patrick’s Day aren’t limited to Ireland. In fact, St. Patrick’s Day traditions have caught on all over the world! St. Patrick’s Day is now proudly celebrated in […]The post Fun and Educational St. Patrick's Day Activities! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
For our ongoing “Barnyard Treats and Reads” series, we’re sharing a creative way to can transform Nutter Butter cookies (the treats) into one of our favorite farm animals! We’re also giving you suggestions for fun and informative books (featuring the same animal as this week’s treat) to share with your children! What could go better […]The post Llamas: Barnyard Treats and Reads appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Easter is such an important holiday in our home, if not THE most important.? It’s crucial for our children to know and understand why we celebrate this occasion.? It’s not all about the Easter bunny and Easter eggs.? It’s the special time of year when we celebrate our Lord Jesus Christ and what He did […]The post Printable Easter Story Trivia Game appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Easter Egg Dyeing with Shaving Cream? This is the time of year for Easter egg dyeing! My family and I enjoy dyeing eggs, but we usually like to do it in a simple way that everyone can enjoy doing together. Occasionally we’ll decide to go all-out and try something new or complicated (especially now that […]The post Easter Egg Dyeing with Shaving Cream appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Worried About Finishing the School Year? The holidays are long gone, and your homeschool year may be drawing to a close in the next few weeks. Are you excited? Or are you tired or discouraged? Are you wondering if you’re jeopardizing your child’s future by not sending him or her to public or private school? […]The post Worried About Finishing the School Year? appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
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Companion Planting: 10 Herbs That Repel Garden Pests Are you planting a garden with your children this summer? If so, you’ll enjoy learning about 10 herbs that repel garden pests! I’ve homeschooled for many years, and I’ve seen for myself that children usually learn more and enjoy their studies much more when they do hands-on, […]The post Companion Planting: 10 Herbs That Repel Garden Pests appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Marine Biology Camp with Jeannie Fulbright We’re excited to announce our next Homeschool? Enrichment? Adventure? Road? Trip (HEART trip) ? ! We are going to Vero Beach and Sebastian Inlet, Florida, for a marine biology camp with Jeannie Fulbright!? The dates for our trip are September 18-21, 2022. On this trip, we’ll be doing a marine biology camp for the […]The post Marine Biology Camp with Jeannie Fulbright appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Being a mom is hard. But it’s also one of the most rewarding jobs in the world! Homeschooling moms invest so much time and energy into our kids! We make so many sacrifices and pour so much into our children. That’s why today we want to celebrate homeschool moms! We’re sharing an opportunity for homeschool […]The post How to Effectively Cut Off Communication with Your Children appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Math My Kid Loves? We’ve been homeschooling for just over 5 years. Over the 5 years we’ve been homeschooling, we’ve worked hard to work out oodles of kinks! In the process, we have become a fairly eclectic set of homeschoolers We’ve worked out oodles of our kinks and, in the process, learned we’re a fairly […]The post Math My Kid Loves appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
It’s the time of year when we’re thinking about helping special needs kids transition to summer. These tips may be useful for parents of other kids too! My oldest child (now an adult) has autism. For her, transitioning from one season to another (and even from one activity to another) was often a huge source […]The post 8 Tips for Helping Special Needs Kids Transition to Summer appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
The Mother Lode of Father’s Day Ideas Ask a random stranger in early May about plans for Mother’s Day, and he or she can likely give you a full itinerary for the day, including church with Mom, lunch with Mom, flowers for Mom, and gifts for Mom. Ask the same random stranger in mid-June about […]The post The Mother Lode of Father’s Day Ideas appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I love to travel, but I don’t really love packing before the trip. Years ago, I realized that worrying about packing was keeping me from looking forward to my vacation (or mission trip or work trip). That’s when I created my own vacation packing checklist. And I have to admit it’s made a huge difference! […]The post How to Create a Vacation Packing Checklist appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
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Summer Reading Ideas and Information (Updated Yearly) If you’re looking for summer reading ideas, you’ll find lots of them here! I’ve included updated information for this summer, but you’ll also find timeless ideas and activities you can use any summer or even other times of the year. Many bookstores and businesses have stopped having summer […]The post A Collection of Summer Reading Ideas and Information – Updated Yearly appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
We know with the economy is rotten shape and the ability to homeschool whenever, many homeschool moms are looking for ways to help with the family budget by working. Demme Learning is hiring a Sales Representative for Public Schools. Yes the same great Math-U-See curriculum also has a public school segment too! If you have […]The post Demme Learning is Hiring! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
“Free Falling Freedom Towers” 4th of July Game Freedom is precious. It’s important. And it’s often taken for granted. Most of us enjoy freedom without having to sacrifice for it. There are many individuals and families who have made sacrifices to maintain our freedom, though, and there are those who continue to sacrifice for the […]The post “Free Falling Freedom Towers” 4th of July Game appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
10 Reasons to Try Family Reading Reading is something our children will need to do throughout their lives. Because it’s such a necessary part of life, they might as well enjoy it, right? There are lots of reasons why it’s important for our children to become good readers, and there are lots of ways it […]The post 10 Reasons to Try Family Reading appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Simple and Fun DIY Moon Sand Moon sand, also known as “kinetic sand,” has become a major craze over the last few years. Kids love this material’s soft, moldable texture.? But did you know that moon sand is also incredibly easy and inexpensive to make?? This is a simple, fun, and cost-effective DIY recipe for […]The post Simple and Fun DIY Moon Sand appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Homeschooling and Autism: An Unexpected Homeschooling Journey Almost 21 years ago, I began a journey that I didn’t even realize I was embarking upon. All these years later, I know that it’s a good thing I couldn’t see into the future. If I had known all of the trials I would face, I might have […]The post Homeschooling and Autism: An Unexpected Homeschooling Journey appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I was recently thinking about our new homeschool year and making a mental list of the things I need to do to prepare for it.? Then I began to think about the things that didn’t go very well last year and how I can help make this our best homeschooling year yet! I came up […]The post Promises to My Family for Our New Homeschool Year appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
As we begin a new homeschool year (or continue the year for those who homeschool year-round), it can be tempting to feel like we need to be perfect. The truth is, though, that none of us is perfect! Our job as homeschool parents is to simply do the best we can with and for our […]The post Top 10 Homeschool Do’s and Don’ts appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Beach Packing List for Our Marine Biology Camp Whether you are attending our Marine Biology Camp Homeschool Road Trip or going on a field trip to the beach with your family, this beach packing list will help you get prepared! If you’re attending marine biology camp on one of our Homeschool Road Trips, we’ll leave […]The post Beach Packing List for Marine Biology Camp appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Florida Unit Study? If you’re planning a trip to Florida or if you’re joining us on our Homeschool Road Trip to Sebastian Island Inlet in a few weeks, we think you’ll enjoy using this Florida and the Sebastian Island Inlet Unit Study before your trip! You could also use it after your trip as a […]The post Florida Unit Study appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Why Does Tech Education Matter? Preparing Our Kids for the Challenges of Tomorrow There are so many things our children need to know before they graduate from our homeschools. Is tech really one of them?? Why does tech education matter? Is there a good reason to include subjects such as coding, AI, and robotics in […]The post Why Does Tech Education Matter? appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.