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We hope you enjoyed the CTC Math Facebook party! To get the freebies that were mentioned at the party, please click the link below. CLICK THIS LINK TO GET YOUR FREE PRINTABLES! We hope you enjoyed the CTC Math Facebook party! To get the freebies that were mentioned at the party, […]The post CTC Math Party Freebies appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
THE Most Beautiful Homeschool Magazine is $7 off Offer details: At Homeschooling Today, they’re growing a movement of families who are choosing to homeschool boldly. To homeschool boldly is to take control of your children’s education while nurturing family relationships. It’s choosing courage over fear and doing what’s best for you and your kids. It’s […]The post DEAL ALERT: THE Most Beautiful Homeschool Magazine is $7 off appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
St. Patrick’s Day is coming up soon! 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 many countries, such as the […]The post Fun and Educational St. Patrick's Day Activities! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Are you ready for Yes Day?! Did you hear about the new movie called Yes Day? I got to preview it with my family recently, and we loved it! Even though I do enjoy a good laugh, I don’t usually (literally) laugh out loud very much. While I was watching this movie, though, I think […]The post Celebrate Yes with Us! Freebies and Giveaway! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
How to Make a Clay Cell Model One of my son’s favorite homeschool memories was of creating his own clay cell model! For those of us who grew up in the days of read-about-a-cell-in-the-textbook-and-take-a-test-on-the-parts-of-the-cell, it can sometimes be difficult to remember that there are lots of fun ways to study all kinds of topics! We […]The post How to Make a Clay Cell Model appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Don’t you love finding new ways to celebrate holidays? We thought you would because we love it too! Here you’ll find a collection of ideas and activities we’ve gathered from our own sites and from some of our blogging friends. We truly do hope you are inspired to try one (or several!) of these activities […]The post A Collection of Easter Ideas and Activities appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Are your kids going stir crazy at home? While people in some areas are beginning to be able to get out a little more, others are not. Or maybe you have a child (or yourself!) who has a medical condition that requires you to stay home and away from any potential danger of getting sick. […]The post 5 Virtual Playdate Ideas to Keep Kids Entertained and Engaged While Home appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Two great things about teens are their fearlessness and their energy! (Well, ok, their energy once we’re able to pry them out of bed in the morning!) These two characteristics may be the very ones that cause them to get into so much trouble, too. So how about channeling that fearlessness and extra energy in […]The post YouTube 4 Teens Course (for Fun or Income!) appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
There are so many ways of homeschooling our children! Some parents and children love working closely with each other while using hands-on activities, textbooks, printables, or living books. These parents may be able to spend the majority of their children’s school hours supervising or even directly working with their children. Other students enjoy being more […]The post Teaching Over the Internet: It Can Be Done! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
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? Are you worried about finishing (or […]The post Worried About Finishing the School Year? appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Jim Hodges is Giving us my FAVORITE Henty Audio Book for FREE! Number of stars: 5 out of 5. This exciting story is set in 1250 B.C. Egypt, and covers the oldest time period of any of the George Alfred Henty historically accurate adventure novels. In it, young readers will learn much about the domestic […]The post DEAL ALERT: Jim Hodges is Giving us my FAVORITE Henty Audio Book for FREE! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Dear Burned Out Homeschool Mom, Are you having a hard day today? A hard week? Feeling exhausted? Frustrated? Ready to give up? Ready to ship your little sweeties off on the next big yellow bus that passes your house so you can take a break? I understand! I’ve been there too. NOTE: Please read all […]The post Dear Burned Out Homeschool Mom appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Sandals are 50% off! Number of stars: 5 out of 5. Another entrepreneur mom is clearing out inventory and is offering it to our community at 50% off! These sandals are adorable… Use the code: fifty To get your discount. CLICK HERE to grab this deal Thank you for supporting Hip Homeschool Moms. Below are […]The post DEAL ALERT: Sandals are 50% off! appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
It never takes long for summer boredom to set in. Most years it seems we barely close the books for the school year, and I’m already hearing things like, “I’m so bored,” and, “There’s nothing to do!” If I turn off the videos and say no to the gaming, it’s even worse! Sometimes I want […]The post 25 Educational and Outdoor Summer Boredom Busters appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Most of us love finding ways to encourage our kids to get outside and enjoy nature! I’ve always looked for ways to help my children learn and explore outdoors whether we lived in a big city, an apartment complex, or in the woods in the country. While free observation and exploration are educational and enjoyable, […]The post How to Use Julia Rothman’s Nature Anatomy in Your Homeschool appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Many children have trouble making the transition from the school year to summer vacation. The same can be (and often is) true of transitioning from summer back to school in the fall. My oldest child (now an adult) has autism. For her, transitioning from one season to another (and even from one activity to another) […]The post 8 Tips for Helping Special Needs Kids Transition from School Year to Summer appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
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 plans for Father’s Day, and you’ll probably […]The post The Mother Lode of Father’s Day Ideas 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.
Math. Most people either love it or…well…don’t love it. 😉 But it’s a necessary subject, and it’s one most students can learn to love if you find the right curriculum. Math was my best subject in school, and it’s been very difficult teaching it to my teenage daughter since it’s a subject she doesn’t love […]The post Take the Stress Out of Math for All Ages and Grade Levels appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Are you and your family planning a beach trip this summer? Or are you reminiscing about your last beach vacation or planning one for one next summer? A beach vacation is a perfect way to spend quality time together and make some wonderful memories that will last for years. Having fun together, whether it’s in […]The post Beach Bingo! (FREE Printable) appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
A while back, we posted an article about figuring out if you need to teach your child how to study It’s funny, because at first glance this one may seem like a given–“Of course!” After all, as homeschool parents we are right there with our children, teaching them every subject and walking them through the […]The post Helping Your Children Develop Good Study Skills appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Want to make your back-to-homeschool time special but you’re feeling overwhelmed? No worries! Use these 5 fantastic tips to enjoy a relaxed back-to-homeschool time! If you feel like you’re a jumbled mess of nerves when it comes to getting back into the groove, you’re not alone! Most likely, you’ve spent a lot of time researching and […]The post 5 Fantastic Tips to Enjoy a Relaxed Back-to-Homeschool Time appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Spelling Success with All About Spelling Our Personal Story Regarding Reading and Spelling We are all interested in something. Some of you may even be gifted in some areas. Maybe you can sew beautifully or cook better than your grandma. Maybe you have a green thumb. (If so, I’m jealous!) One of my kids has […]The post Spelling Success with All About Spelling appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
I remember years ago when I still had four kids at home how we dreaded the time change every year (well, twice a year)! When the time changed, a regular question for the next few weeks was, “Are you guys back on schedule after the time change?” And my typical reply was, “Yes!” Because I […]The post Small Goals and Baby Steps appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.
Now that fall is here, celebrate by going outside to enjoy the weather and by making hot apple cider! Here are some ways to celebrate in your homeschool, too, with these easy fall unit study ideas! I love to celebrate our constantly changing world by creating unit studies surrounding the current season. This has the […]The post Easy Fall Unit Studies for Homeschoolers appeared first on Hip Homeschool Moms.