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Free Online Educational Games for Early Learning

Our family is definitely an electronic one! We have been using the LeapFrop learning systems for years. We have been through the Leapster TV, ClickStart, every handheld system, including the newest LeapPad GS, and have several Tag readers. Like many kids, our kids learn to use the computer as they are learning to walk...
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125 Top Homeschool Freebies of 2012 | Free Homeschool Deals ©

125 Top Homeschool Freebies of 2012 | Free Homeschool Deals ©

Homeschooling 5 kids can very easily become expensive. I recently came across Free Homeschool Deals and quickly discovered she always has so much great information. Today she has a great post that you have to check out!  125 Top Homeschool Freebies of 2012 | Free Homeschool Deals ©.
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Free Wall-e Coloring and Activity Pages

My kids love Wall-e: Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-Class. Wall-e is considered a classic at The Nut House, for years that was all my oldest son talked about…all day long, every day, for months and months. He never seemed to tire of Wall-e. Wing Nut has passed on that wonderful obsession to his younger...
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Thankful Thursday and Homeschool Lessons Hawaiian Islands Formation

It is weeks like this that I have an extra big appreciation for my ability to homeschool my kids. We started out with a few kids being sick over the weekend and before I knew it all 5 of my kids and I were sick. I wouldn’t call it the flu, but it has...
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Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday at The Nut House

It has been too long since I have shared my Thanks with Y’all. I will admit, life has been hard for me over the past year. My father passed away a year ago December 4th, Wee Nut needed another Heart surgery that were weren’t planning on so soon after his Fontan. My kids are...
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Reasons Why I Homeschool – My Five Nuts – Four Boys and One Little Girl

Reasons Why I Homeschool – My Five Nuts – Four Boys and One Little Girl

From the moment I knew I was pregnant, I knew I was going to Homeschool my children. By the time my oldest children were school age, I wasn’t ready and sent them to Montessori School first, and then to public school. Making the choice to send my kids to public school was one that...
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Kindle Kids Daily Deal: Tales from the Odyssey Part I 12/4 Only!

Kindle Kids Daily Deal: Tales from the Odyssey Part I 12/4 Only!

Kindle Kids Daily Deal: Tales from the Odyssey Part I We Love the Magic Tree House books by Mary Pope Osborne! So many of the new fun gadgets come with eReaders and if they don’t Kindle has free apps for most of them. We can load several books on to our gadgets and when...
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Homeschool Curriculum Reviews from CurrClick

These are the latest Homeschool Curriculum Reviews from CurrClick customers. This is a great tool to use when thinking of adding to your lesson plan. This list is updated as more items are reviewed. If the review box for CurrClick Reviews doesn’t show up, you can add them to your RSS Feed.    ...
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Rosetta Stone Free Demo

We have decided that we are going to learn Italian as a family. We do more talking about it than actually doing it, mostly because of money. We picked Italian so that we will be ready for our someday trip to Italy. This kids have been learning Latin in our Classical Conversations homeschool co-op...
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Dissecting Crayfish at Classical Conversations Homeschool Group

    I was room mom for Wee Nut’s ABC class the day our Classical Conversations group dissected Crawdads. The group of 4-5 year old boys were all super excited and not one bit squeamish. My Little Owee was not really sure what to do, but when we found the Heart, his excitement level...
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Kids Earn a Free Book with the Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Program

We have been doing the Summer Reading Program at Barnes & Noble for years. This is Little Nut Nut’s first year and Wing Nut’s last year to participate, the program is open for kids in grades 1st-6th. My kids love to read and they have book lights or sit near their closet lights for...
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Batman Coloring Pages and Birthday Party Ideas

Batman, that mysterious Dark Knight that roams Gotham City. Created by DC Comics, Batman has been a hero for the young and old alike for over 60 years. Unlike Superman, also created by DC Comics, who can be found fighting villains mostly during the day, Batman finds most of his enemies lurking in the...
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Coloring is Not Just For Fun

Well…it sure is lots of fun, but coloring is so much more than just a fun way to pass the time. From the very beginning of a child’s coloring experience coloring is full of education. As they learn to hold a crayon and go from scribbling to controlled movements, they learn how to draw...
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