Learning With Paper Airplanes: 5 Steps for Easy, Hands-On Fun
Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

Learning With Paper Airplanes: 5 Steps for Easy, Hands-On Fun

It’s Friday. And not just any Friday. It’s our first Friday Fun-Day.¬† If you have no idea what that means, it’s OK. Friday Fun-Days are simply my attempt to get our act together¬†around here and have some fun while we do it. I am super excited to introduce you to the very first of 52…

31 Days Of Winter Sensory Activities (for all ages!)
Hands-On Learning | Sensory Processing Disorder

31 Days Of Winter Sensory Activities (for all ages!)

The weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas are a lot of fun around here. We decorate together. We drink hot chocolate. We watch as many Christmas movies as possible. It’s fun, but it is also overstimulating and anxiety inducing for my boys. The unique sensory experience of the holidays (think Christmas music blaring with an artificial…

Hands-On Science For Older Kids
Hands-On Learning | Homeschooling

Hands-On Science For Older Kids

It was clear, before we even began homeschooling, that my boys learn best by ‘doing.’ Hands-on activities have been an essential element of our learning for seven years now. But, as my sons get older (now eleven and fourteen – read middle and high school, whaaaaat?) finding age appropriate, hands-on activities has become more and…