Series Books for Boys 5-9 years old

series books for boys

My oldest child, who is now 9 years old and in the 4th grade of our homeschool, has become a pretty voracious reader over the years. In kindergarten he started reading a beginning chapter book series, and from there he was hooked. He has read tons of books over the past four years, and

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Mother’s Day Crafts for Kids

mother's day crafts

Mother’s Day is coming soon! There were some really cute Mother’s day crafts for kids that were shared on the After School Link-Up this past week. There were chalkboard flower pots, handprint art, poem cards, and even dye-your-own flowers for Mom. Check out all these awesome ideas, plus be sure to link up YOUR

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The After School Link-Up — April 29th

After School Link-Up

Welcome to The After School Link-Up for the week of April 29th! The After School Party is co-hosted by Parent Teach Play, The Educators’ Spin On It, Little Wonder Days, and This Reading Mama. Be sure to check out our After School Pinterest board for lots of great activities for kids ages 5+. The

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The After School Link-Up – April 22nd

after school link-up

Welcome to The After School Link-Up! This week I am on a mini vacation with the hubs sans kids so I will not be featuring any new posts this week as I am not even bringing along my computer *gasp*, however, I am still hosting the After School linky and will resume featuring YOUR

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Simple Science Projects for Kids

simple science projects

We love doing science projects at our house. Many of them are easy activities that are lots of fun for kids, and where learning is definitely a byproduct even if not the direct focus. There were several simple science projects for kids shared on the After School linky last week, so I am featuring

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6 Fun Activities to Do with Your Kids

fun activities to do with your kids

Looking for something fun to do WITH your kids after school? Here are 6 fun activities to do with your kids that were shared on last week’s After School Link-Up. These activities are geared for ages 5+, but with help, preschool kids can join in the fun, too. Whether it’s art, crafts, music, or

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After School Activities for SPRING

activities for spring

Welcome to The After School Party cohosted by Parent Teach Play, The Educators’ Spin On It, Little Wonder Days, and This Reading Mama. Be sure to check out our After School Pinterest board for lots of great activities for kids ages 5+. Welcome to the After School Link-Up! Spring is just around the corner

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Arts and Crafts for Kids

crafts for kids

Welcome to The After School Party cohosted by Parent Teach Play, The Educators’ Spin On It, and Little Wonder Days. Be sure to check out our After School Pinterest board for lots of great activities for kids ages 5+. Welcome to the After School Link-Up! Last week there were so many great arts and

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Art Tips for After School

art tips

Welcome to The After School Party cohosted by Parent Teach Play, The Educators’ Spin On It, and Little Wonder Days. Be sure to check out our After School Pinterest board for lots of great activities for kids ages 5+. We love art at our house, but I’ll be the first to admit it can

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Penguins – Play & Learning!

penguins

Welcome to The After School Party cohosted by Parent Teach Play, The Educators’ Spin On It, and Little Wonder Days. Be sure to check out our After School Pinterest board for lots of great activities for kids ages 5+. Thanks to all who shared at the After School Party last week! Be sure to

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