5 Places to Find Audiobooks ~ MamaTeaches.com

5 Places to Find Audiobooks

As it has become easier to listen to audio files everywhere you go, audiobooks have experienced a surge in popularity. They’re particularly …

5 Easy Easter Crafts for Kids

5 Easy Easter Crafts for Kids

  Bunnies, chicks and marshmallow Peeps are Easter staples across the United States. Whether it’s too rainy for an Easter egg hunt …

Bike and Bike Safety Children’s Books

Bike and Bike Safety Children’s Books

It’s that time of year again! Time when the weather starts warming up and the outdoor play activities can resume. One of …

4 Questions to Ask When Choosing Best Fit Books for Your Young Reader

4 Questions to Ask When Choosing Best Fit Books for Your Young Reader

  Does your child have a stack of books that they have leafed through about once before sticking it back on the …

Tips For Taking Awesome Pictures Of Your Kids

Tips For Taking Awesome Pictures Of Your Kids

  In the 80 years since the first commercial camera was introduced, it is estimated that roughly a few million pictures were …

Friday Favorites - Skōsh and 2-Player Perpetual Commotion

Friday Favorites: Skōsh and 2-Player Perpetual Commotion

It’s been a tough winter here in the mid-Atlantic/Northeast.  The cold has been brutal and we’ve had more icy days than not.  …

7 Quick Rainbow Crafts for Kids

7 Quick Rainbow Crafts for Kids

  Whether St. Patty’s Day is around the corner or your house is showered with rainy-day gloom, rainbow crafts are the perfect …

10 St. Patrick's Day Children's Books

10 St. Patrick’s Day Children’s Books

St. Patrick’s Day is nearly upon us, and it’s the perfect time to start planning for fun on this wonderfully whimsical holiday. …

How to Make History Come Alive for Kids

How to Make History More Exciting for Kids

  For some kids, history is a fascinating topic, but for others it is boring and they want nothing to do it. …

10 Must-Have Craft Supplies for Kids - MamaTeaches.com

10 Must-Have Craft Supplies for Kids

The best rainy day (or snowy day!) go-to is a fully-stocked children’s arts and crafts kit. As homeschoolers, we go through a …

How to Create a Fun and Functional Homeschool Work Space

How to Create a Fun and Functional Homeschool Work Space

  When it comes to homeschooling, sometimes, the kitchen table just doesn’t cut it. Creating a work space specifically for your children …

Tech Tuesday - 5 Best Apps for Organization and Productivity

Tech Tuesday: 5 Best Apps for Organization and Productivity

  Smartphones and tablets can make working everywhere and staying connected easier than ever. Emails, tweets, and text messages are great for …

5 Things Every Parent of Infants Should Know

5 Things Every Parent of Infants Should Know

No book can completely prepare you for the role most important in your life – being a parent. Even more, being a …

Quick Valentine's Day Crafts for Kids

Quick Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

Valentine’s Day, the second most popular holiday for exchanging greeting cards, is an opportunity for your child to share the love with …

10 Educational Apps for Preschoolers

Tech Tuesday: 10 Educational Apps for Preschoolers

Even little learners love their gadgets, be it mom’s smartphone or their very own tablet.  The best way to help your child …

Download free Valentines Day Lunchbox Notes

Freebie Friday: Valentine’s Day Lunchbox Notes Printable

It’s almost Valentine’s Day and with it comes the chance to celebrate your loved ones. Even though Valentine’s Day is on a …

Tech Tuesday - Top 10 Apps for K-3

Tech Tuesday: Top 10 Apps for K-3

We are a digital family and when it comes to apps for learning, we’re happy to download.  While we always look for …

Freebie Friday - Lilly's Crown Craft for Kids - Dress like Lilly from Kevin Henkes' Lilly and the Purple Plastic Purse

Freebie Friday Party: Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse Crown Craft

One of our very favorite book characters is Lilly from Kevin Henkes’ books.  From Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse to Chester’s Way, Lilly …

Why It's Important to Read to Your Child Every Day - Don't let the bedtime reading routine slip as they get older, folks!

3 Reasons Why It’s Important to Read to Your Child Every Day

At the beginning of life, your child experiences the world through his basic senses. One of the strongest is definitely hearing. There …

7 Snow Lesson Plan Ideas for Preschoolers ~ MamaTeaches.com

7 Snow Lesson Plan Ideas for Preschool

Preschoolers are practicing the foundational skills they’ll use for the rest of their lives. Snow themed activities are an entertaining way to …

7 Must-Have Apps for Middle Schoolers and Tweens ~ MamaTeaches.com

Tech Tuesday: 7 Must-Have Apps for Middle Schoolers

Getting and keeping the attention of middle school age kids is tough!  These preteens aren’t engaged by rudimentary games and scoff at …

Weekly Menu Printable -Seafoam and Gold - Freebie Friday on MamaTeaches.com

Freebie Friday Party: Weekly Menu Printable

Like your family, ours is on a budget when it comes to groceries each week.  With three growing kids, mama, it can …

Homeschool STEM - How to Make Snow Science Experiment for Kids

Homeschool STEM: How to Make Snow Science Experiment

This week in the Wild Weather class I’m teaching, we’re learning about blizzards and other wild winter weather.  So, it only seemed …

10 Children's Books About Snow and Winter

10 Must-Read Snow and Winter Children’s Books

Winter can bring about the doldrums and make even the most enthusiastic kiddos slightly glum. Instead of focusing on the darkness of …