MERRY CHRISTMAS

Wishing You a Blessed Christmas

As you prepare for Christmas this week, I send to you the warmest wishes for a beautiful holiday.  I hope you have …

Mama Teaches Freebie Friday 2015 Goal Setting Printable for Kids and the Freebie Friday Party

Freebie Friday Party: 2015 Goal Setting Printable for Kids

Two weeks from today (TWO weeks!) we will already be into the second day of 2015. Where has the year gone?!  While …

How to Keep Track of Your Child's Homeschool Progress - Homeschool portfolio tips and tricks to make the end of the school year much easier. MamaTeaches.com

3 Tips for Keeping Track of Homeschool Progress

One of the most daunting things about homeschooling, no matter how long you’ve been doing it, is keeping track of your child’s …

Homeschool STEM - Potato Battery Clocks are a great way to explore batteries and electrochemical reactions. Read more at MamaTeaches.com

Homeschool STEM Time! Make an Easy Potato Clock

Science activities are some of the best gifts you can give homeschoolers…at least according to their moms. So, when Super G got …

Homeschool Tech Tuesday - Planets App is a free app for iOS and Android that helps with constellation identification and more! This is the Globe view. - MamaTeaches.com

Homeschool Tech Tuesday: Planets App

There’s something magical about a winter sky.  I’m not sure if it’s how crisp everything looks against the darkened sky or the …

The Day I Failed As A Homeschool Mom - MamaTeaches.com

I Fear I Am Failing as a Homeschool Mom

I had been, as usual, stretched too thin.  Work obligations, household chores, and health issues were taking their toll.  I couldn’t sleep, …

Friday Freebie - Printable Christmas Gift Tags from MamaTeaches.com

Friday Freebie: Printable Christmas Gift Tags

Christmas is almost here and the gift wrapping is in full swing.  Since I consistently forget to get gift tags when I’m …

How to Make an Easy Greater Gator Homeschool Math Activity for teaching greater than - less than concepts. MamaTeaches.com

How to Make an Easy Greater Gator Homeschool Math Activity

Have you built a strong foundation for the concept of greater than and less than?  Homeschool Greater Gator can help!  It’s so …

Homeschooling - How to Start Mid-Year. Get tips for starting your homeschool journey mid-year at MamaTeaches.com

Homeschool: How to Start Homeschooling Mid-Year

Has your child been struggling all fall and you’re thinking about pulling him out of school to start homeschooling after the Christmas …

Homeschool Tech Tuesday - Hour of Code is a great way to introduce kids to computer science and coding in a safe, kid-friendly, exciting environment. MamaTeaches.com

Homeschool Tech Tuesday: Hour of Code

UPDATE! Scroll to the bottom to see the #HourOfCode in action. The 5th Grader made Flappy Birds! What do you do when …

DIY Stress Away Fidget Balls are SO easy to make and will help take the edge off the school day and keep those fidgeting hands busy. Note to self - make a dozen. MamaTeaches.com

DIY Stress Away Fidget Balls

Wriggle, squirm, twitch, or fidget, whatever you call it, some kids just can’t help the nervous or anxious energy that they exhibit …

Freebie Friday - Free Paragraph Writing Graphic Organizer - This makes it so much easier to organize thoughts for paragraphs - MamaTeaches.com

Freebie Friday: 12 Sentence Paragraph Graphic Organizer

My boys despise writing.  In fact, you could say they loathe it.  When we have writing assignments it’s like pulling teeth and …

Homeschool Socialization-5 Ways to Socialize - Here are some great tips for socializing your homeschooler so you can confidently answer THAT homeschooling question. MamaTeaches.com

Homeschool Socialization: 5 Ways to Socialize

“Homeschooling?  But what about socialization?”  I can’t begin to tell you how many times I’ve been asked that.  I am positive that …

Reindeer Food Recipe - MamaTeaches.com

How to Make Reindeer Food for Santa’s Reindeer

I’m not sure when the tradition of leaving food out for Santa’s reindeer came into being, but it must have been sometime …

Homeschool Math - Roman Numeral Christmas Tree Activity - MamaTeaches.com

Christmas Tree Match: A Roman Numeral Math Lesson Plan

Roman numerals can be a tricky math concept to teach.  On the outside, they don’t seem too challenging, but all of those …

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Peppermint Chocolate Bark Recipe - MamaTeaches.com

Peppermint Chocolate Bark Recipe

One of my favorite smells during the holidays is that of peppermint.  I love how invigorating and fresh it smells.  It doesn’t …

Perfect Peppermint Cookies Recipe - MamaTeaches.com

Peppermint Cookies Recipe & Giveaway

Momma Lew and her blogger buddies (like me!) are having a Holiday Cookie Swap Party and you are all invited! Grab a …

Friday Freebie - Printable Coupons for Kids - MamaTeaches.com

Friday Freebie: Coupons for Kids

Even though Santa does the stocking stuffing in our house, sometimes even he needs a bit of help.  Since my husband and …

6 Leftover Turkey Recipes - MamaTeaches.com

6 Leftover Turkey Recipes

Gobble, gobble!  It’s time for turkey…and more turkey…and more turkey.  By the end of the Thanksgiving weekend you’ll have had enough turkey …

5 Reasons Why Traditions Matter - MamaTeaches.com

5 Reasons Why Traditions Matter

My favorite memories of growing up revolve around the traditions.  Every holiday, every season, there were certain things that we did together …

Free Book A Day Advent Calendar Printable - MamaTeaches.com

Book-a-Day Christmas Advent Calendar Printable

Are you ready for the holidays?  Between homeschooling, working, gift buying, and all of the other responsibilities during the holiday season, it …

24 Christmas Books for Kids - MamaTeaches.com

24 Christmas Books for Kids

‘Tis the season of magical anticipation, hot cocoa, and snuggling by the cozy fireplace (or radiators!) with a Christmas story in hand.  …

How to Homeschool During the Holidays - MamaTeaches.com

How to Homeschool During the Holidays

Why did you decide to homeschool your children? For many families, one of the most appealing aspects of homeschooling is the flexibility …