Celebrate! Rosh Hashanah Activities for the Family

  Celebrate! Rosh Hashanah Activities for the Family   Here are some sites that offer Rosh Hashanah activities for the whole family.   What is Rosh Hashanah? from Board of Jewish Education Information, sites and activities   Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur Activities and Printables from Our Jewish Homeschool Blog Activities and printables   Rosh…

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Labor Day Activities for Kids

  Labor Day Activities for Kids   Labor Day is on September 7 this year. Click here for Monday’s Labor Day books. Below are some more ideas for getting your children thinking about jobs and the people who work to make our lives better.   Labor Day Activities for Kids – Community Helpers from Apples…

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MORE Summer Crafts to Put Creative Fun in Your Days

  MORE Summer Crafts to Put Creative Fun in Your Days   I know I posted about summer crafts last month, but in case you need more, check out these sites!   62 Summer Crafts for Kids from Care.com   30 Must-Make Summer Crafts for Kids from Hands On as We Grow   50 Sensational…

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Turn to Elephants to Improve Literacy Skills

  Turn to Elephants to Improve Literacy Skills   I know I’m not alone in my appreciation of elephants. Their immense size, intelligence, and sense of play are simply fascinating. Check out the books in Monday’s post for information and the links below, both for your own curiosity and that of the children in your…

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Cooking with Kids this Summer

  Cooking with Kids this Summer   Does your summer schedule give you some extra time with your kids? How about spending time cooking together? Here are some sites with kid-friendly recipes, videos, and tips for summer cooking success!   Cooking with Kids from PBS Parents Why cook with your kids? Here are 15 reasons…

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Beach Activities for the Whole Family

  Beach Activities for the Whole Family   Going to the beach? Looking for ideas for fun, exploration, and learning? Here are some good places to start.   7 Fun Beach Games from Parents.com  Fun and free!   The 10 Best Beach-Themed Crafts and Activities from Family Education  Use sand, seashells, and stones for beach-related…

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