26 ways to Play and Learn with Symmetry

It is said we are all born to follow our passion.  I didn’t know what my passion was until I started creating unit studies for my homeschooled kids.  I realized that putting together a unit study combines all my most favorite…
The Science of Shadows (Unit Study)

Hello my friends! For the past week I’ve been hard at work putting together a special subscribers only resource page.  I always thought it would be nice to reward my subscribers with something special and original and now I finally…
Shakespeare for Little Kids (Unit Study)

It’s believed that William Shakespeare died on the day of his 52nd birthday, on April 23rd, in the year 1616 and this makes this year 400th anniversary since his death.  I don’t know about you, but I haven’t yet met one person…
The ultimate guide to Apple Activities

    What comes to your mind when I say “apple”?  Quick!  Don’t think about it!      We asked this question 100 people and, if our little research is anything to go by, “pie” is by far one of…
Russian Tsars Unit Study

  The objective of this unit is to introduce small children to the topic of Russian Tsars and to expose them to new words and concepts.  The outline of the unit:   I – Introduction to Tsars II – Russian…
What Russian Tsar Ate for Breakfast?

  In the famous play by one of my most favorite Russian writers Mikhail Bulgakov there is a funny scene where lunch is served to Tsar Ivan the Terrible. The Tsar asks what is being served and hears the following…
Polar Bear Day

February 27th is a National Polar Bear Day!  We love Polar Bears, so when I started planning activities to celebrate these amazing animals I decided that one day is not enough and we need to stretch the Polar Bear Day…