Tag Archives: frugal projects

Two Week Meal Plan

Hi! I have not been around for a while, we have moved recently and are in the throws of renovation, we just finished up football season, and so many other things that keep life jumping!! I recently joined a couple … Continue reading

Posted in chicken, Cooking tips, dinner, Freezer Cooking, Frugal Recipes, large family Meals, Lunch, Make Ahead Meals, Meal preparation, menu, Quick Recipes, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ant Day

DAILY FUN ACTIVITY: Eat lunch outside and then count the ants. Our theme today will be Ant Day! Talk about Ants. Ants are social insects. Social insects live together in colonies. They depend on each other for survival and can … Continue reading

Posted in animals, Early Childhood, Education, elementary, frugal projects, homeschool, lesson plans, our yard/garden, Preschool, science, Thematic Units | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Boat Day

Today’s Quick Summer Learning Fun Activity:  Make Popsicles with 2 cups Hot Water, 2 Cups Lemonade, 1 box strawberry gelatin.  Pour into popsicle molds or small paper cups and freeze.  This lesson is good for: measurement, counting (ingredients), color mixing … Continue reading

Posted in Early Childhood, Education, elementary, frugal projects, lesson plans, Preschool | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Rice Cake Bird Feeder

Make a Bird feeder with your children. You will need: Rice cake for each child (or as many as you would like to make) Pipe cleaner butter knife Peanut butter (shortening or lard) bird seed Let children put a pipe … Continue reading

Posted in animals, birds, Early Childhood, Education, elementary, frugal projects, homeschool, our yard/garden, Preschool, science, Summer | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Early Childhood Cloud Lesson

Cloud lessons:  What is a Cloud and How does it move? Prior Knowledge and Objectives Before starting the lesson on clouds, talk to your child(ren) about clouds and find out what they already know. Some facts they may realize (if … Continue reading

Posted in Early Childhood, Education, frugal projects, lesson plans, Preschool, science | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Creative Day of School!

Good Morning! It is a beautiful morning, here in West Tennessee! I pray you are having a Marvelous Monday Morning! I have plans to share a few activities with you today. For the first one, it is a Language Arts … Continue reading

Posted in creative writing, Early Childhood, Education, frugal projects, homeschool, Language Arts, lesson plans, Math, nature, Preschool, prewriting, science, science processing skills, Thematic Units | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Recyclable Resources

Many of you have asked about items to begin your year.  There are a few things you can buy that can be used for several  subjects like legos, unifix cubes, pattern blocks, number/letter rubber stamps/pad, plastic balance scale, and a … Continue reading

Posted in Early Childhood, Education, frugal projects, homeschool, Preschool, science, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment