Glacier and Iceberg Science Activity (video and free printable)

glaciers & iceberg science activity, video & free printable www.ParadisePraises.com

I love that Bright Ideas Press makes Science so easy and so fun! Science has never been one of my favorite subjects, but I don’t want my kids to feel the same way. I love to hear them excitedly begging for more, like they did after this melting glacier and Continue reading

30+ Easter Activities for Kids

30+ Easter Activities for Kids www.ParadisePraises.com

If you are looking for great Easter activities for kids, last minute Easter basket inspiration or printables and crafts for keeping them meaningfully engaged during this season, you will want to check out these 30+ hand-picked ideas! I have several on my list to do with my own kids this Continue reading

What to Read: Christian Biographies (Link Up)

Who are your heroes? Christian biography resources at ParadisePraises.com

Who are your hero’s? Apart from my husband there are several people who are my heroes, people who I look up to and who have a certain character quality or accomplishment that I wish to emulate in my life: My Grandmas, My Aunt Mary, Amy Carmichael, David Livingston, Lillian Trasher, Continue reading

Share Your Stuff Tuesday (Link Up)

ShareYourStuffTuesdays

Welcome back to another Share Your Stuff Tuesdays! This week we said good-bye to the grandparents (who only get to visit every couple of years), we took a neat field trip to a local town to see their historical handicraft process of weaving hats from the hipi plant (which I’ll Continue reading

How Homeschool Conventions Can Bless You

How a Homeschool Convention can bless you www.ParadisePraises.com

Last weekend, Hero, Sunshine, and I had the privilege of taking our Lemonhass Homeschool Curriculum for Spanish Speakers to the Teach Them Diligently Conventions in Spartanburg, SC. The whole weekend just blessed our souls. Blessing #1 Great teaching! There were so many good sessions to choose from every hour people Continue reading

What to Read: God’s Character (Link Up)

Studying God's Character www.ParadisePraises.com

Have you ever heard the saying “You don’t really know someone until you know what makes them mad”? In any relationship, the more you know about the person, likes, dislikes, opinions, etc, the closer the relationship. The same is true with God. We have been studying the names and character Continue reading

Homeschool Attendance Record (free printable)

Free Homeschool Attendance Record printable from www.ParadisePraises.com

A typical school year is 36 weeks long, if schooling 5 days a week,  or 180 days. Half days, teacher’s work days and field trips are generally counted among those 180 days. Have you been keeping track of your attendance this year? As a homeschooler it’s important to keep track Continue reading