Free Christmas Preschool Printable Activities: Away in a Manger

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Inspired by Away in a Manger, this free Christmas preschool printable activities pack is great for literary and number recognition, with a Christmas theme! Christmas Preschool Printable: Away in a Manger I'm so happy that it's Christmas time! One of the best ways to celebrate the season is through Christmas music. You've probably heard of the song Away in a Manger. Here is a free Christmas printable pack inspired by that classic song! For a preschool and kindergarten level, these Christmas preschool printables are a great way to get into the Christmas … [Read more...]

Christmas Movie Bible Study: It’s a Wonderful Life

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Movies can have a large impact on the way we think, and are a great starting point for discussion. Here is a Christmas movie Bible study for Frank Capra's It's a Wonderful Life! Christmas Movie Bible Study: It's a Wonderful Life I cannot believe it's almost Christmas! I love baking cookies with Christmas music in the background. It is a lovely season of giving, and a time to gather with family and celebrate the birth of Jesus. Christmas comes with great Christmas movies! There are many great Christmas films, from the warm and fuzzy Hallmark movies to yet another … [Read more...]

25 Christmas STEM Activities: Science, Tech, Engineering, Math

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Here are 25 days of Christmas STEM activities: Christmas science, technology, engineering, and math activities to use this Christmas season. Use this as a Christmas countdown, advent calendar, or boredom buster!   I cannot believe it is almost December! Christmas is fast approaching. Use this great opportunity to take a break from traditional homeschool routines, or incorporate them in a Christmas homeschool science lesson. I love learning without a textbook, and these experiments and building activities are a great way to incorporate fun … [Read more...]

25 Days of Christmas Acts of Kindness: Free Printable

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Get into the Christmas spirit of giving with this 25 days of Christmas acts of kindness challenge! Teach kids about giving and serving while doing a Christmas countdown. 1. Say thank you Seriously - this can go a long way! 2. Support a small business Help grow your local economy and support small business owners this Christmas season. 3. Create care packages You can create care packages for the homeless, police officers, soldiers, or even students! (Avoid putting soap or other scented things in the pack - it will make the other things in the pack … [Read more...]

Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater

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There are quite a few books about Europe during WWII, but there are not that many about the Pacific theater. Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater profiles 15 courageous women in the Pacific. Women Heroes of World War II: The Pacific Theater I've been a fan of Kathryn Atwood since her original Women Heroes of World War II, which showcases 26 female heroines in Europe. Like most people, I'm more familiar with the European theater than the Pacific theater, but I believe it is important to fully realize the terrorism Japan caused during WWII. Not many … [Read more...]