Category Archives for Holidays

Cows Unit Study

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool Old MacDonald had a farm, E-I-E-I-O.  And on that farm he had some cows… Here is an outline of my Cows lesson plan:PICTURE BOOKS: (links given are for reference only; these books are often found at your local library)- Click […]

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Pigs Unit Study

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool This little pig went to market, this little piggy was homeschooled.. Here is an outline of my Pigs lesson plan:PICTURE BOOKS: (links given are for reference only; these books are often found at your local library)- The True Adventures of […]

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Ladybugs Unit Study

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool “Ladybugs all dressed in red,Strolling through the flowerbed.If I were tiny just like youI’d dance among the flowers too!”Here is an outline of the LADYBUGS lesson plan:​​PICTURE BOOKS: (links given are for reference only; these books are often found […]

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6 Unit Study Themes That Can Be Used for a Whole YEAR!

One of the ways some of us approach homeschooling is aiming for weekly themes, so that we can focus our studies on one major concept per week.  I have come up with many ways to do this, and by using several different subjects.  You can also switch off amongst these unit studies and allow your […]

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Sheep Unit Study

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool Mary had a little lamb, little lamb, little lamb.. Mary had a little lamb; it’s fleece was white as snow…It followed her to.. oh wait! Mary is homeschooled, so they didn’t break the rules and instead the sheep played […]

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Unit Study for Kids

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool I have always loved the story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow! And being that my 4 year old has taken after mom and enjoys the spooky things, I am dedicating a week to talk and learn about Sleepy Hollow. […]

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Pumpkin Unit Study for Kids

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool Pumpkins! Pumpkins everywhere! It’s that lovely time of year when we see signs of Autumn and we look forward to the approaching holidays.  The first colorful sign we see here in Southern California are pumpkins.  We love those bright […]

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Skeleton Unit Study for Preschool (FREE printables and instructions)

 PLUS Members: Click here for an outline of unit studies for an ENTIRE year of preschool We are continuing with our Halloween theme for October, and next week we are studying SKELETONS!This is an outline of my Skeleton unit study:PICTURE BOOKS:- Skeleton Hiccups  – The Skeleton Inside You- Skelly the Skeleton Girl- The Skeleton in […]

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Spider Unit Study for Preschool (FREE printables and instructions)

 PLUS Members: Click HERE for An Entire Year Outline of Unit Studies for Preschool How can we let Halloween approach without having a SPIDER WEEK?!  I have been so excited for Spider Week since it is a great way to wrap up Charlotte’s Web, which we finished reading a few days ago. Below is a […]

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Celebrating Homeschool Mothers

Being a mother is one of the most profound opportunities that women have – whether you naturally birthed your children, or adopted, or fostered, or you are raising children for a family member, for whatever reason.  Mothers have been given a special time to nurture, teach, and mentor children.   Homeschool mothers have an even […]

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