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Our 2013-2014 Preschool & Kindergarten Homeschool Curriculum Plan

kindergarten homeschool curriculum plan

We have decided to officially homeschool our oldest who’s 5-1/2 for kindergarten this year, and continue with preschool at home for our youngest who just turned 4 years old. Over the next few posts, I’ll share with you the curriculum and resources we’ll be using this year, our school room set up, our organization systems, […]

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The Jesus Storybook Bible Reading Plan for Easter 2013

Last year we discovered The Jesus Storybook Bible makes for a perfect read during the season of Lent.  Lent is the period of 40 weekdays leading up to Easter (excluding Sundays), and the Jesus Storybook Bible’s 40th story is the Easter story, with 4 stories that come afterwards as follow-up.  It really couldn’t be a […]

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BOB Books Printables for Beginning Readers: Set 1, Book 6: Dot and the Dog

For more fun kids’ activities from In Lieu of Preschool,   follow me on Facebook, Twitter, G+, Sulia, RSS, and/or by email today! FREE BOB Books Printable Pack for Beginning Readers Set 1, Book 6 go-along printables are here and they are FREE!!  Download my 26 page printable pack loaded with literacy activities to go along with BOB Books Set 1, Book […]

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BOB Books Printables for Beginning Readers: Set 1, Book 5 Dot and Mit

For more fun kids’ activities from In Lieu of Preschool,   follow me on Facebook, Twitter, G+, Sulia, RSS, and/or by email today! The FREE Printables for Beginning Readers Set 1, Book 5 are here!  Be sure to download my printables as well as click the links below to see 5 more sets of printables from my fellow collaborators: 3 Dinosaurs, Rockabye Butterfly, Royal Baloo, This […]

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All About Reading Level 2 — Releasing Sept 28th and 10% Off! #giveaway

All About Reading Level 2  is releasing tomorrow  and from September 28 through October 8th,  it is 10% off!   While I haven’t personally viewed AAR Level 2 yet, we do personally LOVE All About Reading.  I am using the Pre-Reading program with both my 3 and 4 year old.  I’ve also recently begun using AAR […]

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Bible Memory Resources for Preschool and Beyond! #giveaway

As an adult, I always find it so comforting when in times of fear, trouble, hurt, or uncertainty a relevant Bible verse pops into my mind and offers me a little glimpse of God and His care for me.  Recently, Philippians 4:13, “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me,” has been a […]

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Little Passports: A Fun Way for Kids to Learn Geography

We recently received our first Little Passports kit in the mail!  Isn’t getting something fun in the mail always so exciting?!?!  As a former elementary social studies teacher, I was really excited to get to see this geography program first hand.  If you haven’t heard of Little Passports: A Global Adventure before, it’s an award-winning subscription […]

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Why I Love All About Reading’s Pre-Reading Program for Preschoolers #giveaway

We have been using the pre-reading level of All About Reading for several weeks now and we LOVE it!  I spent a lot of time researching before I chose this program and as a former elementary and reading teacher turned mom to two preschoolers, I really can’t say enough good things about it — it’s […]

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5 Interesting eBooks on Meal Planning, Parenting, and Nature Study

Here are a couple of eBooks currently on my reading list, some of which I will soon be reviewing for you here on the blog!  Simplified Dinners Full review coming soon! written by Mystie Winckler of Simplified Pantry and Simply Convivial Feed your family simply, healthfully, and frugally Encourages homestyle cooking using basic ingredients Enables […]

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A Preschool Curriculum Round-Up

Why use curriculum in preschool? While my personal opinion is that you do not NEED any curriculum for preschool, I know many people, including myself, often like to have some pre-made plans just to make life simpler, and sometimes kids really like and enjoy this type of thing.  Plus, most curriculums have really come a […]

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