Tag «crafts»

Easter Ideas For Kids

Easter is a month away, and I’ve already started planning our Ten Days of Easter activities for the girls. One thing I’ve noticed in my browsing is that it’s challenging to find Jesus-focused Easter activities. Ironic, right? Because the shops are filled with bunnies and chicks and eggs, I’m determined to do crafts and activities …

PreK Letter of the Week – A

When we started homeschooling, I did Learning the Alphabet with Emmy. This year is technically her grade 00 (aka Pre-K) year, so we’re continuing with a letter of the week theme. This week we looked at Aa. I made this apple sorting activity from felt. (You could probably also make it from paper or cardboard.) …

The Jesse Tree Journey

Don’t you just love Christmas? One of my favourite traditions is the Jesse Tree. What’s a Jesse Tree? I’m so glad you asked. The Jesse Tree is a Jesus-focused Advent countdown that starts in Genesis and ends with Jesus’ birth. It traces God’s salvation plan from the beginning, and it’s a reminder of the real …

{Christmas Craft} Wooden Peg Angels

This choir of angels was inspired by this post on Crafty Morning. The girls had a lot of fun making them, even though it took three days to complete. (We took two days to paint the pegs.) What you need: Wooden pegs White paint Gold/silver pipe cleaners Small white doilies Pink cardboard Pencil crayons Glue …

{Christmas Craft} Fingerprint Manger Scene

This fingerprint manger craft was inspired by this post on Crafty Morning. You will need: white cardboard/canvas brown paint peach paint yellow paint blue paint a lead pencil I had bought these square canvases ages ago, but never got around to using them. They were obviously meant for this craft. 🙂 I drew an outline …

Learning Kid Linkup #20

This week’s Learning Kid Linkup is live! The Learning Kid Linkup is the place to link up your posts relating to children learning – homeschool ideas/experiences, crafts and activities, printables, etc. From last week’s linkup: I loved this post on teaching your children to be a blessing to others from Homescool. This post on Kids …