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Printable Christmas Placemats

Printable Christmas Placemats

The few days before Christmas are always a whirlwind for a mama, aren’t they?? Last minute gifts, lots of cooking and cleaning, and homemade Christmas ornaments – but they are all fun memory makers! Included in the things on my children’s to-do list this next week are these Christmas Placemats!  They had such a good […]

Quick, Easy Ideas for Christmas School

Painted Christmas Ornament Craft

A few weeks ago, I shared that the bulk of our learning during the Christmas Season involved living books and reading about the birth of Jesus. I was very blessed to realize early on in our homeschool life that we did not have to do traditional school, especially during the holidays. Whew!  What a relief! With […]

Silent Night Copywork

Silent Night: Free Copywork

During our yearly Christmas School, I try to incorporate as many Christmas-themed topics as I can. And that includes copywork as well! “Silent Night” is a staple in our house, and I’m sure it is in yours, too! I can think of no better handwriting practice than that of the birth of our Savior! Silent Night […]

12 Days of Christmas Coloring Pages

12 Days of Christmas Coloring Pages

With Christmas upon us, it’s the perfect time for my children to have lots of fun pages! Between the Christmas File Folder Word Wall, fun Christmas printables, and Christmas coloring pages, my kiddos have had a great time with Christmas School!   12 Days of Christmas Coloring Pages This new set of coloring pages features […]

100 Math Printables and Resources

Math Worksheets, Printables, and Resources - over 100 links!

If you’re looking for math printables, worksheets, and resources, I’m so excited that you stopped by today. This post has over 100 math worksheets and resources for you to use, so I’m certain you can find some new-to-you gems to use in your own homeschools! You’ll find several math topics: → Addition → Subtraction → […]

Nativity Coloring Pages

Nativity Coloring Pages

Y’all know that coloring pages are favorite here at the Hill House! And here’s a brand new set of Nativity Coloring Pages, just in time for the Christmas Season! During our Christmas School, my girls will have a fun time putting together their books and coloring the pictures related to Jesus’ birth. → Also available: […]

Our 7 Favorite Living Christmas Books

Christmas School with Living Books

As a homeschooling mom, I have the privilege of creating a special type of December for my children.  We aren’t forced to be 5 million places, if we don’t want to be.  We can take it slow and have what many call “Christmas School.” The backbone of our Christmas School is living books.  These are […]

Christmas File Folder Word Wall

Christmas FIle Folder Word Wall: Free Printable

My 7-year-old daughter absolutely loved the Fall File Folder Word Wall!  She worked on it off & on for several weeks, then promptly asked me if there would be a Christmas version. Well, of course there will be! And I’m happy to tell you that this Christmas File Folder Word Wall will be free for […]

Thanksgiving ABC Order: Cut and Paste Worksheets

Thanksgiving ABC Order: Cut and Paste Worksheet

My girls love any type of printable or worksheet that involves cutting and pasting!  So they are going to love these Thanksgiving ABC Order printables! I’m adding them to the growing stack of “fun” work that we’ll do next week as part of our Thanksgiving Unit Study activities. In addition to these worksheets, we’ll be […]

Printable Thanksgiving Placemats

Thanksgiving Placemats

While planning and brainstorming about our History of Thanksgiving unit study for this year,  I had the bright idea to make my kiddos a few placemats to use the week of Thanksgiving. We’ll work on them the end of this week and then use them all next week before the big festivities! They’re just plain […]

Henry the Castaway Activities

Henry the Castaway activities

We love literature-based learning in our homeschool!  It’s such a gentle, effective way to learn and we can’t get enough of it. (This post contains affiliate links.  Please see my disclosure policy for more information.) The past couple of weeks we’ve been reading Henry the Castaway by Mark Taylor.  Because we’ve had a few days […]