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Money Matters - 8 Easy Activities to Teach the Value of Money

Parents often say, “Money doesn't grow on trees. " This saying is much more than an excuse not to buy the latest toys. The value of money comes from labor. Adults have to earn it to live. We ..
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Money Matters - 7 Activities to Teach Wise Money Habits

There are only three things a person can do with money: save it, give it away, and use it. As adults, we have to balance those things to have healthy finances. We must save to prepare for hard times ..
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Exploring and Learning About Plants - 5 Activities For ..

Plants are an important source of life in our world. They clean our air, they provide us with food, and they cool us in their shade. Around the world, people have found joy and peace in tending ..
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Money Saving Tips For Home Schooling

Many home schooling families have a single income as one parent is now home with the kids. On top of that, we pay taxes to support schools that we do not use. Curriculum is expensive, and money is ..
(September 02, 2008)
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Lessons on Sharing and Respect

Children are miniature adults. They are people with their own feelings, their own personalities, and their own preferences. So the question begs to be asked: How would you feel if the governing ..
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Math Activities One to One Correspondence

The concept of one-to-one correspondence requires two skills: (1) matching pairs and (2) comparing sets. Matching places two like items together as a pair while comparing determines which set has ..
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Home Schooling Dos and Donts

There are days when home schooling is frustrating or when you want to quit. These four rules keep homeschooling fun. Home Schooling Rule #1 - Avoid the Ruse of Perfection Perfection is a carefully ..
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Early Math Skills Patterns

Of all the early math concepts, learning about patterns was my favorite. “Oh look, it's a pattern, " became a frequent phrase in our family. Patterns are everywhere. In the grocery story, in ..
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Socializing Our Children

There are two approaches to socializing children: the community method and the communist method. The communist method is what you see in schools today. The modern school system teaches children to ..
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3 Skills Needed For Home Schooling Parents

Home school is different than public school. Home schooled children don't just learn facts and skills; they learn to love learning. They do more than just sit in desks writing spelling words and ..
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5 Ways to Spend Time With Your Child

Like adults, no two children are alike. Therefore, children need to be treated as individuals. With three children in our family, it is hard to find one-on-one time to talk, listen, and nurture each ..
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