January 7, 2013

Russia, Foxes and Matter! Unit Study Time

This week Cailey will be starting units on Russia, foxes and matter. We are still doing Rome, too. It's taking FOREVER! LOL


Lapbook from Homeschool Share  - free

Coloring Pages, Crafts and Maps from - Education.com, Activity Village, Crayola (all free)

Printable from Nat Geo Kids (free)

Little Passports Russia Kit

Books -

Freebie I got for Kindle - (no longer free)

Russia: Picture Book (Educational Children's Books Collection) - Level 2 (Planet Collection)

Russian Fairy Tales (from my personal library)

Russian Fairy Tales

The Nutcracker Ballet - (personal library)

The Nutcracker Ballet (Step-Into-Reading, Step 3)

Usborne Beginners - Ballet - (personal library)

Ballet (Beginners Social Studies - New Format)

A to Z of Classical Composers - (personal library)


Lapbook from Homeschool Share - free

Shape book from Christian Homeschool Hub - $15 fee to join (used to be $1)

Crafts from DLTK Kids - free

Fox Unit Study  - free


Freebies I got for Kindle -

Foxes! Learn About Foxes and Enjoy Colorful Pictures - Look and Learn! (50+ Photos of Foxes)

Franky the Frolicking Fox (A Beautifully Illustrated Children's Picture Book)

Fox! Learn About Fox And Learn To Read - The Learning Club! (45+ Photos of Fox)

2 National Geographic for Kids Magazines -

December 2011/January 2012

August 2010





Young Scientists Club Kit 5

DK Eyewitness Matter - (personal library)

Matter (DK Eyewitness, 80)

States of Matter Unit

The Matter Song  

Matter Worksheets - some are free

States of Matter Booklet - free

Matter Worksheet set - free



There you go, our new units! We are also still doing Ancient Rome, 50 States and the usual math, spelling and language arts. Our music and art will be tying in with Russia for the next 2 wks.

I am always watching out for Kindle freebies for the kids and have been really lucky to find some GREAT ones for homeschooling!  Here is a link where I find most of them - Free Homeschool Deals - Jamerrill is an expert at finding awesome homeschooling freebies!!


  1. Better than Public Schools!

  2. I love the combination of studying Russia and the Arctic Fox. I wish I'd had those videos when we studied foxes a few months ago, they are great!
    Thanks for linking to Science Sunday!

  3. Thank you SO much, Ticia!!
    Sometimes their choices of animal and country are just PERFECT together! LOL

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