Showing posts from March, 2011

Homeschool Matzah Bakery… with friends!

Isn’t everything better with a friend or two??? Yum!  Cream cheese on homemade matzah – the ones that didn’t burn to a crisp, that is…Not perfect, but yummy.  And a few lessons learned for next time … Read more

Fun for Pesach “Snakes & Ladders” Game!

This was the cutest thing ever and super-easy to put together!  I was looking for a simple printable Snakes & Ladders game board to supplement our math, and completely ran aground.  I decided it … Read more

Maudlin-Word Monday: GREENING

The word GREEN is tedious already; enough has been said elsewhere about just how OVER that word is…  So how about… GREENING?Are you up for a little GREENING?We’re doing a little GREENING around here…… Read more

תַזְרִיעַ / Tazria Parsha Overview: Like Pinocchio, only with blotches.

וַיִּקְרָא / vayikra / Leviticus 12:1-13:59:  Read ithear it.This is a basic overview of the parsha story in a format that can be adapted for a wide range of ages. Sources include parsha text, com… Read more

A book I’d forgotten

(but now I remember – thank you, Internet!)The Elephant and the Bad Babyby Elfrida Vipont  Here’s a review I wrote of it on Amazon almost ten years ago:This is one of our perennial read-aloud favouri… Read more

A (Printable) Poem Every Month: March

Searching for a very light poetry curriculum for young kids that a) included real poetry, and b) gave a little information about authors, just as our music and art studies do, I kept coming up empty-… Read more

Menu Plan Monday: 22 Adar II, 5771

Why the weird dates? Click here to find out! 

Other “weekly challenges”: Six Word SaturdayHomeschool DiaryWe’re a Jewish family of 6 (2 parents, 4 kids) and all our meals are kosher.  Read my MPM int… Read more

Pesach / Passover 5771 Homeschool Resources Roundup

I will update this page as I create or find excellent Pesach resources!  And scroll down for my own special, ongoing personal Pesach project….To begin with, on my own site…Great Big HUGE Pesach 5771… Read more

Six Word Saturday: 21 Adar II, 5771

Why the weird dates? Click here to find out!  Other “weekly challenges” I participate in: Homeschool DiaryMenu Plan MondayIt turned three in January, but now…Beloved blender; a billion shards… GONE. Read more

Shabbos Food!

Haven’t done one of these in a while, and that’s because my head  has been encased in a fog of apathy that may be winter or may be sleeplessness or may be something else entirely; I have no idea.But … Read more

GREAT BIG Pesach Lapbook / Lapfolder – for Passover 5771/2011

Once again, I’m planning a Pesach lapbook this year… and I’m SELLING it, too!Although I have some resources that I have bought online, I’m finding that most of what I want to cover is not available… … Read more

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