Preschool Numerical Order Card Game From education.com

Friends with preschoolers, here’s a fun game to practice numerical sequencing! A big thanks to Jennifer with Education.com for this wonderful guest blog! Make sure to visit education.com for additional learning resources, teaching tools, lessons and games.   Numerical Order Your child’s room may not always be orderly, but their number sense will be after learning how to play this card game. Your kid will practice numerical sequencing by placing cards in order by their numbers and suits. It’s a wonderful way to help them get a handle on counting, patterns and numerical…

Free Summer Camp & Adventure Expo At Seminole Towne Center Mall

Central Florida friends, it’s time to think about summer camp. Check out the upcoming Free Summer Camp & Adventure Expo at Seminole Towne Center Mall! Explore Central Florida’s most popular summer youth programs. Summer is right around the corner and it’s time to start planning your family’s summer-break bucket list. Families are invited to attend the free Summer Camp & Adventure Expo on March 4, 2017 to discover great summer experiences for preschoolers through teens including overnight and day camps, summer activities and family vacation ideas.  Summer Camp & Adventure Expo…

Monster Truck Science

While Monster Jam was in Orlando, my 8 year old son had the opportunity to interview drivers. Since the media preview took place on a school day, he took the “Monster Truck Science” angle for science credit. My little reporter spent time with Coty Saucier, driver of Monster Energy. Coty explained the method for getting inside his truck, how his seat is customized to fit only him and discussed safety mechanisms. Coty also shared his love for monster trucks and how when he was little, he’d volunteer in any capacity (even washing tires) to learn everything about monster trucks.…

Have A Colorful Day At Crayola Experience Orlando

We finally made it to Crayola Experience Orlando! My son and I visited over the holidays and spent half a day exploring the 26 one-of-a-kind attractions. Upon entry, we were given souvenir bags containing tokens (to be used at Modeling Madness and/or Wrap It Up). Hang on to the bags, they come in handy for carrying art work and crafts. While we saw several preschool groups and toddlers enjoying the exhibits, my 8 year old didn’t feel too old or out of place. His creative juices were flowing! His favorite exhibit was Color Magic, an…

Crayola Experience Orlando $9.99 Homeschool Deal In September and October

Central Florida homeschooling friends, here is a GREAT deal! During the months of September and October, take your homeschool family on a colorful adventure at Crayola Experience Orlando. Your family can discover the magic of color with 26-exciting-hands-on attractions for just *$9.99+ tax/per person with this special offer. PLUS, they have special rates as low as $8.99+tax/per person for homeschool groups of 15 or more. If you are interested in scheduling a homeschool group, please contact Denise at 407-757-1718 or dmckinnie@crayola.com. NOTE:  *Valid homeschool ID/certification must be presented at time of purchase (a letter of intent or homeschool evaluation form is required).…

Homeschool Day At The Florida Aquarium August 26

Open Water Schooling Day At The Florida Aquarium Special reduced admission! Florida homeschooling families, mark your calendars for this Friday, August 26 from 10 – 3 pm. Enjoy the reduced rate of $5 per person and $6 parking per car. The official Open Water Schooling flyer can be viewed here. Bring your family and experience the wonders of the Florida Aquarium. Catch an animal show and participate in educational activities just for homeschoolers. Registration for their monthly homeschooling classes begins on August 26th. The 2016/2017 class list and information can be found here. Also, homeschooling families receive…

Homeschool Day: Pioneers & Cowhunters at Cracker Country

Homeschool Day at Cracker Country September 16, 2016 10 am – 2 pm Bring your families to discover the lives of settlers in rural Florida before the turn of the 20th century through hands-on activities that would have been familiar to a child growing up in a Florida farming community over 100 years ago. Historically dressed interpreters will lead each activity discussing its historical significance. See historical structures, make take home crafts, sample tastes of the past, and perform rural pioneer chores. Homeschool Day activities are designed to capture the…

MOSI 2016 Homeschool Educators Open House

MOSI HOMESCHOOL EDUCATORS OPEN HOUSE Wednesday, August 17th from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Fellow homeschoolers in the Central Florida and Tampa areas, MOSI is offering free admission during their Homeschool Open House on Wednesday, August 17th. Enjoy a FREE day of fun and exploration in MOSI exhibits and Kids in Charge! Meet the MOSI Homeschool Educators and discuss program options. View an educational IMAX film – Special rate: $5 per person. Participate in special STEAM activities in Idea Zone. They also offer 50% off memberships to homeschooling families as…