Liberty’s Kids: Entire Series only $5!

My kids LOVE Liberty’s Kids. If you haven’t seen them they are a must watch for every family. Your children learn history in a fun, adventure filled way. My older kids tell me they learned more from that series than a few of our textbooks when they were little!

Liberty's Kids DVD series

In fact, numerous times on our trips to Colonial Williamsburg my kids would have remembered a fun fact from  Liberty’s Kids.

Today you can purchase the entire Liberty’s Kids series on  Amazon for only $5.00! You’ll get all 40 episodes for only $5. That’s an amazing deal, so don’t delay adding this educational and positive series to your collection.

If you already have it, this makes a great gift for someone else!

This item ships free with Amazon’s Prime.

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Learn Latin & Greek Root Words with Word Up! The Vocab Show

Get your students excited about learning Latin & Greek root words with this fun new video collection, Word Up!

Word Up! The Vocab Show from Compass Classroom

Dwane Thomas, of Visual Latin fame, stars in a zany new show teaching Latin and Greek roots, as well as hundreds of English vocabulary words. Utilizing a new approach to learning, WordUp! seriously expands a student’s grasp of the vocabulary used in literature, science, and standardized tests.

For each lesson, there are a variety of practice exercises, online flashcards, 2 games, and a test.  Plus, you can further enrich the learning with free online quizzes and practice tools.  Word Up! is recommended for ages 10 and up.

Each DVD or download set includes:

  • 10 video lessons (12-15 min each)
  • 20 Latin & Greek roots
  • 200+ English words
  • Links to online Vocabulary Flashcards

Today only, you can purchase this vocabulary study for only $9.99 (reg. $15).

Set 1 of Word Up! is available as downloads or on DVDs.  Buy yours today!

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FREE: Amusing A! Letter Recognition Pack

The free fun with letter’s continues this week with the Amusing A! Letter Recognition Pack from Curriclick.



Amusing A! is a print & go pack full with activities for your Preschool or Kindergarten class. You will find activity sheets to introduce, review and consolidate letter A recognition. The activities range from a beginners level to a more advanced level and are appropriate for ages 3-6.

Using this pack children can address these skills for these words:

  • apple
  • axe
  • ant
  • arrow
  • alligator
  • ant
  • ambulance

- word writing practice some pages are tracing letters, some provide lines to write on
- letter writing practice while tracing words
- building words using letters
- lower and upper case letter
- capital letters- letter sounds
- word flashcards
- letter hunting finding, circling and coloring letters and pictures
- prewriting using tracing lines
- beginning sounds

You will find 23 black and white worksheets and 12 colorful flashcards.

Download it for free here

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November Holidays and Fun Days

November Holidays and Fun Days at The Happy Housewife

November is known for Thanksgiving, which is a great opportunity to count our blessings, give thanks, and enjoy good food and company. But November has other holidays and fun days for you to enjoy too.

November Holidays and Fun Days

November 1 – National Weather Service Established

Try these weather related experiments:

November 2 –  Book Lovers Day

  • Go to the library and borrow books.
  • Buy a book. Here are 15 Ways to Save on Books
  • Read aloud to your children.
  • Donate books to a hospital, library, etc.
  • Have your children write a letter to their favorite author.

November 4 – King Tut’s Tomb Discovered

November 5 – National Doughnut Day

Make homemade doughnuts. Here are a few recipes to try:

November 11 – Veteran’s Day

November 15 – Lewis and Clark reach the Pacific

November 16 – Button Day

Try making on of these button projects:

November 17 –  Homemade Bread Day

There’s nothing like homemade bread. Plan time in your day to try one of these recipes with the kids.

November 19 – Gettysburg Address Delivered

November 27 – Thanksgiving

We are thankful for you!  Here are some activities and general Thanksgiving tips you might enjoy.

November 30 – Mark Twain’s Birthday

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