April Holidays and Fun Days

April Holidays and Fun Days at The Happy Housewife

Looking to add a little fun to your schedule?  Here is a list of just a few April holidays and fun days to celebrate.

April Holidays and Fun Days

April 2 – Children’s Book Day

  • Make a trip to the library and stock up on some books.
  • Spend more time reading today!
  • 31 Days of Read Alouds – Book ideas with activities, crafts, recipes, and printables.

April 10 – Golfer’s Day
If you do not have avid golf fans in your home, try these ideas:

  • Play a game of mini putt putt around the living room.
  • Look at pictures of Scottish golf courses (much different than American manicured courses).
  • Discover which King outlawed golf in the sixteen hundreds.

April 13 – Scrabble Day
If you like the traditional game, Scrabble Slam cards, or another version, play Scrabble in place of language arts today.

April 15 – Tax Day, Titanic Remembered

  • Are you teaching your children about work and being good stewards of their money?  If you have older children consider Economics for Everybody, a dvd curriculum taught by R.C. Sproul Jr.
  • Did you know the Titanic was struck before midnight on April 14th, but did not sink until 2:00 am on the 15th?  Teach your students about icebergs with this iceberg experiment.
  • Try this sink or float experiment.

April 22 – Earth Day

April 25 – Zucchini Bread Day

April 26 – Arbor Day

April Is:

  • Autism Awareness Month
  • Keep America Beautiful Month
  • National Garden Month
  • National Poetry Month

Plan ahead to add a little fun to your April school days!

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Stef is a homeschooling mom to two energetic superheroes. She believes in hands-on interest-led learning. Married to a busy traveling golf course architect, they have taken their homeschool on the road to enjoy many field trips. Stef is the creator of The Homeschool Village.

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