FREE BOOKS! Today’s best Kindle freebies for your family

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FREE BOOKS! Today's best KindleAmazon freebies for your family

All of the resources below were available free or on offer at the time this post was put together, but keep in mind that Amazon freebies/deals change rapidly, so don’t wait to download those that interest you.

Also, a disclaimer: I’ve done my best to choose titles I think my readers would enjoy, but I haven’t read all of the books listed below. Please preview to determine what’s appropriate for you and yours.

Have fun!
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Candle making with kids

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Candle making with kids
Written by Jamie Martin of Simple Homeschool and Steady Mom

You guys? I did something amazing.

I. MADE. FIRE!

Well, hand-dipped beeswax taper candles at least.

If you know me at all, you know that I don’t “do” crafting.

Aside from Green Kid Crafts (which I love exactly because I don’t have to plan anything, and all the supplies greet us at the door each month), I try to stick with my strengths, which happen to be in mostly non-artsy arenas.

But I love learning how to make practical things that my family can use, and for this reason (as well as reading about Mother creating them in Farmer Boy), I’ve always wanted to try my hand at making candles.
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Weekend homeschool links

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Weekend homeschool links
Weekend links
My Jonathan (age 11, & a meteorologist in the making) adores his new climate/weather kit!

Amazing readers, over the next few weeks I’d be so grateful if you could help me make Simple Homeschool even more useful and inspiring by giving me some helpful feedback.

Today I’d love to hear your thoughts about these weekend links posts: How would you rate them on a scale of 1-10? If you wouldn’t rate them a 10, how could I improve them to make them better for you?

Click here to leave a comment, and if you could keep your words on the positive/constructive side, that would be so appreciated. Thank you!

Enjoy this collection of weekend homeschool links:

What we’re reading this week:

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Giveaway: $120 K-5 science package from Be Naturally Curious

MWG molecule activity

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Welcome to this week’s giveaway–sponsored by Be Naturally Curious!

From Valerie at Be Naturally Curious:

“I am a mom to two energetic and inquisitive young girls and also happen to be a former college Biology professor.

One of my greatest passions in life is to help ALL kids experience the joy in learning science and exploring nature!

I believe this is best done by focusing on concepts and reinforcing learning with multiple, non-traditional teaching techniques, which is why I started Be Naturally Curious, creating science and nature mini-courses for kids grades K-5.

I love to share and discuss ideas about science and learning on our Facebook page —please come connect with us!
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Weekend homeschool links

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Weekend homeschool links
Pastry, tea, books, journal, & Panera = Jamie’s happy place

Enjoy this collection of weekend homeschool links:

What we’re reading this week:

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