Fun From The Movies – Mom’s Library

Fun From The Movies this week on Mom's Library with Castle View Academy

Do you have any movie fans in your house?  I certainly do!  There was a stir around the dinner table this week as the meal was interrupted to watch live streaming of ‘important’ movie updates!   I just couldn’t resist these fun learning and food crafts from the movies!  And just in time for you […]

Dear Mom : A Review

Dear Mom, A beautiful book from a son to his mom, By Peter Wilson and reviewed by Castle View Academy

Last spring we wrote about Daddy’s Little Girl, by Peter Wilson.  It’s not often one comes across a mother-son book , especially from the son’s perspective.  Today I’m pleased to bring you his newest release, “Dear Mom,”  just in time for Mother’s Day. Dear Mom has a twist from the usual story books.  It’s written from […]

ARTistic Pursuits Intro to Visual Arts: A Review

Art Education couldn't be easier with ARTistic Pursuits! Castle View Academy has been loving learning art appreciation and exploring art in many mediums

Have you been introduced to ARTistic Pursuits yet?  If not, please allow me to have the honour.  Over the past six weeks our family have been using Early Elementary K-3, Book 1: Introduction to the Visual Arts and LOVING it!  Now let me tell you more about this fantastically fool-proof art curriculum… Did I say fool-proof?  Yes, […]

World Cultures with the CKCBH #26

Creative Kids Culture Blog Hop 26 - World Cultures Homeschool

Good morning!  I hope your part of the world is as sunny as ours is this weekend!  I’ve been very busy recently, but I hope to get out and soak up some of this sun today, even if I’m doing working at moving stones.  Perhaps we can estimate weights and numbers as we do it […]

Exclusive FLASH FREEBIE ($50+ Value)

Flash Freebie from Educents and Castle View Academy! Grab it before it's gone, your kids will thank you!

I’m so excited to be able to offer you this 4-day FLASH FREEBIE! I’ve partnered up with Educents this week to bring you 14 printable learning packs worth a combined total of $52.00! There’s no need to have to think about what your children can do to learn (and have FUN) with this exclusive Freebie […]

Early Math Games on Mom’s Library

Early math games for kids (& math for Moms too) on Mom's Library with Castle View Academy

Math.  It’s been on my brain a lot lately!  The children are loving their math lessons, though they are reaching new concepts and sometimes that can be a bit frustrating.  But the thing about math is that there’s always more to learn, and many ways that it can be learned.  You don’t just have to […]

Getting Arty With Cheese On Toast

Getting arty with cheese on toast is a fun way to start the weekend!

Do your children like to have fun with their food? Or maybe it’s your HUSBAND who likes to get creative?? Well, in our home, everything gets a new spin from time to time, and one day it was our grilled cheese on toast. I can no longer remember how this happened, but it no doubt […]

Grade 2 Writing Through The Year

Print and Go Writing Activities For Every Season Thematic Writing Thru The Year for Grade Two (& much more)!

Parents and teachers, don’t you wish you could have a little something up your sleeve to pull out at the last minute?  Something both fun for the kids as well as educational?  I know I need something ready to pull out on the days I’m not feeling fully functional.  Or maybe for use by a […]

Carrickfergus Castle Excavation

Hands on Learning at Carrickfergus Castle Excavation with Castle View Academy

I was sorting through photographs on the PC recently and came across ones from a field trip the children and I did last year.  It was such a fantastic day for us, and we’d like to share our Carrickfergus castle archaeological excavation field trip with you. It was March, but the weather was dry and […]

How’s The Weather? 7 Weather Activities For Kids on ML

How's The Weather 7 Weather Activities For Kids

Hello there!  Nice to see you.  How’s the weather where you are?  We’re having a hotter-than-average few days and really enjoying it!  There isn’t much time to spend inside so I’ll get right to the point with this week’s feature: 7 Weather Activities For Kids. If you missed last week’s round-up, I featured Cute Critters […]