Learning About France: Activities

This month, we are learning about France at our house. As I've mentioned in past posts, we are subscribers and huge fans of Little Passports, and use their monthly packages and activities as a starting point for our month long focus on a certain country. (This post contains affiliate links.) This month, Sam and Sofia took their magic scooter to France. Included in this packet was a set of stickers for Yaya's passport, map and suitcase, a postcard of the Eiffel Tower, along with a set … [Read more...]

Teaching Geography/Social Studies at Home: Brazil

I've mentioned before that we have chosen to do preschool at home for Yaya. While we don't do much formal learning, we do a lot of reading, art and sensory activities during the week -- mostly because they're fun! It's really important to me that my children are culturally aware. We live in a bit of a homogeneous town and while we are blessed to have some diverse big cities within a day (or two) drive, it is not lost on me that making my children aware of other languages, customs and people … [Read more...]