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 I will bake you a chocolate cake.  I really will!  I'll probably eat it all myself, but it's the thought that counts, right? I make awesome printables.  Not to be presumptuous  or conceited...but I love my printables and I really hope you do too.  If you e-mail me, I will e-mail you back.  Perhaps fate thinks we are supposed to be BFF4Eva.  You don't want to upset fate, do you? Okay seriously, I won't spam you and I will only send valuable e-mails.  Stuff that might actually be useful … [Continue reading...]

What do you mean Secular Homeschooling?

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So when people find out we homeschool we get a lot of different reactions.  And I'm always a bit surprised because the people who I think would be super against homeschooling are always the ones who literally cheer us on.  I mean standing in front of us clapping their hands.  (Yes, very awkward).   If I'm being completely 100% honest...I don't advertise that we homeschool.  I don't want to open us up for criticism in that way.  I know why I homeschool.  That's good enough for me...and … [Continue reading...]

Swing In To Summer Learning Week 1! Zoo Theme

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Hi and Welcome to Royal Baloo! If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed , Facebook Page, Pinterest, or G+ Page. Thanks for visiting!Swing In To Summer Learning: A Free 5 week summer learning program for kids from 2-10! Ahhh it’s here!  It’s here!!  I am so incredibly excited about […]

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Letter Oo Dot Marker ABC Printables

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I just want to point out that the Octopus in this set is absolutely adorable.  I LOVE it.  The owl too.   Do A Dot Letter Pages (Upper and Lowercase) Letter Mazes Letter Hunt Letter Patterns Count the Letters Dot the Beginning Sound Upper and Lowercase Do a Dot Letter Pages with Clipart Do A […]

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2016/2017 Curriculum Overview

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I’ve spent way way way too much time trying to decide on curriculum for next year.  Part of me just wants to get a box set and be done with it, but we really like All About Reading/All About Spelling.  So I decided to do everything separate which meant like 80 different choices had to […]

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Letter Nn Do a Dot Printables

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What’s in the Pack? Do A Dot Letter Pages (Upper and Lowercase) Letter Mazes Letter Hunt Letter Patterns Count the Letters Dot the Beginning Sound Upper and Lowercase Do a Dot Letter Pages with Clipart Do A Dot Pages with Clipart Dot the Letter to Make the Letter (Upper and Lower) Graph and Dot Prewriting […]

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Frog themed emergent readers

Frog Emergent Reader: All About Frogs.   Royal loves non-fiction writing, especially when it comes to animals.  I knew he’d love a little book with a few facts about frogs.  Even better, I knew I could throw in a bit of vocabulary.  So I put this together with him in mind.  Its got a lot […]

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Letter Mm Do a Dot Printables

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What’s in the Pack? Do A Dot Letter Pages (Upper and Lowercase) Letter Mazes Letter Hunt Letter Patterns Count the Letters Dot the Beginning Sound Upper and Lowercase Do a Dot Letter Pages with Clipart Do A Dot Pages with Clipart Dot the Letter to Make the Letter (Upper and Lower) Graph and Dot Prewriting […]

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How to Learn from a Failed Experiment

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For Earth Day I had this wonderful idea to show the boys how pollution effects plants and their growth.  I thought we’d simulate a little experiment.  The idea was simple – we would use 3 old milk cartons, put a bit of soil and some seeds in them.  1 would be a control.  1 would […]

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Hexbug Math

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One day, shortly before Christmas, the hubs, Logi-Bear and I were shopping at Target.  I don’t know know what happened, but when we got home Logi-Bear had a hexbug.  We weren’t into Hexbugs before that.  I kind of knew what they were but we just didn’t have them. Let’s just say, the boys LOVE the […]

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