Homeschool View - December 2012

  • Why Jesus Is Better Than Santa Claus

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 6th

    "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might... Read More...


  • Bust Your Student's Boredom

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 6th

    "I'm bored," announced my friend's four-year-old, Kennedy, last week.From the doorway of her daughter's bedroom, Stephanie took inventory. Activity desk. Play kitchen. Shelves packed with picture books and preschool ... Read More...


  • Christmas around the World

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 6th

    While no two countries celebrate Christmas with identical customs, people throughout the world observe Christmas as the birth of Jesus Christ and a joyous time for caroling, feasting, and gift-giving. Here are a few examples of how believers in other... Read More...


  • DIY Advent Calendar

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 6th

    Make this Christmas about family with a handmade, activity-themed advent calendar.First, trace and cut a large Christmas tree out of solid green fabric. Next, make 25 pockets by sewing, hot gluing, or stapling 25 squares of fun... Read More...


  • Lose the Stress This Christmas

    Posted in Homeschool View on Thursday, Dec 6th

    Staging the perfect Christmas is an annual attempt that can leave even the most energetic homeschooling parent exhausted and stressed. Decorating your home, coordinating family and church activities, and tracking down the perfect present for everyone... Read More...