Our tree is up. The house is decorated for Christmas. It's a tradition in my family to decorate just after Thanksgiving - that way we can enjoy the trimmings for the whole month of December!
We have another tradition, one that has to do with our homeschool plans. We not only spread holiday cheer throughout our home, but we also sprinkle a little throughout our lessons. Our math is Christmas themed. Our art and music are holiday-related. And we always read-aloud The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!
Our kids like the change of pace, but more than that they love the holiday-themed science projects we do! Here are a few of our favorites from the past:
Whether you celebrate Christmas or not, I trust you will enjoy trying out these activities this December as much as we do!
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