13 Elementary Home School {Lesson Plans}

Elementary Home School is what we are focusing on!  Yesterday we featured an interview from Enchanted Homeschooling Mom blogger, Jill.  Today we are featuring some of her favorite lesson plans.

Elementary Home school Lesson Plans - 13 fun ideas for homeschool activities

Homeschooling Pros and Cons?

The conversation is best started with WHY Jill decided to homeschool her kids.  In this personal story of homeschooling, we follow Jill’s decision to homeschool.

Elementary Home School

Homeschooling decorating and organization ideas are plentiful.  In fact, I have pinned this article several times and didn’t realize it was Jill!  I love the bright and airy decorating of her elementary home school space.

Now this was a homeschooling day catches Jill’s family on one of those days where things don’t go according to the homeschool plan…or do they?

Lesson Plans

Jill has tons of fun curriculums and printable activities along with her lesson plans geared for elementary home school.

Here are some favorite lesson plans:

Lesson Plans from Enchanted Homeschooling Mom for Elementary Home School

Storybook Artist Unit Studies – this 109 page printable download covers 92 lessons including some final project suggestions.

Art: Exploring Textures – DIY texture paint brushes for kids to explore artistic movement.

Foam Dart Physics Unit – What kid ISN’T going to want to learn physics if it includes shooting foam darts?  Homeschooling or not, this is a fun look at physics appropriate for 3rd-5th grade.

Printable Parade Unit – Inspired by the Thanksgiving Day Parade, this fun unit of learning checks out the parade balloons up close and personal.

Disney-inspired Spelling Board – To solve the problem of her kids dreading spelling lessons, this fun solution included one of their favorite Disney characters.

Make your own fossils – a fun lesson about fossils including DIY fossil building.

Wormy Apple Project – I promise!  It is cute wormy apple, not gross.

John Glenn Unit Study – Some fun space study around John Glenn’s July birthday.

Weather Unit –  TONS of fun centered around the weather and how to chart it, measure it and play with it!

Creek Day – Because learning outside is much more fun.

Homeschool Time Capsule – Remembering the everyday of homeschooling everyday.

More Elementary Home School Ideas

Many of the Kids Activities Blog Quirky Mommas also homeschool {which is probably why we adore Jill’s ideas so much} and here are some recent Elementary Home School ideas:




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