It is hard to homeschool through the holidays, unless you take holiday activities to also be educational. Gift ideas, too, can be used for education.
Surprise December Fun Links. Now updated for December 2016. A fun activity added daily December 1-26.
Christmas Gift Tags With Hints
Just add a cryptic hint to a tag to get the recipient guessing what it could be!
Christmas Lesson Ideas
A Christmas curriculum.
Divide the group into four smaller groups and assign each group one of the words listed here. Read the story. After each of the words is read pause for the group to sing the first line of the song.
Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers
If you want to know what real homeschoolers who love this site are getting their kids for Christmas, here is a list taking directly from my Amazon sales reports.
My gift of laughter for you.
Living Joyfully With Children
Maximize freedom and success, minimize fear and failure.
Luke 2, The Christmas Story
An illustrated story of the birth of the Christ Child, designed for children to read.
Toystore – Gift Ideas for Homeschoolers
Toys that teach, and are a lot of fun, too.
The Twelve Math Days of Christmas
Here are 12 great ways to combine math in your Christmas activities.