Cool Sites – February 6, 2013

Posted on Feb 3 2013 in Cool Sites by admin

2.1 Christian Resources: 16 Psalms to Help Ease Worry
2.2 Thrifty Ideas: List of Free Kindle Books
2.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Easy Valentine Cards
2.4 Science: Animal Lapbooks
2.5 Fun: February 2013 Activity Calendar
2.6 Sewing: Sock Monkeys Updated

 

2.1 Christian Resources: 16 Psalms to Help Ease Worry

In times of difficulty and uncertainty, we can forget to “cast our cares upon Him.” Here are some verses from Psalms especially chosen to help us deal with worries. They would make excellent copy work or memory verses regardless of our situations!

www.beliefnet.com/JesusDaily/Features/16-Psalms-for-Depression-and-Anxiety.aspx

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2.2 Thrifty Ideas: List of Free Kindle Books

Thousands of Kindle e-books–including classics, children’s stories, cookbooks, DIY manuals, and more–are available free of charge from Amazon. The following site offers a list of freebies updated regularly and geared towards homeschoolers. Find books on subjects from the U.S. Constitution to National Parks.

www.freehomeschooldeals.com/kindle-homeschool-the-gigantic-list-of-free-kindle-books

http://www.freehomeschooldeals.com/free-kindle-books-middle-school-and-highschool-textbooks

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2.3 Preschool and Kindergarten: Easy Valentine Cards

See a clever idea for a finger- or brush-painted card suitable for young artists. There are also links to more cards at the bottom of the page.

www.inlieuofpreschool.com/2012/02/artsy-valentines-cards-from-flop-to.html

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2.4 Science: Animal Lapbooks

This set of resources, directions, and ideas shows even beginners how to construct any number of lapbooks related to the animal kingdom. It’s geared towards fourth grade students and up. Note that some materials may assume evolution.

www.squidoo.com/animallapbook

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2.5 Fun: February 2013 Activity Calendar

Find a variety of family activity suggestions (one for each day of the month) including build a tower with candy hearts (fine motor skills), create a pipe cleaner sculpture, and much more.

http://kidsactivitiesblog.com/calendar

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2.6 Sewing: Sock Monkeys Updated

Do you have fond memories of this childhood toy or just a desire to make a trendy new version of it? See several examples of these updated monkeys at the first link; get the directions at the second.

http://www.craftpassion.com/2012/04/how-to-sew-sock-monkey.html/2

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