When you are a home schooling parent, finding ways to make your kids' learning experience fun, diverse and educational can be pretty tricky. From choosing a curriculum to scheduling out your day, holding down the learning fort at home is a lot, and it's so important to keep things from getting stale, so your kids stay engaged with the material. If you can keep things fresh with projects that will ignite your child's passion for learning, you're already halfway there.
That's why we've rounded up our favorite home-school activities to make your life a little easier. These projects and ideas will help you make every day unique, educational and entertaining for both you and your kids — because we know those same-old worksheets can be a drag after a while.
Originally posted August 2016. Updated July 2017.