Sign up for our free monthly Holiday Fun newsletter (LOOK in the right-hand column —–>) and a get a free 210-page Holiday Coloring book as our welcome gift. An archive of previously sent newsletters is below.

Thumbnail image for May Resources

May Resources

Welcome to May! Spring is finally here in the Northern Hemisphere, while the Southern Hemisphere greets the welcome relief of autumn. Snow is melting, flood preparations are underway, green is showing up everywhere. Spring! May is National Flower Month (May, 2014). Enjoy a flower garden game Watch a video about edible flowers Have fun with […]

Thumbnail image for April Resources

April Resources

Welcome to April! We know that April showers bring May flowers … spring is definitely in the air in the Northern Hemisphere! It brings with it the great spring holidays, full of promise and life and joy. We start off the month with a blast of fun and pranks, on April Fools’ Day (April 1, […]

Thumbnail image for March Resources

March Resources

Welcome to March! Coming in like a lion over much of the Northern Hemisphere, let’s hope it goes out like a lamb! But we have plenty to keep us busy during this wild and volatile season. March is Women’s History Month. Women’s history goes back as far as men’s, but it has been officially recognized […]

Thumbnail image for January Resources

January Resources

Welcome to January! A new year begins, so much promise! Here we go. The main holiday we celebrate in January is New Years’ Day (January 1, 2014). Where does our calendar come from? Help this girl get ready for a New Years’ party! Can you find five differences between these New Years’ pictures? Did you […]

Thumbnail image for December Resources

December Resources

Welcome to December! Another year has flown by. Where it goes is always a mystery! To start the month off with a little laughter (and in order to increase the number of reviews we have on Jokes By Kids: Volume 2 (in Kindle format) is FREE for four days starting December 3. Grab your […]

Thumbnail image for November Resources

November Resources

Welcome to November! It’s hard to believe that the year is almost over! Fall celebrations are taking over. Halloween is finished and on to the next! Many Mexican-Americans celebrate The Day of the Dead (November 1-2, 2013). What is the Day of the Dead? Day of the Dead Coloring Pages Watch a video about Day […]

Thumbnail image for October Resources

October Resources

Welcome to October! Sunny days, cool nights, bobbing for apples, decorating for Halloween … an exciting time! Did you know that the world’s first space vehicle, the Russian satellite Sputnik, was launched on October 4, 1957? Learn About Sputnik Is There a Purple Tentacle Menace Out There? Put The Space Shuttle Together (Jigsaw Puzzle) Celebrate […]

Thumbnail image for September Resources

September Resources

Welcome to September! Fall is well and truly here, although the weather can still be quite warm in many places. September starts off with a bang, with Labor Day (September 2, 2013). In many places, school starts right after Labor Day, so it is an important date for families! Celebrate with Back to School Coloring […]

Thumbnail image for July Resources

July Resources

Welcome to July! Ah … long lazy days, BBQs, waving flags and confetti everywhere. What’s not to love? The most important holiday we celebrate in July is, of course, Independence Day (July 4, 2013). Here are a few activities to enhance this time. Virtual Apple Pie Let Your Guests Help Make the Decorations for Your […]

Thumbnail image for June Resources

June Resources

Welcome to June! School is out in many parts of the United States, and we can’t believe that the year is half gone already. Ben Franklin flew a kite on June 5, 1752. Here are Barbara’s favorite websites about that famous experiment. Did it really happen? Try an electricity crossword puzzle. A special day in […]