Author - Valerie Mcclintick

Free Homeschool Planner

It's August and that means Homeschool Planning!  Over the years I've created a variety of Free Homeschool Planners, Goal Tracking Worksheets, and Curriculum Guides so I thought I'd share them here easily in one post! Free Homeschool Calendar/Plans/Goals Worksheets Free Independent Weekly Student Planner Free Homeschool Budget Tracker (5 Simple Ways to Stick to...

All About Me Worksheet

If you have a young child entering a new school year, this is a great opportunity for them to share about all their favorites and what makes them unique.  Today I’ve designed two different keepsake worksheets (one for a boy and one for a girl) for children to color and...

Alphabet Mazes

  If you haven't already noticed, I love mazes!  I loved them even more a child, and now that I'm all grown up I think they are a fantastic learning tool when paired up with educational content.  This basic idea is the concept behind our newest website: BrainyMaze.com On Brainy Maze, you'll...

Faith Like Joseph Preschool Bible Printables

  Joseph has always been one of my favorite Bible Heroes, and I've added my most favorite Bible verse (Jeremiah 29:11) to this new set for preschoolers! God had BIG plans for Joseph!! Even if it didn't seem like it along the way,  Joseph played a very important role in History and...

Christian Heroes Giveaway!

This is such an amazing resource for Christian Homeschooling Families!  Christian Heroes Then and Now is a series of books and unit studies published by YWAM Publishing and includes entertaining biographies of the life of some of the strongest fighters of the Faith.  When paired with the accompanying Unit Studies,...

Salt Painting for Summer Art Projects

Recently I was introduced to a new form of textured painting called salt painting.  Basically, you take glue cover it with salt, then drop watercolors on top to absorb the color.  Well, can I just say, "Wowza!"  This is such a fun technique and it creates beautiful art work that...

Lowercase Alphabet Mazes

Young children love to do mazes, and these Animal Alphabet Mazes are just right for building key motor control skills while having fun learning about animals.  This set is available free on BrainyMaze.com and features: Letter Formation Short Reading Practice Tracing Animal with Beginning Letter Lowercase Letter Maze Lowercase Handwriting...

Summer Reading for Middle School

Recently, I designed a Summer Reading and a Summer Writing Challenge for my younger kiddos, but my older children were feeling a bit left out.  So today I whipped up a simple Summer Reading Challenge for Middle School grades.  Because their book sizes are so varied, I thought it might...

Handwriting Warm Up Work

  Little ones who are learning to write will enjoy these fun and free tracing worksheets.  Children follow the path from the lowercase letter to the uppercase letter in this four page set of handwriting pages.  We've used an EZ Read Dyslexia friendly font for children who are just starting to...

Beginning Sound Clip Cards

I don't know about you, buy my children love hands on activities 10x more than just printable worksheets.  It's one of the reasons I was inspired to create FileFolderFun.com, and our newest site: BrainyMaze.com. The main purpose of Brainy Maze is to combine the FUN of mazes with BRAIN building opportunities so...

ASL Worksheets & Mazes

  A collection of Alphabet mazes featuring ASL hand signs along with uppercase and lowercase letter practice. These mazes are great for children learning basic hand signs, and provide opportunity to practice small motor control and dexterity.  Handwriting practice for both uppercase and lowercase letters is provided below. Print ASL Mazes free...

100 Sentences 4 Summer

One of my children is excellent at reading, but his writing could stand some extra practice! I designed this activity pack to provide him with a fun Summer challenge; Write 100 Sentences over Summer Break! 100 Sentences 4 Summer Challenge This pack includes: How to Write a Sentence Chart Vocabulary Words  (Verbs,...

Free Layers of the Earth Worksheets

Learning about the Layers of the Earth is always fun for children.  Today, I've got some new printable resources available for you on our sister site SuperStarWorksheets.com You'll find layers of the earth worksheets, layers of earth diagrams, 3-part cards, labeling the parts of the earth and more! Layers...