Targus Laptop Backpack Only $9.99

Targus Laptop Backpack Only $9.99

There are some nice deals to be found this week, and I wanted to make sure to keep everyone updated on what we believe are the best ones right now.  Here is a really nice deal if you're looking for a Laptop Backpack. Best Buy has these Targus City Laptop Backpacks for...

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SKrafty Clubs Now Available

SKrafty Clubs Now Available

Is your homeschool student interested in discussing and sharing their interests with others? SKrafty has several clubs meeting monthly for that purpose!  They can connect with new and current friends online!  Read on for more information! How Does it Work? Select one...

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How to Avoid Dangers in Online Gaming

How to Avoid Dangers in Online Gaming

I read an article today about a Mississippi boy who went missing after possibly chatting with someone online.  This wasn't anywhere near my house, but still it hits very close to home as my children play games and talk to their friends using apps like this boy was...

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Minecraft Brewing Station

Minecraft Brewing Station

Minecraft is a game that has delighted millions. It helps children learn how to use technology and the basics of coding, all in one place. But, you can also have fun and learn with Minecraft away from the computer. Follow along to learn how to make your very own...

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SKrafty Summer Camp 2018 Week in Review

Sadly, we have come to the end of our 2018 SKrafty Summer camp! It is always a really fun time for all of us.  It's nice to be able to spend a week together with friends building, learning, and playing.  I wanted to take a few minutes to share some highlights with...

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Headphones for Live Classes or Gaming Only $13.98

If you are looking for a nice affordable pair of headphones to use for live classes these work great! Our favorites are the Logitech Headsets here, but these also work really great at a lower price.  Right now you can get a pair of Ailihen C8 Foldable Headphones for...

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Seed Science Experiment

Seed Science Experiment

Have you ever thought about why seeds are planted in the ground? Can seeds sprout in the light? What exactly do seeds need to grow? Find out in this light and dark seed science experiment. In this experiment, kids will learn how to grow seeds, what seeds need to...

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DIY Thermometer

DIY Thermometer

  Ever wonder how thermometers work? The science of thermometers is simple. Higher temperatures produce greater levels of energy, which allow molecules to move faster. You can see this in action by placing a straw inside a bottle filled with liquid. When the...

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DIY Anemometer

DIY Anemometer

Have you ever wanted to measure how fast the wind is blowing? You can do just that when you make your own anemometer. The easiest anemometer to make at home is called a Robinson anemometer. The device catches the wind inside cups, and then starts to spend, when you...

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Summer Sale on Books Used in SKrafty Classes from CBD.Com

Summer Sale on Books Used in SKrafty Classes from CBD.Com

There is a great sale on homeschool curriculum going on now at Christianbook.com. Many of the books used for Skrafty classes are discounted. Below is a list of some of the deals or head over HERE to see all the sales. Use code HSFREE18 to get free shipping on orders...

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2018/2019 SKrafty Live History Classes

We are so excited to offer two wonderful options for history in 2018/2019!  These courses are live, online, teacher led.  The students will participate in class discussions weekly in an online classroom.  Click the links below for more information: Ancient History For...

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2018/2019 SKrafty Live Science Classes

Are you looking for a fun, community based online science class for your homeschool student?  SKrafty has a few options to choose from for grades 3rd up to 12th!  Click the links below to learn more about our science offerings for the 2018/2019 school year. Science in...

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Free Online Holy Week Easter Class

It is that time of year when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ during this Holy season!  We will be learning about and participating in Holy Week once again this year, but we will be doing it Minecraft style. Click HERE to participate in the study. How it...

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New! SKrafty Homeschool Baking and Cooking Club Meeting Monthly

New! SKrafty Homeschool Baking and Cooking Club Meeting Monthly

Are you interested in cooking and baking?  Do you like to share your creations with others?  Do you want new ideas to use in the kitchen?  If so then you will definitely want to check out the NEW SKrafty Cooking and Baking Club!  This club will meet once per month in...

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Free Holy Week Easter Study

It is that time of year when we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ during this Holy season!  We will be learning about and participating in Holy Week once again this year, but we will be doing it Minecraft style. Click HERE to participate in the study. How it...

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Great Deal on Gaming or Live Class Logitech Headset

If you are looking for a new headset for your kiddo for using on Teamspeak, during live classes, or just for listening to music I HIGHLY recommend these!  My guys and gal use this exact brand and model and love it.  The sound is nice and clear PLUS it works great for...

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2018/2019 SKrafty IEW Class Registration Now Open

It's writing time!  Please join us for a fun-filled writing class with live classes, grading, and some Minecraft.  These courses will be a 2 semester class, and the text book we will vary depending on the age level.  Each class can be used for a full writing or...

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2018 IEW Writing and Grammar Class Survey

We are in process of planning next year's classes and would LOVE and appreciate your input. If you would please fill out the following survey it would really be helpful.  NOTE:  While this survey is targeted to help decide which IEW writing classes we will offer, we...

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Minecraft-Inspired Egg Carton Squids

Minecraft-Inspired Egg Carton Squids

Minecraft-Inspired Egg Carton Squids My kids are obsessed with Minecraft. They not only play the game every spare moment they can get, but they also try to collect as many Minecraft-themed toys, games, cards, and anything else they can find. If you haven't noticed,...

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Minecraft-Inspired Melty Bead Tools

Minecraft-Inspired Melty Bead Tools

Minecraft-Inspired Melty Bead Tools If your kids love Minecraft as much as mine do, then they will go nuts for these adorable Minecraft-inspired melty bead tools. There are so many things you can do with the tools once they are completed. Play with them, use them for...

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Minecraft-Inspired Cardboard Pickaxe

Minecraft-Inspired Cardboard Pickaxe

Minecraft-Inspired Cardboard Pickaxe Minecraft is HUGE at our house, but I don't feel right letting my kids play Minecraft all day every day. I like for them to have hands-on play as well. But, the appeal of video games is strong. So, to entice them to get off the...

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Minecraft-Inspired Playdough Blocks

Minecraft-Inspired Playdough Blocks

Minecraft-Inspired Playdough Blocks If you have Minecraft lovers in your house, they are probably on the X-box or computer more than you would like. But, you can entice your little Minecraft-lovers away from the game by showing them how they can create their very own...

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Minecraft-Inspired Shrink Plastic Charm Bracelet

Minecraft-Inspired Shrink Plastic Charm Bracelet

Minecraft-Inspired Shrink Plastic Charm Bracelet Did you know that you don't have to have official shrink plastic to make shrink art? I recently discovered that most hard plastic that comes on to-go food containers and plastic containers for baked goods will behave...

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Minecraft-Inspired LEGO Desert Biome

Minecraft-Inspired LEGO Desert Biome

Minecraft-Inspired LEGO Desert Biome Even though LEGO makes (expensive) Minecraft LEGO sets, there is something a bit magical about creating it for yourself out of bricks you already own. If you put in a little time and effort, the handmade Minecraft desert biome...

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