Book of Mormon projects for kids

Here’s another Book of Mormon Gold Plates project for your kids. We did this one with our Primary class. But it would be a great project for celebrating the Feast of Trumpets ....more

How to make the Golden Plates with kids

The Book of Mormon is a translation of ancient Gold Plates, which is not easily understood by our young kids. “Plates…the kind we eat from?” My husband wants to get some sheets of ore to help the kids understand this ancient way of writing. The metal would have to be soft enough to use a stylus so they can understand [...] The post How to make the Golden Plates with kids appeared first on Eve Out of the Garden ....more

The Feast of Trumpets for Mormons

I wish Mormons celebrated some of the Jewish holidays. But we don’t have that custom of special Feast Days. One time, when my kids were young we celebrated Joseph Smith’s birthday on December 23rd, but that was so close to Christmas, we didn’t do it often ....more

Date Pecan Loaf

I wouldn’t say this is a date bread. There’s not much to it ...more

Heart healthy chocolate

Chocolate...more

Why was Cain’s sacrifice rejected?

The Bible is a bit confusing. You may get the idea that Cain offered up the wrong gift to God, fruits from his field instead of an animal from his flock. It’s vague why God was angry with Cain ....more

Between evolution and creation

Most people who adhere to the Bible and Torah believe the creation story — that God “created” the earth in seven days, and formed man from the dust of the earth and woman from Adam’s rib. This is a nice little story, but I want to know more. How do we explain evolution and creationism? ...more

Herbs to Increase Energy

We live in an age when we get things instantly. We accesss the Internet for quick answers, we text friends and family as a thought occurs. If we are feeling low in energy, we might grab a Coke or an Energy drink, or a candy bar ....more

Homeschool Sixth Grade Curriculum

History Time period: Medieval/Early Renaissance, 400 – 1600 Story of the World, vol. 2 Sample page Story of the World activity book, vol. 2 Activity book 2 sample Test Booklet, vol ....more

Homeschool Fifth Grade Curriculum

History In fifth grade, you start all over with ancient history. Even though you are covering the same time period as first grade, there’s always more to do and learn. If you did not use The Story of the World volume 1 in first grade, then get it now for the fifth grade ....more