Follow my blog with Bloglovin The free printable notebooking pages in this post were created by a reader, Sunshine Connor. She is a homeschool mom, but she doesn’t blog. She kindly sent these pages to me to share with all of my readers. She says these are her first foray into creating pages, but they […]


Presentation Page

by Jimmie Lanley on October 26, 2012

I got a request from Claire for a presentation notebooking page. She said, We do presentations a couple of times a year, and I would love to have a notebooking page that would be set out like a programme of events, including a title, date and a place to record what we ate, the subjects […]


Comparison Notebooking Page

by Jimmie Lanley on May 7, 2012

A blog reader and online friend Amy Uptain sent me a request for a notebooking page by email. She said I have a suggestion for a notebooking page.  My 2nd grader read Mary Poppins, and instead of having her do a more traditional book report, I had her contrast the book with the movie. I actually just had […]


A to Z Brainstorming Page

by Jimmie Lanley on February 22, 2012

Having a structure for brainstorming can be helpful. One such scaffold is the alphabet — A to Z. A children’s class I teach at church was going to list ways to pray for people from A to Z, so I devised this printable graphic organizer for the task. Of course, you can use it for […]


Game Board Templates

by Jimmie Lanley on January 13, 2012

I am always amazed at how simple games make homeschool so much more fun. I have taken “boring” review questions or tough math problems and presented them in the format of a card game or a board game and received praises for being the coolest mom ever. Games really work. If you need a nudge, […]


My Booklet About … Printable

by Jimmie Lanley on October 10, 2011

If you would like to add a little variety to your notebooks, how about a booklet format? This simple one page printable can be folded into a booklet which can be used for  summarizing, writing your own stories, or taking notes. Note:  Be sure to print the file front/back so that it will become a booklet when […]


Timeline Notebooking Pages

by Jimmie Lanley on August 22, 2011

Today’s free notebooking printables are one page timelines which are perfect for arranging facts about a person’s life in chronological order listing events during a period of history outlining the plot of a work of literature brainstorming a narrative (for creative writing) There is a six event page and an eight event page plus other […]


Biography Notebooking Pages

by Jimmie Lanley on June 27, 2011

These free printable notebooking pages are suitable for writing about any person in your history studies. Actually, these pages will work for any person at all, famous or not. Your child could even use these for “About Me” notebooking pages or to record an interview. In language arts, these biography pages could be used for […]


Simple Biography Notebooking Page

by Jimmie Lanley on May 9, 2011

This freebie is perfect for the younger notebookers in your homeschool. There are two pages — one for a man and another for a woman. The person in the center is left very generic so that you can embellish as desired with facial features and clothing. Four simple speech balloons surround the figure, giving your […]


K-W-L Graphic Organizer Printable

by Jimmie Lanley on March 11, 2011

My husband accuses me of turning everything into a lesson. Okay, I admit it. I do. But it seems to me if you’re going to drive to a museum and pay for admission, you may as well milk it for all the educational value you can. Tack on some written learning activities, and count it […]