One community service project seemed to lead to another for Michael Patterson, grown homeschooler. He shares a variety of service project ideas in here that could work for your family. And as Michael reminds us, "Kids don't have to wait to become adults
Teaching Children About Service -- Cool idea about using a wooden spoon as a "magic wand"."Finding the magic wand on your bed after someone had made it for you or finding it by the empty sink on your night to do dishes was sure a fun surprise.
"Penny of Time" Adventure: Kids Helping the Homeless, Delivering Care Packages to the Homeless. one experience in giving away a care package to a man sleeping on a city bench. It was one you won't be forgetting for awhile. Teach children to serve.
Fall Service Project: Leaf Raking Bandits - fun service project to do with your family! Go to houses and rake up their leaves for them. Don't forget to leave behind the FREE printable "raking bandit" poem! Love, love, LOVE this!
Service Ideas for Kids During the Christmas Season
Did you know November 13 is World Kindness Day? In honor of World Kindness Day and the Carnival of Natural Parenting, there are lots of ideas and resources in this post for helping your kids develop compassion through service projects.
Service Project Pennies of Time: "Penny of Time" Adventure: Making Chemo Care Packages. The boys put together 6 packages to give to those going through chemotherapy. We'll be taking the packages to a local oncology office. Teach children to serve.