/Melissa Crabtree

About Melissa Crabtree

I'm blessed to be a child of the King, married to Robert and a homeschooling mom of two great kids! I also have the privilege of working from home as the Community Manager for Five in a Row Publishing!

Winter 25% off Sale! {ends January 24}

We’ve decided to celebrate this season by giving our FIAR families 25% off of our Winter Nature Study (66 pages) and the January/February Holiday Through the Seasons volume (22 pages)! Five in a Row has literature based units on many books set in the winter, and these studies here are perfect additions to those units or delightful stand alone activities as well!

See more about both products on our Additional Resources Page! (Sale prices will be reflected in your digital shopping cart.)

By |January 13th, 2014|Just for Fun|2 Comments

Cranberry Thanksgiving Unit Available Now!

We’ve made Cranberry Thanksgiving available as a downloadable unit just in time to share it with your family this year!
Get yours here for just $5 today!

Read more about Becky Jane Lambert’s week rowing Cranberry Thanksgiving with her daughter here.

Subscribe to the blog to download the FREE FoldNLearn for Cranberry Thanksgiving too!

By |November 12th, 2013|Five in a Row, Five in a Row Holiday, Thanksgiving|2 Comments

One Mom’s FIAR Planning Process

For as many FIAR families as there are out there, there are as many ways to plan your year. Here’s one mom’s routine:

1. Create school year calendar.

2. Review school calendar and select START and END dates for upcoming school year. I officially school for 36 weeks or 180 days; however, I select an end date

By |November 4th, 2013|How To|8 Comments

5000 Likes Giveaway!

You have gotten us to 5,000 fans on Facebook, and we’re always looking for a reason to have a giveaway!

Because we’re celebrating 5,000 likes, we thought it would be fun to have 5 winners!

Here’s what you have a chance to win:

Your choice of ONE: Five in a Row 1, 2, OR 3 or

By |October 17th, 2013|Giveaway!|205 Comments

Five in a Row in the FALL

Making seasonal memories is one of the most delightful things you can do to begin family traditions with your children, as it has been with us at Five in a Row! As the air gets cooler, days get shorter and leaves start to change, fall seems to pull us to get out into the world