Thinking about homeschooling your child, but don’t know where to begin? The best way to begin home educating or homeschooling your children is to just START! Every reason to begin homeschooling is the right reason.Read More
I honestly do not know what is going on in our house . . . we are so insanely busy I feel like I am never home. If we are home, I am rushing about to get back out of the house. This summer is passing us by so quickly and I don't know where it has gone off too.
Can you believe we begin school in five short weeks! Although my children do not really get a 100% break from school during the summer. I did give them all a two week reprieve from any and all things associated with math, science and all the other mandatory educational subjects. I still make my kiddos read daily and we started Bible Bee at the beginning of the summer as well.
We are currently back on our summer school schedule of tutoring once a week and daily math and grammar, as well as reading and Bible Bee. The little poppets are so used to our summer of schooling, they dont' know anything else. My little one told me the other day she wished we were back in school because she missed it. This made my heart sing a bit. Although, I don't know how I would ever fit in school right now because we have so many other activities planned for the rest of the month!
I've decided to give my children annual standardized testing this year at home. I was a bit nervous and apprehensive and wondered how it would play out. I have three little ones in three different grade levels and I need to conduct no less than eight tests per child. Without the other children interrupting.Read More