definitely times that we take breaks (everyone needs a break!), but it is what
works for us for right now. I bet that
you school all year and you don’t even know it.
If you bring your kids on educational trips to museums during the
summer, that is school, nature exploration, that is school, workbooks in the
summer, reading to your children. All
learning, all the time!
though. Typically this is after Labor
Day for us. I like to get out every bit
of summer weather we can.
this week to be exact, the first week in August. It seems completely un-natural to me.
at the end of October, and our usual desire to take off between Thanksgiving
and Christmas, I figured we should get the ball rolling with more of our formal
and enjoy the school that we do during the year.
I will still have my mother’s helper here two days a
week, for a couple more weeks, so our school weeks will be shorter, but we will
get a jump on the seat work that I want to accomplish before the new baby
all the supplies we need, and getting all of my planning pages done so that I
have an easier time with schooling two babes this year, in two completely
already happening! While it may seem
early for some (it is awfully early to see those displays in July around here),
it has made my planning a little bit easier because I don’t have to wait around
to find what I am looking for!
school with your kids, public or homeschool?
Do you have strategies to help when a new little one comes along? I would love to hear them!
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