There are two types of weekly meetings we are going to cover today. The first is weekly meetings with your kids, and the second is weekly meetings with your spouse. When you take the time to sit down with your kids to discuss the week ahead, it can take a lot of stress out of your homeschool. When the kids do not have any idea of where they are going week to week, that is a struggle for … [Read more...] about Weekly Meetings for Homeschoolers
One of the easiest ways to create a good morning routine is to have an amazing evening routine. An evening routine helps set you up for success the next day because you can accomplish a lot of the “prep” work of the morning during the night before. Evening routines are not easy. Usually, by the end of the day, you are exhausted and the last thing you want to do is work on getting stuff ready … [Read more...] about An Evening Routine to set your Morning Right
Creating a morning routine is one of the best homeschool helps there is. You are probably thinking, “I barely function in the morning, why do I need a morning routine?” The reason is simple, a routine is a sequence of habits that you carry out, and a morning routine would be a sequence of habits you carry out in the morning. By setting up a morning routine, you are taking some decision fatigue … [Read more...] about Morning Routine – Yes You Can!
Before we get to implementing specific rhythms and routines for your days and weeks, we are going to focus first on a time inventory. Have you ever looked at another mom and wondered, “how does she do it all?” Well, we all know that she isn’t doing everything. But, she is making specific choices on how she uses her time. This doesn’t mean that she has everything together on all fronts, but … [Read more...] about Time Inventory How to Guide – 31 Days
Planning your homeschool days ought to be a highlight of your homeschool journey. This is the time that you are able to decide what you want your children to learn. Planning your homeschool days isn’t just about the normal school subjects, it is character training, it is life-skills. It really is about shaping the whole person in front of you. Preparing your child for their life away from … [Read more...] about Planning Your Homeschool Days – 31 Days
Welcome to another year of write 31 days here at Townsend House! I can’t believe it, but this year will be my 7th year participating in write 31 days. If you are new here, or do not know what write 31 days is, here is a brief introduction. Write 31 days was created by the Nester at Nesting Place as a challenge to herself to write on one topic for 31 days in a row in October. Then she added … [Read more...] about 31 Days of Homeschool Helps