When I first started homeschooling I made a binder for all of our records and plans. Oh, it was a beautiful binder! It had tabs for each subject. It had the state standards printed out. It was perfect. Perfect. I also had a beautiful little daily scheduling system. There was laminating, … [Read more...]
When You Want to Press the “Reset” Button….
Some days are terrible. Some days I'm exhausted, or my kids are exhausted. Or we've had too much sugar, or we don't feel good, or we're just cranky. I used to put this in one category if I was the cranky one and another if it was one of my kids, but as it turns out we all work in a really … [Read more...]
Sonlight or Bookshark: What’s a Progressive Christian Homeschooler to do?
It seemed like the world started dividing everybody up as soon as I got pregnant with my first child: breast or bottle? Cosleeping or crib? Home or working, or working from home? It got a little worse when we decided to homeschool. It wasn't my mom's homeschool world, where you either … [Read more...]