(Times are approximate. I'm severely Type B, after all.) Technically, the first day of school was supposed to be this Tuesday, the day after Labor Day. That was the day my other kids started high school outside the home so it made sense to me. However, some day in July it made sense to me … Continue reading A Day in the Life of a Type B Homeschooler – First Day of School!
Well hey hey, look at that I'm actually blogging. 😀 The upcoming start of a new school year has energized me to want to blog again. I finally feel like I have some things worth sharing! So much emotional turmoil over the summer kind of left me tongue tied (I'm sure I'll talk about it … Continue reading They all rolled over and one fell out…
Just like I can't believe it is August already, I can't believe we are entering the 2015-2016 school year! Just yesterday I was a little kid thinking I'd be ancient in the year 2000 (31! Old as the dinosaurs!), and now I really am ancient and it's 2015. 🙂 I expect George Jetson to … Continue reading 2015-2016 Curriculum
Always one to fall into the trap of treating my kids as a group, I've pretty much lumped the youngest three together as far as what we are doing for homeschooling this school year. I'm not usually proud of that "group think,", but it's working for us this year! These youngest three are: Julia, 11 and in 6th … Continue reading What We Are Using This Year: The Rest of Them
2014-2015 will be my 12th official year of homeschooling. I didn't think that was a big deal, until this summer when sitting with other mothers from our Classical Conversations group. They are a younger group for the most part, and there were some ooohs and aaahs during introductions when I said how long we had been … Continue reading What we are using this year: 11th grade