Is Today A School Day?

All of my kids, but especially my littles, ask this question. Often. And while the answer is usually “Yes”, there are a few reasons in our house that week days turn out not to be school days. One reason we take a day off is for birthdays! The day belongs to the Birthday Girl/Boy, andContinue reading “Is Today A School Day?”

Crisis Schooling Vs. Home Schooling

For many families, there are looming questions about keeping kids in school safe from COVID-19. But the stress of this spring has left them even more uncertain about virtual school. They have legitimate concerns about how to keep up with possibly a whole year of online classes waiting for things to return to normal, andContinue reading “Crisis Schooling Vs. Home Schooling”

Dear Suddenly Homeschooling Friends,

You can do this!!!! Some are nervous because homework time brings out the worst in you and your child and there is no way you can teach them full time. Let me assure you that when you are not both exhausted from getting up early and keeping up with all the academic and social expectationsContinue reading “Dear Suddenly Homeschooling Friends,”