I am trying to post a little wrap-up of each week of grades seven, four and five year old kindergarten year throughout the 36 weeks I have planned for school this year. I hope this will encourage mothers that are homeschooling multiple children (or who want to but are worried!), and encourage mothers that even homeschooling children of multiple ages who are far apart in age is doable. You can find week thirteen here and and further in back posts you can find a post pertaining to the first two days of school this year which gives insight to our general daily rhythm.
Rhythm: We completed week fourteen before our Winter Break, and this week was week fifteen of school. I made a very simple schedule with times on it for school in January, knowing that we might need to ease back into school. I am so glad I did since we all ended up with the flu, and I have been the sickest out of everyone. I didn’t get the cleaning and planning (ie, hunt for images ahead of time for our seventh grader’s block), but I am also so happy I plan all blocks over the spring and summer. It really saves you when you fall sick over the winter break. I highly encourage you to start thinking about the grade you will start in the fall and compiling your resources. I am ready to start ordering things soon.
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