Typical Day in Our Homeschool: 7th Grade, 5th Grade, and 1st Grade

While no day is typical, I kept track of one frigid day this winter when we were home all day.  We have a general flow to our day, but the subjects we do each day are different.  This school year I have a 7th grader, 5th grader, and 1st grader.…

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Step by step through our crazy school day

Today I decided to keep track of what everyone was doing in 15 minute increments throughout our school day.  Crazy, right?  Everyone includes my 4th grader, my 2nd grader, my 3 year old, and myself.  You can see the standard schedule we use here.  We varied from it slightly today…

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A Snapshot of a Homeschooling Day

Late this afternoon about an hour before we finished school for the day I grabbed my camera and took a few pictures of what was going on in our homeschool.  While every day is different this moment demonstrated how working with children in different grades can work.  Sometimes my children…

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A Typical Day with Mathematical Reasoning Curriculum

I discovered the Mathematical Reasoning curriculum over a year ago. In Kindergarten I used Horizon math and my son hated it. By the end of his Kindergarten year I discovered that he learned best by thinking and analyzing. When I discovered that I went off on an internet search to…

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