Long term planning

Because of an upcoming move to Asia I’ve attempted to put together long-term plans for my children’s schooling.  Up to this point I’ve planned year to year with a general idea of where I wanted to go in the future.  After 4-5 months of researching and planning I’ve finally come…

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Homeschool Schedule Organization

Planning is finally completed for this school year.  I’ve tried many different ways to organize for a school year.  Last year I used a Flexible Time Schedule that had me counting the hours for each subject.  Every subject had the assignments listed chronologically and we just went on to the…

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Preparing for the School Year

Today was the day we were supposed to start school.   The kids are itching to start.  Alas, I’m still in planning mode.   I plan the entire school year in the summer.  If I have to plan during the school year, I end up having very little free time.…

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Homeschool Planning

This summer has been one of preparation and planning for the upcoming school year.  We are using a flexible time schedule this year so I have gone through every subject and listed everything we plan to do chronologically. I then filed every subject into my master binder where I keep…

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Putting together your own curriculum using the library

I have been trying something different this coming school year.  I am utilizing all of the library’s resources and planning my curriculum based on that.  To start, I decided on what topics I wanted to cover for the upcoming school year.  I am using the library’s resources for almost every…

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