Series: 5 Days of Back to Homeschool -- The Early Years

Easing into a New {Home} School Year {5 Days of Back to Homeschool – The Early Years}

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Easing into school is always difficult — the weather is still nice, the other kids are still on summer break (we school year round) and frankly, we are still working on self-discipline :). All of us!! We spend the first month slowly easing into school. Preschool – Month 1 For my preschooler, we are going […] Read more…

8 Steps to Prepping for the New {Home} School Year {5 Days of Back to Homeschool – The Early Years}

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If you haven’t already started your school year, here are 8 easy steps to prepping for your next school year. 1. Put away last years curriculum. First of all, empty the place where you keep your current curriculum, whether that is shelves or drawers. I keep the kids art supplies there, too, so I reorganized […] Read more…

3 Tools for Teaching Teens & Twenties {5 Days of Back to Homeschool – The Early Years}

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When I was teaching our oldest math in Kindergarten, we had THE hardest time with the teens.   She could count them out loud but being able to identify them was practically impossible.   We got stuck on them for months.   Here are 3 things we did that got us over that hump.   […] Read more…

Homeschooling for First Grade & Under – Avoiding Overload {5 Days of Back to Homeschool – The Early Years}

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Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links.  Thanks for your support!   We have always known we were going to homeschool and being the list making over achiever that I am, I tried to start school at age 2, failing miserably, starting & stopping every year until age 6. True story. This post is to share […] Read more…

First Day of {Home} School Traditions {5 Days of Back to Homeschool – The Early Years}

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As year round homeschoolers, even though we take off the month of July, we still do summer school. Summer school tends to be the most hated subjects because they are the ones I don’t want to lose ground in. This year was math. In order to try to build a little excitement around the new […] Read more…