Take A Look – Memory Work Board

As was previously shown in my school room look, here is our grammar board aka my version of the at home tri-fold board for memory work.   I have 8 page protector sleeves hung by binder clips pinned to the cork board with a tack.  Each sleeve holds one subject's memory work - Bible passage, Latin, English, History, Science, … [Read more...]

Take A Look Tour – Our School Room

I love peeks into other families' school rooms!  Whenever I'm in a friend's home, I want to snoop around their school room to see what tricks they use to organize and how their set-up works for their family of scholars. So, today, I'm giving you a peek into our school room! Giving up our formal dining room, so we could have a dedicated … [Read more...]

Tweaking Our Daily Schedule

As we enter our 3rd week of CC at home, we're tweaking our daily schedule a bit to smooth out some rough spots.  Our original schedule is below with changes in bold. 7:00 AM I wake up, work out/shower, coffee/read Bible & pray8:00 AM littles wake up/straighten/brush teeth/get dressed8:30 AM eat breakfast & clean up … [Read more...]

Drafting Our Daily Schedule

Okay, so here goes, take one! I've drafted my planned daily schedule for this school year. I wrote it in pen, but probably should've started in pencil, because I'm leaving plenty of room for changes and flexibility.  My scheduling goals are to: 1) Give the core subjects priority. 2) Spend quality time with each of my littles - … [Read more...]