Wednesday

RightStart Math Level B #85 & played some math card games (math) Sequential Spelling 1, #26 & 27 (language arts) Played Zoo Tycoon 2 (math/science) Did chores (laundry, swept, cat food/water/litter boxes) (Home Ec) Chapters 1 & 2 of: [openbook booknumber=”ISBN:0669360104 ” templatenumber=”1″] (language arts)     Heard a chapter from: [openbook booknumber=”ISBN:043935806X” templatenumber=”1″] (language arts)

Wednesday

Read to: picture books from blue box (language arts) Reading Lesson (language arts) #16 from: [amazon_link asins=’034612557X’ template=’CopyOf-ProductAd’ store=’homeschoolrealm-20′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’17f65724-41bb-11e8-aae7-e3f96a26c329′]                 Practiced writing lower case letters d & i (language arts) Played Labyrinth 3D (iPhone app) (science): Watched PBS (Curious George, math/science…Word Girl & Martha Speaks, language arts) Chores (putting away toys, […]

Tuesday

Played Zoo Tycoon 2 (math) Went swimming (P.E.) Did chores (laundry, swept, cat food/water/litter boxes) (Home Ec) Made cookie dough (Home Ec) Heard a chapter from: [openbook booknumber=”ISBN:043935806X” templatenumber=”1″] (language arts)

Monday

Played Zoo Tycoon 2 (science, math) Watched an episode of Nova (science) Did chores (laundry, cat food/water/litter boxes, swept) (Home Ec) Heard a chapter from: [openbook booknumber=”ISBN:043935806X” templatenumber=”1″] (language arts)

Venturing into the charter school realm…

We live in California, where there are several options for homeschooling…4, actually…But nearly everyone chooses one of 2: establish your own private school (with just your own children as your only students), or sign up with a homeschool charter (run by the public school system, catering to home education…With enrichment classes, materials, and a credentialed teacher to guide you. All […]

Homeschooling is better for the government!

Well now this is interesting: (from this article) “As far as cost saving measures, homeschooling beats the public school programs hands-down. The average per-pupil allocation to the schools is about $8000 per year.Community College at $76 per credit hour comes to $2736 per year for 18 hours each semester. The average homeschool family spends $500 to $600 per student per […]