Not Helpful 5 Helpful 43. Another introvert here, and I am absolutely going to introduce the 30m silent reading time in the morning — probably with a free art option, since my daughter is on the young and crafty side of things: My morale had reached a low point when my husband and I headed to a homeschool conference in April.
Splash and Bubbles Super Why! The house never being semi-clean is what sadden me the most about homeschooling. Time with the Lord?
All kids need to have friends and be around other children. I appreciate your story and also how simple the solution was for you. I do exactly like you now, I take 30 minutes in the morning by myself before lunch kids have recess outside and strictly enforce quiet time after lunch, without feeling guilty. It benefits everyone, in so many ways.
A weekly and monthly schedule may be from helpful to plain essential Be prepared to defend your stance on education with logic and make yourself an example of self-schooling success. Effects on social life can be another possible disadvantage for homeschooled kids. Plan for your future and know if you want to go to college.
Sick of school and can't see a way out of it because your parents work or are not willing to invest the time in homeschooling? I just want a little peace!
Swap resources with your homeschooling co-op.
Sure, my kids were getting a great education—but I felt like I was giving up too much of myself to make it happen. Between 6-8 pm we clean. Related Articles.
That is, school begins at 8: Knowing that being an introvert who suffers PTSD, high anxiety, and severe depression who most likely out me over the edge on top of busy with other stuff. Week 3. Ultimately, though, it's her decision. Both of my kiddos are great readers but, reading to each other might make it more interesting…and when baby comes in November, they can read to him! I have done quiet time ever since my oldest stopped taking naps and I think it is healthy for my kids as well as me.