Tag Archives: home school

Parenting Sensory Processing Disorder

When I was in my substitute teaching days a friend talked me into subbing for our county’s special needs school.  Before you go on the list of substitutes, you spend a day observing the different classes.  I’m positive this day … Continue reading

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Public School vs. Homeschool

Our household has a bit of a unique situation: my oldest and youngest children attend public school and my middle child is home schooled.  We began home schooling DD2 half way through fifth grade after her teacher made a very … Continue reading

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Settling into New Routines

School is off to a decent start for the crew – both public and home schooled.  Only one day of frustration for my home schooled child thus far.  That’s a relief as she had a different math teacher last year … Continue reading

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Back to School Ado

I’ve survived curriculum night!  (My parents never had to walk through my schedule, grumble grumble.)  The high school and junior high times were back to back, so I had to book it from the high school to the junior high … Continue reading

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Day to Day

I’ve been making it a goal to spend at least ten minutes each day weeding in my many garden areas and it’s paying off. I still have a lot to do, but the progress is visible as less green (maple … Continue reading

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There’s Always Something to be Learned

Our dishwasher started leaking about a month ago, and the repair man (whom we trust and have had out for other jobs) told us flatly that this leak indicates that it’s time for a new machine. The repair is costly … Continue reading

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Challenges

DD2 got her school work all caught up yesterday! She’s had a few very sensory reactive weeks and it’s been like pulling teeth to get things done. The big incentive is that this time of year, there is a butterfly … Continue reading

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