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by monica626
Wed Nov 14, 2012 7:10 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Combining K & 1st - Both plus an OLDER program?
Replies: 39
Views: 17660

Re: Anyone teach K, 1st and Adv. at the same time?

Thank you all so much for your replies. Sometimes it's nice to have 'permission' not to do things, KWIM? Since my oldest is only 7, it's really easy to fall into the "AHHH-I'm-not-doing-enough," trap. Really, what is more important is our home and family environment and having a mama who isn't a bas...
by monica626
Wed Nov 14, 2012 8:56 am
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: DELUXE - Will we have a great year with just the basic packa
Replies: 12
Views: 9309

Re: Art Confession

I have a hard time doing anything that isn't 'essential.' This year, as we started Adventures, I decided to try and implement art as best I could. Every afternoon, after rest time, we turn on classical music and do the day's lesson. It doesn't take long, it's a perfect addition to our daily slump, a...
by monica626
Wed Nov 14, 2012 8:49 am
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Combining K & 1st - Both plus an OLDER program?
Replies: 39
Views: 17660

Re: Anyone teach K, 1st and Adv. at the same time?

Thank you so much for the encouragement. As I was writing out all we were doing (in light of all our family has been going through), it struck me that *I* was the one driving us crazy. Sometimes it's a blessing to get someone else's perspective. Especially, when they aren't emotionally invested in y...
by monica626
Wed Nov 14, 2012 8:47 am
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Schedule - Balancing high school with youngers
Replies: 29
Views: 7573

Re: three programs at one time

Thank you, thank you for posting this. I posted recently about doing Adventures, 1st and K (along with entertaining a 2 year-old and caring for a 5 month old). What it boils down to is getting it done and pre-planning for the 2 year-old. I figure this is my year of homeschooling sanctification! ;) P...
by monica626
Sat Feb 11, 2012 10:56 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Combining Adventures and K PLUS 1st
Replies: 14
Views: 10251

Re: Teaching K,1st, and Adv Together

Thank you everyone for your replies.

There is so much to think over!

Monica