Teacher Record Form Download

Today I posted a blank copy of my teacher record form for any of you to use. I keep a teacher record filled out (one for myself and one for my husband) in my master homeschool binder because in California, my state, it is part of the school record information …

New Downloads For Homeschooling Moms

Hi! If you are like me, you spend some portion of the summer planning. Planning, and searching, and scouring the ‘net for that perfect game, or worksheet pack, or algebra curriculum that will make your kids’ schooling year fantastic. I discovered the most useful finds are often free and are …

Sharing My Recordkeeping

I spend a good deal of time each week with my homeschool planner. On weekends, I spend an hour or so reviewing the activities of the past week and adding notes I forgot to jot down. It is the central source that I use to generate the end of year …

Homeschool Ideas: Pleasure In Planning

I look forward to each summer when it is time to tweak and plan. I get to adjust the sights on my kids learning goals after a year of watching them have trouble in some subjects, speed mightily through others, and take on new interests along the way. And then …

Planning in Unresolved Isolation

Planning in isolation in the midst of being with my wonderful children and husband is an odd time for me. Every year, at the start of summer, I wrap up the paperwork for our little homeschool’s year of fun and learning. While I review and formally document my kids’ progress …

Planning is Pointless

Learning is unpredictable. I have tried for a number of years to plan out my children’s education and each year my plans need adjustment as we go along. I have a tendency to power along through life without realizing that my plans are futile and need to be adjusted until …