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Kindergarten 2011 -2012

Kindergarten in review

So we are finishing up on Kindergarten and it’s been a very full year! Below you will find mini reviews about the resources that we used this year. What would I have done differently? Not over plan. I went crazy thinking that I would not have enough materials to cover the whole year, but my […]

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Kindergarten 2011 -2012

Back At It: UPDATED Kindergarten Curriculum 2011-2012

ETA: When you know better, do better! What you will find below the line is the WORST THING YOU CAN DO FOR YOUR KINDERGARTENER. No seriously; do not do what I did below. There is NO need for a curriculum at this age. There is NO need for a schedule at this age. There IS […]

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Curriculum Kindergarten 2011 -2012 Planning

Our Kindergarten TOOLS 2011 – 2012

READ THE UPDATE HERE After reading the awesome blog posts and curriculum summary over at Satori Smiles, I purchased The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home (Third Edition) and devoured it in less than two days. I LOVE the classical approach to homeschooling but definitely believe that it needs should be tweaked a […]

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Homeschooling Kindergarten 2011 -2012

We Begin with Kindergarten

That’s not really true. We have been homeschooling since Thr Gerg was 2.5 although we called parenting. This past year (albeit very sporadically) we used the Calvert curriculum (PreK) level mixed with a lot of stuff that I created and some fly-by-the-seat-of-my-pants ingenuity. We have been trying to find our footing, but with big changes […]