We’ve had a pretty busy sixth-grade year of homeschooling and it’s not over yet. I’ll explain more in my next post, but we won’t be done with sixth-grade until mid-October. However, we are starting a few 7th Grade activities, so I wanted to recap the year.
“The only true law is that which leads to freedom,” Jonathan said. “There is no other.” – Richard Bach, Jonathan Livingston Seagull
There were so many great experiences and I was able to live by the law that leads to freedom!
In November 2017, I started a new job with Automattic, Inc., as a WordPress.com Happiness Engineer. After years as a freelancer, I am able to work from home, doing what I love for a company that I genuinely support and like. There is nothing better than that.
And being a part of a distributed workforce, I have been able to worry less about our finances,
Sixth-Grade was a year of firsts for us!
This was the first time The Gerg
- went to sleep-away camp
- rode in a hot-air-ballon ride with my husband
- did indoor skydiving.
- experienced shattered friendship.
- was without me for longer
thana day as I went to Mexico without the family for a week for work
- was without their dad for more than 2 days.
- went roller skating
- sprained their ankle
- completed a whole math curriculum (Saxon 7/6)
- got Braces and Bras
- they are dealing with Hormones and Acne