and to copy all the brilliant moms who do first day of school pics, here are ours!
Isaac has begun Kindergarten. so far it's mostly reviewing what we worked on last year, which he is flying through. he's loving the routine and consistency (i'm very go with the flow, which doesn't always work well for my boy).
Christian is beginning preschool type things, though we're thinking he won't technically be in Preschool til next year. yes, he is 4 now, but because of when his birthday falls and the age of his good friends, we are thinking we are going to start preschool when he's 5. takes a little pressure off the boy that way (it seems boys are often a little slower on the reading/writing front).
for my curious homeschooling friends, we are scheduled out on a 4-days-a-week system (i found the printables from this blog super helpful in getting everything laid out for the year). this way we can use our 5th day each week to work more on difficult concepts they might be coming up against, play educational games to keep learning fun, or even just to be able to have a little time off for field trips or play dates (or to just give
my house is definitely feeling the effects of this new major time commitment; not that i'm a stellar housekeeper to begin with. if you would, please pray that i find a good groove for school, cooking, and cleaning before my husband goes looney from the chaos. :)