…of a homeschooling family.
This is what (a fraction of) yesterday looked like in action.
Those coloring pages were such a hit! First I read the Magnificat hymn to them (hmm…that sounds like a contradiction, doesn’t it? I “read” the hymn to them?) and we talked about the feast day. They were still very much engaged at that point–they were still a “captive” audience–and so I decided to transition smoothly into History.
Clever mommy! I got the entire chapter read with nary an interruption! (We’re doing Story of the World Part II as a family.)
Really, to occupy their little hands with something tangible is key, I’m finding.
And how do you like my stacks of books on the floor? My husband calls me “Maggie of the Many Piles.”
The preschooler, of course, can be a wild card. A cute little wild card, but a wild card nonetheless.
But for a while there, it was really slick.
Smiling at the end of a not-too-bad Monday and wondering what today will hold, I am