EPISODE 4: EXPERT PLANNING FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR AT HOME
We believe in mindful structure that ensures learning outcomes are achieved while making space for freedom, exploration and intuitive learning. After all, the best trips always leave room in the schedule for adventure.
If you are wondering how to start your home school year, where to start with curriculum, are looking for some general advice on how to establish peaceful and productive daily rhythms...this is the episode for you. In it we cover how to begin the year mindfully, by assessing yours and your child(ren)'s strengths and weaknesses.
From there, Avaline expands on the importance of curriculum and what to look for when seeking out the right curriculum. Jumping off of curriculum Avaline shares one of her FAVOURITE home school hacks which serves as a quick reference road map for parents to ensure their children are moving toward achieving the educational outcomes for their grade level. This tip alone is worth listening in to Episode 4: Expert Planning for the School Year at Home.
The rest of the episode looks at daily rhythms and home school scheduling recommendations and we conclude with an important reminder on leaving space for adventure. When the building blocks are in place, we leave lots of space to take the year of education at a pace that works for your family.