Welcome to the Carnival of Homeschooling! Down here in the South, all the stores are in a Back-to-School frenzy. Our city’s schools start back next week, and the rest are soon to follow. Having grown up in New York, where school starts back the day after Labor Day, I find this late July/early August return-to-school policy bordering on criminal. What about the hot days of August, when the grass is crispy and the pool water finally warm?
For our family, that’s just another huge reason to homeschool: we can make our own schedules. Whether you school year round, follow a traditional schedule, or take your “summer break” in October, you get to choose what works best for your family. And that’s what it’s all about.
We have some great posts this month, and scattered amongst the posts are photos of some of our family’s favorite things about summer. Because I am not ready to let go yet! Read more…
Hosted this week at SmallWorld.