After all, socializing is just as important as education for their development.
So let them see their friends and they are bound to work harder on their homework later on.
I trust that our well-established homework routine is fully scalable and works as well for one kid, as it does for two, three or even four school-aged kids.
Let me know in the comments, what homework routine trick works best for your family – and how old are your kids?
While many of the recommendations below are great for children and parents, some accommodations or exceptions may be made for children with learning challenges and learning disabilities.
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After a long summer, I do long to get our family in a daily routine, but I will miss the freedom to sleep in, have family movie nights in the middle of the week and playing in the pool after dinner.
Before we know it, school is back in session with it’s strict bedtime hours, lunches to pack, uniforms to wear and the dreaded homework-hour!
This year, we have a 5th grader, 3rd grader and kindergartener – and I plan on doing “homeschool preschool” with the littlest (- but more about his adventures later.)As a mom of many, here are: This is how we make it through the daily “homework-hour” with minimal tears and frustration (mine or kids’).
I have to admit that I am nervous about having three school-aged kids this year, but as past years have shown me, the more relaxed I am, the more relaxed the kids are.