Monkey is 4 years 1 month old
This week has been really busy for us in terms of homeschooling, but not so much with Monkey. We have begun the first steps to pulling Jedi out of his school and homeschooling him. With him, it’s a bit more complicated because he’s on an IEP and the Ohio Autism Scholarship Program. But, it became clear in the past couple months that his current placement at the Montessori school just was no longer working for him. We’ll have him finish up the year at his current school, and then beginning in June, he’ll start full year homeschooling for 2nd grade. So, last week was a blur of paperwork, planning, ordering curriculum, and revamping our school room so that we have a place to homeschool someone who is far above the preschool level. This week gets to be a test week since he’s home on spring break, so he’ll get a whole week to “practice” homeschooling with the girls. So, soon, I’ll start a new weekly post with our curriculum choices for Jedi (and then in June, his weekly recaps).
As for Monkey, she did have a busy week, but no busier than usual. We did a unit on worms (which unfortunately, I didn’t keep my camera near by to document. But, it was really cool, and she really loved touching the worms…and apparently we discovered that you can make a composting worm dance by putting it on the table’s surface. LOL!! It was rather funny to watch!
She also had another belt test in her Tang Soo Do class, and did really well! She’s now a white belt with gold stripe. 🙂
Here’s a little recap from our unit on turtles that we’re working on…