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Half Way! Homeschool/Digital

Phew! Can y’all believe that your students are already halfway through the first 6 weeks?! How has been it going for you? And them? We are checking in with our homeschool & digital students right now as they share some thoughts! Nayari, 6th grader from BMS, digital: I really like it. Besides all the loneliness…

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It’s that time again. BACK. TO. SCHOOL.  Whether your child is going physically or virtually, it is important to start some routines or rituals.  Here is my advice for this year: First: Sleep is Crucial. Make sure children get enough sleep. Since having the longest Spring Break ever, some of us have just been plain…

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Here are some students who have chosen to attend school in person talking about what they thought their first day would be like vs what it actually was! Stay with us as we follow these students through their first 6 weeks of school! Let the adventure begin!   Grant,1st grader from Evans elementary, in person:…

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What an exciting time that we live in that we are able to choose the best option\enviornment that works best for our students?! Even in these unknown times, we are able to put our children’s education first, make them comfortable, and keep them safe. No matter which option you & your family have chosen, we…

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School Lunches

We keep it simple, which makes school lunch cost-effective for our household. Our second grader regularly enjoys sandwiches, leftovers, and Lunchables. Sandwich lunch- includes fruit, cheese stick, chips, desert We buy bulk as much as possible. And everything but wow butter and Frigo cheese sticks we purchase the Sam’s Club Members mark brand or United…

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Back-to-school season is traditionally marked by a run on discounted pencils, overcrowded malls and lots of nail-biting nerves about new teachers. But this year, the back-to-school season is entirely different. Forget the crowds and a race to find the hottest-selling backpack. This year, it’s all about the trendiest face masks and getting ready for a…

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The new school year is starting soon! Whether your kids are getting ready for another round of remote schooling via Zoom or they’re packing their backpacks with face coverings and hand sanitizer for in-person schooling COVID-style, there’s at least one app to help get the year off to a great start. Here’s a rundown of…

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Dear Public School Mom

Most of you reading this are new to homeschooling and have been thrown into faster than you can catch your breath & I don’t blame you for feeling overwhelmed, unqualified, and unprepared. I felt that way when I heard God call me to homeschool my kiddos & I had the time to sit down and…

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As you know, spring break is now three weeks long. And I, for one, do not want my little guy to backtrack on his reading skills. So we are reading A LOT! I am reading out loud, dad is reading out loud, we are watching celebrities read out loud, and of course, our first grader…

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Homeschooling is not for the faint of heart and with spring breaks being extended and some schools closing having a little help is okay! Here are some awesome school services that are being offered for free during the outbreak. Free Online Services Wonderopolis®  Invites children to explore intriguing questions about the world around us. The…

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