Tag «grade one»

{Currently} The Best Thing Ever

I had intended to put up a New Year post earlier this week, but my mind is still very much in holiday mode. We start school on Monday, and Jacques goes back to work on Tuesday, so I suppose it’s time to start switching into normal mode again. I am excited to start school. Angie …

Big News

Earlier this month we received a letter from Angie’s school informing us that applications for Grade R would be opening soon. We’d always intended that she would do Grade R at the school and then begin homeschooling in Grade One. Our plans have changed. There was one sentence in the letter that struck me. It …

Yes, We Will Be Homeschooling

Both my girls are at preschool this year; Angie in grade 00 and Emmy in the toddler class. Their school opened last Tuesday, so we’ve had just over a full week of the “getting ready for school” morning chaos. Today was particularly insane. Emmy woke up at 5am when I tried to sneak out of …