Parents want what is best for their children but can you do too much in your homeschool? Of course you can but how do you know if it is too much for your children to handle?
Parents have so many resources available to them now that it can be overwhelming. Parents also want to ensure that their children are getting the best education possible. However, you can’t do it all. You cannot teach everything there is to teach to your child and remain sane.
Are your children actually interested the subject? Or is it something you’ve chosen that you feel they “should” learn? It could be piano, or Latin, or another language or activity, do your children truly enjoy learning those things or do you feel as though they should just push through it. No one enjoys doing things they don’t want to, so why force a child to learn something they don’t need right now when the time can be better spent learning something they are interested in. [Read more...]