First Semester 2020-2021 Recap

"Planning from behind" is one of the golden nuggets of homeschooling that I learned from Julie Bogart's book The Brave Learner. The concept is that you look at all the amazing things you are able to do as a homeschooler and fit the learning experiences into your school records! I love this concept and my mama heart beats full when I look at what we have been able to do in the past few months of the homeschool year. It's time for me to start planning for the 2nd semester (finish term 2 and 3) but I always like to reflect on what we did during August-December. I can see holes that I want to fill in the new year and check off boxes of what we were able to cover! Back when Christian was just 1st and 2nd grade I was updating my blog every 12 weeks. Realistically, I think if I can get a semester recap done twice a year I'm satisfied! Read on if you have the time for my ramblings! I'll see if I can keep subjects organized for easy scrolling! If you want to see how I