How to Homeschool with a New Baby

My topic at The Homeschool Village this month:

In our home (and most others, I’m sure), when life happens—births, deaths, illness–academics tend to grind to a halt so that we can deal with the immediate needs of the family. New homeschooling moms ask me frequently how I handle homeschooling with a newborn in tow. Having introduced three new babies to the family while attempting to teach my older two children their 3 R’s, I’ve discovered that this aspect of homeschooling family life is not a bug. It’s a feature.

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  • Liz January 21, 2013, 3:39 am

    Thanks for posting this! I’ve been beating myself up months since recovering from my last baby’s birth because I haven’t “done school”. I have hope. :)

    • Cindy January 21, 2013, 3:51 pm

      You’ll get back in there. I’m always amazed at how much my kids learn just because I’ve gotten them into the habit of learning whether I’m guiding them or not. Congratulations on your newbie!