10 search results for kindergarten
Virginia Sample Letter of Exemption from KindergartenIf you live in Virginia, you may send this letter to the county school board and waive the requirement that you file a notice of intent for your 5-year-old.
What about testing children younger than 8 (3rd grade)?Is my 5-, 6-, or 7-year-old ready for formal testing? What options are available?
Teaching Early Math Through LiteratureChildren’s books like Sir Cumference and the Off-the-Charts Dessert are sure to delight! Bonus: they also teach math!
Portrait of a Boy in SummerWhat are little boys made of? Snips, snails, and puppy dog tails.
13 Tips and Tricks for Occupying the LittlesIf you’re wondering how you can homeschool older children with little ones in the house, you’ve come to the right place.
Assessment Options for Young ChildrenWondering, “How do I assess my young child’s learning in homeschooling?” From standardized testing to anecdotal records, portfolios, and checklists---let’s talk about the options! What’s developmentally appropriate for your child?
The Benefits of Outdoor Play TimeLong periods of self-directed play have a significant psychological and cognitive impact on children.
An Education in NatureWater, frogs, and freedom: The benefits of outdoor play.