Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 6 of 2024
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by Amy
2w ago
Raising Arrows Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 6 of 2024 The final week of Playful Pioneers and a big batch of sourdough! Read all of the Large Family Homeschool Life posts! MONDAY This past weekend was an emotional roller coaster and I feel drained today. I spent quite a bit of time just sitting in my chair in my bedroom until I finally felt like I could get my day started. I had a banana and coffee for breakfast because I didn’t want to cook anything. Then, I gathered school supplies and called everyone to Morning Time in the living room. This is our final week of The Playful ..read more
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The Challenges of Homeschooling Multiple Ages
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by Amy
3w ago
Raising Arrows The Challenges of Homeschooling Multiple Ages Homeschooling a lot of different ages of children comes with challenges. Learn how to overcome these challenges with simple ideas from a mom of 10! Throughout my 20+ year long homeschooling career, I have homeschooled anywhere from 1-7 kids at one time. Currently, there are 5 children in my homeschool, so I am no stranger to homeschooling multiple ages, and I’m definitely familiar with the challenges and struggles that come with trying teach so many different ages and stages. So, let’s dive in to some of these challenges, and some s ..read more
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Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 5 of 2024
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by Amy
3w ago
Raising Arrows Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 5 of 2024 Nice weather, birthday celebrations, old movies, and friends! Read all of the Large Family Homeschool Life posts! MONDAY It was 31° this morning and will get into the upper 50’s today! I’m opening the windows to air out the house a bit when it does! For breakfast, I made myself and the little girls bacon, eggs, and hash browns. Then, I made my grocery list for today’s shopping trip. With less people living in the house, I am struggling to figure out how much to buy and how much to make. It has definitely cut our grocery bu ..read more
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Podcast #158 – Challenges of Homeschooling Multiple Ages
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by Amy
1M ago
Raising Arrows Podcast #158 – Challenges of Homeschooling Multiple Ages Homeschooling a lot of different ages and stages presents a unique set of circumstances and challenges.  In today’s podcast, we’ll walk through several of these with real world solutions! Teach your kids to dig into Scripture with games, puzzles, and more in the brand new Bible Investigators: Creation! Need help creating a homeschool schedule you can stick to? Take my class! Creating a Homeschool Schedule You Love! Subscribe via iTunes HERE LISTEN ON SPOTIFY! LISTEN ON AMAZON MUSIC! AND NOW ON YOUTUBE ..read more
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Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 4 of 2024
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by Amy
1M ago
Raising Arrows Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 4 of 2024 Nice weather, books for our homeschool lessons, and a new blog project kept me busy this week! Read all of the Large Family Homeschool Life posts! MONDAY I waited until 9am to take Winston, our mini-poodle, out for his morning walk to avoid any ice on the roads. I took him back home and then walked a bit more. I’m trying to get 30 minutes of walking out of doors a day. Does so much good for stress levels. For Morning Time, we read in Hurlbut’s. We are going through the book of Acts, which has been really neat because we ju ..read more
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Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 3 of 2024
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by Amy
1M ago
Raising Arrows Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 3 of 2024 Freezing temperatures and snow kept us inside a lot of this week, but that gave us opportunities for decluttering and playing games. Read all of the Large Family Homeschool Life posts! MONDAY It was well below zero when I took the dog out this morning. I wore thermal tops and bottoms under my jeans and sweatshirt, a heavy puffer jacket, a balaclava my husband bought me recently, and an ear headband. I also took out Ty’s arctic mittens, also called choppers. They don’t fit me very well, but the mittens sure are warmer than ..read more
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Podcast #157 – Balancing Homeschooling and Homemaking
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by Amy
1M ago
Raising Arrows Podcast #157 – Balancing Homeschooling and Homemaking How do you find time to clean the house while you homeschool? In this podcast, we’ll talk about keeping up with the housework and schoolwork using simple routines and systems! Subscribe via iTunes HERE LISTEN ON SPOTIFY! LISTEN ON AMAZON MUSIC! AND NOW ON YOUTUBE! Useful resources for managing your home and homeschool: Creating a Homeschool Schedule You Love (ecourse) Home Management for the Homeschool Mom (book) Other resources mentioned: How Many Hours Does It Take to Homeschool? (post or podcast #26 ..read more
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How to Balance Homeschooling and Homemaking
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by Amy
1M ago
Raising Arrows How to Balance Homeschooling and Homemaking How do you find time to clean the house while you homeschool? Keep up on the housework and schoolwork with these routines and systems! Table of contents Choose a time of day to homeschool Fit housework in the in-between spaces of your day Build systems that work Set up routines for cleaning and homeschooling Be ready to adjust as needed Choose a time of day to homeschool This may seem like the wrong place to start when it comes to keeping your house clean, but trust me here. Your homeschooling needs to have a specific place in your ..read more
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Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 2 of 2024
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by Amy
1M ago
Raising Arrows Large Family Homeschool Life – Week 2 of 2024 Back to homeschooling after the holidays, but snowstorms definitely changed our schedule this week! Read all of the Large Family Homeschool Life posts! MONDAY It’s been a while since we did school, what with the holidays and my grandma’s death just 10 days shy of her 104th birthday . That’s also why there haven’t been many Day in the Life posts. Too much LIFE, not enough DAYS! We waited until this weekend to put away Christmas decorations. For several years now, we have waited until the day after Epiphany on January 6th to ..read more
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Podcast #156 – Living the Liturgical Year as a Protestant Family
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by Amy
3M ago
Raising Arrows Podcast #156 – Living the Liturgical Year as a Protestant Family How to use the Christian Church Year to focus your heart and mind on Christ as year long! Subscribe via iTunes HERE LISTEN ON SPOTIFY! LISTEN ON AMAZON MUSIC! AND NOW ON YOUTUBE! Liturgical Calendar Guide for Protestant Families $12.00 Add to cart Get my Liturgical Calendar Guide for Protestant Families HERE! use code: LITRURGY10 for 10% off! FREE Liturgical Calendar Wheel – https://raisingarrows.net/liturgical-church-year-protestant-family/ Resources mentioned: Celebrating the Biblical Fe ..read more
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