Our first week of second grade is officially 'in the books'! We managed to stay on track this week and put in five very solid days of work... I still can't quite believe it! Admittedly I took on a bit more than usual for our first week back. Normally I like to settle into our core subjects (math, reading, handwriting) for a week or two and then add in language arts, science, history, geography etc. as we get our groove back. This year I had scheduled swim lessons for The Crew and unwittingly signed them up for the M,T,W,Th morning lessons. This meant we needed to be out of the house and on our way to the pool by 10:15 a.m. Each. Morning. This. Week. Have I mentioned how brilliant of a scheduler I am??
So I dove (ha ha) right back into our pre-summer schedule of getting up bright and early at 6 a.m (for my
All in all, I'm really pleased with the fact that our first week went so well and that it's done... I hope that by the time we move in the early part of 2013 that we'll have completed a solid 18 weeks of our school year... because I know we'll be taking an extended break during what will be The Crew's fifth? cross country move. (Five moves in seven years... yup, I think they are officially military brats ;)