We are 4 PACES away to finishing Level 4. When I come to check our homeschooler’s previous levels, this is the longest number of months he has stayed in one level. Aside from our house construction project, which clearly is a factor of the delay, we also traveled to Davao last March aside from the couple of out of town blog projects I had to take care of. Then in a couple of weeks, we are flying to Cebu for a late celebration of his 8th birthday! 🙂
But as our son just turned 8, even at one level per year, he will be done with middle school at 16 years old. So really, there is no reason to rush things. Besides, I really would rather that he masters each and every subject lesson more than him finishing each level the shortest possible time. Priorities.
That said, we also have a 4 Day a Week, homeschool schedule. We only do school time from Tuesdays thru Fridays. Mondays, being my husband’s day off from ministry (he pastors SBC-Makati), is also our family day. Read this article »