You don't need a strict schedule to help kids thrive at home. But light structure and routine DO benefit kids. Try this printable flexible schedule to keep your family running smoothly during school closures.
What is a homeschool loop schedule? A homeschool loop schedule is a way to keep track of doing alternating subjects or activities on different days, like setting your homeschool on a flexible loop cycle.
Theories are nice to read about, but we all need to have real-life examples of just how things work, don't we? (I know I sure do!) So, how 'bout hearing how we've done things at our house? Here is an example of a relaxed homeschool schedule (although I prefer the word "routine").
Are your kids out of school? The school closures are affecting thousands of families. The disruption to our daily lives is hard to overstate. Kids will be feeling the stress of that uncertainty for sure—even if they don’t show it. Having a routine is essential to success. Routine gives all of us structure and a sense of accomplishment. Keeping our kids in a routine will help with their stress level, keep their brains in ‘work’ mode vs. ‘vacation’ mode, and help parents not turn into…