Letter E/Staying Focused and on Task

Roo did so much better this week, or maybe I did. Probably both. She had to be reminded to stay on task often and if she felt my attention was elsewhere, she’d wander more. But over all the tantrums, the bossing, the attitude, all of …

Letter C activities/C is for Control Freak

So this week we began the letter C and I used Pinterestideas plus some of my own for activities this week. We dipped the pompoms in glue before placing them around the C and I added the googly eyes and antenna later. Sensory bin again, …

Letter B Activities

One of the reasons I chose to start Roo with home school preschool is because I wanted her to have the freedom to have “just not feeling it” days. Not to force her to go to school while she cries for me not to leave …

Pretend Play and Its Importance to Development

Pretend play, or role playing is a recent developmental milestone Roo has hit at age two. It began with talking to her dolls and stuffed animals, instead of simply carrying them around. I would overhear her reenacting moments from our day with them. “No, no, …

Homeschooling Adventure

Roo just turned two, which is the age it seems most people start sending their kids to preschool.  With school starting either this week, or last week, depending on where you live, I thought now would be a good time to let you know about …