We’ve had to let go of a lot of ideas about what our life would be like as parents. Embracing neurodiversity has made a huge difference around here.
As outliers we have to be responsible for writing our own success stories instead of being upset that we aren’t accommodated.
Learning leaps with gifted babies means more than just rolling over. They are intense periods of mental development that catapult them into asynchronous territory.
Teaching math to a child with Dyscalculia can be a struggle. Once you find the right manipulatives it becomes much more manageable.
If not unschooling, then what? Nothing seemed to get me excited or spark the interest of my kids. I felt really overwhelmed and lost in the jungle of homeschooling. Just by chance I saw that my Audible membership was having a free book day. I downloaded “The Well-Trained Mind” after a cursory review search. Not knowing what I was getting into, I pressed play.
The never-ending “Why?”phase is more of a lifestyle around here. Some questions make our heads spin.
Asynchronous kids can make homeschool curriculum development a real struggle. Check out the ideas for success at home.