We school like to continue our rhythm of learning and the joy of academics through the summer, but this year in particular I wanted to simplify for these warm months.
I remember the days when a simple routine/flow list was sufficient year round, but as our family’s grown and academics and instruments have required a tighter plan. I’ll likely need t go back to my color coded, fifteen minute interval, Excel chart in the fall, but it feels nice to just have a stripped-down routine for a bit.
Chores and household tasks will continue, but the children have the rhythm fairly internalized and so I didn’t list the those responsibilities on our schedule. Kaira and Kendra will also be budgeting their music practice time between their two instruments. We’ll be flexing for outings and family fun, but this is gives us a default plan: