When we first start homeschooling in the fall, it’s typical to feel excited and hopeful. It’s also super common to overwhelmed and terrified as we consider how we want to go about doing this thing called homeschooling. Let’s go over some helpful tips and tools for how to survive homeschooling this fall!
Quick note: For my friends in the southern hemisphere, I realize you’re experiencing spring this time of year, so feel free to bookmark this post when your fall rolls around.
HOW TO SURVIVE HOMESCHOOlING THIS fall
Let’s go over plenty of simple and joyful ideas to help you and your family thrive all season long!
Homeschooling curriculum & resources
If you’re looking for specific resources, books, and educational opportunities, check out the following!
- Best Homeschooling Curriculum for Elementary School
- Best Homeschooling Curriculum for Middle School
- Best Homeschooling Curriculum for High School
- Fantastic Homeschooling Field Trip Ideas
- Best Books for Homeschooling
5 SIMPLE HOMESCHOOLING TIPS FOR EACH fall MONTH
Note: Clicking on each month below will take you to a detailed post with the following specific ideas included in more depth.
September Homeschooling – Some fun things to add to your homeschool this September include celebrating the Autumnal Equinox, learning how to meditate, writing yourself a letter, making a fall wreath, and learning about the history of corn!
October Homeschooling – October is a great time to celebrate “National Homemade Cookies Day”, visit a pumpkin patch, make art with leaves, send someone a “Just Because” card, and celebrate “National Popcorn Popping Month” (yep, it’s a thing!)
November Homeschooling – November is all about thankfulness! How about starting a gratitude journal, practicing kindness, making candles, enjoying some family reading time, and making apple cider?!
HOW TO SURVIVE HOMESCHOOLING THIS fall: SELF-CARE
10 Simple Fall Self-Care Tips – 10 simple and practical ways to take care of yourself during the fall season.
10 Simple Holiday Self-Care Tips – As we head into the holiday season, these tips offer intentional and specific ways to navigate this busy time of year.
HOW TO SURVIVE HOMESCHOOLING THIS fall: PICTURE BOOKS
- 10 Cozy Picture Books to Welcome Fall
- 10 Picture Books About Voting in the United States
- 10 Magical Day of the Dead Picture Books
- 10 Picture Books to Comfort Kids with Anxiety
I hope these ideas and simple tips will help you with how to survive homeschooling this fall! Feel free to reach out with any questions!