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Online Learning!

        Good morning,

         Well, another school year is coming to an end. This has been a year of many, many changes! Switching to online learning is one of the bigger ones!

         I am very personally familiar with this change. I am a local tutor in Tustin, Ca. ,and I am also a paraeducator/assistant teacher at a local elementary school in Tustin. We were all switched to online teaching after the March shutdown of the schools.

CHILDREN - How to handle an accident!

.               The following is a true story. 

           I run a tutoring business and always have students in and out of my office area. I provide snacks and water to all of my students.
One of my boy students asked for water. Of course I said it was fine to get it. Somehow it spilled on the carpet. My first thought was to just grab a paper towel and dry the carpet, no big deal! When I looked up at my student's face, it was filled with terror!

HYBRID HOMESCHOOLING? Ever heard of it?



        Hybrid homeschooling, a term many of you may not be familiar with. As most of you know, there is a fast growing community of homeschoolers out there. Homeschooling has become a viable way to educate your child, and have a hand in their curriculum and learning material choices. Homeschooling numbers have gone from 50,000 to 1.8 million from 1999 to 2012. It can be a way to better educate your child, due to providing needed attention and usually a broader program of learning.

SO YOU WANT TO HOMESCHOOL

         So you have decided to homeschool. What should you do first?
Most of you will want to file the Private School Affidavit. This entitles you
to start homeschooling. You are now the administrator/teacher. Certain
subjects are mandated, such as reading, math, social studies and science, but you do have a lot of freedom with this choice of homeschool.

         Record keeping requires keeping a copy of the completed Private

WHAT KIND OF A LEARNER IS YOUR CHILD?

         There are 3 basic kinds of learner, Visual, Auditory, and Kinesthetic. Makes sense, right, everyone learns differently.
        
         A Visual Learner is also called The Watcher. He or she likes to see, observe, record and write. They learn through observation. They thrive on pictures, diagrams, and watching videos. Comics and graphs are also favorites. using checklists for these students works great.
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