Tag Archives: unplugging electronics

reading vs. television

Television has always been a difficult issue for families.  In our family we avoided broadcast TV and watched only parent-approved DVDs while our son was little.  But those rules began to relax when he started to visit his friends. It felt like TV was a Pandora’s Box; once we let it in, it grew more […]

unplugging

Homeschooling on the road requires unplugging.  Step away from your usual distractions and quietly observe.  Of course, you’ll have to unplug your kid, too.  Nobody panic!  Just try it for a little while. When you’re traveling there’s alot of new stuff to see so it’s a perfect setup to observe your children interacting with a […]