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Tuesday, December 04, 2007

What is it about the holidays?

What is it about the holidays that makes the kids not want to do work?

The kids have been trying to ingore me all week. It is obvious they want a Christmas break... soon guys, soon.

They have one more class on Thursday, and then they are free until after New Years, though they will have to bring in completed projects when they go back. Meanwhile, they are doing everything possible, to put off things like...math, science, reading, etc.

If they were younger, this would be a good time for an advent calendar of a unit studies. If you are going through the same thing right now and want to do a unit study instead of fighting with your kids, here is one you can try.

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1 comment:

Dawn said...

I was thinking we'd finish up this week but we're so close to finishing both a math thing and a spelling unit that my daughter suggested we go another week and end on the 14th so we can finish it!