(grabbing another cup of coffee)
I've been talking to several friends about bordem busters (I can hear myself as a child telling my mom the first week of summer…"I'm booooored" and I grimace) and summer schedules.
I ran across this one on a blog today, it looks doable, so I thought I'd share. The only thing I can't keep up everyday is the swimming….due to a lack of swimming pool (unless you count the inflatable one on the deck….
7:00- Wake up, Family Scripture study, Get dressed, Make bed/Clean room
7:45- Morning jobs *before breakfast* 1 per kid (Unload dishwasher, H2O garden, Take out trash, H2O front plants) Breakfast.
8:15 Clean up breakfast
8:30 Morning Exercise- walk, ride bike, roller-blade, run, ball game etc.
10:00 Practice Instruments or Personal reading
11:00 Outside Play or Swim
12:30 Babies take nap
1:00 Brain Fun: Board games, friends, building toys, play outside, crafts or art activity.
2:30 Wii Free time
4:30 Pick up house
5:00 Dinner time jobs- set table, unload dishwasher AGAIN, dinner prep
5:30 Dinner and Clean-up
7:00 Babies to bed- Movie for kids who were kind, courteous, and civil to their brothers and sisters...violators go to bed.
It came from this blog: http://prettyorganizedpalace.blogspot.com/2009/06/summer-schedule-for-kids.html
We'll see how it goes!!