We’re happy to hear you’re ready to begin your homeschooling journey! And, while everyday won’t be sunshine and roses, everyday will be rewarding in the life of you and your children. Homeschooling is a “wonderfully joyful” and “wonderfully messy” experience, all at the same time.
Through it all, you’re learning and your children are learning. Not simply “textbook” learning — but a real-life, everyday, good and bad, happy and sad, challenging and rewarding — kind of learning. A kind of learning that “sticks,” prayerfully leaving them with a faith experience that we read of in Proverbs 22:6, “Train up a child in the way he should go, even when he is old, he will not depart from it.”
So, how do you get started? While we have several articles (listed below) that will go into extensive detail on “getting started,” here are the first 3 basic things you should do.