Our school days are Tuesdays and Thursdays starting at 9:30am, when we return from dropping off Ethan at Mother’s Day Out. Each bullet point is a 5-15 minute period of time.


  • Mommy’s book club
  • Errand, cleaning day


  • Pledge
    Weather: Record temperature, outside conditions
    Calendar: Write out weekly schedule
  • Phonics: Easy Reader – Oliver Pig and the Best Fort Ever by Jean Van Leeuwen
  • Composer Study: Prokofiev’s “Peter and the Wolf”
  • Artist Study: Matisse: The King of Color by Laurence Anholt (see my review of this book here)
  • Literature: Old Mother West Wind “Jimmy Skunk Looks for Beetles” by Thornton Burgess
  • Poetry: “The Farmer and the Queen” by Shel Silverstein
  • Lunch (1hr)
  • Literature: Kate’s choice
  • Independent Reading/Rest Time


  • Story time at the Library (10:30 am)
  • Turn in old and check out new books (11:00 am)
  • Lunch (1hr)
  • Outdoor Play (1hr)
  • Literature: Library Books
  • Independent Reading/Rest Time



  • Nature Walk