My four year old is just a few requirements shy of passing Kindergarten according to the Arizona State Standards. We worked on one of them today. He totally aced it in 5 minutes.
The rest I think he doesn't have the brain development for yet, so we'll try again in a few weeks.
Until then, I think we will play with math and writing stories. We might also
LOVE LOVE LOVE teaching my own child. :D
PS My little girl is pretty much the best at puzzles. She especially loves those geo blocks which you can manipulate into your own picture.
Holy Smokes. Home Schooling is awesome. =D
We are done with school by 9am and can play for the rest of the day. How cool is that? Seriously. And how neat is it that I can delay a skill he's not ready for, or add in ones that wouldn't be "allowed" if he were taught in a group? I'm not gonna lie, it takes a good part of my brain power coming up with ways to teach him, since I'm not a teacher by nature, but it's so much FUN I don't really mind.
I'm sure we will have more speed bumps in the near future but for now, it's fantastic!