Back when we were still homeschooling, I always dropped the “regularly scheduled program” in December. School plus holiday prep added up to one stressed-out mom.
Instead, we read plenty of library books. And we played around with informal activities like the NrichMaths Advent Calendars:
For older students and adults, the online Plus Magazine offers a calendar of daily tidbits from their “Maths in a minute” series, explaining important mathematical concepts in just a few words”
And for still more winter fun, check out the links in my old Christmas Math Puzzles and Activities post.
And a Question for You
How do you handle schoolwork during this busy season? I’m collecting new links for an updated Holiday Math post next month. I’d love to hear your ideas!