So, for some weeks ahead, kids are going to do schoolwork at home with their teachers teaching and directing them from a distance. No doubt there will be a timetable for them. Maybe grandparents need a timetable too?
How about this for a timetable?
6.30am – 7am – WAKE UP GRANDPARENTS NZ Quiz, add your score to the Facebook page
7am-9am – GETTING READY FOR ‘SCHOOL’ breakfast and getting dressed for the day
Head to school…
9am-9.15am. TECHNOLOGY. Turn on your computer or laptop and get ready for internet communication.
9.15- 10am. READING AND ORAL LANGUAGE. Read the emails. Phone or face chat with family and friends.
10- 10.30am. DOMESTIC SCIENCE. Put the washing machine on to take care of the laundry. Maybe do a quick vacuum.
10.30-10.50am. INTERVAL. A cup of tea and biscuit while reading a book or chatting to your partner.
10.50am – 11.30am. TEXTILE AND DESIGN. Do some necessary woodwork repairs, crocheting, knitting or sewing.
Includes MATHEMATICS: Count the stitches on your needles. Measure the wood length etc.
11.30am – 12.30pm. HORTICULTURE. Catch up with some gardening.
12.30 – 1.30pm. LUNCHTIME. Make a toasted cheese and tomato sandwich, read a book or chat to your partner.
1.30- 2.30pm. HISTORY/SOCIAL STUDIES. Check the internet, tv or radio for updates and news.
2.00pm – 2.30pm. PHYSICAL EDUCATION. Yoga, Petanque in the back yard either solo or with your partner, or a little walk (if safe for you and others)
2.30 – 3.30pm. WRITING AND ORAL LANGUAGE. Write emails to family and friends, face chat etc.
3.30pm. SCHOOL’S FINISHED. Time for a powernap.
What a big day. 😊 Time to head home
3.30pm – 5pm – FREE TIME. Do things that you enjoy
5pm – 6pm – DINNER. Make and eat something nutritious
6pm – 7pm – TIDY UP. Wash the dishes, bring in the laundry, get yourself ready for tomorrow
7pm – Bedtime – RELAX. Do something you enjoy and relax.
What is your daily schedule looking like? Let us know how you plan to spend your days while we stick around at home