Every year at my children’s physicals, the same question inevitably pops up:
How are their grades?
Now, we’ve used the same pediatrician for almost 18 years, and she knows we homeschool, but it’s the same conversation each year. I usually just respond that their grades are fine (because I honestly don’t feel like having an hour long discussion about the futility of grades), while my kids look on in puzzlement because they know darn well there are no report cards handed out in this house. Continue reading “3 Reasons Why I Don’t Give Grades or Tests in Our Homeschool”