Since we are in the middle of a pandemic, we will need to get used to homeschooling our kids. There is actually nothing wrong with that since you will have them learn pretty close to you unless you are in the office the entire day. With this method, you can pay close attention to what your kids are doing and they won’t have time to slack off. When you think of how to set up a home classroom for your child during the quarantine, better do it at a place where there won’t be many distractions. Also, better to buy a new camera and laptop for your kid so those things won’t malfunction at the wrong times. The last thing you would want to happen is for you to encounter problems in the middle of the class. There is a possibility the kid may be in the middle of an exam or the child is on momentum to learn a lot of things. In addition, better make sure the classroom is neat and tidy. The kid will probably not clean the mess up each day so it would be time to do it yourself so the kid would be motivated to take a class each day. It is like an employee wanting to work in a clean environment each day. You know they would want to get the most out of the given situation. We would all have to wait after the quarantine is over when everything would go back to normal. We don’t really know when that would be. Until then, we can just sit back and settle for online learning for our young kids. It does go to show how much you care about your kid’s future even though they can get a tad bit annoying when they are young. They will forget about that when they grow up anyway.
What they can’t forget are all the lessons they learned while home schooling. Perhaps, we can look back at this situation several years from now and see it as some kind of minor problem and laugh about it. For now, we must be focused on closing the blinds on the windows so that the sun’s harmful UV rays won’t get into the house and distract your kid from studying. Yes, you bought those blinds for a reason so may as well use them to their full extend. Also, better to choose a table that has a lot of drawers so that the kids can put all their stuff in those things when the time comes. Yes, the desk does not really need to be fancy as it can serve all the needed purposes for the kid to learn a lot of things. At the end of the day, that is what you want your kid to do. There will be a lot of things that will be put on top of the table like the laptop, pens, lamp, and other accessories so make sure the desk is big enough for all of that.
Tiffany is a teacher as well as a mother of two. She conducts parenting seminars not only at school but also at big conferences. She is also writing some articles about being a productive parent.