If you’ve been around here for any time at all, you know I love being a planner. I love having things set and organized. I like having a plan and following it. Now, it doesn’t always work that way, but it at least gives me guidelines to work toward. That’s why I love using a planner with my middle schooler.
3 Reasons Your Middle & High Schooler Needs Their Own Planner
Helps foster independence – It may seem strange, but having your middle or high schooler use a planner will help them learn independence. By having them write down their own assignments and keep track of them, they will learn how to take charge of their own schooling and education.
They learn Time Management – Because they are writing down their own assignments, they know what is due and what is coming due. That means they can learn to plan ahead, so they do not learn a pattern of procrastination.
Prepares them for the Future – While learning how to be more independent in their studies and more pro-active in their time management, they will become more prepared for the future. All jobs, even ones where they work for themselves, have deadlines. And most jobs rely on a person to be self-sufficient and independent, meaning they are self-starters and self-motivating.
If your middle and high schooler can learn these three things, they will be well on their way to being successful both in college and in their future careers.
Last year I released my first Middle & High School Planner. It is a compilation of several we had used with our oldest and I wanted everything we needed in one place. This year, I have updated the calendars and made two different styles – one for boys and one for girls.
Right now you can get them for just $9.99 in the store, here.
However, if you’re already shopping for next year’s curriculum, I high recommend you check out the Build Your Bundle Sale going on now thru Monday, May 14th!
These planners are both located in the Upper Grades #2!
- TWO Math resources
- Language Arts
- Writing Curriculum
- History Resources
- Bible Curriculum
- “Do Right” Bible Study to help kids learn to make wise choices
- Shakespeare Course for 7th-12th grade
- Life Skills Curriculum from Skill Trek
- AND MORE!!
Essay Styles for High School, included in this bundle, is regularly priced over $40, but right now you can grab this bundle for just $39!! Add that to the other products and you’re saving 89% off the retail prices!!
But hurry…this sale only lasts thru Monday, May 14th at 11:59pm EST!!