How many hours a day?

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How many hours a day?

Postby nmartin03 » Thu Sep 09, 2010 6:58 pm

Just trying to get some ideas about how long school should take for a 1st grader, it can take me anywhere from 2 1/2 hours to 4 hours depending on if I just do the work or if I drag things out, I don't know if it should take longer then this or if this is a normal amount of time.

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Postby elliemaejune » Thu Sep 09, 2010 7:11 pm

That sounds about normal to me.
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Postby Theodore » Sun Sep 12, 2010 1:00 am

We personally prefer to study year-round, in which case 2-3 hours per day is more than sufficient, especially for a first grader.

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