In Homeschool Planet adding your Activities is a great way to ensure that all the info you need to run your home- work, school, family- is in one place. To learn how to add these items to your planner see the tutorial below.
What Activities Can I add?
You can add just about any activity to your Homeschool Planet calendar! Here are a few examples of commonly added activities users put on their calendar~
- Chore Schedules
- Field Trips
- Music classes and practice schedules
- Practice schedules for Sports
- Weekly Church/Youth events
- Extra-curricular events
How to Add an Activity
- After logging into your account, click on a blank space in your calendar, then select the “Everything Else” option.
- In the “Create Activity” window, use the drop-down menu in the “Category:” field to select the category you need or select “Add a Category” if you want a new category. Next, fill in the Activity title field if you would like. Use the “For Whom:” drop-down menu to select the person(s) this Activity is for.
- Next, you will want to determine the time frame for your Activity using the drop-down menu for the “When” field. There are quite a few preset options as well as a “More choices” option for creating a customized schedule. Here are the steps for creating a customized schedule:
- Select one of the pre-set options from the When drop-down menu or choose the “More choices” option in the drop-down menu which will open the “Edit custom schedule” window.
- In the “When” drop-down menu, select “Custom schedule…” at the bottom of the list.
- When this option is select, you will be able to choose a repeat pattern, specific days, and times. To the left of these fields, you will also be able to set the “Starting” and “Until” dates.
- When you are satisfied with your schedule selections, click the “Save” button on the bottom of the window.
- Set a start and end date for your class if you do not want them to follow the pre-selected defaults.
- Next go to the Tasks tab and enter any additional needed information. You may use the “To every day/week, add this:” field to enter the same info, such as a location or other pertinent information, to each day this activity occurs.
- You can upload documents, add convenient reminders, or link to websites if needed.
- That’s it! Select Save & Close!
Adding Activities Screenshots
Adding Activities Video Tutorial
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