People always say "how can children learn if they just play all day?" Remember: through play children are learning all the skills they need during life, from mathematical thinking to social understanding.
When children play we often just think they're having fun, but research has shown that the benefits of play extend far beyond that in early childhood. Such a key resource in understanding the effects and benefits of play on early childhood development.
Public school often feels like a race. By homeschooling, we can get off that race track and move at a natural pace, enjoying learning and savoring our family relationships. "Childhood is not a race to see how quickly a child can read, write and count.