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What time do your kids go to bed in the summer?

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MChildressDem

Asked by MChildressDem at 12:41 AM on Jun. 6, 2013 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • Depending on what's going on the next day, my five-year-old daughter usually goes to bed between eight-thirty and nine, and my teenage stepson between ten and eleven.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 12:54 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • My 6yr old has always gone to bed at 8, but now that it's his first summer vacay I have been letting him stay up til 8:30-9
    cassie_kellison

    Answer by cassie_kellison at 1:06 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • 9. He is 6 years old.
    Lobelia

    Answer by Lobelia at 1:39 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • 10--11
    morebee7

    Answer by morebee7 at 1:41 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • between 8 and 9 most likely. I might let my older dd stay up to see dh when he gets up for work at 9:30 cause they miss him, but I know younger dd won't make it that late.
    MooNFaeRie30

    Answer by MooNFaeRie30 at 5:57 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • We keep a pretty consistent schedule. My 2 and 4 yo's go to bed around 7:30-8. My 15 yo goes to bed at 9 by choice. My 11 and 13 yo's go to bed at 9:30, maybe 10 in the summer if they ask and have been well behaved that day.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 6:25 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • Her usual bedtime during the school year was 8:30-9:00, unless her games kept her up later. So now it's 10pm during the week & 11pm on weekends. (later if a friend spends the night of course :p)
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:41 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • Oops- sorry, didn't see this was posted on the kids 5-8 category. My little girl is 11 y/o.
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:42 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • Anywhere between nine and ten. Unless something big is going on then whenever they say they are tired.
    skinnyslokita

    Answer by skinnyslokita at 8:36 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

  • whenever, really, unless we have somewhere to go the next morning. on school nights i have to let them stay up til 9, if i put them to bed any earlier they just talk and play til they fall asleep. at 9, they settle right in and go to sleep. so i obviously let them stay up later than that when there is nothing going on the next morning. but its never later than 11 pm.
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 9:13 AM on Jun. 6, 2013

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