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by mrsfields
Tue Dec 30, 2008 11:22 pm
Forum: Ideas - Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: ADV Week 34
Replies: 11
Views: 9745

Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2008 6:06 pm We did ADV last year and in May, my 7yr ds and 3yr dd sent a letter to President Bush. Well, today my dd received a letter back which also included a photo of Pres. Bush and a photo of the 1st dog. She really enjoyed the mail and I am hoping that my ds will receive ...
by mrsfields
Tue Jun 17, 2008 8:27 am
Forum: Ideas - Exploration to 1850
Topic: General ideas for Exploration to 1850
Replies: 15
Views: 14655

Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2008 6:10 pm

Liberty Kids---we had a friend loan these movies to us. My 7 year old ds loved them and they were fun for American History. (Set in 1776.)
by mrsfields
Sat Jun 14, 2008 6:47 pm
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Ideas: For busy/wiggly/kinesthetic boys (and girls)
Replies: 17
Views: 12966

Posted: Sat Jan 12, 2008 9:14 pm One thing I noticed with my ds (7 yrs)...he just doesn't like to sit and take the time to read. He loves to be read to and he reads very well (when he does read). So sometimes I let him get very easy books that don't take long for him to finish just because I don't ...
by mrsfields
Fri May 30, 2008 9:43 am
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Geography - Questions about ADV
Replies: 8
Views: 6756

We just finished up Adv about a week ago and I must say that we really enjoyed it. When we started the state portion of Adv, my 7 year old son already new most of the states due to a state puzzle that he did regularly. That being said, I still felt that the states did go by a little fast but I was p...
by mrsfields
Sat May 03, 2008 10:36 pm
Forum: Ideas - Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: ADV Weeks 20-21
Replies: 9
Views: 10227


Posted: Sun Jan 27, 2008 9:16 pm We just got done with Louisiana and the project was making Red Beans & Rice. I was not going to do this because I know that my little darlings would not want to eat this. But we were having a church potluck that week and the theme was to bring a new dish. Needless t...
by mrsfields
Sun Mar 02, 2008 7:12 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploration to 1850
Topic: General ideas for science: Animals & Classification (Zoo
Replies: 15
Views: 12894


Posted: Sun Feb 17, 2008 6:10 pm
Backyard Safari---We watched these on our cable "on Demand" selection a while back. Not sure where to get these either but they were GREAT science shows (I think from the 80's or early 90's)