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by wifeof1mom25
Wed Feb 10, 2010 7:49 am
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Combining K & 1st - Both plus an OLDER program?
Replies: 39
Views: 16468

Re: Question about combining...4 kids, 33 months apart

I know where you're at! I had five children in 4.5 years, but within that I have 4 children in 31 months. We have used MFW from the start, and dearly love it. That being said, I do make modifications to fit our family. I take what I have gleaned from talking to David Hazell about our circumstances a...
by wifeof1mom25
Wed May 13, 2009 10:52 am
Forum: Ideas - Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Field Trip Ideas for Adventures
Replies: 69
Views: 35897

Re: Travel Advice

That's a great idea -- I hope you have a great trip! Since you're asking about my area of the country, I thought I'd throw a few in: -- National Air Force Museum, Dayton: this is FREE and a fun walk-through, even with little ones (not sure of your ages). Big planes, good displays, picnic area. http:...
by wifeof1mom25
Sun Mar 29, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: Creation to the Greeks Archive
Topic: EFRU Dictionaries - Opinions please
Replies: 16
Views: 9219

Children's dictionaries

Hi! Just a note...if you're going to do English from the Roots Up -- don't get a dictionary that is too "child-friendly". Not a week goes by where at least one of the words they pick out to look up are NOT in the dictionary. Drives me nuts.
by wifeof1mom25
Sun Oct 28, 2007 11:59 pm
Forum: Ideas - Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: ADV Week 12, including Bird Study + State Sheets
Replies: 34
Views: 24067

Bird library book we enjoyed

Posted: Tue May 01, 2007 11:56 am Hello all: This is our third year with MFW and first with adventures. We have really enjoyed our education on birds this year. We found a great book at the library the other week that has been a nice addition to the end of our year. Great pictures and a fun rhyming...
by wifeof1mom25
Thu Sep 13, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 3-4 United States
Replies: 67
Views: 44686

movie recommendation

When I looked up the Stone Fox book in my library, I noticed there was also a movie version, so we checked it out. It is a well done movie and very appropriate for the family. My son (7) was very moved by it and we had a great discussion about it afterward. Thanks for the all the ideas here ladies! ...