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by ruthie5573
Sat Jul 17, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Bible - Making the most of this time
Replies: 51
Views: 21161

Re: How to have school time together...silly kids

ahhhhh! Thanks ladies! Crystal, such a sweet reminder to relax. I think I do have an "idea" in my head of what it should look like and I'm stressing myself out when it doesn't go as I think it should. I've been so anxious this year with adding the 2 little ones into the mix--a lot of worry about how...
by ruthie5573
Thu Jun 17, 2010 1:37 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Combining Adventures and K
Replies: 91
Views: 44773

*help!*ADV-3rd + MFW-K for twins

OH. & they're all boys. It may be me; But i haven't seen much info on combining mfwK with ADV. The Schedule, OH, The Schedule. Would you mind sharing? & don't forget the "twin factor." And I just KNOW I should have gone with my instincts and done MFW last year. Just wanted to pop in and say 'hi'. I...
by ruthie5573
Fri Jun 11, 2010 12:10 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Language Arts & Math - Choosing these for Adventures (author replies)
Replies: 21
Views: 10901

Re: How much reading for 7 year old?

Ok thanks! That is a great idea to let him know ahead of time how much he will be reading. We've also been out of school for 3 months, so I'm hoping it will improve as we get back into the swing of things with consistent daily reading. I don't think there are any other issues going on with him...I h...
by ruthie5573
Tue Sep 22, 2009 7:14 pm
Forum: Ideas - Learning God's Story (First Grade)
Topic: Weeks 21 & 22 (with Water; Addition)
Replies: 6
Views: 6543

A great movie rec for 1st grade

We just checked out the The Ten Commandments (with Charleston Heston) from our library. It is SO exciting to watch with my 1st grader...and my other kids are also sitting still and watching too! The movie fits in beautifully with where we are right now and it is really neat to see the bible coming a...
by ruthie5573
Mon Jun 25, 2007 1:49 pm
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: Handwriting - Encouraging proper pencil grip, right OR left
Replies: 61
Views: 31169

Handwriting - Encouraging proper pencil grip, right OR left

I've done some on-line research on correct grip, but I still feel that I need more help in this area. My questions are: How much ( and how) do I need to enforce his correct grip? Are rubber pencil grips ok to place on a regular #3 pencil? What kind of pencil should I have him do his work with this ...