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by samiam
Sat Nov 05, 2011 6:52 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Ages - Is there an ideal age for ECC?
Replies: 15
Views: 7362

Re: ECC Question

We're doing ECC right now with 8th, 3rd and K5 tagging along. 3rd and K5 definately enjoy the "Fun' parts of ECC moreso than the 8th grader. 8th grader just has more work overall, but does not do any of the coloring pages ie Bible pages, but he does do Flag/Map work, nor any crafts (his choice, not ...
by samiam
Thu Aug 04, 2011 11:09 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Updates - New editions & packaging on some items
Replies: 32
Views: 15121

Old Adv w/ new State sheets ????

I ordered the newer version of the state sheets. I can use these together with no trouble, right ? I actually did that with Adventures last year, had the 1st edition TM, and then new student sheets. Thought it was just easier to purchase them rather then copy them. No issues at all. Actually, if I ...
by samiam
Sat May 14, 2011 9:42 am
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Record Keeping / Planners - Ideas to use with MFW
Replies: 120
Views: 40024

Re: Anyone use Homeschool Tracker?

I have used HST, the free version for three years, but this past year, just could not figure out how to use it with MFW Adventures without it just seeming like entering redundant info. I stilled used with my older and youngest DS, who were not using MFW. I did enter the basic stuff like Math, Spelli...
by samiam
Fri Aug 20, 2010 9:11 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Timelines - Help and ideas
Replies: 24
Views: 22086

Re: How to make Adventures timeline?

Thanks all! I do tend to do that..over thinking :)! Even though I already have the 8 1/2 by 11 timeline sheets (printed a blank one from website and then had copies made, did this last year), I decided to just go with the the string idea that I had seen on someone's blog. I figured this would be goo...
by samiam
Fri Aug 20, 2010 12:36 am
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Updates - New editions & packaging on some items
Replies: 32
Views: 15121

Version 1 vs. Version 2 History Book

I have the 1st edition of the the Teacher's Manual even though everything else is 2nd edition. So it tells me in the on Thursday of Week 1 to read from Exploring American History . Can I use the The Story of the U.S. in place of this without major problems? I'm using Story of the Us with the first ...
by samiam
Thu Aug 12, 2010 1:47 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Schedule - Ideas for daily routines, mornings
Replies: 68
Views: 28348

Pledge of Allegiance/start of day routine

DD will be starting MFW K on Sept 1st and I was remembering my first days of school. I remember that a sense or order and "quiet time" was conveyed when we all settled down to say the Pledge and Lord's Prayer. I thought we might try that but I was wondering if anyone else has a routine that marks t...