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by dstj
Sat Nov 05, 2011 5:00 am
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: Writing Skills - Discussions about student writing
Replies: 47
Views: 20484

Re: Writing Strands 3, Lesson 7

Yes, we combine the days! I too thought there wasn't much - sometimes just reading,the instructions or show your mom etc. We usually fit a lesson in 2 days - there might have been 3 days once or twice - but if that happens I still keep it in the same week - just assign 3 days of Writing Strands alon...
by dstj
Sat Sep 17, 2011 6:58 am
Forum: Exploration to 1850 & 1850 to Modern Times Archive
Topic: Story of the World 4
Replies: 13
Views: 6207

Re: 1850MOD?

It looks like your question has already been answered but I thought I'd share what we do too. I know it is not what is written to do - but it works for us. I have my 8th grader read her history to herself. I need to read to myself to understand stuff - I don't even get out as much if I'm reading out...
by dstj
Wed Sep 07, 2011 2:05 am
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Encouragement - When stressed, discouraged
Replies: 141
Views: 44807

Re: Need encouragement

Hi Jyn, I checked this again just in case someone wrote anything else even though I really didn't think anyone would have. I'm glad I did since found yours. Now I'm thinking about you :) I hope everything goes well for you. I wanted to encourage you - we started homeschooling my 8th grader when she ...
by dstj
Sun Aug 28, 2011 6:44 am
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Encouragement - When stressed, discouraged
Replies: 141
Views: 44807

Re: Need encouragement

Thank you all so much for your responses - prayers and ideas. I do feel encouraged! It is so nice to know there are other people out there - and you are willing to take time to help. I have come away with some things to try.
Thanks again!