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by Kab
Tue Oct 21, 2014 7:31 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Compare MFW to other in-depth Christian unit studies?
Replies: 21
Views: 12802

Re: Anyone BTDT..tried Classical Conversations but miss MFW?

Hi Cindy, We did K, 1, and ECC with my girls then I thought I would try Classical Conversations last year, the girls enjoyed it more for the social and the friends that they made. I feel that while we learned it was really not a good fit for us. I felt I was floundering last year with the school and...
by Kab
Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: Ideas - Creation to the Greeks
Topic: CTG - Weeks 2 & 3
Replies: 42
Views: 26800

The four Seasons sonnets

Morning all, I thought I would pass on some information I found about Vivaldi "four Seasons" http://www.theotherpages.org/poems/part2/vivaldi01.html These sonnets were published along with the music for The Four Seasons (which Vivaldi composed based on four paintings of the seasons by Marco Ricci. T...
by Kab
Sat Sep 06, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Non-USA - Will MFW work for Canadian families?
Replies: 34
Views: 11917

Re: English and spelling

Thank you, This is good to know Canadian spelling follows that of the British spelling, like colour, neighbour, and cheque. I know there is not many that a third and fourth grader will encounter but there are a few. I went to one of our local homeschool book stores and picked it up this last week. I...
by Kab
Sat Aug 30, 2014 3:28 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: ** Testimonies from Users, Even More!
Replies: 124
Views: 46695

Re: 2014-2015 Roll Call

HI Everyone, I'M Kim and my Husband and I have two young girls grade 3 and grade 4. We have been homeschooling for 4 years now and will be doing CTG this year. We took last year off and tried another curriculum but decided to come back to My Father's World a tried and true curriculum. I am very exci...
by Kab
Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Holidays, Elections, Olympics, Fall Ideas, Special Days
Replies: 102
Views: 34958

Re: Christmas fun

Hi sandi, It all sounds fun, We are going to do a Jesse Tree this year. Christmas baking, make some different crafts probably snow flakes, wreaths and any other craft that looks like fun. We will probably finishup for the Christmas break early December. Sandi here is a web site that you might be abl...
by Kab
Fri Oct 26, 2012 10:48 am
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: Handwriting - Ideas for b/d reversals, dysgraphia, dyslexia
Replies: 73
Views: 27544

Re: 1st grade reading question

Thanks Crystal, She is doing MFW 1. Thanks for the ideas. I like the idea of finding the p and d on a dry erase. Using the Lauri letters is also a good idea. On a completely different note. Crystal, I always love reading your answers they always have such wisdom and knowledge. Thank you for your gre...
by Kab
Fri Aug 10, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Wall Map preservation / laminating / storage
Replies: 29
Views: 10692

Re: World wall map dilemma

Samantha, I like your idea of putting the map on a roller shade and I was telling my husband of your great idea. He suggested that if you do, do that try just attaching at the top of the map so that the map has room to move and adjust as the blind is rolling up. He was saying that the map would want...
by Kab
Sat Aug 04, 2012 9:59 pm
Forum: Book Basket and Independent Reading Archive
Topic: Baskets - What kind of book "basket"?!
Replies: 25
Views: 12116

Re: Question about book basket

Thank you. I think that I will keep them seperate.
by Kab
Tue Jul 31, 2012 7:37 am
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Book Reviews - Kingdom Tales
Replies: 66
Views: 19249

Re: Best ages to read Kingdom Tales?

I am planning on reading it to my two girls 5 (almost 6) and 7 year old. I have pre-read it and I will be leaving/modifying the part about the dying mother out from chapter 1. Both of the girls love "Pilgrim's Progress" and I thought it was similar to that story. All that being said if I need to the...
by Kab
Sat Feb 18, 2012 11:45 am
Forum: Book Basket and Independent Reading Archive
Topic: Book Reviews & Extras - Elementary Girls
Replies: 67
Views: 25005

Re: Chapter books for young girls?

Thank you for the answers. :) I have heard of some of them I will have to look up the others maybe borrow them from the library. just from the been there, did that side of it..... preview everything. sometimes when children are reading above their age/grade level, they might run into topics that the...