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by fearnot
Tue Apr 12, 2011 2:43 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Record Keeping / Planners - Ideas to use with MFW
Replies: 120
Views: 38900

Re: using a planner to combine 3 levels of MFW??

Thanks for the responses!! I'm toggling between windows looking at all the different formats, trying to think what will work! I am wondering if anyone has an older child keep a student planner (I would like my 10 yo to be learning to manage her time, be responsible, etc.) She is the one that will be...
by fearnot
Fri Apr 08, 2011 4:08 pm
Forum: First Grade Archive
Topic: Reading - Children learn to read at different rates/plateaus
Replies: 25
Views: 16106

Re: Need help/advice/support

I'm hesitant to post as I am just a first year homeschooler myself and came to these boards to learn. I will share though, that your experience sounds similar to my son's experience coming out of "school". He ended up hating reading and anything to do with phonics. He did not learn to read even afte...
by fearnot
Fri Apr 08, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: WS - Praise & describe how it works
Replies: 39
Views: 16734

Re: tell me about Writing Strands

Thank you so much for all the replies! I have been clicking on links and reading and reading! :) My daughter is not thrilled with writing, and I have seen that having some "step by step" instruction is what helps her most. From what I have read, it sounds like WS gives that, and I would love to see ...