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by leeandrea
Wed Jul 20, 2011 11:50 am
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Ideas: Notebooking or Scrapbooking for K
Replies: 8
Views: 8272

Re: Construction paper in 3 ring binders ?

If you are set on using construction paper, this probably won't be that helpful, same for if you are talking about already existing art work, but I'll tell you what we do. Instead of buying construction paper, I buy packs of multi-colored paper from Staples (or wherever) for art/craft projects. It's...
by leeandrea
Thu Jun 16, 2011 7:41 am
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Classical Education and MFW (Author response)
Replies: 33
Views: 24218

Re: Help me decide between Veritas and MFW

I'll share my experience with VP. I haven't actually used MFW yet, this will be our first year using K and ECC, so I can't compare. I have a few years of their TMs/Cards. I purchased the OT/AE and 1st Bible program when my oldests were going into 4th and 2nd grade. It was a little much for my 2nd gr...
by leeandrea
Sun Jun 12, 2011 1:13 pm
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Schedule - Kindergarten can be spread 2 years, BUT many wait
Replies: 67
Views: 22910

Re: K accelerated phonics and then all of K - Would this wor

Thanks for the feedback. DD will be K. After trying to schedule out the phonics lessons at a quicker pace, I've decided to wait until after summer break and do K as written. It would just be too much to do during "break" and the stuff I'd probably skip would be the fun stuff, the games. I don't want...
by leeandrea
Fri Jun 10, 2011 10:41 am
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: 6+ year olds - Modifying MFW K to a faster pace
Replies: 38
Views: 22462

Re: K and 1st schedule - I thought I saw...

Thank you both. I see it now. I guess I must have subconsciously filled in details that were never there. This will be my first year using MFW, and with all my "research," I think I'm suffering from information overload :)