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by mamastading
Sat May 04, 2013 12:38 pm
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Placement Tests - Helpful ideas for giving tests & evaluating results
Replies: 27
Views: 11788

Re: Singapore Testing

We did it this morning and also got a 74%, I had to giggle at all the little circles she drew all over the page since she wasn't using manipulatives. We will definitely be starting with 1A in the fall!!
by mamastading
Thu May 02, 2013 5:05 pm
Forum: First Grade Archive
Topic: Schedule - How long per day/time for MFW-1?
Replies: 30
Views: 13692

Break down of mfw 1st time...?

Trying to get some idea of what to expect for next year. Can you please share how long you take on each subject and the total time you spent? Also would love to hear how you schedule (do you a particular order of doing things) and time wise schedule if you have one, like what time do you do math, L...
by mamastading
Fri Oct 07, 2011 1:05 pm
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Readiness - Sorting disobedience from other issues
Replies: 21
Views: 6033

Re: How much do you push your K student?

Just a thought.... I did buy lined paper that is a little wider than the handwriting pages that come with MFW and Lacee seems to like that better. Also, I found a dry erase board with lines on it as well and she REALLY likes to do her letters on that!! I leave the dry erase board out with the letter...
by mamastading
Thu Aug 25, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Chores = Life Skills!
Replies: 36
Views: 13586

Re: Children, allowance & chores, oh my!

With our almost 5 year old, she has been expected to do chores for some time now. We do not pay her for chores-we see it as part of her contribution to the family. We did have a chore chart for awhile, now I just ask her to do chores that I see fit in the morning. I have learned to make a list if th...