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by momma2sevenblessings
Sat Mar 23, 2013 5:08 pm
Forum: First Grade Archive
Topic: Choosing 1st vs. just joining OLDER sibling
Replies: 12
Views: 6202

Re: Can first grader join with older siblings?

We are doing this this current school year. I have taught MFW 1st grade 3 times before so have it down fairly well:) and there are many similier things between C to G and MFW 1st. I use MFW 1st TM(because I already had it) and the student workbook and Bible reader to teach reading/LA to my 1st grade...
by momma2sevenblessings
Tue Mar 19, 2013 2:54 pm
Forum: Preschool & Pre-K Archive
Topic: 4-year-olds - Sibling in K
Replies: 28
Views: 8196

Re: Is this giving my little daughter a complex?

I guess I get to answer this as a "been-there-done-that" homeschool mom, which feels weird to me as I still feel like I'm new to this and always struggling with something myself(even though I've homeschooled from the begining and was homeschooled myself!:) My oldest 2 are 26 months apart, both with ...
by momma2sevenblessings
Tue Dec 25, 2012 12:14 am
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Schedule - Can we begin the MFW cycle mid-year?
Replies: 54
Views: 14813

Re: Anyone else starting a new grade after Christmas?

this is our first year to not be starting in the winter(we're 6 weeks into C to G), we used to always change "books/curriculum" some time after Christmas, but we changed "grades" in July......this past summer was also our first time to take a summer break(we've always schooled year round......, but ...
by momma2sevenblessings
Fri Dec 21, 2012 11:55 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Family - Will MFW work for large families? Tips, schedules
Replies: 89
Views: 28650

Re: large family homeschool how to's ?

Thank you Vicki!:) It is very encouraging to know there is someone out there similar to me:) my husband and I have also been married for 13 years! My two littlest boys are quite the handful! Not "bad", but super busy/crazy/all boy!!! And my 6 y.o. is similar esp when in the mix with the 3 1/2 y.o. W...
by momma2sevenblessings
Fri Dec 21, 2012 10:11 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Family - Will MFW work for large families? Tips, schedules
Replies: 89
Views: 28650

Re: large family homeschool how to's ?

Thank you for the replies! My 12 y.o.'s struggles are in math and writing so those are things that though I would like very much to hand them off to him-he really needs me right there...... I am the queen of not pushing young children and love taking it slow, no worries-they WILL learn to read! I lo...