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by marmiemama
Sun Jan 26, 2014 5:49 pm
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Combining siblings in the same hs level
Replies: 24
Views: 10601

Re: 9th and 10th grader in different MFW "years"

Hi Molly, I'm new to MFW this year, (14th year hs'ing, though) with only our youngest doing MFW K this year. Next year, I will have one graduated, one in 11th (probably will do World History and Lit), and two middle ones. I've tossed around my options for these two middles: one will be in 8th, the o...
by marmiemama
Sun Jan 05, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: 6th to 8th grade Archive
Topic: Prep for High School - Writing, grammar, more
Replies: 44
Views: 19602

Re: research, teaching about plagiarism, and bibliography

Great thoughts, Julie! I'm looking forward to the writing aspects of MFW in the fall when I bring my other kiddos into the program. Up to this point, we have done a mish-mash of writing methods, with IEW at the core of it all. I received Writing Strands 3 and 4 last week, so I am going to bring my 6...
by marmiemama
Sun Jan 05, 2014 9:05 pm
Forum: MFW Curriculum -- Share Your Experiences
Topic: K: God's Creation from A to Z -- Share Your Experiences
Replies: 27
Views: 47122

God's Creation from A to Z

I just wanted to chime in on how much we are loving MFW K this year. We have been homeschooling for 14 years and have used a wide spectrum of methods, but we had never done unit studies before. It always seemed like a little too much leg work to pull it all together. I am loving how MFW combines the...
by marmiemama
Thu Oct 03, 2013 11:07 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Facts of Life - Handling delicate topics Bible, Science, Art
Replies: 34
Views: 11424

Re: The ... Topic

Just jumping in here with a few words of advice I had gotten a few years back..."tell them before someone else gets the chance to tell them something that is your privilege/responsibility as a parent. They will hear it sooner than you think, from a friend maybe even in Sunday school." I've also hear...