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by Plgw2013
Sun Jul 21, 2013 8:19 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Book Reviews - Kingdom Tales
Replies: 66
Views: 19681

Re: Do your kids like Kingdom Tales in ECC?

MFW is new for us so I don't want to miss out on something critical...but the reminder that we'll be doing it again (next time I'll have a sixth grader and a third grader) is reassuring. Maybe I should just pull out some C.S. Lewis for interesting reading in its place?
by Plgw2013
Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Book Reviews - Kingdom Tales
Replies: 66
Views: 19681

Re: Do your kids like Kingdom Tales in ECC?

My kids are 4,6, and 9. Maybe if your kids liked it, mine will get into it eventually...so I guess we will stick with it for now. I feel pretty unenthused but maybe it will get better.
by Plgw2013
Thu Jul 11, 2013 11:17 am
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Schedule - Ideas when first weeks seem quick
Replies: 7
Views: 2858

Re: New to MFW; is this normal?

Thanks! We have done BJU Press or Abeka in the last several years and I guess I'm mainly unused to the lack of bookwork. She hated the bookwork so I guess that's a good thing!

I have the deluxe package and we are reading together a lot, but I don't want to be missing out on anything important.
by Plgw2013
Thu Jul 04, 2013 8:12 am
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Combining ECC and younger child learning to read
Replies: 108
Views: 37226

Re: How do you teach first and ECC at the same time?

We finished up ECC and 1st in May. My 1st grader sat in on the read alouds and did some of the art projects with us. Other than that, I did them completely separate. ~Kristin Thanks! That seems like it must take up a ton of time? I'm trying to put the two teacher's manuals together to figure out wh...