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by Alicia42
Sun Apr 02, 2017 12:13 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Need help with Progeny Press and more for 7th grader
Replies: 4
Views: 2509

Re: Need help with Progeny Press and more for 7th grader

My son and daughter are as different as chalk and cheese. The daughter loves reading but the son is the extreme opposite; forget about being reluctant, he absolutely detests it. Loves science though, and is hooked on to these science activities . I'm not saying that's bad but then my belief is that ...
by Alicia42
Mon Dec 15, 2014 2:38 am
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Productive activities - Summers, Gaps, Weekends
Replies: 35
Views: 13902

Re: Movie night Mondays!

I think it's a superb idea. At our place, Saturdays are generally family movie nights when we either sit back at home and watch a DVD in the evening or else sometimes go to a theater nearby if there is anything good on there. Here's a list of some of the best family movies (speaking from personal ex...
by Alicia42
Tue Apr 22, 2014 2:09 am
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore 4B, Specific Lessons
Replies: 15
Views: 3820

Re: math struggles

Don't worry - fractions is something which invariably causes a lot of trouble to teachers and students alike (especially just after you have introduced the basics to the kids). Here's how you can make it simpler for both of you: 1. Try explaining what a fraction is by relating it to something they l...
by Alicia42
Tue Mar 25, 2014 1:09 am
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: 100th Day - Activity Ideas
Replies: 12
Views: 23940

Re: 100th Day - Activity Ideas

I made sure that the 100th day of school was celebrated with great fun activities back when I was teaching kindergarten. And it was a sight to see all those kids come specially dressed up for the day, all excited, as if they had accomplished something great. And I tried to make them feel they actual...