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by djlonderee
Fri Jan 23, 2015 7:38 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 29-30 Russia
Replies: 26
Views: 21710

Re: Weeks 29-30 Russia

Oriental Trading has wooded Russian nesting dolls that you can paint on your own. You can also buy some kits through AMazon for only $10 for a 5 piece kit. We bought them and our kids decided upon painting animals on them as advertised on the website, such as dog, cat, mouse, etc. But you could pain...
by djlonderee
Fri Jan 23, 2015 7:22 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 18-20 Kenya
Replies: 58
Views: 37234

Re: Weeks 18-20 Kenya

Not sure if anyone has caught this yet, but there is a mistake in the Children's Atlas of God's World on page 51 on the map of Africa. They show Mount Kilimanjaro being in Kenya and it is NOT. It is in Tanzania actually, close to the border by Kenya, but definitely not in Kenya.
by djlonderee
Tue Dec 09, 2014 5:34 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 35-36: Ideas for adding an extra country to ECC
Replies: 18
Views: 15907

Re: Ideas for adding an extra country to ECC

I ended up adding another section to the large binder for the "Middle East." I felt that this deserves a separate section as it does not really fit with Asia, Europe, nor Africa (since its in the middle of them - hence Middle East I think). ANyway, we used the stuff MFW provided for Saudi Arabia, bu...
by djlonderee
Tue Dec 09, 2014 5:21 pm
Forum: Ideas - Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: State Bird, Flower, and Tree
Replies: 1
Views: 26339

Re: State Bird, Flower, and Tree

I think MFW should add the song "Fifty States that Rhyme" to this as I learned that song growing up and can still say all 50 states in alphabetical order with the song, plus I learned to point to the State's location as I sand so my memory of the 50 states is really good and doing the song made it f...