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by carmel1217
Wed Sep 09, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Book Suggestions for almost 9 yr old girl
Replies: 1
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Book Suggestions for almost 9 yr old girl

Hello! I am wondering if any of you might have any book recommendations for independent reading time for my daughter who will be turning nine years old this month? She is not quite ready for full-fledged chapter books (ie, The Boxcar Children), or they just don't interest her, I'm not exactly sure. ...
by carmel1217
Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:41 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Struggling with first grade math
Replies: 2
Views: 1688

Re: Struggling with first grade math

Thank you so much Julie! That is very helpful! :)

Rachel
by carmel1217
Tue Feb 27, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Struggling with first grade math
Replies: 2
Views: 1688

Struggling with first grade math

Hi! I am using MFW first grade with my 6 year old daughter, and we are at the point where we are doing two digit addition (week 18). It is way too hard for her! Has anyone else had experience with this? She is just not ready for this. She can identify and work with single digit numbers and manipulat...
by carmel1217
Sat Oct 28, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Using Drawing with Children
Replies: 5
Views: 2555

Re: Using Drawing with Children

Thanks Julie! That’s helpful! :)

Rachel
by carmel1217
Thu Oct 26, 2017 8:27 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Using Drawing with Children
Replies: 5
Views: 2555

Re: Using Drawing with Children

Thank you for the replies ladies. Julie, thanks for your response, and I wanted to answer your questions about my questions. ;) On page 66 of Drawing With Children, under "The Duplication Warm-up", it says to make yourself a master copy of blank squares. Do I create this master copy myself? And then...
by carmel1217
Mon Oct 23, 2017 12:19 pm
Forum: Main Board
Topic: Using Drawing with Children
Replies: 5
Views: 2555

Using Drawing with Children

Hi! I am wondering if anybody has any helpful suggestions for using Drawing with Children (first grade curriculum)? I find it to be not exactly user friendly, and very time consuming. Are you just supposed to create a master copy of empty white squares yourself? And for the exercises, am I understan...