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by LynneH
Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:02 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Homeschooling during difficult time - loss, caregiving,
Replies: 57
Views: 19745

Re: OT: Helping Parents while Homeschooling

My mother lived in our basement during the last few years of her life. Having her be a part of our daily lives was such a blessing for our entire family. We considered that the basement was her space, and she respected that the upper levels were our home. My mom respected that my primary role was th...
by LynneH
Sat Feb 18, 2012 10:12 am
Forum: Creation to the Greeks Archive
Topic: Compare CTG to other ancient history programs?
Replies: 23
Views: 15301

Re: Am even allowed to ask this?

I am not normally a huge fan of ancient history, but I must share that I am really enjoying CtG! So are my children. We are learning a lot and have enjoyed seeing the connections between the OT and the rest of the world. This has been a precious year.
by LynneH
Sat Jan 07, 2012 5:03 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Retention, Remembering, Review - Ideas & encouragement
Replies: 17
Views: 6042

Re: Weekly reviews?

We've been using a "memory card box" system for the past 18 months or so. The system is similar to the Scripture Memory System described on the Simply Charlotte Mason website. I have my children create study cards for things we are learning, and those go in the box. We include vocabulary, historical...
by LynneH
Thu Oct 29, 2009 1:04 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: ** Testimonies from Users!
Replies: 61
Views: 21724

Re: Thank you MFW staff

Thank you, thank you, thank you!

We love MFW over here!

Lynne
by LynneH
Tue May 05, 2009 8:46 pm
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Math Facts / Drill - Many ideas!
Replies: 54
Views: 33614

Re: Math drill questions

We are using RightStart Math card games and have been very happy with them instead of flash cards. The games are fun for everyone, including adults, and the kids hardly realize they are "doing math." One can purchase the Math Card Games kit which includes several decks of RightStart cards and instru...
by LynneH
Thu Nov 13, 2008 11:24 pm
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Choosing K vs 1st - So glad we did K with an early reader!
Replies: 42
Views: 19353

Posted: Tue Jul 01, 2008 1:25 pm I've been doing MFWK with my 4 & 6 year olds this summer, and we absolutely love the curriculum. They are both advanced readers, but they are learning so many good Biblical character lessons from this curriculum. My eldest actually attended ps K last year. When we d...