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by goatsandadonkey
Thu Feb 26, 2009 7:33 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: ** More user praise reports!
Replies: 35
Views: 17115

ADV and patriotism

My son seems to be enjoying learning about the history of our country this year, but I am really learning a lot and feeling very patriotic. Especially during these difficult times that our country is facing. I think that EVERYONE should be required to read the books in ADV and get a picture of how t...
by goatsandadonkey
Wed Sep 10, 2008 3:09 pm
Forum: Book Basket and Independent Reading Archive
Topic: Adventures recommendations
Replies: 19
Views: 10844

We loved the Squanto book!

I had no idea it would be so touching! I nearly cried at the end. And my son smiled when the Pilgrims figured out that Squanto was the one they had been hearing about in England. What a good story!

by goatsandadonkey
Tue Aug 19, 2008 1:40 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Comparing - Literature-rich (MFW) vs literature-based
Replies: 26
Views: 21774

Has Anyone Switched to MFW?

Our children are 9yo and 7yo (4th grade & 2nd grade this year). We have currently covered from Creation to Ancinet Greece. We've read alot and I've tried to add in hands-on stuff to supplement, but I still don't think they've quite gotten the same thing. We never did the Feasts of the Bible for exa...