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by Leah OH
Fri Aug 17, 2012 1:02 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Schedule - Starting Adventures late? Thanksgiving, 4th July?
Replies: 8
Views: 4128

Re: Starting late

We started early last year when we did ADV and did the Thanksgiving unit the week of Thanksgiving. Like everyone else has already said, it is stand alone. Everything else we left the same.
by Leah OH
Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:59 pm
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: SP - Does anyone use extras? Activity Cards, Student Record Book?
Replies: 36
Views: 16091

Re: spelling power

We use the printed off sheets as well. I also like the 10-step Study sheet.
by Leah OH
Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:55 pm
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Math Facts / Drill - More ideas!
Replies: 50
Views: 18367

looking for math drill ideas

We are starting ECC on Monday and I am trying to get everything ready. I know that flash cards all the time will never go over well. I am looking for other ideas that I can get ready now. SO what all does everyone use for math drills?? THanks!! I use this website and print off drills for my kids. T...
by Leah OH
Wed Oct 26, 2011 2:34 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Afterschooling - Has anyone used MFW for this? Grandkids,
Replies: 18
Views: 9739

Re: MFW in addition to public school?

We did MFW K and 1st grade with DD and MFW K with DS, then put them in PS last year. I had every intention of trying the exact same thing you are thinking of doing, but once they started school and started getting homework, activities, etc., there just wasn't enough time to fit everything in. Due to...
by Leah OH
Tue Jan 27, 2009 9:44 am
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Special Needs - Ideas for helping with speech
Replies: 24
Views: 9884

Re: Trouble with "R"

Thank you so much for all your responses! I feel so much better now knowing that she is within normal range for this letter sound. I will help her when she needs help, but will not worry about it at this time.

Thanks again!
by Leah OH
Thu Dec 18, 2008 6:42 am
Forum: Kindergarten Archive
Topic: Reading - Blend Ladder extra ideas
Replies: 20
Views: 12411

My dd6 does the same thing. She can do the letters by themselves, but will then change the sound the very next time. She gets mostly confused on E and I. Does your son know some simple words? My dd does and that is why she tries to add another letter at the end. For instance, she will say "cat" some...
by Leah OH
Mon Nov 17, 2008 1:32 pm
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Encouragement - When stressed, discouraged
Replies: 141
Views: 36422

Thank you so much for all the encouraging words and advice! I am so relieved to know that I'm not alone in this journey and that others struggle with the same things as I do. I know that putting her in school is not the answer and I agree that it will probably make things worse. I guess sometimes I ...
by Leah OH
Tue Sep 16, 2008 9:04 am
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: # 5 - Nest
Replies: 53
Views: 49957

Here's another good activity to go along with Day 2.

http://www.dltk-teach.com/minibooks/homes/index.htm

My kids love these little books. This one even comes with a short worksheet to do after you read the story.