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by mandkhowell
Wed Jan 22, 2014 1:39 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploration to 1850
Topic: EX-1850 - Weeks 1 & 2
Replies: 10
Views: 10602

Re: EX-1850 - Weeks 1 & 2 Geography Cake

Marie wrote:EX-1850 - Weeks 1 & 2.
We had a lot of fun making this cake today! I can't figure out how to post a picture though.
by mandkhowell
Sat Mar 26, 2011 7:37 pm
Forum: Ideas - Creation to the Greeks
Topic: CTG - Weeks 10 & 11
Replies: 5
Views: 7934

Re: CTG - Weeks 10 & 11 Fig Cakes from Ancient Egypt

Recipe for Fig Cakes - Think twice before you entertain doing this recipe LOL! Cost - $8.75 For Cardamom $2.99 For Package of Dried Figs $1.52 for 1/2 Cup Walnuts $2.22 for Small Package of Almonds $4.49 For honey Total $ 19.97 before tax End result - Tasted one bite and nobody liked them. Oh well a...
by mandkhowell
Mon Apr 05, 2010 9:15 am
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 14-15 France
Replies: 24
Views: 16511

Re: Weeks 14-15 France

As of April 3, 2010 - Micheals Arts & Crafts store has a wooden puzzle of the eiffel tower for $5. It is not a flat puzzle, but one that you build to stand tall. You can also glue it for a keepsake.
by mandkhowell
Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:28 pm
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: # 7 - Us
Replies: 24
Views: 23334

Re: # 7 - Us

Found a great idea - Get some butcher block Paper (You know the endless roll from a teaching supply store) the length/height of your child. Trace a copy of them onto it. Go to http://www.homeschoolshare.com and click on lapbooking and then free lapbooks. Then go to master list and click on human bod...
by mandkhowell
Tue Jun 09, 2009 10:59 am
Forum: Ideas - Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: ADV Weeks 28-29
Replies: 11
Views: 7245

Re: Weeks 28-29

I just had to post this to say how amazed I was at my 8 yr. old son's re-cap on Kansas in Week 29. The history Channel had a show on called, "The States", where they do about 5 states in a hour. It hits the highlights of that state historically speaking, so I taped a few. I've had my son watch the s...