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by pfamilygal
Wed Nov 18, 2009 10:22 am
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 12-13 Norway
Replies: 36
Views: 29214

Re: Weeks 12-13 Norway

We had a great time making our rosemaling boxes. Used small wooden boxes from JoAnn ($4) and painted the outsides green with craft paint. Then the kids decorated using Sharpie paint pens. Found a great site for all sorts of Norwegian fun: http://www.norway-hei.com/index.html. We made the waffles thi...
by pfamilygal
Wed Sep 16, 2009 5:03 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 1-2 Introduction
Replies: 80
Views: 62230

I promise I'm not eurocentric....

I promise I'm not eurocentric....
But apparently I needed to plan better. Asia got squished since I started with N America.

http://pfamilygal.blogspot.com/2009/09/ ... world.html
by pfamilygal
Fri Aug 07, 2009 12:24 pm
Forum: Rome to the Reformation Archive
Topic: Story of the World (SOTW) extras
Replies: 12
Views: 7747

Re: SOTW CDs

My oldest loves history, so we listen to them in the car for fun. We did #1 last year and are half way through with #2. I'm sure this year I'll have to get #3 and #4 as well. They love the stories.

Jim Weiss's voice, on the other hand, makes my skin crawl. I don't know why.
by pfamilygal
Thu Aug 06, 2009 5:53 pm
Forum: Ideas - Exploring Countries and Cultures
Topic: Weeks 1-2 Introduction
Replies: 80
Views: 62230

Re: Weeks 1-2 Introduction

We added a verse to the Continent Song (tune of Yankee Doodle) North America, South America Europe, Africa, Asia Kangaroos hop in Australia And penguins swim in Antarctica (my girls like miming swimming better than waddling) These are all the continents See how God has made them Tell the people of H...