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by blessedmom2
Mon Dec 08, 2008 3:59 pm
Forum: Creation to the Greeks Archive
Topic: Schedule - How long is your day in CTG?
Replies: 24
Views: 8024

"Can you describe how much writing you are doing in English from the Roots Up? Maybe there are ways to still use that program but not have them do all of the writing assigned? " We just do it as the TM describes...they make a card... "I'm wondering if with the English that you are using if it is nec...
by blessedmom2
Sun Aug 26, 2007 5:39 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Schedule - Some users like to make a tentative daily plan
Replies: 33
Views: 13247

Thank you all. Maybe I will call David because I really want to have a written guideline, even if we don't stick to it every day. I know we are not going to do every subject every day, and I know music will not take long. I just wanted to have it all done by lunch and I don't see how I will be able ...
by blessedmom2
Sat Aug 25, 2007 11:22 am
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Schedule - Some users like to make a tentative daily plan
Replies: 33
Views: 13247

Schedule - Some users like to make a tentative daily plan

Ok here is my TENTATIVE schedule, I would LOVE LOVE feedback on it!!Is this something that would work? Our boys are 7 and 9. 8-8:15 Bible 8:15-8:30 First task 8:30-9:15-meet with 2nd grader alone, do Spelling, PLL, and math while Ryan does math alone 9:15-10:15 meet with 4th grader alone, do spellin...
by blessedmom2
Sun Mar 11, 2007 8:32 am
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: Writing - Extra practice
Replies: 21
Views: 8412

I bought each of my boys a notebook and each child and I write back and forth to each other. It is a lot of fun and does not seem like "school" to them at all. We write about all kinds of things...what we are going to do that day or week, what they are learning, I praise them in the journal when I s...
by blessedmom2
Fri Sep 01, 2006 7:35 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Science - What if your "walking encyclopedia" wants more?
Replies: 34
Views: 15708

We like science here too. There should be books at the library for more. And check out the links in the Usborne Science book in Adventures. My husband and I designed a science report form and my boys fill it out every time we do experiments. We take a picture of the experiment and add it to the repo...
by blessedmom2
Fri Aug 11, 2006 1:36 pm
Forum: Language Arts Archive
Topic: SSS - Ideas for reinforcing spelling words
Replies: 25
Views: 10730

Your son might like some spelling games . My sons like to write their words on our sliding glass door window with a dry erase pen, write them with chalk on the driveway, in a cookie sheet with sand or sugar in it, and they like to play the stair step game. The stairstep game is when the child stands...