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by praisefor3
Sun Jul 21, 2013 4:13 pm
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Placement - Can the 3 credits be separated out, doing parts?
Replies: 37
Views: 14170

Re: If you weren't going to use the English in MFW high scho

So we have decided to definitely have ds take the lit/writing course offered locally. Do I understand it right that the only books out of this year's package that I need to order are: Heroes of the Faith, Church Hist in Plain Language, More than a Carpenter, Christianity, Cult & Religion and Experie...
by praisefor3
Sun Jul 21, 2013 4:09 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Book Reviews - Kingdom Tales
Replies: 66
Views: 29327

Re: Do your kids like Kingdom Tales in ECC?

My DS loved it but we did ECC in 6th grade with him. This year I will be doing ECC with DD 3rd grade. I am not planning on using it with her this year. Any suggestions for good alternatives that anyone has found specifically for Kingdom Tales with this age would be welcomed (not to hijack your threa...
by praisefor3
Thu Oct 18, 2012 7:29 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: Book Reviews - Properties of Ecosystems (POE), helps
Replies: 36
Views: 25806

ECC Science - projects and POE

What kind of activities or projects are part of ECC? From my archive research I'm finding references to what I consider "big" projects (stuff to do with pots, worms, bins, etc.) and we don't have space to pull that off. Our home is Very Small and we have NO YARD or garage that can be used for stagi...
by praisefor3
Tue Oct 16, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Why should Christian high school students study mythology?
Replies: 8
Views: 10827

AHL and Greek and Roman Mythology

We are new to MFW this year and are 9 weeks into AHL. My problem is that my son finds the Greek and Roman Mythology book "disturbing." We've never delved deeply into mythology, but have read some basic things over the years. I carefully read the reasons in favor of studying mythology, but am wonder...
by praisefor3
Sun Jun 19, 2011 9:41 pm
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Classical Education and MFW (Author response)
Replies: 33
Views: 26755

Re: Help me decide between Veritas and MFW

My experience is a little different. We started using VP Bible and History our first year of hsing when my son was beginning 2nd grade. I quickly found doing both the history and Bible cards confusing. We dropped the history and then floundered among a few history programs for way too long. Finally ...