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by girlzx3
Mon Feb 02, 2009 10:14 am
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: 6th grade math - Singapore? Saxon?
Replies: 31
Views: 12794

Re: 6th grade math - Finish Singapore? Start Saxon?

Thank you both very much. That helps a lot. We'll stick with Singapore one more year. I'm glad to hear there's not tons of new material.
by girlzx3
Tue Feb 19, 2008 11:26 pm
Forum: Support for using the message board
Topic: test - save
Replies: 655
Views: 161438

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by girlzx3
Mon Jun 11, 2007 11:20 pm
Forum: Exploring Countries and Cultures Archive
Topic: * Testimonies from Users - Thanks ECC!
Replies: 49
Views: 23568

Just wanted to brag on MFW!!

Posted: Sat Jun 02, 2007 9:59 pm Hi all, I am a frequent lurker, but just had to post about an experience I had last week. My church homeschool group did an end of year "favorites fair" where the kids were able to "show off" their favorite thing this year. We did ECC this year. My kids decided to d...
by girlzx3
Tue Aug 29, 2006 3:05 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: 1st grader - What to adapt in Adventures
Replies: 22
Views: 11234

Re: Copywork for a first grader in Adventures

My young 2nd grader did Adventures last year and we started out with one sentence narrations, by the end of the year we were up to 4 and 5 sentences and she loves looking back at her progress in the notebook. If your first grader is doing one sentence I think that's great. Maybe expect a little more...
by girlzx3
Fri Aug 18, 2006 9:55 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Timelines - Help and ideas
Replies: 24
Views: 21914

Adventures Timeline Ideas

Posted: Thu Aug 17, 2006 10:37 am Our time line hung just below our dry erase board. I just used yarn and clipped the pieces on with those tiny clothes pins. In hindsight I would have enlarged the time line pieces before hanging them (just an idea). My completed time line was about 5 feet long I wo...
by girlzx3
Wed Aug 16, 2006 10:45 am
Forum: Other Subjects Archive
Topic: Dads - What can they do to help teach MFW?
Replies: 32
Views: 14060

Thanks for all the great replies. It's fun to get a little insight into everyones homeschooling life. I must say that my dh has always been very supportive of me in many ways while homeschooling. He definitely turns a blind eye to clutter and chaos in the house, and since I teach piano two nights a ...
by girlzx3
Wed Aug 09, 2006 6:19 pm
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: 2nd grader - Finish MFW-1st math and/or Singapore
Replies: 12
Views: 9942

Here's what we do with Singapore that has worked for our 7 year old dd. We began in 1B last year. At first I tried to plug through, "We must do 2 pages a day, ok let's go." Well some things were harder for her to master and we just couldn't keep up that pace. When she got stuck, i.e. subtraction wit...