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by ls22221
Sat Sep 07, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: High School Archive
Topic: Writing - High School questions, Writing With Skill?
Replies: 10
Views: 5826

Ancient Literature Supplement

Hi, My 9th grade son with a "pencil allergy" has successfully completed the argumentative essay that begins the AHL year! He knew for part of the summer that he would dive into the year with a writing assignment. I had wondered how that would go... I expected tears and shouts and not completing on t...
by ls22221
Sat May 28, 2005 8:49 pm
Forum: MFW Curriculum -- Share Your Experiences
Topic: K: God's Creation from A to Z -- Share Your Experiences
Replies: 27
Views: 46344

We are about a month from being done with MFW-K. This has been a great year. I'm so thankful to have been led to this curriculum. The Biblical basis, the simple directions for the parent/teacher, the varied hands-on projects, the repetition of activities through the year -- all have made for a memor...
by ls22221
Wed Feb 09, 2005 7:17 pm
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: Badges - Ideas for wearing them and alternatives
Replies: 61
Views: 45835

An alternative to the unit badge --

Since we live in the country, stay home most days, and have an only child, the idea of wearing the badge with the week's unit theme and statement was not useful. We have chosen to make craft foam mini-banners to hang with mini-clothes pins from a string across my son's bedroom ceiling! The banners a...
by ls22221
Thu Feb 03, 2005 6:31 pm
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: #12 - Goat
Replies: 20
Views: 19518

Book & Project idea for Goat unit

I found a book called "The Goat in the Rug" that is told from the perspective of a Navajo mohair goat. The story follows the goat from a "hair cut" through cleaning, carding, spinning, dyeing and the weaving of a Navajo rug. After reading it to my son, I got out the potholder frame and loops and tau...
by ls22221
Sat Jan 08, 2005 7:47 pm
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: # 9 - Octopus
Replies: 39
Views: 36085

Book idea for O-o-Octopus unit

My son and I just finished the Octopus unit before Christmas Break. He loves to be read to, so during times he is meticulously coloring his school papers I read to him, usually something related to our unit. I found a really neat non-fiction, but fiction-type, book called "Pagoo" by Holling Clancey ...
by ls22221
Fri Oct 15, 2004 9:21 am
Forum: Ideas - Kindergarten
Topic: # 4 - Apple
Replies: 32
Views: 36627

Apple Unit url

Hi all,
I am getting ready to do Apple Unit with my son.
This site has lots of printable pages for little ones:

http://www.waga.org/ed.html

Enjoy your day in My Father's World!