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by Fly2Peace
Tue Feb 07, 2006 8:02 am
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore - *What do you love about it? Descriptions
Replies: 19
Views: 12034

Singapore has a placement test, but I have to say, even though my daughter tested out alright to begin at 1B, maybe even 2A, we dropped back and began at 1A. We had done other programs prior, but I thought it might be good to start at the beginning with Singapore. I have not been sorry. It has been ...
by Fly2Peace
Sat Jan 28, 2006 9:12 am
Forum: Mathematics Archive
Topic: Singapore - *What do you love about it? Descriptions
Replies: 19
Views: 12034

I like how it ties concepts together. I mean, multiplication is really just a quicker way to add, and it shows that concept very well. I think that is one reason is starts multiplication so early. But, then you bounce back to addition, and work on that again. Does it need drill? Hmmm. Not sure, beca...
by Fly2Peace
Sat Jan 21, 2006 10:01 am
Forum: Choosing Curriculum Archive--For Those New to MFW
Topic: Bible - What Translation is used for the memory verses?
Replies: 3
Views: 6191

What Translation is used for the memory verses?

In Adventures we use the recommended Bible, and the lesson pages coordinate with that. HOWEVER, there are ALSO lesson pages with the same picture, for example a lamb, that do not have the verse pre-printed on them, allowing you to choose the version of your choice.
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by Fly2Peace
Tue Jan 03, 2006 6:12 pm
Forum: Adventures in U.S. History
Topic: Schedule - How much time each day and #days/week
Replies: 34
Views: 16400

Adventures and time

We are on week 17 with Adventures. I have a 7yo DD, and a 3 yo DD. I work from home in the mornings. We begin school after lunch. It usually takes us around 3 hours. BUT we READ LOTS!! Anything on the recommended list that we have or is at our library, we read it. We also do every activity that is l...