Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Week 11 - First Week Back

This is our week 11 of school this year, this years school schedule is going great, 8 weeks school 2 weeks off. We are having a blast! The workboxes are my favorite and a true lifesaver for me! I love Sue Patrick!! Here is what is going on with us this week:

Together:

Unit Study on Animals(Science) - this study is lasting our whole 8 weeks, we are learning classifications of mammals, insects, fish, birds, etc. Learning about what makes them different and why... And going a little more in depth on certain ones that are of interest. Making Lap books, mini books and stories on some.

MOH - We are on Week 6: Hammurabi, The Israelites in slavery & China and The Shang Dynasty...

Tuesday Only: Spanish(learning colors, numbers & greetings) Crafts (this week we made a Halloween Spider Web)

Read Aloud this Week: The Family Under the Bridge

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Kyle

MUS- Lesson 13 this week
AAS Level 2 Step 2 & 3, Reader also one story per lesson...
Devotional
Easy Grammar: Learning Direct Objects(what the verb is doing)
Easy Writing: On level 2 of combining subjects and sentences.
Writing: Cursive connecting.
Assorted Take it to your Seats this week...
Reading: Magic Tree House - Book 5 Night of the Ninjas!!

Lexi

MUS: Lesson 12
AAS Level 1 Step 24, Reader also one story per lesson...
Devotional
Easy Grammar: Forming Sentences and Proper Punctuation.
Writing: Basic Formation, trying to get it neater!!
Reading: Junie B Jones and her Big Fat Mouth!
Assorted games and puzzles from homeschoolshare & file folders to reinforce concepts in a fun way!

Zac

MUS: Lesson 13
ABC's: Still missing 6 normally
Numbers: Up to 20 with recognition, starting up to 30
Writing: Still getting basics down with each ABC
AAS: starting phonogram sounds
Assorted games, puzzles and file folders to reinforce concepts in a fun way!