Jordan added Proverbs 17:1 as his Bible verse for this chapter.
Life Skills – Compromise:
Compromise is a learned lifeskill. We’ll never get our way all the time and we shouldn’t. We try to teach our kids to be unselfish, listen to others, and take turns. The best way to teach compromise is in the heat of the moment when no one wants to budge. We do our part and pray that the Lord will drive the lessons deep into their hearts.
Writing & Discussion Questions:
Jordan answered the discussion question in his FIAR notebook.
We studied constellations last year while rowing Betsy Ross. Just to review, I had Jordan read all about starts in The Fascinating Space Book for Kids.
Types of Campfires:
Since we were studying campfires, I brought out our Improve Your Survival Skills book. Truly, this book was made for boys like mine.
Since Jordan was reading about knots in this chapter, he brought out his knot kit and practiced a few. Just one more reason to love FIAR! They just know….