This summer we plan to read picture books and create activities and/or printables to accompany them. Our main focus is to strengthen memory and ability to comprehend, retain, and recall key elements in a story. Story Reviews: The story review packs use a fun approach to testing story retention and sequencing by having students color, … Continue reading Summer Reading, Story Reviews, AND FREEbies!
READY TO ROW: I created a fun ocean themed basket filled with yummy snacks for the kids during this row. As with our other books, the kids created a cover page in their FIAR notebooks with some representation of the artwork from our book. BIBLE: Memory Verse: Without pressing hard on the topic … Continue reading All Those Secrets of the World
BIBLE: Memory Verse:I created a Bible verse tracer worksheet for Parker to use this week: You can download it for FREE here at our TPT Store. On Monday, Parker traced his verse while listening to the track. On Tuesday, he illustrated his verse. On Wednesday, I cut it apart like a puzzle and Parker glued … Continue reading Sonlight Core B (Week 36)
READY TO ROW: Haley and Parker finished their Sonlight lessons, so everyone joined in on our second to last FIAR row, The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge. As with our other rows, the kids drew a title page in their FIAR notebooks. I ask them to always have it include something from … Continue reading The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge
READY TO ROW: I put together a story basket with our copy of The Story of Ferdinand, castanets, Spanish Flash Cards, Spanish chocolate and some picture cards. Jordan colored our story disk so we could add it to Spain on our world map. BIBLE: Memory Verse: I chose I Peter 3:4 for our memory verse, … Continue reading The Story of Ferdinand
BIBLE: Though we wrote our New Testament Book of the Bible by hand, I created a tracer pack for future use. You can download it for FREE here at our TPT Store. We continued memorizing the New Testament Books of the Bible using the song from our Sonlight Core B playlist. SOCIAL STUDIES: We continued … Continue reading Sonlight Core B (Week 35)
BIBLE: Book of the Bible: This week Parker was memorizing the books of the Bible. I found a nice bookmark (Thinking Kids) to use as a reference so he could copy the books of the Bible. On Monday and Tuesday, Parker wrote the New Testament Books of the Bible on lined paper. On Wednesday, he … Continue reading Sonlight Core B (Week 34)