READY TO ROW: This was the second time we studied Night of the MoonjelliesNight of the Moonjellies by Mark Shasha (first time using FIAR). Everyone was super excited! I set the table with little Beach Sticker Activity Book (Dover Little Activity Books Stickers)Beach Books, a new set of crayons, and a Bible verse tracer page. … Continue reading Night of the Moonjellies
The Glorious Flight
We started The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot July 25, 1909 (Picture Puffin Books)The Glorious Flight with a breakfast of English muffins and fruit. READY TO ROW: Cover Title Page: The kids created their cover pages in their lapbook. BIBLE: Memory Verse: I created a Bible verse pack to go along with … Continue reading The Glorious Flight
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
This was actually the second time we studied Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel, but it was our first time rowing it with FIAR. I was SUPER excited to row this book, because it brought back so many happy memories from Bub's last year of preschool! Blast From the Past: Here's a few pics from … Continue reading Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel
FIAR Volume 1: Helpful Links, Printables, and FREEbies (Oh My)!
We are busy little bees here at Little Learning Lane as we wrap up this school year. We have THOROUGHLY enjoyed our first year rowing FIAR Volume 1. We have gleaned so many enriching lessons from each book. We want to pass on any helpful links, printables, and FREEbies with YOU! Because we take our … Continue reading FIAR Volume 1: Helpful Links, Printables, and FREEbies (Oh My)!
I was excited to start rowing Madeline, because Haley and I LOVED curling up and reading the entire A Madeline Treasury together! I wasn't sure the boys would share our enthusiasm, but I was pleasantly surprised. They LOVED it too! BIBLE: We chose to memorize I Peter 3:10-12 since it focused on turning away from evil and … Continue reading Madeline
The kids were excited to row Grandfather's JourneyGrandfather's Journey and learn more about Japan. We started our adventure to Japan with a special sushi breakfast! The boys created beautiful cover pages in their lapbooks! They were ready to set sail on a new adventure. Bible: We chose to memorize James 3:18 for this book, because … Continue reading Grandfather’s Journey
The Story About Ping
The kids were excited to start rowing Ping! The last time we studied this book was when Haley was in Kindergarten (Sonlight Core A)....4 years ago! BIBLE: We chose to memorize Deuteronomy 6:2 for this book. A verse on obedience is ALWAYS a great idea! I created a Bible Verse printable pack for this row. … Continue reading The Story About Ping
Storm in the Night
I could hardly wait to start rowing Storm%20in the NightStorm in the Night! Jordan LOVES Thunder and Lightning, so I knew this would be a HUGE hit! Lightning was the star of this cover page. Jordan did an excellent job showing "contrast" in his artwork! Parker wanted to create his own cover page too! He … Continue reading Storm in the Night
Who Owns the Sun?
We started this row with excitement and MANY sun-themed breakfasts, but our sunny day pancakes were the family favorite...sweet and happy! Both boys decided to draw their cover pages and they turned out beautiful! Jordan has really taken off artistically. I love how he's branching out with paint, crayon pastels, and chalk. He keeps surprising … Continue reading Who Owns the Sun?
Katy and the Big Snow
This isn't the first time we've studied Katy and the Big Snow, but we were MORE than excited to start rowing this book! The boys and I gathered our Melissa and Doug Town blocks along with white pom-poms for snow! With the help of two eager little boys, our story sensory box would magically transform … Continue reading Katy and the Big Snow