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
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: Memory Verse: We chose to memorize I Peter 4:10 for Miss Rumphius. We created a Bible verse printable for the boys to work on. You can purchase your FREE copy here at our TPT store. There's a bonus FREEbie in the Preview. Jordan traced the Bible verse and added it to his FIAR notebook. … Continue reading Miss Rumphius
This week Haley was learning about natural pigments in science. I thought it might be fun to naturally dye eggs since Easter is just around the corner. First, we prepped red cabbage, radishes, purple potatoes, and onion peels. We added our eggs to each pot. Then she filled the pots with water to cover the … Continue reading Sonlight Core F – Pigments in Nature (Week 31)