After taking last week off, we started back again this past Monday. We did 4 days of school work this week, taking Friday off to attend a playdate with homeschool friends.
On Monday, Adrienne had her first meeting with the Canadian Air Cadets. She won't have her uniform for a few weeks, but once she does I will take a picture and share it. She is really looking forward to her first year with this squadron.
Here is our report for this past week:
Adrienne: Teaching Textbooks Algebra - lessons 18 to 20, quizz 2.
Andre: Teaching Textbooks 6 - lessons 18 to 21
Celeste: Miquon Math - lessons C1 to C4
Grammar: Growing with Grammar 8 - lessons 1 to 4
Writing: Format Writing - Introduction and Paragraphs
Spelling: Sequential Spelling 3 - 2 days
Grammar: Growing with Grammar 6 - lessons 1 to 4
Writing: Story Starters - The Alligator story, Andre continued it, at editing point.
Spelling: Sequential Spelling 1 - 2 days
Handwriting - Italics Handwriting - 4 days
Reading Aloud Practice - Elson Readers - "A Dog of Flanders"
Grammar: First Language Lessons - lesson 1
Handwriting: Italics Handwriting - 3 days
Phonics: Explode the Code - pages 17 to 20
Reading Practice: Elson Readers - "What was in the Nest?" and "The Cat's Dinner"
Read Spirit of Canada pages 27-33
Read Footprints in the Snow pages 15-18
Read Story of Canada pages 61-65
All 3 readings covered the late 1600 and early 1700s.
Trail Guide to World Geography - Week 5 days 2 to 4, Week 6 days 1 and 2 + map of Mexico + North American chart of facts.
Read "Off We Go to Mexico" picture book.
Fun home learning book sharing monday family books wordless wednesday nature journey north art wrap-up weekly report Reading nature study holidays photography science geography sketch tuesday canada homeschool report Me pets quilting cooking for our earth DPP Movies outdoor challenge sewing exploring get outdoors Fairy outdoor hour Iditarod birthday challenge math summer celeste journey north 2009 100books Dragon Lego music Princess animals halloween home journey north 2010 lapbook NaNoWriMo author fiesta field trip public school wreck this journal poetry 12 secrets baking birds blogs journey north 2011 spring city curriculum fitness gardening moving black history month bugs earth hour journey north 2012 planning reading my library shutter sisters sled dogs this moment travel unschooling December board games calendar quilt lego quest swap air cadets feeding my family food revolution hockey library recipes what works air show author study award backyard bird count camping dr seuss father's day pirates roald dahl space sports what my children are reading year 5 Ballet DQS6 St Patrick's Day TED talks arnosky basketball biographies eating clean for others geocaching happiness mail medical memory monday orion poems science rendezvous scree-free week 2011 skating spelling winter solstice winterfest youtube 2010 olympics Charlottetown PEI Patricia Polacco Rant appreciation book collecting good deeds helping others hooping hunger games jamie oliver maze nat orchestra peace quilt-along screen-free week snail stamps the next chapter book club video games wilderness wednesday wish wednesday world news writing