Sunday, December 26, 2010
Homeschool Highlights - Week of October 31, 2010
Devotions: Toasted Pumpkin Seeds. Colossians 4:2-6
Reading: Secrets and Surprises. Clouds, Camping, and Let's Go Camping!
Read aloud: Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business. This is the perfect pick for our situation right now. Although, I am not having a baby, my daughter is. Shayla is going through many of the same emotions as Junie B. is with getting a new baby in the family.
Shayla lovingly refers to baby Mikaela as "that stupid, poopy-head baby!"
Kings Kids program.
Music: Attended Morgan's band concert/award ceremony.
Bible: God is Merciful. Psalm 25:1-6
Devotions: S'more of God's Word. Psalm 122.
Reading: Secrets and Surprises. Interstate, Hey Diddle, Diddle, I See the Moon, Man in the Moon, Grandma's Glasses.
Shayla has been singing the words to the poems she reads lately. LOL!
Read Aloud: Finished Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business.
Unit Study: Fall Leaves Fall. Finishing up activities from last week. We read the book and cut out the coffee filters into leaf shapes by tracing around fallen leaves.
We had fun decorating the windows with them! (art, science)
She did a color page of Native Americans kids in traditional clothing. And did a creative writing project on the back.
Field trip: Library for weekly resources.
Bible: God is Powerful and Majestic. Psalm 29:1-5
Devotions: Bumps on a Log. Matt. 25: 14-30
Reading: Secrets & Surprises: Meet Beth and Brad, Birthday Surprise
Read Aloud: Junie B. First Grader, at Last.
Language/phonics: Lesson 61
Math: Lesson 75
Bible: God Wants our Praise. Psalm 34:1-3
Devotions: Resurrection Rolls. Luke 24:1-12
Reading: Secrets & Surprises: Getting Too Much.
Read Aloud: Junie B. First Grader (at last)
Language/phonics: Lesson 62
Math: Lesson 76
Activity: Make a list of 5 zoo animals and put them in alphabetical order (science, language, writing, spelling)