Tenor is going into 5th grade so he'll be working through
Saxon 6/5 for math
Rod and Staff Building Christian English for grammar
Rod and Staff Spelling 5 for spelling
I Can Master Handwriting (the left-over cursive section from Soprano's book last year) for penmanship
Institute For Excellence in Writing - Ancient History Based Writing Lessons for writing
Spanish 1 for Christian Schools for Spanish
Soprano is going into 3rd grade so she'll be doing
Saxon 3 for math
Rod and Staff Beginning Wisely English for grammar
Rod and Staff Spelling 3 for spelling
A Reason for Handwriting C for penmanship (to learn cursive)
Switched on Schoolhouse Elementary Spanish (the 2nd half of the lessons) and Usborne's First Hundred Words in Spanish for Spanish
Together they'll do My Father's World Creation to the Greeks.
My Father's World incorporates Bible, history, geography, music, and art altogether for multiple grade levels. We loved our work last year doing the first year of the MFW 5-year cycle, Exploring Countries and Cultures, so we're excited to start this year: Creation to the Greeks.
|All our MFW books plus extra book basket and resource books|
To be sure to fulfill state requirements, we're going to do worksheets and activities from some different resources. These are on mixed levels but I'm going to make 'em work for both Soprano and Tenor.
World Geography for geography reinforcement
Healthy Choices for health
My First Book About Pennsylvania for PA History
and Community Helpers flashcards for civics
The only other things we have to cover are fire safety and phys. ed. Phys. Ed. will be covered with our co-op and by doing Tae Kwan Do.
We'll be continuing with our homeschool co-op group so they'll each get gym, music/choir, and an elective each semester. Of course, we have fun field trips in mind too like The Science Factory, a reproduction of the biblical tabernacle, Penn Museum, and maybe even the Creation Museum in KY.
It should be good! Let's go....
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