Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Good Day

After posting about our horrible school day last, I thought it only fitting I should follow up with a more cheerful report. Today was a great day for us. 

Noah's doing great reading and writing; however, his lower case Ds and Bs continue to throw him for a loop. So when today's handwriting lesson called for practicing his lower case Ds, we decided to really drive it home once and for all 

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He was so excited after he made this one below he told me to take a picture of it {so cute}




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 Then we changed it up a bit for excitement.
He loves playing with masking tape. He runs around taping every and anything to every and anything...... so I let him make some masking tape Ds on the door.


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Meanwhile, Leah worked on perfecting her smiley faces

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She was proud of her self :)

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FYI, our handwriting curriculum {here below} is working nicely for us. I've actually decided to return our Sonlight Science curriculum and order A Reason for Science instead. 
It cost a bit more; however the kit has more supplies for the experiments, and it seems more age appropriate. I personally like the content and look of the student worksheets more than Sonlights as well.

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4 comments:

Jennifer said...

so fun! i'm glad you had a better day. noah and leah look adorable! can't wait to see you guys. :-)

Anesha said...

Good luck with your home-schooling.

oneinspiredhand said...

Thanks you guys!!! I've finally grasped the fact that not everyday is a walk in the park. LOL! When you first start you have these idealistic visions and goals and then reality sets in. LOL! The good come with the bad :):)

Joshua's Mom said...

Fun! Noah's "d's" are looking pretty good. I like the masking tape idea - you are so crafty - a great quality for a teacher!!