Planning for Term 3 2013


Xavier
Continue his Open Uni course – Calculus this term.towards entry for his Science Degree.
Essay Writing, Note-taking and his Faith studies also need to be his focus.  Through his studies he will also learn time management, self-discipline and how to meet deadlines.

Faith/History
Didache’s – The History of the Church
Apologetics – Beginning Apologetics Super Set – Group read and discuss

English
Note-Taking and Composition

Note Taking – I read History of Church to X, read first for pleasure and knowledge then re-read for note-taking. Practice jotting down 3 words per sentence

Literature
Each term read at least two classics.

Mathematics

Open Uni – Calculus


Malachi

Faith
Faith & Life 8 – Read 3 chps/week, written narration
Beginning Apologetics Super Set – Book 1 – Group read and discuss
Saint biographies – 3/term
Write 1+  narration

English
Grammar 
Eats Shoots and Leaves – Read

Composition

Written Narrations – Faith, History & Science Weekly

Spelling
All About Spelling – 3/wk

Dictation
Spelling Wisdom – 2/wk

Copywork
Bootcamp- weekly

Typing
Online program – 30 min/wk

Literature
Read at least two classic, saints and history books independently.

Poetry
Grammar of Poetry
Read 2+poems daily – Group or aloud to Mum

Logic
Critical Thinking – 1 chp/wk

Mathematics
Mathematics.com.au – Daily 40min+

Science 
DVDs variety topics – 1/wk (library), narrate

History
A Little History of the World – Gombrich – 1 chp/wk, read, narrate
(also have audio tape)


Mariah
Faith

Confirmation preparation – Daily!!!
Resources – Link to blog post

English

Poetry

Read 2 poems daily

Grammar of Poetry

Writing
Writers Jungle
Narrations Written.
Essay Writing – The Writer’s Workshop: Imitating Your Way to Better Writing – Roper

Copywork
Bootcamp- weekly

Dictation
Spelling Wisdom – 2/wk

Spelling
Spell Well – 2pgs/wk

Typing
Online program – 30 min/wk

Literature
Read at least two classic, saints and history books independently.

Mathematics
Singapore Maths – daily
Living Maths Books
Board Games

Science/Nature
Human Body – 2/wk
notebook/narrate
God’s Design for Life – Human Body
Childcraft – Your Body
Young Scientist
DK Resources
Pinterest Activities

Geography
A Child’s Geography Explore His Erth – Ann Viskamp – 1/wk
Activities, Notebooking – narrate

History

A Child’s History of the World – VM Hillyer – 2 chp/wk
Fill in Timeline book after each chapter
narrate – notebook pages
may do extra reading related to chapter

Art/ Craft
Pinterest – 1/wk


Genevieve

Faith
Confirmation preparation – Daily!!!
Resources – Link to blog post

English

Reading

Daily reading.  Be consistent!!

Poetry
Read 2 poems daily

Writing
Story Writing –  2/wk
Genevieve dictate story, then copies

Dictation
Qld readers – 2/wk

Spelling
All About Spelling – 1/wk

Literature
Real aloud chapter and picture books – daily
A Book & Activity – 1/wk

Mathematics
Singapore Maths – daily
Living Maths Books
Board Games

Science/Nature
Human Body – 2/wk
notebook/narrate
God’s Design for Life – Human Body
Childcraft – Your Body
Young Scientist
DK Resources
Pinterest Activities

Geography
A Child’s Geography Explore His Erth – Ann Viskamp – 1/wk
Activities, Notebooking – narrate

History

A Child’s History of the World – VM Hillyer – 2 chp/wk
Fill in Timeline book after each chapter
narrate – notebook pages
may do extra reading related to chapter

Art/ Craft
Pinterest – 1/wk

Saxon
Faith
Continue with First Holy Communion preparation – Daily!!!
Resources – Link to blog post

English

Reading

Daily reading.  Be consistent!!

Poetry
Read 2 poems daily

Writing
Story Writing –  2 lines+ wk
Saxon dictate story, then copy

Spelling
All About Spelling – 1/wk

Literature
Real aloud chapter and picture books – daily
A Book & Activity – 1/wk

Mathematics
Singapore Maths – daily
Living Maths Books
Board Games

Science/Nature
Human Body – 2/wk
notebook/narrate
God’s Design for Life – Human Body
Childcraft – Your Body
Young Scientist
DK Resources
Pinterest Activities

Geography
A Child’s Geography Explore His Erth – Ann Viskamp – 1/wk
Activities, Notebooking – narrate

History

A Child’s History of the World – VM Hillyer – 2 chp/wk
Fill in Timeline book after each chapter
narrate – notebook pages
may do extra reading related to chapter

Art/ Craft
Pinterest – 1/wk

Ignatius
Phonics – begin sounds 2+/wk
Maths – Workbook (bookshop – Big W)
Picture and Faith books – Read 2+/day
Table time activities – daily offer
Art/Craft – Pinterest – 1/wk

One Comment

  1. Thank you for sharing your learning blog with me. I love seeing what other homeschool mommy's do it's inspiring and encouraging.
    Well I guess a year's learning is easier for me I only have one I'm planning for now where as you have a few 🙂

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