Books Read Terms 3 & 4 2010

The following titles are by no means all the books the children have read, six months later it is a little hard to remember.  However the lists include a good sampling. Books Chiara readReal Learning, Education in the Heart of the Home – Elizabeth Foss Beyond the End – Mother…

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Reflections and Review of 2010

2009 was a dark year as I suffered terribly from burnout,  perhaps not surprising when you consider I had been homeschooling for ten years.   Motivated by fear I seriously considered sending Chiara to school in 2010.  I started 2010 with a determination to climb out of the pit, and…

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Children’s Review of Term 4, 2010

EnjoyedChiara*Enjoys all subjects which is why career choice is difficult.Term1-2; Geography (Runkle)Term 3-4; History (SOTW)Essays with SisterDictation (Spelling Wisdom)Spelling (Spell of Words) DominicCreative Writing, (Did lots and loves writing)History (SOTW) did lots XavierScience (Weather Unit Term 4) Learnt lots, didn’t write much.Reading – Literature ListHistory (SOTW)Geography (Globalmania) Learnt where most…

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Weekly Wrap Up: Week 2 Term 4 2010

http://seejamieblog.com/2010/10/weekly-wrap-up-the-one-where-im-the-host/ FaithChiara worked diligently on Understanding the Scriptures.  She also studied a couple of the Friendly Defender cards, she thought it time to study some apologetics. And spent time reading and writing a  narration of  a chapter of The Signs of Life – Scott Hahn. Finished reading Derring-Do Mary, the…

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Focus Areas for Term 4, 2010

*Focused time for 3 Littles*Regular/planned writing requited from Middles*Daily Narrations from ALL children-Teens Written-Malachi to do oral and some written-Mariah oral, mum record some.*Weekly Meetings with 4 oldest. *Achieve ‘work goals’ more consistently with teens.*Spiritual reading lists for teens.*Prayer Life to be more consistent*Plan and celebrate Liturgical Year*’Help’ Dominic daily…

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Preschool Plans Term 3 2010

Join in prayer time, hymn and st of the day.Poetry Readings incl DK Playtime Rhymes. Older/middle children to be setup with their independent seatwork. Work with Saxon (& Genevieve) for half an hour Faith1. My Jesus and I chart, follow lesson booklet. Spine Little Saints Preschool ProgramFinger Play, Songs and…

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