Review of 2011

Chiara – Chiara is an independent learner and a speed reader with an eclectic taste who consumes a prodigious amount.  Chiara is our first Graduate.  In Term 2 Chiara completed her formal education with us, and in Term 3 she began Certificate 3 Administration/Bookkeeping at our local Tafe, finishing in Term 4 with…

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Learning Notes Weeks 6 & 7, Term 4 2011

Two very productive weeks, we are in a lovely groove at present.  Everyone working well, although I’m still struggling to get to the teens and marking. Needing to find a good rhythm there. *Not quite finished Family Read AloudHeidi – Johanna SpyriLiteratureDominicXavierMalachiMariahDictation – Spelling Wisdom Making steady progress with Mariah Spelling- All About SpellingWe are progressing…

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Review of Term 2, 2011

As reflect on Term 2 I acknowledge that I have struggled this term.  The first couple of weeks after Sebastian’s birth were strong and productive but past that I never felt like I had my ‘finger firmly on the pulse.’  We plodded steadily along, the children learnt various facts and…

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