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Sunday, December 9, 2012

First Grade (week 16)

 Here is what we did FUN this week!

Ladybug Life Cycle Cards FREE from Montessori Print Shop


Parts of a Ladybug from the Zoology Nomenclature Books Bundle at Montessori Print Shop (Review and Giveaway coming next week!)

We Read:                                 C Read:
    

Life Cycle of a Ladybug Book from Enchanted Learning

FREE Ladybug Math App

We watched:




Bird Shaped Paper mache Bowl from Ancient Israelites and Their Neighbors: An Activity Guide a resource used with Pandia Press History Odyssey:  Ancients I.
We have been stock piling our Little Passports monthly shipments (from when I was not feeling well).  This week we did South Africa and Kenya.  Then we talked about Kwanzaa - an African American Festivity.

weaving Kwanzaa mats

We read:
 

One of the ornaments we made with our Christmas Curriculum.  We are using Discover Christmas, and on several of the days I have ornament kits to go with the theme of the day.  This day we learned about the tradition of lights on Christmas trees.  This was C's first sewing project, he really enjoyed it and did really well.  (It's given me a GREAT idea for Christmas Curriculum for next year that I'm working on now!)


    
Some other ornaments we made this last week.  We learned about the tradition of Christmas Trees, the tradition of decorating them with ornaments and when Christmas Trees came to America as a tradition. 

*I have 3 sets of 17 different ornaments and a Merry Christmas Banner to decorate on sale for $15 (plus $5 s&h) and I have 6 sets of 14 ornaments with banner for $12 (plus $5 S&H)....if you are interested, email me.  I accept paypal, and I'll ship them out to you.  Only supplies you will need are straight pins and glue...for the larger set you also need a sewing needle.  




3 comments:

  1. History Odessey has intrigued me in the past; I too, have a first grader. I'll have to check it out. I tried clicking through your link but got an error. Looks like you had a great week. Love weekly reviews, you tend to forget all that you have done!

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  2. @Kristina
    Thanks for letting me know about the link, I've fixed it! :D Thanks for stopping by!

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