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Weekly Wrap Up- October 16




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We have had another rainy week here. Thankfully, we were home much more this week- always a good thing in my book!

Here is what we accomplished this week and some pictures of our week.

Last Saturday, we had soccer games in the rain- not really my idea of a good time, but the kids had lots of fun, and Charles was a great goalie! (Not that I'm bragging.)
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In school work this week:

Bible: We talked about the Tower of Babel and Abram (Genesis 11-12).

Language Arts: We read chapters 6-7 of Prince Caspian and discussed.

Poetry: We read "Oh Susanna" by Stephen Foster.

Music: We discussed Brahms and listened to several of his pieces.

Math: Kathryne is still plugging along in long division- not her favorite math. Charles is mutiplying by multiple digits, and he is enjoying math. Ashlyne is skip counting by tens.

Picture Study: We are studying Monet. We watched the movie "Linnea in Monet's Garden" and studied one of Monet's garden paintings.

History: We listened to Story of the World Volume two- chapters 3-4. (I learned things I didn't know about the beginnings of Islam- very interesting.)

Science: We continued read Backyard: One Small Square and took and nature walk and drew in our nature notebooks.

Charles's notebook:
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My notebook:
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Rachel's notebook (She wrote the word "cat" herself.):
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Latin: We are learning and practicing verb endings and conjugating.

We also had lots of fun this week. I like being at home. Here's my crazy boy.:
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And here was Rachel reading to her tiger after she finished school work today.:
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Tomorrow we're off to more soccer games. I hope the sun is shining.

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6 comments:

  1. Leah I just read your comment. The Homeschool Highlights is not a MFW thing only.

    I was trying to make that clearer today! Sorry. I love seeing what you're up to!

    Please feel free to contribute. On the MFW Blogroll is MFW only.

    Sorry for the confusion :)

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  2. We checked out the book Linnea in Monet's Garden. I didn't know there was a movie. I'll have to see if our library might have it. We've been studying Monet, too. Thanks for mentioning it.

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  3. It looks like a great week to me! It must be somewhat warm where you are if the kids could play in the rain. It's averaged rain and 45 degrees here this week.

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  4. I love the soccer uniform! Sounds like a fun week for you. I will have to Netflix that movie- it looks like fun.

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  5. Uggg, soccer in the rain. That seems to be how everyone is playing it lately haha! Not my idea of fun either.

    You guys look like you had a very productive week :) I'm also amazed what I have learned while schooling the kids(especially History wise). We are loving Story of The World here also!

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  6. Our soccer game was cancelled this weekend. And I wasn't sad at all. LOL

    It sounds like a great week!

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