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Wednesday, September 8, 2010

2nd Grade

ARITHMETIC BIBLE STUDIES BIOGRAPHY & Historical Fiction CHARACTER FOREIGN LANGUAGE

  • The Complete Book of Spanish by School Specialty Publishing, ISBN 0769634265


GEOGRAPHY GRAMMAR HISTORY LANGUAGE ARTS
  • Bow-wow and Mew-mew by Georgiana Marion Craik
    LIBRARY SKILLS
    • Learn about using the library as a source of information. Learn how to use dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc. Some helpful websites can be found under Library Skills in this blog.
    LITERATURE MUSICPHYSICAL EDUCATION
    • Playground
    • Physical Therapy Exercises
    • Circusfit
    SCIENCE SOCIAL STUDIES SPELLING
    • McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book, starting at lesson 6.


      I put the spelling words on SpellingCity.com which says the word for the child, spells it, and uses it in a sentence. Games with your spelling list can be played as a reinforcement. Tests can be taken and checked by SpellingCity.
    • Spelling Connections workbook by Zaner-Bloser in .pdf format
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  • 1st Grade

    BIBLE STUDIES
    ARITHMETIC
    SCIENCE
    Library Skills
    • Library once a week
    Language Arts
    * Word Mastery: A Course in Phonics for the First Three Grades , pp26-64
    * McGuffey's First Eclectic Reader
    * A Primary Reader
    * Grammar & Writing books can be used: http://www.sfreading.com/resources/ghb.html We will be doing the writing practice from: Scott Foresman online Grammar and Writing Handbook http://www.zaner-bloser.com/spellingconnections/practice-pages.html

      Spelling
  • McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book, up to lesson 6
  • http://www.zaner-bloser.com/spellingconnections/grade1.html

    Literature
    *The Great Big Treasury of Beatrix Potter by Beatrix Potter
  • * A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson

    * http://www.gutenberg.org/browse/authors/a#a18

    * Arthur Scott Bailey:
    o Tale of Brownie Beaver Audio: http://www.archive.org/details/brownie_beaver_bb_librivox
    o The Tale of Major Monkey Audio: http://www.archive.org/details/tale_of_major_monkey_lb_librivox
    o The Tale of Tommy Fox Audio: http://www.archive.org/details/tale_of_tommy_fox_0806_librivox

    History
    Stories of American Life and Adventure (read aloud)
  • The West : an illustrated history for children from Public Library
  • http://www.heritage-history.com/www/heritage.php?Dir=books&MenuItem=genre
  • http://www.cloudnet.com/~edrbsass/edhist.htm

    Biography
    *Stories of Great Americans for Little Americans (read aloud)

    Geography & Social Studies:

  • The Seven Little Sisters who Live on the Round Ball that Floats in the Air by Jane Andrews

    Websites:
    * http://www.apples4theteacher.com/socialstud.html
    * http://www.howjsay.com
    * http://www.storylineonline.net/
  • Kindergarten

    I will be adding things we covered soon.

    Identify The Seven Continents

    Copycat: Memorize the Continents - National Geographics for Kids.
  • Seven Continents Game
  • Take a tour of the seven continents with ThinkQuest!
  • Free World Maps
  • Mr. Don
  • Sheppard Software's learning games: World Continents

    PRINTABLE:
    Continents blank sheet
  • Sunday, September 5, 2010

    McGuffey Speller & Readers

    McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book by William Holmes McGuffey

    How to use: McGuffey's Eclectic Speller:
    Pre-1 Alphebet
    Grade 1 Lessons 1-4
    Grade 2 Lessons 5-35
    Grade 3 Lessons 36-65
    Grade 4 Lessons 66-96
    Grade 5 Lessons 97-126
    Grade 6 Lessons 127-157
    Grade 7 Lessons 158-188
    Grade 8 Lessons 189-218

    Spelling City is a great place to put your spelling words. If you are just getting started with the McGuffey Speller and Spelling City, you are welcome to use ours: http://www.spellingcity.com/rurykprivateschool/

    This site gives you an idea what level the readers are: http://www.mcguffeyreaders.com/k-12.htm http://www.mcguffeyreaders.com/k-12.htm

    Homeschool is FUN!