Friday, August 24, 2012

Our Curriculum

Here is a summary of what we will be using for our curriculum this year:

Bible/History -  Adventures in My Father's World

Language Arts - First Language Lessons Level 2 and Primary Language Lessons

Spelling - All About Spelling

Handwriting - Manuscript and Cursive

Math - Singapore

Science - My First Encyclopedia of Science
               Science in the Kitchen
               Science with Air
               Birds, Nests, and Eggs

Art - I Can Do All Things

Music - Introduction to Tchaikovsky and the Nutcracker Suite
             Music Appreciation - Great Composers Study
             Piano Lessons

Foreign Language - Spanish
                               American Sign Language

Home Ec - Cooking - American Grub:  Eats For Kids From All Fifty States

Read Alouds - Squanto, Friend of the Pilgrims
                       The Courage of Sarah Noble
                       On the Banks of the Plum Creek
                       Sarah Whitcher's Story
                       In Grandma's Attic
                       Farmer Boy

Most of the read alouds will be accompanied by lapbooks.