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Story of the World: Volume 2- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 1-10)

Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World: Volume 2 Chapters 1-10 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 2 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover, we extend… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 2- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 1-10)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Day of the Dragon King (Book 14)

Supplies: Magic Tree House book Day of the Dragon King and the MTH Fact Tracker: China- Land of the Emperor's Great Wall [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] Download Day of the Dragon King Comprehension [You will need a Teachers Pay Teachers account] Optional: Magic… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Day of the Dragon King (Book 14)

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Curriculum Review: Prodigy (And Why We Love It!)

 In the words of Cap'n C., "It is awesome!" Math has never been a favorite subject in our household. I am always on the search for ways to supplement our math curriculum; fun resources to change things up once in a while. When I came across a Facebook ad for Prodigy, I just had a… Continue reading Curriculum Review: Prodigy (And Why We Love It!)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Vacation Under the Volcano (Book 13)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Vacation Under the Volcano and the MTH Fact Tracker: Ancient Rome and Pompeii [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything. Choose Vacation Under the Volcano and then click on the book; Download the Cross-curriculum unit. We will be using the Reading… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Vacation Under the Volcano (Book 13)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Polar Bears Past Bedtime (Book 12)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Polar Bears Past Bedtime and the MTH Fact Tracker: Polar Bears and the Arctic [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything. Download MTH #12 Questions [Free download at time of posting, but you will need a TeachersPayTeachers account] Optional: Magic Tree… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Polar Bears Past Bedtime (Book 12)

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Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 31-42)

Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World: Volume 1 Chapters 31-42 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover, we… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 31-42)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Lions at Lunchtime (Book 11)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Lions at Lunchtime [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] Choose Lions at Lunchtime and then click on the book; Download the Cross-curriculum unit. We will be using the Reading Guide pages for comprehension for this book instead of a story… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Lions at Lunchtime (Book 11)

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Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 21-30)

  Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World Volume 1 Chapters 21-30 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover,… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 21-30)

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Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 11-20)

Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World: Volume 1 Chapters 11-20 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover, we… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 11-20)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Ghost Town at Sundown (Book 10)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Ghost Town at Sundown [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] Choose Ghost Town at Sundown and then click on the book; Download the Cross-curriculum unit. We will be using the Reading Guide pages for comprehension for this book instead of… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Ghost Town at Sundown (Book 10)

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Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 1-10)

Chapter by chapter resources and links for Story of the World: Volume 1 Chapters 1-10 Supplies: Story of the World Volume 1 (We do an average of one chapter per week, but if chapters are unusually short we may double up in one week, or if there is a lot of content to cover, we… Continue reading Story of the World: Volume 1- Curriculum Plan, Resources and Links (Chapters 1-10)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Dolphins at Daybreak (Book 9)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Dolphins at Daybreak and MTH Fact Tracker: Dolphins and Sharks – A Nonfiction Companion to Dolphins at Daybreak [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] There are no Backpack Journals for Book 9. (Click on one of the previous books and download… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Dolphins at Daybreak (Book 9)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Midnight on the Moon (Book 8)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Midnight on the Moon and MTH Research Guide: Space – A Nonfiction Companion to Midnight on the Moon [I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything.] Backpack Journals for Book 8 (Click on the book and download the Backpack Study-Books 5-8. Print… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Midnight on the Moon (Book 8)

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Magic Tree House Curriculum: Sunset of the Sabertooth (Book 7)

Supplies: Magic Tree House Book Sunset of the Sabertooth and MTH Fact Tracker: Sabertooths and the Ice Age – A Nonfiction Companion to Sunset of the Sabertooth (I try to get books from the library whenever possible, but they don’t always have everything) Backpack Journals for Book 7 (Click on the book and download the… Continue reading Magic Tree House Curriculum: Sunset of the Sabertooth (Book 7)

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2015-16 Curriculum (2nd Grade)

Math– All-in-One Homeschool Math 2: This worked well for Cap’n C this past year, so it makes sense to continue with it. The new skills build on previously learned skills using videos, worksheets, and plenty of online games. However, this year in addition to supplementing with math skills apps on the iPad and a fun… Continue reading 2015-16 Curriculum (2nd Grade)