You ever have one of those weeks where everything goes well?
100 DAYS OF SCHOOL DONE!!!
IS IT BECAUSE CHRISTMAS IS NEAR?
I think so.
My 7th GRADER, Tiger Lilly
Well I kicked her learning up a notch and we made some changes going into 3rd Quarter.
Hours of school a day: 6.5 hrs now (with 2-30 min breaks)
Japanese: Finished up Japanese for the year
World History: Finished up for the year
Art Of Argument: Starting that after the holiday break
Humanities: Starting after the holiday
Time4Writing: Starting after the holiday
SOS English Lit and American Lit: Starting after the holiday
Java: Starting in Spring with YouthDigital.com
CLEP Test Review: Testing planned for over the summer
Using InstantCert.com and SpeedyPrep for
English Composition CLEP
Analyzing Lit CLEP
English Lit CLEP
American Lit CLEP
Core Courses Unchanged:
Algebra 1 - Abeka DVD
Algebra 1 (Lab) - Teaching Textbooks
Geometry - Thinkwell with Holt book
Geometry (Lab) - Teaching Textbooks
Earth Science - Abeka DVD
English - Abeka DVD, Analytical Grammar, Sequential Spelling
Game Design 1 & 2 - Youth Digital
Speed Reading - ACE software
SPEED RACER, 4th Grade
He is hitting all A's and B's now. With the exception of Spelling, ugh!
Hours of school a day: 3hrs with 2-15 min breaks
I've added Spanish to his day.
Classes that stayed the same: Core subjects are Abeka DVD/Streaming with books
Arithmetic (Abeka DVD, xtramath.com and Teaching Textbooks)
Penmenship (Cursive writing)
Spanish (I can read and speak in Spanish - book with dvd, and workbooks)