Friday, November 21, 2014

Monthly School Review–September

Here is a little peak at a few things we did for school in September.  Sammy worked on spelling two syllable words with All About Spelling level 2.  We have slowed down a little in spelling to make sure he masters these skills:

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In math we worked on seeing that either way you write an addition sentence it makes the same number.  Below you can see an example of 4+3=7 and 3+4=7.

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We also worked on memorizing our doubles facts.  He would flip over a double and then find the solution in the X2 multiplication cards.  If he made a match he got to keep it:

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We also had some company while we were working on that *winks*

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Sammy started piano lessons this month.  After trying it for a few weeks we decide to wait a little while for him to mature.  He wasn’t loving it and the last thing we wanted to do was make him hate it!

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Sammy was sick with strep throat and we had a light school day with some Magic Treehouse learning:

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We have been having fun with the Picture Smart bible this year.  Sammy really loves it when we can add an extra item to the page (cotton ball, sand, twig, etc.):

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Sammy reading a book to Princess Peach:

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Spelling “test” on the white board:

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Crazy hat night at AWANA:

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Some real life learning.. Do I have enough money to buy a new 3DS game?

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Working on hundreds with our abacus and abacus cards.  Sammy thought this was a really fun lesson:

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Weekly Wrap-Up