Language Development

Children of the World Unit Study

Children of the World Unit Study

J loves geography and learning about different countries.  I decided to choose a few countries for us to learn about more in depth.  We did lots of art, cooking, Legos, literature, games, and other projects for each country.  I did this unit with my 2nd  grader but could easily be adapted for use with Kindergarten through 3rd grade.  We studied some of the countries that corresponded with unit 3 in his A Beka Arithmetic 2 book. Children of...

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Tot-School Children of the World

Tot-School Children of the World

The boys are learning about Children of the World this month.  My tot is now 2 and a half years old.  T will be learning about different countries with books, tot-tubs, songs, crafts, games, and of course a globe. Children of the World Book List Children Around the World by Donata Montanari Rhymes Round the World by Kay Chorao It’s a Small World One Golden Sun by Renee Tawa Me on the Map by Joan Sweeney Magnets Flag Atlas by Graham...

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Transportation Day 2: Cars

Transportation Day 2: Cars

Cars Today we had fun with cars.  We played with cars, make crafts, and had fun snacks. Read: What Should I do in the Car? By Wil Mara A Beka Language Development card 14 Music: Vroom Vroom (tune of Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star) Vroom-vroom! Zoom-zoom little car, How I wonder where you are. Driving down the streets all day, Stop, then go — you never stay. Vroom-vroom! Zoom-zoom little car, How I wonder where you are. By: Leanne...

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