Friday, October 3, 2014

October 3, 2014

Highlight of the week - 12yo started swimming lessons.

Current Events
CNN Student News

Math Reflex
I just couldn't do it - "Key to ...."  We went back to Rod & Staff.
Weight, capacity, and mental calculations of measurement.

Latina Christiana I - Lesson 15 - Possum

Classical Studies
Famous Men of Rome - Coriolanus, Fabii

English Grammar
Nouns, proper nouns, plural nouns, developing paragraphs with details

Lesson 19 - "ph", adding the suffix "able"

finished Tales From the Odyssey, Part 1
started Tales From the Odyssey, Part 2 - Telemachus helped by Mentor, visits Nestor

Pakistan - Memoria Press
Exploring Countries: Pakistan

The Kurds of Asia (series - First Peoples)

World History
Building Skills by Exploring Maps: Ancient Civilizations

Core Knowledge
Finally finished the story section of What Your First Grader Needs to Know and have moved into world history (prehistory, ancient Egypt).