Our First Day of Second Grade and Pre-K

I’m going to try to simplify the way I update the blog by doing a once a week update on Mondays with a few details about what we’re focusing on with a few photos. Here’s what’s on tap for our first few weeks.

Memory Verse:But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Romans 5:8 (7/30-8/10)

Hymn:Great is Thy Faithfulness (7/30-8/24)

Artist:Vincent Van Gogh (7/30-9/28)

Composer:Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (7/30-9/28)

Five in a Row:Henry the Castaway By Mark Taylor (studying exploration and maps) (7/30-8/10)

Pre-K Literature:All the Places to Love by Patricia Maclachlan (introducing our family study and learning about seasons and life on a farm) (7/30-8/10)

Read Aloud:Farmer boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder

And here’s a peek into our wonderful first day.

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Reciting their Memory Verse
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Practicing our Hymn

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He’s been anticipating officially learning cursive (he already knows a little). The wait is finally over!
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Caroline’s Handwriting Practice

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“Slap It” with Sight Words
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Math

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“One more drawer to go and then I’m done!”
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Reading

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We completed her first notebook project this afternoon.
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We’ll be doing quite a few narrations about her various family members for her notebook…today we started with one about herself.
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Word of the Week
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