Thursday, December 31, 2015

1st Grade, Rome to Reformation Week 17: Charlemagne, Celtic tribes and spread of Christianity, plagues and red sea, Urinary System


BIBLE


We memorized 1 Cor 12:4-5


We continued to read on Luke and the life of Jesus.

We also read the stories of Charlemagne, Patrick and Pope Gregory I


For Lil Sis, she read about the story of Moses












HISTORY

We learnt about Charlemagne, the Celtic Tribes, history of the British Isles and how Christianity spread there by Augustine of Canterbury






LANGUAGE
The older kids continued on Rod and Staff English.

Lil Sis worked on her phonics, bible books and bible notebook


The older two did test for Chapter 1-5 and started Lesson 7 康軒一下 for Mandarin Chinese


We learnt two more Latin words "magnus" and "prae" this week. 
We did Spelling Power.



MATH
Lil Sis continued to work on Singapore Math 1B and practiced hard on her reading



SCIENCE


We learnt about the urinary system

The urethra

The kidneys




These videos were so good!



ART

We did not do any Art this week.
PLANS FOR 2016

I used some time in the end of the year to plan some things to do in the new year.

1. Preschool for Baby Sis
YAY!! I am planning stuff for her to do! I thought of letting her go through a thematic preschool for one and half year. Since this MIGHT be the last time I have a chance to teach the littles (SOB!!!), I thought I really wanted to do some thing I have always wanted do - thematic study. She will begin with "Winter" in January.
I am excited!!

2. I wanted to work a little harder with Lil Sis on her sight words. So, I might plan out some games for her.

3. We took a LONG time to read Twice Freed. Now we are moving on to "Door in the Wall". I hope we will do better in this one, if possible.


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