Friday, February 12, 2016

1st Grade, Rome to Reformation Week 23: China/Japan, Mercury, Jonah, Jews to Babylon, Three men in furnace

BIBLE

We memorized Philippians 2:5-7 and reviewed the 1 Cor verses.


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

We read on Peter Waldo and the Waldensian (with MUCH editing)

For Lil Sis, we read about Jonah, Jews to Babylon and the three men in furnace









HISTORY

We continued to learn about China (Sui, Tang and Sung Dynasty
I read them some poems from Tang Dynasty.
This whole month we also ate a lot of Chinese foods because of Chinese New Year and Baby Sis is having Chinese New Year themed school.

Then we talked about Japan, the Yamato Dynasty, Samurais and even ninjas.

That's our Japanese snack! We ate it while playing Bingo (Animal Zodiac game for Chinese New Year)


And we took out some fun stuff from Big Bro's Ninjago collection. This is a catana.

And we found a ninjago shinto shrine model in his book

We seldom color our student sheets. This is a special week.




LANGUAGE
The older kids continued on Rod and Staff English.

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


The older two continued on  Lesson 8 康軒一下 for Mandarin Chinese and Lil Sis did practice on bopomofo


We learnt two more Latin words "terra" and "bonus" this week. 
We did Spelling Power.


MATH
We continued to practice Math.
It helped Lil Sis to count with the abacus



SCIENCE
We learnt about the mercury and why there is no eclipse.


They did the summary pages

And Lil Sis did a worksheet page as revision.




ART

Mom's Haiku (we wrote our own haiku with drawings)

Big Bro

Lil Sis (mom helped with the writing)

Big Sis

They enjoyed the haiku writing.



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