Right now we are dealing with the repercussions of a hard drive crash on our computer, so I may run a little behind on new posts until we can get a new computer (we are borrowing a computer for now) – I’m sorry! Our First State Part of our American history studies this year include… Continue reading Delaware – The First State
This post ended up being so much longer than I expected! I think I got lost in a research vortex. Feel free to skip through to the items you need to help with your Pilgrim studies, and just ignore the rest! 🙂 Our feature book to introduce our study was If You Sailed on the Mayflower… Continue reading If You Sailed on the Mayflower in 1620
Since the Kindle version of My Father’s Dragon is currently FREE on Amazon (and a Kindle is NOT required to read it), I thought it would be fun to find some activities to use with the book. Activities and Literature Units Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls has an easy-to-use literature unit featuring… Continue reading My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett
We’re gearing up to study American history this year and I am so excited! We’ll be starting with famous explorers, including Christopher Columbus, and using a variety of picture and chapter books to introduce topics. For our Columbus study we are reading James T. De Kay’s Meet Christopher Columbus. It’s very succinct, but it offers… Continue reading Let’s Explore!