Opening: Ether chapters 1-6, primary songs
Spelling: Ky just completed lesson 53 and Bugaloo just completed lesson 14 in Word Lessons.
Reading: Ky read through lessons 29,30, & 31. Bugaloo read through lessons 28, 29, & 30.
Ky is reading May Bird among the Stars and Bugaloo is reading Matilda.
Family Read: We are reading some stories from Sketchbook by Washington Irving. We listened to Rip Van Winkle.
Math: Ky did some introductory pages on division and Bugaloo worked on her 4 times table.
Take Five: Take Five last week was How Author's Write Stories.
They learned about the different parts of a story; ie. characters, setting, problems, etc., and they were asked to write outlines and stories. They also listened to a couple of stories that I read to them, and then filled out outl9ines accordingly.
Music/Art Study: We took the week to study and appreciate art done by Sandro Boticelli. They liked his art and detail.
Other: While the parents did Rave Ramsey's Financial Peace for FHE, Ky and Bugaloo took the lead and helped all the kids make puppets out of paper sacks and misc. paper pieces. They did a great job and are so great at helping their younger brother and sister and cousins.