Archives for June 2015

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PreSchool Unit Study based on A Tree is Nice

PreSchool Unit Study based on A Tree is Nice Library List:

A Tree is Nice by Janice May Udry
Tree Identification Guide

Suggested Activities to go with the book:

The words Tree and Nice both have silent e’s. Do the Silent E Worksheet.

Go on a nature walk and collect different tree leaves. Picnic under a tree and discuss photosynthesis. [Read more…]

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Our Family’s 6 Favorite Read Alouds

Favorite Read AloudsLast month, our oldest graduated from our homeschool. This has caused me to pause a moment for a bit of reflection. The first thing to cross my mind was ‘Wow, I’ve been doing this for a LONG time!’ After I got past the length of time I have been homeschooling and, consequently, how old I must be, I started thinking about our curriculum choices and some of the great read alouds we have enjoyed through the years. I surveyed the family and we came up with a list of some of our favorites. [Read more…]