Who was Boudicca?

History Curriculum Grade 1 & 2
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How I Wrote Our First Grade Curriculum

    How I wrote our first grade curriculum ……. I guess the bigger question, is why I decided to write my own curriculum? We tried and researched several different box curriculums and none of them seemed to work for our budget or learning style. My son is more of  a Kinesthetic/Visual learner.  As a…

Dinosaurs Grade 1 Science

   I personally do not think that learning about dinosaurs is important unless he wants to be a paleontologist.  So, why am I including the history of dinosaurs into our science curriculum?  My son thinks dinosaurs are cool!  The information itself may not be useful, but learning to read and write about subjects that he…

Smart Start G1 Week 2

Smart Start Week 2 Letters:  i, d, r, b, l, o, k, ck Sight Words:  play, you, he, is, she, and, said, are, do, this Stories:  The Tortoise and the Hare, Aunt Minnie and the Twister Teachers Resources (Site created by a teacher) Lesson Plan (created by a teacher) Youtube Learning Video’s for the week:…

Smart Start G1 Week 1

Smart Start Week 1 Letters:  m, s, p, t, a, n, c, f, h Sight Words:  I, can, we, like, see, the, go, to, have, a Stories:  The Little Engine that Could, The Three Little Pigs, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Youtube Week 1 Videos: Language Arts: Teachers Resources (Site created by a teacher) Lesson Plan…