Math: MCP Mathematics and Miquon Math, some Living Math books and games from Family Math (thinking about using Singapore instead of MCP, but not sure yet. I really like the format and ease for the teacher of MCP)
Grammar: Primary Language Lessons by Emma Serl
Penmanship: Getty-Dubay Italic Handwriting Book C
Reading: A selection of good books
Copywork: Once weekly from his lessons.
Phonics: Tanglewood Phonics Review
Vocabulary: English from the Roots Up or Vocabulary Vine (any suggestions in this area? )
Spelling: Natural Speller word lists, ideas and activities
Literature: Read-Alouds, great selections of living books
Natural Science: Six-week Nature Studies using Handbook of Nature Study and Kingfisher's Young Discoverers Series each on Insects, Wildflowers, Rocks and Minerals, Electricity. BFSU (Building Foundations of Scientific Understanding K-2) the rest of the time. The Story Book of Science, Nature Smart and Science Smart as necessary.
History: SOTW 2, book and Activity Guide (Medieval Times), living books
Geography: Young Discoverers Maps and Mapping, through SOTW
Spanish: The Easy Spanish, KidSpeak Spanish computer games, Muzzy DVDs
Art: Getting to Know the World's Greatest Artists Series - Giotto and Titian
Music: Getting to Know the World's Greatest Composers Series - Tchaikovsky and Beethoven; singing
Poetry: Poetry for Young People Series - Edna St. Vincent Millay and Rudyard Kipling
Other activities: piano lessons, Cub Scouts, tennis, horseback riding, swimming
Edited by sagira, 06 April 2010 - 07:36 AM.