Saturday, January 29, 2011

Our Week in Review - Measurement, Queen Esther, & Abbreviations

Here's what Mj was up to this week:

Bible: Mj learned about Queen Esther's courage. Mj memorized Romans 8:28 "And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to His purpose." Mj also learned about the missionary Adinoram Judson who went to Burma.
Adding Adinoram Judson to the Bible timeline.
English: Mj learned about abbreviations for streets, people, and states.

Math: Mj continued with 3 digit addition this week. He learned about renaming the tens and hundreds places and we did a lot of word problems.

Mj played the add to 10 game on wii fit plus.

Reading: Mj read a story about Jonathan Goforth who was a missionary to China.

Handwriting: Mj loves practicing his cursive. This week he learned how to write "T" in cursive.
Spelling: Some fun with Scrabble Flash.

Heritage Studies: Mj learned about blacksmiths and shoemakers. Mj learned that both blacksmiths and shoemakers had apprentices. Mj learned the important parts of a blacksmiths shop and how they would know what to do with the iron by the color of it. Mj learned about the shoes of colonial times. He thought the women's platform shoes were funny looking.
Mj labeled the different parts of a blacksmith's shop.
Science: Mj started a unit on measurement. Mj learned the importance of using a standard unit. He also had to measure different objects with an inch ruler and a centimeter ruler.

Art: Mj and I played the Pick and Draw game.
Mj's nose he has to draw for his cartoon face.

The finished drawing.

My finished drawing.

Mj and Jadyn also enjoyed some more snow this week!


Anonymous said...

Looks like you had a great week! Love the picture you drew ;)

Chic Homeschool Mama said...

YAY for snow. Wish we had some here. Looks like a great week you have had!

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