Home Education with the Haley Family
 

Archive for November, 2004

11 30th, 2004
Tuesday
Author: Andrew

Making geometric shapes using pegs…

pegs come in handy

Timothea is using Connect 4 to make patterns:

connect 4

Using playdough Naomi made an elephant:

Naomi

Timothea made a wiggly worm:

Timothea

Susanna made a Christmas tree:

Susanna

and Rebekah made something called a boat-cake…

Rebekah




11 30th, 2004
2004-11-30
Author: Andrew

All three older girls not feeling their best (colds/flu), so we have deliberately done this week less structured and more learning games.

Bible Stories to Read (Rod and Staff Text) chapter 9.
Girls each coloured in the picture to match the story in Bible Pictures to Color.

Played a game called Rummikub with the girls.

Rebekah played a game called Connect 4 with Daddy.

Rebekah helped sort out the wet washing.

Went for a walk with Naomi and Timothea and got some cards.

Naomi and Timothea watched a programme called Big Cook, Little Cook.

Rebekah went with Daddy Christmas shopping late afternoon.




11 29th, 2004
2004-11-29
Author: Andrew

All three older girls not feeling their best (colds/flu), so we have deliberately done this week less structured and more learning games.

Naomi worked with Timothea to retell a story through pictures from one of their workbooks. She drew some pictures of people doing the various parts of the story, very detailed artwork.

Rebekah did some work in her English workbook, involved working out the missing middle letters in various words and filling in the blanks.

Played a game of Rummikub with Mummy.

Went for a walk and got some food.

Watched a programme called “Balamory” while Mummy cooked the dinner.

Played connect 4 with Mummy in pairs.

Played Rummikub with Mummy before tea.

Played with Joshua and Susuanna just before bed.




11 27th, 2004
2004-11-27
Author: Andrew

Saturday / Sabbath I went with the older three girls to Church.




11 26th, 2004
2004-11-26
Author: Andrew

Bible Stories to Read (Rod and Staff Text) chapter 8.
Girls each coloured in the picture to match the story in Bible Pictures to Color.

Rebekah did a few pages of her alphabet workbook.
Timothea did a few pages of her maths workbook.
Naomi wrote out and looked up spellings for various objects in the lounge and kitchen of her own choice.

Rebekah and Timothea watched Big Cook Little Cook on TV.

Rebekah and Timothea helped put away the clean clothes.

Naomi went for the afternoon with Daddy to Cheltenham, shopping and looking and touching all the decorations for Christmas. Naomi spent sometime looking at one window display on animals from the polar regions, she correctly identified the animals and discussed with Daddy the food Raindeers eat and where they live in Greenland etc. She remembered having seen Greenland on her globe at home and correctly described where it is located.