Today's Wisdom

Thursday, June 23, 2011

2011-2012 Curriculum - 5th grade

Grammar - Intermediate Language Lessons, CC Essentials
Math - Saxon 6/5
Latin - Latin For Children A, Classical Coversations

Writing - IEW US History Lesson
Reading - Sonlight 3 Advanced Readers

  • Vostaas:  White Buffalo's Story
  • A Lion To Guard Us
  • Pocahontas and the Strangers
  • The Thanksgiving Story
  • The Courage of Sarah Noble
  • The Bears on Hemlock Mountain
  • The Skippack School
  • The Matchlock Gun
  • Ben Franklin of Old Philadelphia
  • Meet George Washington
  • Phoebe the Spy
  • George Washington:  Young Leader
  • The Cabin Faced West
  • Meet Thomas Jefferson
  • Sarah Whitcher's Story
  • Noya Nuki
  • Robert Fulton:  bay Craftsman
  • Sarah, Plain and Tall
  • Stone Fox

Family Resources

Bible - Who Is God, MFW ECC
Read Alouds - Sonlight Core 3/D
  • Walk the World's Rim
  • The Sign of the Beaver
  • The Witch of Blackbird Pond
  • Johnny Tremain
  • Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
  • Justin Morgan Had a Horse
  • Calico Bush
  • The Journeyman
  • Swift Rivers

Spelling - Spelling Power
Memory Work - Classical Conversations and My Father's World


  1. Your list looks great. I seems like you are going to gain a lot of benefits by joining the Classical Conversations group. I can't wait to read about how your year goes.

  2. Just wanted to let you know I'm following.
    You've got a great list of books there! We've read several of them!

  3. Thanks, we are excited to get started! Thanks for stopping by!

  4. This will be our 2nd year with CC! We loved it and can't wait to start back! I'll have one in the challenge program this year though - I'm nervous about that!

  5. I love it - we have NOTHING the same - isn't homeschool so awesome?!! =) Thanks for linking up !!


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