Monday November 19
Bella: read first chapter of the book of Genesis and Psalm 117, composition
Sophie: copywork, French (Duolingo)
Ben: math, copywork, Explode the Code, Little Bear ( begin Little Bear’s Wish)
Anthony: math, copywork (Basilisk poem from Dragons Dragons)
Lucy: copywork (Sheep in a Jeep)
Afternoon stories: Doll’s House, St Peter Claver, Around the World in 100 Years (had to have a long discussion to correct the bizarre anti-Christian bias, which included a lot of inaccuracies— e.g. medieval Christians weren’t anti-learning, they founded the first universities.) Secrets of the Universe (about hydrodynamics. Did a demonstration about water pressure poking holes in a milk jug), lectionary readings— discussion about Book of Revelation and Gospel of the blind man.
Bedtime story: Annie and the Wild Animals
Tuesday November 20
Bella: math, read and narrated George Washington’s World
Ben: Dr appointment
Anthony: math and copywork
Afternoon stories: Doll’s House, St Peter Claver, North with the Spring, Around the World in 100 Year, Secrets of the Universe (more about hydrodynamics), lectionary readings— discussion about Book of Revelation and Gospel of Zacchaeus.
Bedtime story: finished Canadian Summer.
We took Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday as Thanksgiving holiday. We cooked and cleaned and feasted and recovered from feasting.