Archive for: June, 2017

Gab’s Grade 1 Astronomy Worksheet

Gab’s Grade 1 Astronomy Worksheet

Gab made his own astronomy worksheet for us to answer. It is a simple TRUE or FALSE quiz about the solar system yet Quennie and I cannot get a perfect 10. Gab loves reading his book Exploring Creation With Astronomy. He got his favorite facts and made it to a worksheet […]

 
 

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Science Curriculum

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Science Curriculum

Here is our Homeschool Grade 1 Science Curriculum. Science is vast topic. There is just so many things to learn and talk about when it comes to science. It can be overwhelming to teach especially if there are plenty of questions from the child. Our science curriculum was initially based […]

 
 

Our Favorite Bible for Kids

Our Favorite Bible for Kids

The first Bible I read is the King James Version (KJV). I could still memorize a few verses but for personal study I have a hard time reading and understanding some verses in the Bible using the KJV. Today, there several Bible translations and even more Study Bibles. My personal […]

 
 

Todo Math Educational App Review

Todo Math Educational App Review

Todo Math Educational App is an educational math app designed for kids in pre-K to Grade 2. It has cool games and activities that aids in learning important math concepts. The activities are very engaging and has several levels to match the child’s math competency. Todo Math Educational App is […]

 
 

FREE Pantukoy Worksheets

FREE Pantukoy Worksheets

Pantukoy are Filipino articles. In grade 1 we learned about the Pantukoy – Ang at Ang Mga, Si at Sina. Here are the free worksheets you can download and print to help your kids learn about these articles. Click here to download the FREE Pantukoy Worksheets: Pantukoy – Ang at […]

 
 

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum

Our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum

Here is our Homeschool Grade 1 Math Curriculum. Our math curriculum was taken from several sources. The topics were mostly based from our math textbook for Grade 1 then we added some topics later as we went along. Our homeschool math curriculum is not an official math curriculum of DepEd […]

 
 

How to praise your kids effectively

How to praise your kids effectively

If there is one important lesson I learned in raising smart kids, it’s never to say “good job” even if the kids did a good job. I first read this advice from the book  NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children. To praise your kids intelligence can have a long term negative effects. [Read […]

 
 

Million, Billion, Trillion, what’s next?

Million, Billion, Trillion, what’s next?

I can only count until trillion. That is how much money I have in the bank right now! Chos! But Gab is asking us to count beyond 12 zeros (trillion). He encounters this in our topics in astronomy like the distances from the sun and the planets. Or he gets […]

 
 

Machi Koro Bright Lights, Big City Card Game Review

Machi Koro Bright Lights, Big City Card Game Review

Machi Koro Bright Lights, Big City Card Game is an educational card game for older kids. Kids get to practice their skills in handling money, doing simple arithmetic, following game rules and a little entrepreneurship. However, the Machi Koro Bright Lights, Big City can take too long to finish and can […]

 
 

Raising Happy Kids According to Science

Raising Happy Kids According to Science

As parents, we want our kids to be happy. But what will truly make the kids happy? Is it the toys they play? Is it the videos they watch? Or is it the time that they spend with the family? Here’s an insightful infographic on The Science of Raising Happy Kids from Happify. Raising happy […]