AmblesideOnline Year 1 Week 1

Ambleside Schedule

Monday

Bible – Genesis, The Creation of Adam and Eve

UK/AUS/US History – Our Island Story Chapter 1, The Stories of Albion and Brutus (Mapwork – identify Great Britain on a world map.)

Literature – Aesop’s Fables, The Wolf and the Kid

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Aesop - The Wolf and the Kid - Milo Winter

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics – McGuffey Readers

 

Tuesday

Geography – Paddle to the Sea, Ch 1 (Paddle Notebook – Title Page with drawing, then Map of North America with countries identified.)

Character – Parables from Nature,  A Lesson of Faith (Oral Narration)

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics – Measured Mom Phonics Readers

 

Wednesday

Literature – Just So Stories, How the Whale got his Throat (nice reference to the white cliffs of Albion encountered earlier in the week in Our Island Story).

World History – 50 Famous Stories, The Sword of Damocles (add to timeline)

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The Sword of Damocles

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics – Measured Mom Sight Word Readers

 

Thursday

Literature – Aesop, The Tortoise and the Ducks

Nature Study – Birdwatching

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics -Treadwell Readers

 

Friday

Mapwork

Artist Study

Timeline

Handicrafts

Gardening

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics

Family Free Reading – Little House in the Big Woods.

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