AmblesideOnline Year 1 Week 2

Ambleside Schedule

Monday

Bible – Genesis, The Flood

Church History – Trial and Triumph, Polycarp; Witness in the Arena (Lots of discussion over this one. Polycarp has always been a hero of mine.)

Literature – Aesop’s Fables, Belling the Cat (Oral Narration)

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics – McGuffey Readers

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Polycarp

Tuesday

Geography – Paddle to the Sea, Ch 2 (Paddle Notebook – Drawn narration then oral narration transcribed underneath.)

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

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics – Measured Mom Phonics Readers

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Paddle to the Sea Chapter 2 Narration

Wednesday

World History – 50 Famous Stories Retold, Damon and Pythias (Oral Narration and Timeline. Linked to Bible verse, Greater Love hath no man than this…)

World History – 50 Famous Stories, A Laconic Answer (Oral Narration and Timeline – link between Philip of Macedon and Alexander the Great, who is already on our timeline.)

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics – Measured Mom Sight Word Readers

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Timeline Entry

Thursday

Literature – Aesop, The Eagle and the Jackdaw (Oral Narration)

Nature Study – Burgess Bird Book, Jenny Wren ArrivesHouse Wren (Coloring page and Oral Narration)

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics -Treadwell Readers

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Jenny Wren from Burgess Bird Book

Friday

Mapwork

Artist Study – D’arcy W. Doyle, The Kite Flyers

Timeline

Handicrafts – Latchhook

Gardening – Starting seeds indoors

Poetry – A Child’s Garden of Verses

Copywork

Mathematics

Reading/Phonics

Family Free Reading – Little House in the Big Woods

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The Kite Flyers - D'arcy W. Doyle
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