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Level for 6 year old Kindergartener
comments: 3 | views: 33 | last updated: 8/31/2019
My son is turning 5 soon but has a late September birthday and therefore won't be entering Kindergarten at our local homeschool co-op until next year when he will be about to turn 6. We are doing a different homeschool preschool program this year for . . .
comments: 3 | views: 61 | last updated: 8/15/2019
I actually already use MBtP (4-5, 5-7, soon to launch into 6-8) but wasn't sure where to post this. My state (SC) requires submission of a "syllabus explaining weekly schedule of instruction in each course, including pages to be covered in ea . . .
Which age range
comments: 3 | views: 64 | last updated: 7/30/2019
I am seriously considering using this curriculum this year. But, I can't decide in which age range to place my daughter. She recently turned 8 and should be in the 3rd grade. She is reading at a 5th grade level, but we have been doing another program . . .
Canadian Orders?
comments: 4 | views: 493 | last updated: 6/12/2019
Just curious since I don't see a "shipping" information page... Do Canadian orders count as "international" and thus need to be faxed? Or can we order directly online? If so, is the 'estimated shipping' in my cart already not . . .
Decisions, decisions...
comments: 7 | views: 1323 | last updated: 5/29/2019
Hello- I am new to homeschooling and I am trying to select quality boxed curriculum for my boys who are 9 and 11. Both do well in school but are not gifted. We are currently living in VA and will be moving overseas soon. No package seems to offe . . .
Best program for 3 and 5 year old
comments: 3 | views: 148 | last updated: 4/3/2019
I'm considering homeschooling my 3 and 5 year olds (19 months apart). I am very interested in this program as it seems like it will be the best fit for my teaching style and their learning styles. My 3 year old will be 4 in September and has never . . .
Purchase by Concept
comments: 3 | views: 197 | last updated: 2/7/2019
Is there a package option listed by concept? I'm trying to spread our spending out a bit.
Other MBtP Parent Sites?
comments: 3 | views: 273 | last updated: 2/7/2019
This forum seems a bit slow. Is there somewhere else the MBtP parents hang out online that perhaps has more traffic? I guess I am just used to the faster pace of some other forums.
New catalogs?
comments: 5 | views: 206 | last updated: 2/4/2019
Are cool new catalogs with the updated math for the lower levels and high school pages out yet?
Age 7-9 daily schedule (also asking about the possibility of a 4 day week)
comments: 4 | views: 566 | last updated: 1/25/2019
Hello, brand new to MBtP (though i've been researching for a few months). I'm struggling to find a sample that shows me what the average day for a age 7-9 user would see for the complete MBtP package (excluding math, obviously). Is there one on the . . .
Online vs Paper 4-5 year olds
comments: 2 | views: 130 | last updated: 12/28/2018
I want to know if the online option for 4-5 year olds is completely online or if their is a paper student book included? Also would like to know how the online curriculum is any different from the paper curriculum.
3 Days a Week?
comments: 5 | views: 733 | last updated: 10/3/2018
Hey all! I was just wondering if anybody homeschools with MBTP doing just 3 days a week? We go to our co-op twice a week, so my other 3 days are the days I'll be trying to get the work in. How does it work for you? Do you double up lessons each da . . .
Shipping Times?
comments: 5 | views: 1124 | last updated: 9/15/2018
I just pulled my daughter out of public school and have ordered a curriculum only package for ages 6-8. I saw after the order was placed to allow 1-3 weeks to receive the materials? Does it really take this long to receive the package? Does anyone ha . . .
Moving Beyond the Page or Bookshark
comments: 5 | views: 5489 | last updated: 7/8/2018
I am trying to decide whether to go with Moving Beyond the Page or Bookshark for my 5th grader. On the Bookshark website, it states that students using their curriculum have significantly higher SAT scores than users of other curriculum. I realize th . . .
comments: 1 | views: 303 | last updated: 6/6/2018
We will be using Beautiful Feet for History and will like to use MBTP literature unit studies along with MBTP Social Studies because BF covers History but not much of the Social Studies. Has only used this combination? I already have science curricul . . .
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