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Flash website links
comments: 3 | views: 41 | last updated: 10/10/2019
I cannot access any websites that utilize flash. I keep reading directions to enable it and I follow the directions but it won't work. I really wanted Carl's Cookie Caper to work for my son. So I will not able to access many websites through this cur . . .
Sarah, Plain and Tall
comments: 2 | views: 338 | last updated: 10/9/2019
We are in our first 4 weeks to MBTP. My son loved the first 3 weeks using the book Tornado, however here we are in our first week to unit 2 and I've lost him with this book Sarah, Plain and Tall. He has no interest in it. We did one lesson and no I a . . .
Organization of items
comments: 3 | views: 308 | last updated: 10/9/2019
Does anyone have a really great system for storage & organization of their MBtP full curriculum? I'd love to see your ideas.
I just got the curriculum math and ela and science and history
comments: 2 | views: 37 | last updated: 9/24/2019
My eyes are going blind having to look at the small print. Why is it so small? Also, it is hard to follow. I wish it was easier to follow, print wise.
Math "Moving Up a Level" Kits
comments: 3 | views: 122 | last updated: 4/29/2019
I'm not sure what the proper word for this is, but I'm wondering if there are any plans to make kits for people who did math at one level, so don't need all the manipulatives for the next level. For instance, we used Right Start math before MBtP rele . . .
Request Separte teacher guide from children workbook
comments: 3 | views: 219 | last updated: 3/17/2019
I"m currently using 7-9 whole and have found it frustrating that the teacher guide and lesson plan are together in one book. Requesting, can you change and have teachers guide and student book separated. Currently frustrated with the hardness of . . .
Similar books for Parent to read.....
comments: 3 | views: 258 | last updated: 9/11/2018
I have the 7-9 MBtP full curriculum for my daughter. I'd love to find similar books to read (myself) while she is reading her MBtP books. I think this will enrich our discussions and allow for some interesting comparisons. Has anyone done this . . .
Next math curriculum release
comments: 3 | views: 241 | last updated: 8/13/2018
Hello! We are thinking about using MBTP math curriculum for 6-8 but I am curious on the time frame for the next level's release? I would like to continue on with the math next year and am curious on if it will be available by the time my daughter is . . .
The Whipping Boy - recipe in Lesson 7
comments: 3 | views: 599 | last updated: 3/15/2018
My 9 year old daughter and I have loved MBTP and the variety of activities. However, I just came across the recipe in Lesson 7 for Strawberries in the Snow and think it is inappropriate for 7-9 year olds. The recipe calls for a cup of red wine (mix . . .
Science and Social Studies order
comments: 3 | views: 827 | last updated: 3/15/2018
Hello! We have been loving the 7-9 Science Concept 1, Unit 1: Weather. We are getting close to finishing it and I am looking ahead to the next unit. My question regards the order of the units. I know that the units increase in difficulty as expla . . .
Maple Nut Berry Popcorn Balls
comments: 12 | views: 2429 | last updated: 1/6/2018
Did anyone get theirs to stick together? We used real maple syrup and the popcorn came out very tasty, but it would not stick together in balls. Any ideas? Thanks, Jenn Paiva
Spelling
comments: 3 | views: 1150 | last updated: 9/8/2017
Where can I find the Spelling list of words for Tornado? They are not in the back of the workbook, and I can't find them on this website. Please help.
Concept 2 Unit 2 Communities Change Over Time: Lesson 5 Cultures Around the World
comments: 4 | views: 1904 | last updated: 8/30/2017
I felt like this lesson was extremely broad, and I was ill prepared for it based on the supplies list and getting started section. For a 7-9 year old to be expected to be able to do Activities 1 & 2 properly there needed to be more information, t . . .
Error found in Social Studies Concept 3 Unit 3: Economic Cycles
comments: 2 | views: 1099 | last updated: 2/7/2017
I have been reviewing and preparing our next study module and discovered an error in Social Studies Concept 3 - Unit 3: Economic Cycles, Lesson 6--Activity 3 (Supply and Demand Graph). The activity details state that the cost of the item is shown on . . .
Lang. Arts sequence/ order of lessons
comments: 3 | views: 1224 | last updated: 12/1/2016
Would it be okay to skip a Lang Arts Lessons. For instance, If I want to skip Sarah plain and tall ... will my child miss important concepts in LA.
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