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Age 7-9
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Final Projects???
comments: 7 | views: 49 | last updated: 10/11/2020
Hi all, I'm looking for some comments from more experienced MBTP families re the final projects. I try to do at least 2 activities for each chapter and find that by the time the final project time is upon us, my children and me are "tired" . . .
Need Tornado book... video?
comments: 7 | views: 43 | last updated: 9/28/2020
Hi All, Our Tornado book was back ordered and I'm wondering if someone would be so kind as to take a video and read it to us? Thanks! [email protected]
Switching curriculums
comments: 3 | views: 74 | last updated: 9/9/2020
Hello, new to all of this. I had ordered 8-10 curriculum for my 8yo, as she did great on the LA assessment, but now looking closer at the curriculum and especially the math, I think she will do better in the 7-9. I reached out to customer service, . . .
What do you do with your old curriculum after they finish a level?
comments: 2 | views: 169 | last updated: 6/29/2020
Do you throw them away? Do you save the projects? Take pictures of them and then toss?
math- "Multiples Mini Posters"
comments: 1 | views: 220 | last updated: 1/14/2020
Does anyone have an example of the final project from unit 1 math? It's called, multiples mini-posters. Thanks!
Flash website links
comments: 3 | views: 264 | 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: 657 | 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: 615 | 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: 232 | 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: 258 | 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: 362 | 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: 384 | 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: 362 | 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: 779 | 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: 1000 | 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 . . .
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Age 7-9