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comments: 2 | views: 80 | last updated: 8/16/2020
We just decided to homeschool this year using the MBTP curriculum. My youngest is entering first grade and is in the Age 6-8 level. I read that they recommend using a reading supplement in addition to the MBTP curriculum. Does anyone have any suggest . . .
comments: 2 | views: 123 | last updated: 8/3/2020
I am considering homeschooling my 5 year old son who would be going into Kindergarten. I like the look of your curriculum very much but being very new to this type of schooling have a few questions regarding assessments and how they are handled with . . .
comments: 2 | views: 262 | last updated: 6/27/2020
I'm considering homeschooling my 2 sons (10yo & 12 yo diagnosed gifted/ADHD). Quarantine has been good for them and they have enjoyed the quiet of working at home. But the materials were provided by school. MOving forward, I love the looks of . . .
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I have been using MBTP for over 2 years with my two children & I've found Horizons Math to be an excellent compliment. I just get the two student workbooks, which have tests built in. I also get the teacher edition, which makes correcting faster . . .
comments: 3 | views: 236 | last updated: 5/23/2020
Are more math levels in the works? What level to you plan to extend math to? Just wondering when or if I will need to seek a different math curriculum.
Question about using the online package for multiple students.
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I am currently using the hard copy curriculum (Age 10-12) for my 3 kids. They are 10, 11 & 12. I purchased 1 full student package and 2 consumable packages for the other two kids. However, the lesson description and other vital information for co . . .
comments: 4 | views: 463 | last updated: 1/10/2020
Is there any update on 8-10 level math? I like this curriculum but I need to know if I should start looking for a replacement since we are nearly done with 7-9. I'd hate to give up on MBTP but we do need math.
Has anyone gone backwards
comments: 2 | views: 261 | last updated: 12/16/2019
We are on yellow level and there was a book I wanted to cover in a level below. I just want to get that Unit. Has anyone done that?
Working with MBTP while meeting charter school requirements
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Hi. Three of my children are enrolled in a charter school. At the end of each learning period (once a month), we meet with our assigned Teacher Facilitator. Part of the meeting consists of turning in samples of their work, per subject. To meet this . . .
Remove Age Recommendations from Covers of Guides?
comments: 5 | views: 782 | last updated: 12/16/2019
I consider one of the perks of homeschooling to be being able to adapt to my children's strengths and weaknesses. My youngest is right on target with her age range for LA, SS, and SCI. I believe, however, that she has some sort of math learning disab . . .
age 8-10 Magnetism link in Lesson 5 of Magnetism and Electricity
comments: 2 | views: 195 | last updated: 12/5/2019
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Learning Gates (on paper?)
comments: 2 | views: 149 | last updated: 11/14/2019
My son having difficulty taking the test on the computer. He knows the material but somehow scores lower when taking the test online. Is there an easy way to get the tests on paper? Thanks so much! Emily
Buying units as you need them
comments: 2 | views: 166 | last updated: 10/14/2019
Hi To save money does anyone buy the v units as you go? Eg. 7-9. How much of the curriculum pkg is necessary to buy to start off with for 6 weeks? Kirsty
Meetups in NYC?
comments: 1 | views: 180 | last updated: 9/17/2019
Is anyone doing the MBTP curriculum in NYC? Looking for meetups and connections!
comments: 3 | views: 190 | last updated: 9/16/2019
I am waiting for our 6-8 curriculum to come in the mail. However, is there any way to know what books I will need to be using the first few weeks so I can get a head start on reserving them at the library. Any help is greatly appreciated!