I have 3 kids, but will only be homeschooling my 3rd grade son. He loves math & science, but struggles with his reading fluency. Here's what I hope we get through in this school year.
Saxon Math, grade 3
GRAMMAR, SPELLING, VOCABULARY ~
Sylvan Super Reading Success, 3rd grade
Harcourt Language Arts, 3rd grade
Caught 'ya: Grammar with a Giggle - we will start this after Christmas break
Read a novel for 30 minutes - daily
Scholastic Using Picture Books to Teach Comprehension Strategy - 1x/week
Develop Reading Fluency Using Poetry - 1x/week
Raz Kids - computer based program to aid in reading fluency - 3x/week
Evan Moor How to Report on Books
|A few of the books he will read this year.|
Handwriting without Tears, Cursive
I read this was good for kids that are left handed, & since my guy is a lefty I went with this. We will start this after Christmas break.
The US Constitution and You
How the Government Works
US Government & Presidents
I only have books for the government unit, but have a ton of other things planned.
Again, no structured curriculum. But, we have a ton of science books to work with.
Harcourt Language Arts, 3rd grade - to learn the specifics about paragraphs, etc.
(Almost) Daily Journal
I have a variety of writing assignments planned mostly based on themes we are using in other subjects
Art - variety, 2x/week
Music - variety, 2x/week
PE - taekwondo & baseball in the spring, 2x/week
Keyboarding - Read, Write & Type or Dance Mat Typing, 3x/week
Cooking - 1x/month