BOOKS WE'VE READ 1st Term - - - - -
Christopher Columbus and the Discovery of the New World by: Josephine Pollard * We have been using this book as a read-aloud during our Unit Study of Columbus. ( Purchased a copy for my eReader on Amazon for about $2.99)
The Bug says, "Ann is a prairie girl with a deer-skin diary that I liked. She tried to be a teacher to her friend, and I thought that was nice." (8 years old)
The Bug - 3rd Grade:
The Adventures of Pinocchio by: Carlo Collodi
The Scout & The Squeaker - 7th Grade:
Carry on Mr. Bowditch by: Jean Lee Latham *
The Scout says, "Nat is very smart and he is willing to try things. He says there is always a way to do things, even when it seems impossible. I would like to be like that some day. Am I like that Mom?" (13 years old)
Rudyard Kipling's Verse, Inclusive Edition 1885-1918
BOOKS WE'RE CURRENTLY READING - - - - -
Pilgrim's Progress by: John Bunyan
American History Stories, Volume 1 by: Mara L. Pratt, M.D.
Mr. Midshipman Hornblower * by: C.S. Forester
The Bug - 3rd Grade:
Five Little Peppers How They Grow by: Margaret Sidney
The Puritan Bible Primer
Bug's Free Reading:
The Bug requires more to keep her going with reading. Here are books that she and I have pre-selected for when she just needs a bit more in her school day. . . which is usually every day!
Anne of Green Gables by: L.M. Montgomery*, The Jungle Book by: Rudyard Kipling, Little House on the Prairie by: Laura Ingalls Wilder *
Around the World in 80 Days by: Jules Vern
Our Island Story by: H.E. Marshall
The Squeaker says, "Our Island Story has amazing stories to learn about kings and knights, and stuff like that." (13 years old) . . . This from the kid who doesn't like history?
In His Steps by: Charles M. Sheldon *
All Books Are Linked to a Free eBook or PDF version! when possible
Books denoted with * should be available at your local library or Half-Priced Books.
What are you and your family enjoying reading together today?
Happy Homeschooling & Reading!
The Joyful Socks Mom
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