Welcome to our “Week 1 in Review” with Exploring Countries and Cultures using My Father’s World curriculum.
The girls and I will be traveling the 7 continents this year. We will be stopping at several countries within each continent to discuss its: culture, people, food, missionaries, biomes / ecosystem and animals of the area.
Geography focus this week:
- The 7 continents and 4 oceans
- How to read a map and globe
- A rose compass, the equator and hemispheres
- Mapping skills - distance using a scale
More Geography Resources for the week:
Science focus this week:
Introduction to the ecosystems / biomes
An earthworm niche project ~ a few casualties
More Nature Walk Resources for the week:
One Small Square: Backyard series by Donald Silver
Bible Focus this week:
The kids in our co-op class are making a ‘prayer journal’.
Memory verse this week: John 3:16.
Check out Mama Jenn’s John 3:16 printables
ECC Co-op Kids ~ Nature Walk and World Cake:
Our ECC Co-op Kids went on a Nature Walk to complete our Backyard Habitat worksheet.