If your child can read and write on a second grade level they will be able to use this book as their primary curriculum.
What ages? this curriculum is geared towards 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th grades, but older and younger children can still use and enjoy the curriculum, but supplementing the program with library books, audio books, and documentaries on their level.
Are you homeschooling a child with symptoms of Dyslexia, ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome or Autism? This is the perfect homeschooling method for kids who don't sit still, unless they are playing Minecraft! Don't worry your child will not be on the computer all day, 30 to 45 minutes will be just about perfect, when working in this curriculum journal. We also use the Dyslexie Font to make reading and learning easy for students with dyslexia.
Subjects and Activities:
- Creative Writing
- Spelling & Vocabulary
- Classical Literature
- Classical Music
- World Geography
- Social Studies & Current Events
- Computer Skills
- Building & Design
- Art, Drawing and Design
- Creative Comics
- Library Skills
- Unit Studies (based on the student’s favorite topics)
Go to the library or bookstore. Bring home a stack of at least EIGHT interesting books about topics your student wants to study. Choose some that have diagrams, instructions and illustrations. Choose some books about science, history and social studies related to the topics you want to study.
Recommended educational resources to use with this curriculum:
A Computer and Your Own Minecraft World.
Audio Books, Classical Literature or Heroes Now & Then*
Story of the World for the Classical Child*
Classical Music to help you relax while you work.
Google Earth and a parent approved news source.
Tutorials, Educational Movies & Documentaries
A Math Curriculum like Life of Fred* or Math-U-See*
Dyslexia Games* for struggling readers. DyslexiaGames.com
* Optional Learning Programs
School Supplies Needed:
Pencils, Colored Pencils, Gel Pens, Origami Paper, a Ruler
Created By: Sarah Janisse Brown & Isaac J. Brown Artwork by Isaac J. Brown & Tolik Trishkin.
We use the Dyslexie Font by Christian Boer.
Creative Writing Prompts by Isaac Brown, Emmie Palacio and Elizabeth Palacio
The Thinking Tree Publishing Company, LLC