Lily & I went through a good sized stack of the set 1 Kaufman cards today.
In the style of Floortime I followed Lily’s lead this morning & instead of starting out with worksheets we started with a game of ball after Lily suggested it. We kicked, rolled, threw, and caught the ball. We added bounce. We used each word appropriately & Lily spoke in full sentences describing each step. Maggie was a major part of play now that Lily include her in everything. In fact, insists.
May 20, 2015 Lily has not been interested in matching her word to picture cards lately even though it’s bern … Continue Reading An early surprise
Today the girls finally noticed the new way I have arranged the felt boards for phonemes & words/reading. I have … Continue Reading Matching
We brought out the fly swatters & bubbles in the yard today. It went over well for about 20 minutes. … Continue Reading Outside
May 17, 2015 Lily requested & sat with me and read the kaufman workbook again today. It has becomes a … Continue Reading Kaufman workbook
We worked on a bunch of different subjects with worksheets today. Worksheets focused on:
Colors: specifically brown. Coloring a picture & writing out the word brown.
Writing letters: the letter b and m. Both lower & uppercase.
Finding the letter f and color pictures with the letter within them.
coloring by shapes
May 15, 2015 Maggie has been using many more colored pencils & fat pencils standard to kindergarten. Her pencil grip … Continue Reading Pencil grip
May 15, 2015 we attempted to read Lily’s binder but after the first few pages she was disinterested. We never … Continue Reading Binder
we used the Kaufman nouns cards today. Lily blew through half of them in less than half an hour.
May 16, 2015 While I had other things planned Lily decided to sit down to do something different. Fair … Continue Reading Colors & Categories
Lily read her phonemes and word cards again at her desk today for at least 30 minutes. Afterwards she wanted … Continue Reading Sitting at a desk
May 14, 2015 Lily requested to dye Easter eggs today. Not being a day to do that mainly because I … Continue Reading Dying Easter eggs.
May 15, 2015 We used the Action Signing Kaufman Cards today. We worked with them for at least 30 mins. … Continue Reading Action
May 15, 2015 We used ILS today during the Kaufman cards (action) reading. Lily did great. She sat and wore … Continue Reading ILS
Maggie & I had time this morning to work on some skills before Lily got up out of bed. Maggie also woke up early.