Memoria Press Junior Kindergarten is a fun time!

Today we’re starting our second week of Memoria Press Jr. K and it is an interesting day. While the lesson plans are for two days a week we did activities in addition on other days last week to enhance the week and it was awesome. I definitely wouldn’t have been able to put this all together on my own. Starting out today was interesting… AppleBlossom refused to write anything. No tracing, that ended with a tossed pencil across the table. But finally she offered to trace it with her finger, and of course we did and many times. So we will try again either later today or tomorrow to trace it with a pencil. She has the grip down, but I think she is just wanting to do songs and activities. Which I totally get, and at her young preschool age is perfectly acceptable. We have been able to meet. . .

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Mini House: Mother Goose’s House By Peter Lippman

Meet Little Bo Peep, Humpty Dumpty, that famous moon-jumping cow, Little Miss Muffet and her fateful tuffet, and a whole cast of traditional nursery rhyme characters-they’re all here, in Mother Goose’s house! This three-dimensional board book is shaped like the shoe in which that little old lady who didn’t know what to do made her home, and it’s bursting with characters waiting to be discovered by curious hands. When you unlatch the gate and go inside, 10 charmingly illustrated traditional rhymes are ready to be lovingly learned by a whole new generation of booklovers ages 1 and up.

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