Flashcards: Linking Memory – Part 2

This is the second series of cards for the sequential linking memory activity.  These are the cards from 101 to 200. How it works: Flash the cards and read the story. Repeat the process but say what the card is before turning it over. You can either tell the story from memory or just nameContinue reading “Flashcards: Linking Memory – Part 2”

Flashcards: Linking Memory – Part 1

As mentioned in my previous post, this is the first series of cards for the sequential linking memory activity.  There are 100 cards in this series. How it works: Flash the cards and read the story. Repeat the process but say what the card is before turning it over. You can either tell the storyContinue reading “Flashcards: Linking Memory – Part 1”

Flashcards: Couplets 1

These are the first in a series of flashcards on couplets.  We are nearing the end of the Doman reading program.  After the introduction of couplets, you will introduce phrases, and finally sentences.  From there, you can begin to make your own books for your child to read. How to use the slides: I usedContinue reading “Flashcards: Couplets 1”

Flashcards: Picture Dots 1 to 100

Looking for more flashcards? Check out our Free Flashcards Resource Page. Shichida also believed that it was important to broaden your child’s understanding of quantities by using flashcards with pictures in conjunction with the red dot cards.  This is so that your child understands that quantities are the same regardless of the object displayed –Continue reading “Flashcards: Picture Dots 1 to 100”

Flashcards: Pattern Dots 1 to 100

Looking for more flashcards? Check out our Free Flashcards Resource Page. Although Doman states you do not need to show your child ordered dots to teach quantity, Shichida recommends that you show ordered dots in conjunction to the random dots taught during the Math program.  So here is a series of flashcards with ordered dots.Continue reading “Flashcards: Pattern Dots 1 to 100”

Flashcards: Thomas and Friends – Minus 7

If you’re like Gavin, you’ll probably have noticed that the green in the flashcards is not the same shade as the green in the wall chart.  That’s what happens when you work on this in the middle of the night and have to run back to the kids every so often because one of themContinue reading “Flashcards: Thomas and Friends – Minus 7”

Flashcards: Bits of Intelligence – Mathematics

This is a series of flashcards introducing Mathematics.  Just for clarity, this series falls under Bits of Intelligence rather than the Math series because it teaches the overall concept of Math.  In time to come, I intend to cover stuff like Pythagoras’ Theorem and calculus under the Math section (as soon as I figure outContinue reading “Flashcards: Bits of Intelligence – Mathematics”

Flashcards: Bits of Intelligence – Modern Wonders

For the seven modern wonders of the world, I took the list that was voted in as the top seven wonders of the world in 2007.  Although the polling system for selecting these seven modern wonders of the world was criticised as being un-scientific, I decided to use them anyway.  If you want a moreContinue reading “Flashcards: Bits of Intelligence – Modern Wonders”