Will My ACE Student Struggle with Taking Notes in College?
Q: Hi! I have a high schooler that I wanted to use ACE curriculum with. I am wondering if he will be able to adjust if he goes on to college later. I am specifically worried about him being able to take notes. ACE seems to be just right, but I am worried about him adjusting to the lecture format when he goes to college vs. ACE's format. Any thoughts or anything to share concerning this? Thanks in advance! Tina A: Hi Tina, I graduated from an ACE school myself after having gon
Fonts & Charts
Q: Hello Andrea, We recently began using ACE as well, and I'd like to either make some charts for using ACE (to keep track of what PACES we have, and what we need yet), and goal charts, etc... I also LOVE your font, and would love to be able to use that in plan books I make for the kids and I. Where did you find it and what is it called. Thank you! Lisa Hi Lisa! Here’s a link to the video I made showing how to make charts: These are not the same style that we’re using this ye
Do I Need to Use ACE's Literature/Creative Writing PACEs?
Q: Hi Andrea, I have a child I just pulled out of a public school charter school. We have done the testing and she is basically in the 5th grade for English and 6th grade for Word Building. We do our own reading so I was going to skip the literature paces, but she hasn't had a lot of formal writing. If I keep her in these English paces, will she be taught the proper writing skills or does she also need the lit/creative writing paces too? Amy A: Hi Amy! English PACEs cover all
Why Do You Start Your School Week on Thursday?
I like trying out different methods and schedules with our school work (ACE curriculum) and one year I decided to see what would happen if we did the bulk of our work in the winter and had a lighter workload in fall and spring. That year we did the entire year’s Social Studies PACEs (workbooks) in fall, the entire year’s Science PACEs in spring and the whole year’s Math, English and Word Building during the three months of winter. If we were going to do all 12 Science workboo