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Mondays with Miss Mason – On Trusting Good Books

Note: this post is part of an ongoing series. For more information visit the Mondays with Miss Mason page. Do you post on Charlotte Mason topics? If so, leave a comment with your link below and I will include you next week. Living books are a major component of a Charlotte Mason education. There is… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason – On Trusting Good Books

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My Morning Time Loop Schedule + Free Loop Schedule Planner

My morning time loop has transformed my homeschool day. I started looping a few years ago. Looping is when you schedule subjects in sequence rather than assigning to a specific day of the week. Looping is particularly useful for irregular schedules because if you just have things assigned to Monday but you end up with… Read More My Morning Time Loop Schedule + Free Loop Schedule Planner

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Mondays with Miss Mason – On Poetry

Note: this post is part of an ongoing series. For more information visit the Mondays with Miss Mason page. Do you post on Charlotte Mason topics? If so, leave a comment with your link below and I will include you next week. Poetry.––Poetry is, perhaps, the most searching and intimate of our teachers. To know… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason – On Poetry

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Mondays with Miss Mason – On Thinking Practice

Note: this post is part of an ongoing series. For more information on Charlotte Mason and Mondays with Miss Mason, please read the first post. Do you post on Charlotte Mason topics? If so, leave a comment with your link below and I will include you next week.   “Thinking, like writing or skating, comes… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason – On Thinking Practice

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Mondays with Miss Mason – On Character

Disposition, intellect, genius, come pretty much by nature; but character is an achievement, the one practical achievement possible to us for ourselves and for our children; and all real advance in family or individual is along the lines of character. Our great people are great simply by reason of their force of character. (Volume 2–Parents… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason – On Character

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Mondays with Miss Mason: On Field Flowers

Note: this post is part of an ongoing series. For more information on Charlotte Mason and Mondays with Miss Mason, please read the first post. Do you post about Charlotte Mason’s ideas–please comment below and I will share your post! Weeds. That is what I used to think of them–all those little roadside field flowers… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason: On Field Flowers

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Mondays with Miss Mason – On Knowledge vs. Information

Note: this post is part of an ongoing series. For more information on Charlotte Mason and Mondays with Miss Mason, please read the first post. Do you post about Charlotte Mason’s ideas–please comment below and I will share your post!   From School Education, Part XX: Knowledge versus Information.––The distinction between knowledge and information is,… Read More Mondays with Miss Mason – On Knowledge vs. Information

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Fall in Love with Poetry in 10 Minutes a Day with Poetry Podcasts

Poetry is a vibrant part of a school day but some people find it difficult. Thankfully, poetry podcasts can help! Poetry podcasts offer a brief reading of a poem along with some commentary about the poet or subject of the poem. As a result, poem newbies and *gasp* poem haters can be transformed into poetry fans.… Read More Fall in Love with Poetry in 10 Minutes a Day with Poetry Podcasts