Charlotte Mason, Featured, Mondays with Miss Mason, Mother Culture

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

Charlotte Mason, Featured, Living Books, Podcasts

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

Charlotte Mason, Curriculum Reviews, Featured

Getting Started with Latin for Absolute Beginners

So how do you get started with Latin? Especially if you have never learned it yourself! When my kids were starting 4th grade, I knew it was time to get serious about getting started with Latin. I did a bunch of research. Ran into questions about pronunciations (ecclesiastical vs. classical), dative vs. genitive, online vs.… Read More Getting Started with Latin for Absolute Beginners

Books, Charlotte Mason, Featured, Living Books, Mother Culture

Mother Culture Book Club: A Light So Lovely by Sarah Arthur

This is the first Mother Culture Book Club post!  I will be posting frequently with “mother culture” books that I have been reading. I would love you to join me! Comment below with your thoughts as you read or join me on Facebook for discussion.       First up, is A Light So Lovely:… Read More Mother Culture Book Club: A Light So Lovely by Sarah Arthur

Charlotte Mason, Featured, General Tips, Mother Culture

How to Homeschool with Ambleside Online – And Love It!

Our family has been using Ambleside Online for the better part of a decade to structure our school days. There are many lovely Charlotte Mason based curricula available now, but this creation of committed homeschool families has been a gift to my family. Ambleside Online, like any other curricula, is not for every family or… Read More How to Homeschool with Ambleside Online – And Love It!