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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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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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11 Must-Have Children’s Poetry Books for Your Home: National Poetry Month

April is National Poetry Month so I am celebrating with 11 must-have children’s poetry books! I have tried to include poetry on a weekly if not daily basis in our home. Whether it is a quick reading at the beginning of the school day or a poem posted in the bathroom where someone might take the… Read More 11 Must-Have Children’s Poetry Books for Your Home: National Poetry Month

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12 Inspiring Picture Books About Women Scientists & Mathematicians

In honor of International Women’s Day, I have made a list of 12 picture books about inspiring women scientists and mathematicians to share with your girls and boys. Lost to history for a time, women of the past are being remembered for their contributions. Modern women are also making a mark on science, architecture and… Read More 12 Inspiring Picture Books About Women Scientists & Mathematicians

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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

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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