There are so many homeschooling methods out there. How do you decide which one to follow? Everyone has their own story of how they began homeschooling. Here’s my story of how we came to embrace a Charlotte Mason education.
Map drill is an easy and effective way to learn where major cities and countries are located around the world. This knowledge is becoming increasingly more important and relevant as our world seems to shrink every day and current events and news are relayed to us faster and faster. Here’s a look at why you should conduct map drill and how to make it happen in your homeschool, plus six ways to add variety to map drill in your homeschool.
I have not always scheduled term examinations in our homeschool. I didn’t know what questions to ask or how to conduct the examinations. It was simply overwhelming. After years of studying Charlotte Mason’s philosophy, I now realize the importance of term examinations and am learning how to incorporate them. Here’s a look at four of the benefits of examinations for Charlotte Mason homeschools and how to implement them in your homeschool.
We are still early in our math journey. my girls are in elementary school, but I have become a student of math over the past couple of years. I am excited by the principles I have learned and have tried to apply them in our daily life. I would like to share the principles I have used to design our math philosophy. They are largely shaped by Charlotte Mason, a