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Charlotte Mason Style Preschool

Charlotte Mason Style Preschool How To Homeschool Preschool Using Charlotte Mason’s Methods Charlotte Mason didn’t recommend doing formal school with your child until they were 6 years old. Instead, she recommended children learn naturally through play and discovery in everyday life. However, there are things you can begin doing with your child around ages 3-5 […] Read more…

Homemade Ice Cream Science Experiment

Homemade Ice Cream Science Experiment Today we had a wonderful homeschool day. It was so refreshing! (Last week didn’t go quite as awesome… It’s always a challenge the week after holiday breaks.) My first grader’s science project was making homemade ice cream. And being the forgetful momma that I am, I didn’t have all the […] Read more…

10 Charlotte Mason Quotes to Inspire your Homeschool

10 Charlotte Mason Quotes to Inspire your Homeschool We all need a bit of inspiration now and then. Charlotte Mason’s wisdom stretches well beyond her era. We can learn so much from what she had to say! If you haven’t already read Charlotte Mason’s Original Homeschooling Series. >>> Get Your FREE Charlotte Mason Inspiration Quotes […] Read more…

2019-2020 charlotte mason inspred curriculum

Our 2019-2020 Charlotte Mason Inspired Curriculum

It’s that time again! I want to show you our 2019-2020 Charlotte Mason Inspired Curriculum. This post contains affiliate links. This year I will have two 6th graders, a 3rd grader, a 3…almost 4 year old, and an infant! I’m using these grade levels loosely because my children aren’t on “grade level” for every subject. […] Read more…

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WHAT IS NARRATION AND HOW DOES IT WORK?

WHAT IS NARRATION AND HOW DOES IT WORK? Narration is the telling of a story. When you use narration in your homeschool your child will be telling you what has been read in their own words. Narrating is an art, like poetry-making or painting, because it is there, in every child’s mind, waiting to be discovered, and […] Read more…

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10 Charlotte Mason Books That Every Mom Should Read

Looking for some good Charlotte Mason books to read? If you are completely new to Charlotte Mason, and you are looking for a place to start. Or if you are familiar with Charlotte Mason, and you are wanting to dig in deeper. Even if you aren’t even considering Charlotte Mason homeschooling… these books are for […] Read more…

10 AWESOME FALL NATURE STUDY IDEAS

10 AWESOME FALL NATURE STUDY IDEAS

10 AWESOME FALL NATURE STUDY IDEAS I love Fall! It is my favorite season.The weather is awesome, the leaves are changing, and it is just an all around beautiful season. So, naturally, we spend a lot of time outside! There are days we like to just go outside, and let nature be our classroom.  We recently […] Read more…

The Good and The Beautiful Level K Review

The Good and The Beautiful Level K Review

The Good and The Beautiful Level K Review If you have been following my blog, you probably know that we started out our school year using Learning Language Arts Through Literature Blue for my 1st grader. You can read my review of LLATL here. We also used a little bit of Teach Your Child to […] Read more…

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How We Use Charlotte Mason Style Learning In Our Homeschool

How We Use Charlotte Mason Style Learning In Our Homeschool It’s day 2 of our series: Beginner’s Guide to Charlotte Mason!!! Today I want to talk about how we use Charlotte Mason style learning in our homeschool. If you haven’t read the first post in this series, I recommend you starting HERE.  Before I begin, I […] Read more…