Home Education

Home Education

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"Home Education consists of six lectures by Charlotte Mason about the raising and educating of young children (up to the age of nine), for parents and teachers. She encourages us to spend a lot of time outdoors, immersed in nature and handling natural objects and collecting experiences on which to base the rest of their education. She discusses the use of training in good habits such as attention, thinking, imagining, remembering, performing tasks with perfect execution, obedience, and truthfulness, to replace undesirable tendencies in children (and the adults that they grow into). She details how lessons in various school subjects can be done using her approach. She concludes with remarks about the Will, the Conscience, and the Divine Life in the Child" --Cover, p. 4.
Publisher: Radford, VA : Wilder Publications, c2008.
ISBN: 9781604594256
160459425X
Branch Call Number: 371.39 Mas
Characteristics: 243 p. ; 23 cm.

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Aug 26, 2012

This is an amazing style of home education. There is a great walk through for educating a child under 9. Its a far more natural teaching method if that's what you're looking for. It is a great literature based style of education, even as old as the original book is.

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