||This is a
book where John Holt uses anecdotal
observations that question assumptions about how children acquire
knowledge and learning skills.
first publication in 1964, this book has
helped two generations of parents and teachers understand what actually
happens in the classroom. Holt's astute observation of children, his
clear simple style, and his lifelong conviction that we can do better
by our children make How Children Fail an enduring classic.
||John Holt, Pat Farenga
guide to home schooling demonstrates how
ordinary parents can help children grow as social, active learners. It
covers such topics as living with children, "serious play", children
and work, and learning difficulties, aiming to be relevant to all
parents, whether home schooling or not.
||The READING section tells how and
when to begin
phonics, and how to develop comprehension skills. The LANGUAGE section
shows how to develop written language skills naturally, in the same way
children learn oral language. The ARITHMETIC section explains how to
teach understanding of math concepts, and not just memorization of
and His Kin
on linguistics, archeology, astronomy, the
Bible, and other history, Dr. Ruth Beechick writes an enlightening and
entertaining history of Adam and his offspring.
Can Teach Your Child Successfully
Beechick is a highly experienced teacher and
curriculum developer, she believes that parents are the best teachers
of their children. You will feel that teachers know secrets that are
hid from you.
thorough chapter-by-chapter overview of the
inspiring teaching principles of Christian educator Charlotte Mason,
this book reveals the practical day by day method of how to teach "the Charlotte Mason way".
author offers friendly advice, and humor, along with the joys and
struggles of real homeschool life. The book covers education,
parenting, homeschooling and lots of encouraging advice for mothers.
Mason’s Original Homeschooling Series (6 Volumes)
||Charlotte M Mason
||This is the complete works of the
turn-of-the-century British educator, Charlotte Mason. The six-volume
set includes over 2400 pages of the finest material ever written on
education, child training and parenting. Recognized as the pioneer in
home education and major school reforms, Charlotte Mason's practical
methods are as revolutionary today as when they were first written.
the Children’s Sake
||Susan Schaeffer Macaulay
||This simple, practical, user-friendly resource
helps parents enrich their children's education by extending learning
experiences to all of life.
to Get Your Child off the Refrigerator
||This is the only resource out there for an audience
that is desperately seeking it. Using techniques highly successful with
any child who struggles with focus, parents learn how to teach their
child tomorrow. includes reproducible aids.