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Articles by author: Beth Watson

Thoughts on Ten Ways to Destroy the Imagination of Your Child

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In Ten Ways to Destroy the Imagination of Your Child, Anthony Esolen writes an "indispensable guide to overcoming today's treacherous trends in parenting and education—and the overwhelming banality of contemporary culture." Esolen's scope is broad, but my focus was...
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Travel Tips and Teaching

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by Beth
Monday, 09 September, 2013
categories: Articles, Homeschooling Life
Our family LOVES to travel! We have adopted the goal of visiting all "50 States before they graduate" as our own. Besides the hundreds of photographs I take while we travel, we have two main methods of documenting our travels.  The first method:  my children's travel...
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"Why do I Homeschool?"

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by Beth
Wednesday, 14 August, 2013
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
On the first morning of our 3-Day Parent Practicum, our speaker, Erin Barry asked this question. She said finding the answer in July would carry us through the entirety of the upcoming school year. Erin asked us another question, "When did you know you really believed...
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Taking a Summer Break without Taking a Brain Break

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by Beth
Friday, 26 July, 2013
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education, Homeschooling Life
We find ourselves in the midst of summer. For us, summer offers a much-anticipated break from our usual routine. The weather begins to warm just as our endurance for schoolwork is wearing thin. We start the countdown to days full of play and rest. This year, for the...
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