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Articles by author: Brandy Ferrell

Wrestling with the Question

What is the purpose of a question? Is it to come up with a correct answer or should there be something more? What if we used questions to stimulate more questions? What if our purpose for asking questions was to extend the curiosity of our students rather than just...
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His Strength Made Perfect in Weakness

A man's heart deviseth his way: but the Lord directeth his steps (Proverbs 16:9, KJV). Homeschooling humbles me. I am inconsistent. I am a perfectionist. I am selfish. I am distracted when I need to focus. I am focused when I need to be distracted. I have poor time...
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Improving Our Vision: Many are the plans...

For all you planners, perfectionists, and overwhelmed moms out there, here's my little story from three years ago which I hope will provide you with a dose of hope and encouragement! At the beginning of our summer, I had it all figured out. I had plans to make plans to...
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Classical Christian Education Made Approachable: A Review

What is education? Properly speaking, there is no such thing as education. Education is simply the soul of a society as it passes from one generation to another. - G.K. Chesterton So my question is, “What soul are we passing from our generation to the next?” [This...
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Celebrating Community: Foundations Geography Fair

by Brandy
Thursday, 20 March, 2014
categories: Articles, Grammar Stage (ages 4 to 11)
At the end of each school year, our community holds a geography fair based upon the current cycle’s Foundations memory work. This event has given students and parents an opportunity to showcase the geography memory work in a unique and creative way at our End-of-Year...
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