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Articles by author: Kathy Sheppard

CCing through a C-Section

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I apologize for being absent for the past couple of months. We gave birth to our third child on November 17. He is a blessing and a beautiful boy. I love Classical Conversations because of the superb academics, but even more because of the friendships I have made. God...
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Things Not to Do with Your Firstborn When Starting Foundations

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by Kathy
Wednesday, 15 October, 2014
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education, Grammar Stage (ages 4 to 11)
I am part of a couple of groups on Facebook of Classical Conversations’ moms. There are many good ideas on there, but there are also some frustrations vented by moms beginning their Classical Conversations’ journey.  I have seen women say they were giving it X number...
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How to Assess Your Student's Latin Work

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I hope that everyone is off to a good start to the school year. I am excited to work with my full Challenge III class this year. I am also excited to formally start Latin (besides the Classical Conversations’ memory work) with my fourth grade daughter. Here are my tips...
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Encouragement and Admonition for Latin This Year

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I hope everyone is getting excited for the beginning of their school year. I know I am! I hope you are also happy for your students to take Latin this year. I thought you might need a pep talk before the year starts. Here is my humble attempt: Latin is a pivotal...
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Confessions of a Former Public School Teacher

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by Kathy
Wednesday, 27 August, 2014
categories: Articles, Classical Christian Education
Revisiting Some Archived Articles that Have Not Been Lost, but May Have Been Forgotten and Are Worth a Fresh Read As we embark on this new Classical Conversations year, I thought I might pause from my usual Latin discussion to focus on what I love about homeschooling...
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