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Articles dated July 2011

Word Travel

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by David
Tuesday, 12 July, 2011
categories: Classical Christian Education
The written word can be a magic carpet that takes us to another world, another time. The landscape is often strange and unfamiliar, and may be fictional or allegorical. When we read the best writers, the journey gives us a glimpse into the minds of the world’s greatest...
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Dad the Dragon Slayer

by Matt
Thursday, 07 July, 2011
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
What are some ways dads can help homeschool? Become the trainer of future Dragon Slayers! Early in the Bible God tells us who our enemy is. Gen 3:14-15 The LORD God said to the serpent, "Because you have done this, cursed are you above all livestock and above all...
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What happened to the Latin language?

Last week, I had the pleasure of doing a conversational Latin camp online. While studying for the camp, I found out so much that I had forgotten or did not know about conversational Latin. Conversational Latin is different from the Latin we study in academic situations...
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Get on the Latin Bandwagon

by Matt
Tuesday, 05 July, 2011
categories: Classical Christian Education, Grammar Stage (ages 4 to 11)
Sona Si Latine Loqueris! We are living in the midst of a modern day renaissance of the Latin language. There is a Latin-learning bandwagon, and if it wasn't started by classical education, it was certainly popularized by it. Yet, there are holdouts to learning Latin...
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