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Articles dated October 2011

Dads as Transformers

“There is the great lesson of "Beauty and the Beast"; that a thing must be loved before it is lovable.”  “Men did not love Rome because she was great. She was great because they had loved her.” G.K. Chesterton Orthodoxy I used to believe that homeschooling was not for...
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Back to School (Part 3)

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I am now preparing for the sixth week of Foundations and Essentials—halfway home for the semester and a quarter of the way done! I think the hardest part for me so far has been keeping up with consistently practicing the memory work. The weeks when I work consistently...
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Putting the Puzzle Together: Integrating the Subjects

Do we live in a “uni-verse” or a “multi-verse?” If we agree we live in a universe governed by God’s providence, and not in a random cosmos made up of disconnected parts, how do we reinforce this idea with our children as we homeschool them and study with them?   When...
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Book Review: Ten Ways to Destroy the Imagination of Your Child

by Matt
Monday, 03 October, 2011
categories: Classical Christian Education
Children are dangerous. Children with imaginations are even more so. We cannot have children growing up to be anything more than resources for our industrial, consumer-driven culture. With a cultivated imagination children  will become free; with freedom, they may grow...
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