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Articles tagged Courtney Sanford

Let’s Liven Up Latin!

by Courtney and
Monday, 04 June, 2012
categories: Classical Christian Education
One reason for the study of Latin is that it is rigorous—translating is similar to working mathematical equations. I love this about Latin. I also love the fact that eventually I will be able to read ancient writings myself; I will be able to appreciate Cicero not only...
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Classical Acts and Facts History Cards: A Firm Foundation

by Courtney and
Monday, 30 April, 2012
categories: Classical Christian Education
I just opened my new Classical Conversations history cards and I just love them! They are beautiful! I am reading Abolition of Man and Climbing Parnassus, and both are convicting me to immerse my children in truth, beauty, and goodness. The history cards are one of...
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The Conversation in Classical Conversations

by Courtney and
Monday, 02 April, 2012
categories: Rhetoric Stage (ages 14 to 18)
It is planning time for Classical Conversations three-day Parent Practicums. I look forward to learning something new and getting inspired for the next school year, but most of all, I look forward to three days of adult conversation. The word “conversation” can be...
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Memory Master Time!

by Courtney and
Monday, 05 March, 2012
categories: Grammar Stage (ages 4 to 11)
Ah, springtime—warm breezes, daffodils, sunshine, and among Classical Conversations families, practicing for “Memory Master”! “Memory Master” is an honor bestowed on Foundations students who have mastered all of the memory work during the twenty-four weeks of...
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Classical Christian Thinking

by Courtney and
Monday, 13 February, 2012
categories: Classical Christian Education
One of the goals of classical Christian education is to train students to see relationships between ideas. This is an analytical skill as well as a philosophy. Everything that exists shares a common creator who is still active in His creation. It is our job as...
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