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Articles tagged Gifts

The Classical Model and "Stuck Places"

Have you applied the classical model to the stuck places in your life? If you were educated using modern public school methods, as I was, it is a big thing to wrap your mind around the classical model.  It is another thing to realize that the trivium can help you...
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Richest Advent Lessons

Revisiting Some Archived Articles that Have Not Been Lost, but May Have Been Forgotten and Are Worth a Fresh Read Original Post Date: December 7, 2012   This year, I spent the first Sunday in Advent—a grey, drizzly, but unseasonably warm day—driving myself and three...
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The Meaning of Christmas and How Homeschoolers Celebrate It Year Round

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace. Of the increase of his government and peace there shall...
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In the spirit of the holidays, I offer you: The Twelve (CC) Days of Christmas

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by Lisa
Friday, 20 December, 2013
categories: Classical Christian Education
On the twelfth day of Christmas, CC gave to me: twelve famous paintings. On the eleventh day of Christmas, CC gave to me: eleven friends in Challenge. On the tenth day of Christmas, CC gave to me: ten body systems. On the ninth day of Christmas, CC gave to me: nine...
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Two Great Gifts

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by Jonathan
Friday, 30 November, 2012
categories: Big Ideas: Truth, Beauty, Goodness and more!
Of all the intellectual tools I have been given over the years, there are two that stand out as exceedingly valuable for me. Both of these were bequeathed to me by my parents through the example they set for me; they never taught me these things directly, but I was...
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