To know God and to make Him known.

Articles tagged recitation

Stick in the Sand: The Place of Technology in Community

When teaching my own boys or when tutoring Classical Conversations students, I always ask myself this question: If I only had a stick and sand, could I engage and effectively dialogue with my students about the concept I want to teach them? Asking this question helps...
continue reading

Finding Freedom in the Grammar Stage

Once upon a time, I attempted to find a craft, worksheet, and online activity or video to flesh out almost every subject of every week of Foundations memory work. When we entered a year of overwhelming challenges and setbacks, I desperately struggled to keep a firm...
continue reading

Stick in the Sand: The Place of Technology in Community

When teaching my own boys or when tutoring CC students, I always ask myself this question:  If I only had a stick and sand, could I engage and effectively dialogue with my students about the concept I want to teach them?  Asking this question helps us to rely more on...
continue reading

The Core Chapter 4: The Core of a Classical Education: Reading

The Core Chapter 4: The Core of a Classical Education: Readingby Jennifer Courtney I hope this article finds you enjoying some good books and some pleasant fall weather. In Part 2 of our series on Leigh’s book The Core, we will look at teaching your children to read....
continue reading