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Archive for March, 2006

Delaying Formal Math, Continued

Friday, March 17th, 2006

I have two boys, ages 8 and 6 1/2. Last year we used Saxon 1, the year before we used Math-U-See, and the year before that we used A Beka math. Some time ago I read your statement regarding not doing formal math with children before they were 10 years old. Based on my personal […]

Grace Gems

Friday, March 17th, 2006

Grace Gems A treasury of ageless sovereign grace devotional writings.

Training Parents?

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

We are just beginning homeschooling. I downloaded your article on What to Do With Children Under 10 Years. I have read some of it with my husband and we have discussed it as well. He sees the hurdle in front of us as — ourselves. Neither one of us has been trained to think logically […]

Specific Suggestions for Learning Greek

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

Here are some specific suggestions for learning Greek: For an 8 year old, take one letter per week (more or less, depending on the child — less time for older or more advanced children). When you get through the alphabet then start over again. The goal is to become thoroughly familiar with the Greek alphabet. […]

If Only One Language

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

One element that sets you apart from other classical home educators is your emphasis on teaching Greek as opposed to Latin. Why is that important? D.W. We believe both Greek and Latin are important, but if a family has time for only one language, we suggest choosing Greek. Greek would be important to the believer […]

William Huntington

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

The Coalheaver’s Confession by William Huntington (1745-1813).

Homeschooling Teaching The Trivium Style

Wednesday, March 15th, 2006

From Dawne at ClassicalHomeSchool Basically Bluedorn is a new email list that I sincerely hope will be a blessing to everyone who participates. My goals are to promote the ideas of Harvey and Laurie Bluedorn, as they have outlined in the book Teaching The Trivium, and to afford a place where those who endeavor to […]

Where is Mr. Pippin Today?

Friday, March 10th, 2006

In Booleroo Centre, South Australia with the Maher children. Bill and Linda Maher own Adnil Press, which has now combined with Trivium Educational to bring you the best in Classical Education resources in Australia.

Sale at Trivium Pursuit

Friday, March 10th, 2006

We have added two new art prints to our shopping cart. One is called Grandma’s Shelf of Storybooks and the other is Fine Cloth in Many Colors Bright. Both of these paintings will be in Johannah’s new children’s picturebook A is for Amicus which will be sent to the printer sometime this year. Through March […]

Review of The Thinking Toolbox

Friday, March 10th, 2006

Thank you, Marsha Drews, for your review of The Thinking Toolbox.

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