Trivium Pursuit

Archive for February, 2017

Teaching logic — an essential subject

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

You can now purchase individual chapters of Teaching the Trivium: Christian Homeschooling in a Classical Style. This ebook is Chapter Six — Teaching Logic.

A Self-Taught Course in Western Civilization from Plato to 1492

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. We’ve listed below the video lessons in Tom Woods’ Western Civilization from Plato to 1492 course which he produced for the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum. You can see samples of these video lessons here. “These courses give students – and adults […]

A new Bible curriculum for your family

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Biblical Foundations for the Christian Faith is a five-volume series of Bible study workbooks by Paul David Washer, published by Media Gratiae. “Media Gratiae is a multimedia ministry focused on creating film, print, and electronic media for the glory of Christ […]

A Self-Taught Course in U.S. Government

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Here’s a list of the video lessons in Tom Woods’ Government course which he produced for the Ron Paul Homeschool Curriculum. You can see samples of these video lessons here. 1. Introduction 2. Natural Rights Theories: High Middle Ages to Late […]

Homeschool Life Coloring Book

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Cartoonist Jim Erskine just published his first coloring book… for homeschoolers only. The Homeschool Life Coloring Book (put together especially for you moms to use) This is the first and only coloring book actually about homeschooling. It’s a mix of both […]

O when will you beware of Satan’s devices?

Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Saint Indeed or the Great Work of a Christian in Keeping the Heart in the Several Conditions of Life by John Flavel …Remember how much needless trouble your vain fears have brought upon you formerly: “And hast feared continually because of […]

Children can be more creative if they are given large chunks of unscheduled time to 
think

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

When your children were young, did you take breaks from schooling during the school year or in the summer? 

Julie
 
Yes, we took off school for the summer. We did a
 lot of gardening and animal work in the summer, plus we were in 4-H for 
many years so we needed extra time for projects. […]

How much should I read aloud?

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Post may contain affiliate links to materials I recommend. Read my full disclosure statement. Question: I have been thinking about this (following your recommendations more closely) and asked my children today (daughters ages 7 and 8) what they would think if we set aside math and spelling instruction for the month of January and I […]

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