Tag «copywork»

My Charlotte Mason Elevator Speech

The other day someone, on learning that we homeschool, asked what curriculum we use. (Because, after “But what about socialisation?” questions about curriculum are the most frequently asked.) I started to ramble on about Charlotte Mason and living books and how it’s all about God and everything pointing toward God, but I could see when …

Easter-Themed Copywork

We are already in Easter-mode in our house. In Morning Time we have been singing hymns that point us to the cross, and we are about to start working on our Easter handicrafts. Just as soon as I finalise which one will work best for us. (Angie is really enjoying sewing, but I’d like to …

Valentine’s Themed Copywork {Free Printable}

Copywork is not Angie’s favourite part of school, but it’s something she does every day. Now that we’re following Charlotte Mason’s suggestion of limiting copywork to five minutes a day, focusing on perfect letters rather than trying to finish a sentence or paragraph, Angie’s attitude (and Mom’s patience!) has improved. She has an A5 notebook …