Why I Love Copywork and Why You Should Too!

  I found this definition of copywork from a website (www.homefires.com) under their “Dictionary of Homeschool Terminology for the Totally Confused” This technique is used to help students learn to write from the initial skill Read More …

Clearing Up Memory Work — Why?

Recently while at a Classical Conversations info meeting, I was approached by a mom who had a couple questions about why we learn so much memory work and what we are supposed do with that Read More …

Notebooking Pages

This year my son will begin the Classical Conversations Challenge program and my daughter will be starting her first year of Essentials (and her 6th year of Foundations).  I’ve been busy reading articles and posts Read More …

Writing & Researching

  For those who don’t know, I’m the Essentials tutor at our Classical Conversations community.  (It’s a Language Arts program)   Anyway, right now we are working on a big research paper about a famous Read More …

The Classical Model in a BIG NUTSHELL

Now that I’m almost half way through my fourth year with CC, I can proudly say that I’m past the “grammar” stage of understanding the Classical Model 🙂 Is it your first year in CC? Read More …

Why I Love Copywork

I found this definition of copywork from a website (www.homefires.com) under their “Dictionary of Homeschool Terminology for the Totally Confused” This technique is used to help students learn to write from the initial skill of Read More …