The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home

The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home

ISBN: 0393253627 | 2016 | EPUB | 646 Pages | 1 MB

Is your child getting lost in the system, becoming bored, losing his or her natural eagerness to learn? If so, it may be time to take charge of your child's education-by doing it yourself.

The Well-Trained Mind will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an academically rigorous, comprehensive education from preschool through high school-one that will train him or her to read, to think, to understand, to be well-rounded and curious about learning. Veteran home educators Susan Wise Bauer and Jessie Wise outline the classical pattern of education called the trivium, which organizes learning around the maturing capacity of the child's mind and comprises three stages: the elementary school "grammar stage," when the building blocks of information are absorbed through memorization and rules; the middle school "logic stage," in which the student begins to think more analytically; and the high-school "rhetoric stage," where the student learns to write and speak with force and originality. Using this theory as your model, you'll be able to instruct your child-whether full-time or as a supplement to classroom education-in all levels of reading, writing, history, geography, mathematics, science, foreign languages, rhetoric, logic, art, and music, regardless of your own aptitude in those subjects.

Thousands of parents and teachers have already used the detailed book lists and methods described in The Well-Trained Mind to create a truly superior education for the children in their care. This extensively revised fourth edition contains completely updated curricula and book lists, links to an entirely new set of online resources, new material on teaching children with learning challenges, cutting-edge math and sciences recommendations, answers to common questions about home education, and advice on practical matters such as standardized testing, working with your local school board, designing a high-school program, preparing transcripts, and applying to colleges.

You do have control over what and how your child learns. The Well-Trained Mind will give you the tools you'll need to teach your child with confidence and success.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/qigta9vtwlzg/The_Well-Trained_Mind_A_Guide_to_Classical_Education_at_Home.epub.html

[Fast Download] The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home


Ebooks related to "The Well-Trained Mind: A Guide to Classical Education at Home" :
The Solutions Focus: Making Coaching and Change SIMPLE
Atoms Under the Floorboards: The Surprising Science Hidden in Your Home
The Wiley Handbook of Learning Technology
Introduction to Coding Theory, Second Edition
What I Didn't Know: True Stories of Becoming a Teacher
Горная энциклопедия
Improving Quality in American Higher Education : Learning Outcomes and Assessments for the 21st Cent
Little Data Book 2006
Earth Structure: An Introduction to Structural Geology and Tectonics
Assessment in Mathematics Education: Large-Scale Assessment and Classroom Assessment
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.