Classical Education

History here we come

History here we come

Starting tomorrow we are giving a new history curriculum a run-through. We did try out a Classical option earlier but found that it wasn’t a really good fit for us. Between the age that the kids were when we tried it and my completely unrealistic expectations […]

NaBloPoMo disappointment

I am quite disappointed that I missed yesterday’s post deadline, and thereby did not quite fulfill my promised NaBloPoMo daily posting.  But quite frankly, two posts a day has been quite a challenge and unsurprisingly it has not proved to be without troubles. Still, on the bright […]

Welcome to Egypt

We have been taking a trip into the world of Ancient Egypt. We are following the reading suggestion in the pre-made classical curriculum and read through the excellent, short, story book in no time flat. I am now officially in love with the Magic Tree […]

History in a nutshell: Volume 1

History in a nutshell: Volume 1

So it will come as no surprise to those who know me that I’m a bit of a history geek.  And when I decided to try out the classical education ready-made curriculum that I’ve been talking about lately, I was introduced to a series of […]