The well-trained mind a guide to classical education at home

This book will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an 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. Home educators Susan Wise Bauer and Jessie Wise outline the classica...

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Main Authors: Bauer, Susan Wise (Author), Wise, Jessie (Author)
Format: Books Print Book
Language: English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2016]
Edition: Fourth edition.
Table of Contents:
  • What The well-trained mind does: An overview
  • Practical considerations: Using The well-trained mind without losing your own
  • Supplementing your child's education: The well-trained mind and full-time school
  • Prologue: The story of a classical home education
  • The grammar stage: Kindergarten through fourth grade
  • The logic stage: Fifth grade through eighth grade
  • The rhetoric stage: Ninth grade through twelfth grade
  • Coming home: How to educate your child at home
  • Appendix: Taking an oral history.