Tag «Homeschool»

Be Home

Be Home

I’m Sonya Shafer with Simply Charlotte Mason, and I just have to say that I’m going to miss seeing you in person. I was really looking forward to getting together with you at homeschool conventions this spring. Now that many of them are canceled, we will have to wait for those hugs and pictures and …

Favorite Modern Times History Books for Grades 4–6

Favorite Modern Times History Books for Grades 4–6

Sharing books about Abraham Lincoln, the Wright Brothers, the World Wars, the moon landing, and the story of a Sudanese refugee. Welcome to the Simply Charlotte Mason podcast. I’m Sonya Shafer. I love sharing great book recommendations with other homeschoolers. Today I’ll be sharing my top picks for grades 4–6 who are studying modern times, …

All About our Home School Routine

All About our Home School Routine

– We did a homeschool routine video several months ago, and after we published that one we got so many questions about it. So I thought we’d do another follow-up video and show you more in depth what our day is like when we’re at home homeschooling. Hi everyone. Addy, Maya and I are at …

Favorite Modern Times History Books for the Family

Favorite Modern Times History Books for the Family

Today I’m sharing my top picks for modern times history books that your whole family will enjoy. Welcome to the Simply Charlotte Mason podcast. I’m Sonya Shafer. I must admit that I’m somewhat partial to old books. But when you’re teaching modern history, you have to find some new favorites. And I’m happy to tell …

Hickory Dickory Dock | Super Simple Songs

Hickory dickory dock The mouse went up the clock The clock struck one The mouse went down Hickory dickory dock Tick tock. Tick tock. Tick tock. Tick tock. A snake Hickory dickory dock The snake went up the clock The clock struck two The snake went down Hickory dickory dock Tick tock. Tick tock. Tick …

How to Do Narration

How to Do Narration

Let’s walk through a narration lesson. I’m Sonya Shafer with Simply Charlotte Mason. Let’s walk through a foundational method used in many Charlotte Mason-style lessons: narration. You will be using this method for history, geography, Bible, science, and other subjects, so let’s make sure you understand it and feel confident using it. (slide) Really all …