11.01.2013

A Homeschool Pioneer Story, Part XII

Continuing my coverage of A Homeschool Pioneer, Jeanne recalls the highlights of her 1992-1994 school years.  She wonders if reading Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson will be too advanced for her five-year old, but instead discovers

parents can and should read at greater levels than a child can read to themselves.  This way they will be exposed to more complex sentence structure and learn vocabulary by context.
Read more here:

The Lighting of a Fire:24 Years of Homeschooling, Part Twelve—Buried Treasure and the Voyage of the Frugal Frigate 1992-93, 1993-4

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