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Preschool Habit Training: Obedience

On Habit Training “We are not unwilling to make efforts in the beginning with the assurance that by-and-by things will go smoothly; and this is just what habit is, in an extraordinary degree, pledged to effect. The mother who takes pains to endow her children with good habits secures for herself smooth and easy days; while she who lets their… Continue reading Preschool Habit Training: Obedience

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Preschool Supplies & Resources by Learning Category

Another Supply List?? Up until now I have resisted putting up a supply list on my blog because I did not think it would be helpful to re-invent the wheel. There are a ton of great preschool supply lists out there already -- I personally started with The Peaceful Preschool supply list since that was… Continue reading Preschool Supplies & Resources by Learning Category

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Geography & Culture Studies

How We Do Culture Studies UPDATE JULY 2019: I originally wrote this post for Preschool but everything here still fits perfectly for Kindergarten. We explore countries other than our own using the following resources and activities, which I will detail below: Living Books Letters From Afar Map Work (Geography) Age-Appropriate Nonfiction Resources Classic Stories &… Continue reading Geography & Culture Studies

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A Charlotte Mason Inspired Preschool Daily Rhythm

Our Preschool Curriculum In May 2017 we started our preschool at home with The Peaceful Preschool plus additional activities based on my children's interests and seasonal changes in the natural world. I have mainly been "doing school" with my now-4 1/2-year-old and including my youngest (just now 3) to the degree that she is interested. It's… Continue reading A Charlotte Mason Inspired Preschool Daily Rhythm