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Fun and Fearless Shakespeare for Kids

(This post contains affiliate links.) I'm about to tell you something that not everyone will agree with. Ready? I think it's NUTS that a great many teachers expect teenagers to open up a script for a Shakespeare play and plow through it with perfect comprehension. The truth is that Shakespeare wrote hundreds of years ago.… Continue reading Fun and Fearless Shakespeare for Kids

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Why Your Homeschooler Needs Twaddle

Whether you identify as a Charlotte Mason homeschooler or not, chances are that if you've been part of the homeschool community for a while, you've at least heard of the term twaddle. As it appears in Charlotte Mason literature, it refers to reading material that is silly, trivial, predictable, and lacking in literary value. Well, silly, trivial,… Continue reading Why Your Homeschooler Needs Twaddle