New Downloads For Homeschooling Moms

Hi! If you are like me, you spend some portion of the summer planning. Planning, and searching, and scouring the ‘net for that perfect game, or worksheet pack, or algebra curriculum that will make your kids’ schooling year fantastic. I discovered the most useful finds are often free and are …

The Magic of a Logic Mentor

Mentoring a child is an old idea. It is what has happened in villages and communities for centuries and centuries. Children would learn from the older generations. It was the logical way to pass information from generation to generation. They would learn history and perhaps a trade or a skill, …

New Voices

There is a new resource for logic and critical thinking that is worth investigating. James Nance, of Roman Roads Media, recently began a blog expanding upon and supporting a logic curriculum he sells that appears to be built on years of hands-on teaching in the Logos School. Logic curricula can …

Solve A Fun Mystery

The great people who made the Fallacy Detective (or as my kiddos refer to it: the dog detective book) have released an online ten minute mystery called the Mystery of the Missing Mask. It is a fun way to end the week! Share With Your Friends28

Unexpected Tie To Grammar

Serendipity is a funny thing. If I had not been force-marching my kids through heavy duty grammar complete with sentence diagramming, their progress through the study of logic would be troubled. We set out to learn the next step of logic yesterday, beginning to study logical definitions. We discussed that …

Planning for Logic

Today is the day I create a planner for each of my kids to use so they can take more control of their learning in the next year. I attached some pdf forms you might find useful. Feel free to use them however you wish. And have fun planning! Share …

Puzzles and Clues

Before you get to formal logic studies, those skilled in classical education methods generally suggest that you spend time playing logic puzzles with your kids. These are fun and teach many of the basic concepts to children perhaps not yet ready for formalized work. There are many sources for printable …