Emily Cook

Emily Cook is the author and creator of the secular homeschool curriculum Build Your Library, a literature-based K-10 program infused with the teachings of Charlotte Mason. She writes full year lesson plans as well as shorter topical unit studies. Emily has been homeschooling her four children in Southern NH for 15 years. She is passionate about reading aloud to children of all ages and loves to share her love of literature with others. She is also the author of the book A Literary Education: Adapting Charlotte Mason for Modern Secular Homeschooling.

The Read Aloud Lifestyle: How To Get the Most Out of Living Books

We all know that reading aloud to our children is important. But the mechanics of actually doing it can often times seem difficult. In this session, I’m going to talk about how to make reading aloud a priority in our homeschools and how to get the most out of reading those living books.