Emily Cook is the author and creator of the secular homeschool curriculum Build Your Library, a literature-based K-9 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 14 years. She is passionate about reading aloud to children of all ages and loves to share her love of literature with others. She and her family also make videos about homeschooling, books and more on Youtube at ARRRGH! Schooling
Living Books and Adapting Charlotte Mason for Modern Secular Homeschooling
In this talk I will be discussing Charlotte Mason’s educational philosophy and how it can work in a modern secular homeschool. I will also be talking about living books, how to choose them, literary language arts, and the art of reading aloud.