Bauer, Susan Wise
Title THE WELL-TRAINED MIND: A GUIDE TO CLASSICAL EDUCATION AT HOME (REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION)
Book Condition As New
Publisher W. W. Norton & Company 2004
0393059278 / 9780393059274
Seller ID RWARE0000036614
"Outstanding...should be on every home educator's reference bookshelf."-Hom eschooling Today This book will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an academically rigorous, comprehensive education from preschool through high school. Two veteran home educators outline the classical patt ern of education-the trivium-which organizes learning around the maturing c apacity of the child's mind: the elementary school "grammar stage," the mid dle school "logic stage," and the high school "rhetoric stage." Using the t rivium as your model, you'll be able to instruct your child in all levels o f reading, writing, history, geography, mathematics, science, foreign langu ages, rhetoric, logic, art, and music, regardless of your own aptitude in t hose subjects. Newly revised and updated, The Well-Trained Mind includes detailed book lists with complete ordering information; up-to-date listings of resources, publications, and Internet links; and useful contacts.