Art Study the Charlotte Mason Way

Art Study the Charlotte Mason Way

Charlotte Mason & Picture Talks Charlotte Mason referred to art study as “picture talks.” The students were simply expected to express what they observed or how the work of art impacted them. The teacher’s role is not to lecture but to guide the conversation and allow the students to do the talking.   Implementing Charlotte Mason Art Appreciation The first step is to select an artist to study for a particular time frame. You may select one week by week, for a term or a semester. You may want to select an artist from the time period of history you are studying or simply start with a family favorite. Steps to Conducting your Art Study Select an artist to study. Select … Read more

The Heart of Homeschooling

Sometimes….{the Heart of Homeschooling}

A look at the heart of homeschooling through pictures.      Sometimes this is a school.      Sometimes this is a classroom.      Sometimes this is a hallway.      Sometimes school is this much fun.      Sometimes wonder and exploration are your teachers.      Sometimes it’s OK to make a mess.      Sometimes the cafeteria has a view.      Sometimes this is a school picture.      Sometimes this is a classmate.      Sometimes this is study hall.      Sometimes this is science class.      Sometimes this speaks the glory of God during Bible class.      Sometimes these are your storytellers.        Sometimes when you look up … Read more