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By Susan Wise Bauer

"If you are a mother or father who has made up our minds to teach your kids your self, this e-book is the 1st you'll want to buy."―?Washington Times

The Well-Trained Mind will teach you, step-by-step, on the way to supply your baby an academically rigorous, entire schooling from preschool via excessive school―one that may educate her or him to learn, to imagine, to ?understand?, to be well-rounded and focused on studying. Veteran domestic educators Jessie clever and Susan clever Bauer define the classical trend of schooling referred to as the trivium, which organizes studying round the maturing skill of the kid's brain and includes 3 levels: the common tuition "grammar stage," the center tuition "logic stage," and the highschool "rhetoric stage." utilizing this idea as your version, you possibly can train your baby in all degrees of analyzing, writing, historical past, geography, arithmetic, technology, international languages, rhetoric, good judgment, paintings, and song, despite your personal flair in these matters.

This newly revised version comprises thoroughly up to date ordering info for all curricula and books, new and increased curricula thoughts, new fabric on utilizing pcs and distance-learning assets, solutions to universal questions about domestic schooling, information regarding academic aid teams, and recommendation on functional concerns equivalent to operating together with your neighborhood university board, getting ready a highschool transcript, and utilising to colleges.

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