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The Panoramic Method – Charlotte Mason Geography

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The Panoramic Method – Charlotte Mason Geography

 “The panoramic method unrolls the landscape of the world, region by region, before the eyes of the scholar with in every region its own conditions of climate, its productions, its people, their industries and their history. This way of teaching the most delightful of all subjects has the effect of giving to a map ...

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Australian Curriculum Geography- Homeschooling & CM

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Today I want to continue on with my series of how Charlotte Mason’s ideas on education can be compared to the Australian National Curriculum (ANC). My subject this time is primary school geography.

The Australian Curriculum breaks geography into two strands:

  • geography understanding and knowledge,
  • geography inquiry and skills.

And when I look at CM’s approach she also has these categories although ...

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Australian Curriculum History & Charlotte Mason

Australian Curriculum and Charlotte Mason History

Australian Curriculum History

The The Australian Curriculum’s content is quite different from that suggested by Charlotte Mason.

A New Definition For History

The Australian Curriculum’s history content is really an  Australian Social Studies course for the first four years and no chronological history is taught at all. Their “history studies” are spent  working out what is past and ...

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Charlotte Mason Workboxes – Living Books & Short Lessons

Charlotte Mason Workboxes

Tips For Filling Your Charlotte Mason Workbox

I have found that the Charlotte Mason Workbox is not an oxymoron even though some may think they are contradictory. Workboxes add structure, and you can still use many of Charlotte Mason’s teaching methods within that structure.

Workboxes can seem a little too schoolish for some. But for us I’ve found them a relaxed way of keeping ...

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