Geography

Living Books Geography

Homeschool geography Maps

Living Books Geography

Well it isn’t hard to imagine that Charlotte Mason wanted us to use books for geography. Ideas are food for the mind and Charlotte wanted children to have their imagination captured as they heard about the world through books and talk and exposure to nature. She called this pictorial geography ...

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Geography DVDs- Pleasant Talk of Places

Homeschool geography Maps

Geography DVDs- Pleasant Talk of Places

“Geography is, to my mind, a subject of high educational value; the peculiar value of geography lies in its fitness to nourish the mind with ideas, and to furnish the imagination with pictures.” Charlotte Mason

Charlotte Mason wanted children to enjoy seeing places through the eye of the ...

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Homeschool Geography Maps -Around the World In 5 Days

Homeschool geography Maps

Homeschool Geography Maps and Map Markers

“Geography should be learned chiefly from maps. Pictorial readings and talks introduce him to the subject, but as soon as his geography lessons become definite they are to be learned, in the first place, from the map.” Charlotte Mason

Maps are often one of the first things that ...

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Australian Curriculum Geography- Homeschooling & CM

geography australian curriculum
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 ...

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