1000 Good Books | biblicalhomeschooling.org

1000 GOOD BOOKS

Posted Leave a commentPosted in elementary 4-6, junior 7-9, literature, primary 1-3, reading, senior 10-12

The Thousand Good Books or, what everyone should have read “Taking all that was best of the Greco- Roman world into itself, Western tradition has given us the thousand good books as a preparation for the great ones–and for all studies in the arts and sciences. Without them, all studies are inhumane. The brutal athlete […]

Evidence or art? Divesting fact from fable in books and museum exhibits | biblicalhomeschooling.org

EVIDENCE OR ART?

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I taught my children growing up, especially reading through books and looking at museum displays: there is a difference between art and evidence. When looking at books from the library or at museum displays, I asked them to point out what was art (such as the commonly seen graphic above), and what was evidence (actual […]

Landmark Books Guide to The Story of the Middle Ages | biblicalhomeschooling.org

LANDMARK BOOKS GUIDE TO THE STORY OF THE MIDDLE AGES

Posted 2 CommentsPosted in elementary 4-6, history, junior 7-9

No other books for children have so compellingly told the often exciting story of history than the Landmark book series published by Random House (roughly 4th through 7th grades). There will be no “twaddle” found here. The appropriate Landmark books are here keyed to their matching chapters in The Story of the Middle Ages. The […]