Workshop: The Well-Trained Mind: Academic Excellence Through Classical Education Grades K-4
Title: The Well-Trained Mind: Academic Excellence through Classical Education, Grades K-4
Speaker/Affiliation: Susan Wise Bauer/Author, Story of the World
Date and Time: Friday, August 6th, 2010, 11:15 AM
Description: A practical, specific workshop covering the how-to’s of classical education for grades K-4. A place of memorization in the early years; formation for good reading and writing; using narration; placing history at the core of the curriculum; relating literature to history; introducing Latin early; mastering the facts of mathematics; the place of science in the classical curriculum. Includes recommendations of curricula and books.
Disclaimer: More workshops will be added and there may be room/time changes. Check back for final schedule closer to the Expo dates.