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We are reading through Parents and Children, the second volume of the Home Education Series by Charlotte Mason. Hopefully, we'll be able to get through a chapter a week...

We are reading through Parents and Children, the second volume of the Home Education Series by Charlotte Mason. Hopefully, we'll be able to get through a chapter a week...
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We are reading through Parents and Children, the second volume of the Home Education Series by Charlotte Mason. Hopefully, we'll be able to get through a chapter a week...

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English


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Episode 13: Unlucky Number 13 =(

1/8/2019
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Duration:00:03:08

Episode 12: Reading of Ch 5 - Parents as Inspirers: The Things of the Spirit

12/31/2018
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Chapter 5 - Parents as Inspirers: The Things of the Spirit Parents, revealers of God to their children - They have to fortify them against doubt - Three ways - The first, unfair - 'Evidences' are not proofs - The outlook upon current thought - 'Freewill' in thought - Preparation - Reservation as regards science - Knowledge is progressive - Children should learn some laws of thought - To look at thoughts as they come - The appeal of the children - 'My hiding-place' - The mind of the child is...

Duration:00:16:22

Episode 11: Discussion of Ch 4, Part 2

12/27/2018
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This is Part 2 of the discussion of Chapter 4. We jump right in where we left off in the last episode, so if you haven't listened to episode 10 yet, you should do so now so you aren't lost and confused. Per usual, but we're blaming the holiday maddness that is currently sweeping through our family, show notes will be released in the near(ish) future.

Duration:00:46:16

Episode 10: Discussion of Ch 4, Part 1

12/24/2018
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This is Part 1 of the discussion of Chapter 4. We are quite long winded, so we figured cutting us off close to halfway would be good for everyone. Dating a few people: 1842-1923 - Charlotte Mason (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlotte_Mason) 1746-1827 - Johann Heinrich Pestalozzi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Johann_Heinrich_Pestalozzi) 1782-1852 - Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friedrich_Fr%C3%B6bel) 1803-1882 - Ralph Waldo Emerson...

Duration:00:47:49

Episode 9: Reading of Ch 4 - Parents as Inspirers: The Life of the Mind grows upon Ideas

12/20/2018
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Chapter 4 - Parents as Inspirers: The Life of the Mind Grows upon Ideas Summary of preceding chapter – Educational conceptions of the past – Pestalozzi's theory – Froebel's theory – The kindergarten a vital conception – But science is changing front – Is education formative? - The individual not at the mercy of empiries – 'Education' an inadequate word - 'Bringing-up' - An adequate definition – Method a way to an end – The life of the mind grows upon ideas – What is an idea? – Rise and...

Duration:00:26:15

Episode 8: Discussion of Ch 3

12/17/2018
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Adolf Monod (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adolphe_Monod) (wiki) - French clergyman Charlotte Mason's works in Modern English - Parents & Children ch 3 (http://amblesideonline.org/CMM/M2complete.html#019) "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness." - Declaration of Independence...

Duration:01:10:30

Episode 7: Reading of Ch 3 - Parents as Inspirers: Children must be born again into the Life of Intelligence

12/13/2018
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Chapter 3 - Parents as Inspirers: Children must be born again into the Life of Intelligence Parents owe a second birth to their children -- Science supports this contention -- Processes and methods of this second birth -- Dr. Maudsley on heredity -- Disposition and character -- Dr. Maudsley on the structural effects of 'particular life experiences' -- Our age has acquired a great educational charter -- Some articles of this charter The text can be found here...

Duration:00:17:52

Episode 6: Discussion of Ch 2

12/9/2018
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Bible – Moses 10 Commandments broken tablets – Exodus 32:15-20 (https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Exodus+32&version=ESV) shining face – Exodus 34:1, 29-35 (https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Exodus+34&version=ESV) King Lear summary (https://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/lear/summary/) King Lear long quote (https://www.sparknotes.com/nofear/shakespeare/lear/page_68/) – Act 1, Scene 4, Lines 268 – 283 It may be so, my lord. Hear, nature, hear; dear goddess, hear! Suspend...

Duration:01:14:17

Episode 5: Reading of Ch 2 - Parents as Rulers

12/6/2018
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Chapter 2: Parents as Rulers The family government an absolute monarchy -- The rule of parents cannot be deputed -- Causes which lead to the abdication of parents -- The majesty of parenthood -- Children a public trust and a divine trust -- The limitations and scope of parental authority The text can be found here (https://www.amblesideschools.com/manual/Charlotte-Mason/chapter-2-parents-rulers) and here (http://amblesideonline.org/CM/vol2complete.html#010).

Duration:00:18:20

Episode 4: Discussion of the Preface and Ch 1 - The Family

12/3/2018
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Chapter 1: The Family Rousseau succeeded in arousing parents -- The family a commune -- The family must be social -- The family must serve poorer neighbours -- The family must serve the nation -- The Divine order for the family as regards other nations - The family should (a) learn languages; (b) show courtesy abroad -- The restoration of the family Jean Jacque Rousseau (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jean-Jacques_Rousseau) (wiki) Rick Moranis...

Duration:00:52:51

Episode 3: Reading of the Preface to Parents & Children and Chapter 1

11/28/2018
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The Preface is to the Third Edition of Parents and Children. It is a collection of essays that appeared in the Parent's Review, a publication by the Parents' National Education Union (PNEU), published in this form in 1904. Chapter 1: The Family Rousseau succeeded in arousing parents -- The family a commune -- The family must be social -- The family must serve poorer neighbours -- The family must serve the nation -- The Divine order for the family as regards other nations - The family should...

Duration:00:20:10

Episode 2: Reading of the Preface to the Home Education Series

11/25/2018
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The Preface to the Home Education series appears in all six of Charlotte Mason's works. It outlines why she wrote the books, as well as laying out her 18 principles. We will not be discussing the Preface at this time. Later, when we somewhat know what we're doing, it will happen. The text can be found here (https://www.amblesideschools.com/manual/Charlotte-Mason/charlotte-mason-6-volume-series) or here (http://amblesideonline.org/CM/vol2complete.html#2_00).

Duration:00:20:20

Episode 1: How we found Charlotte Mason

11/21/2018
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Our inaugural episode where we talk about why we homeschool, how we found Charlotte Mason, education philosophy, what we are trying to do with our podcast

Duration:00:25:52