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The well-trained mind a guide to classical education at home by Susan Wise Bauer

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Home schooling,
  • Education,
  • Classical education,
  • Parent participation,
  • Humanistic Education,
  • Handbooks, manuals

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementSusan Wise Bauer, Jessie Wise
ContributionsWise, Jessie, author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLC40 .B39 2016
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 816 pages
Number of Pages816
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27216019M
ISBN 100393253627
ISBN 109780393253627
LC Control Number2016021472
OCLC/WorldCa952943001

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  Thousands of parents and teachers have already used the detailed book lists and methods described in The Well-Trained Mind to create a truly superior education for the children in their care. This extensively revised fourth edition contains completely updated curricula and book lists, links to an entirely new set of online resources, new material on teaching children with learning challenges, Brand: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc. The Well-Trained Mind will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an academically rigorous, comprehensive education from preschool through high school—one that will train him or her to read, to think, to?understand?, to be well-rounded and curious about learning. Veteran home educators Jessie Wise and Susan Wise Bauer outline the classical pattern of education called the trivium, which /5(). Susan Wise Bauer is focusing on the Western Civilization. She wrote The Well-Trained Mind, which is a homeschool curriculum that teaches the Classical method, which is rooted in Western Civ. Her Well-Educated Mind then is for those of us adults who never received a Classical education in school. Her list is from the Western Canon. Thousands of parents have turned to the wealth of information and guidance within The Well-Trained Mind. With both practical and philosophical advice based on the model of Classical Education, parents will learn just how to teach their children to read, think, understand, analyze, and draw conclusions from preschool through high school. Four parts include information on the foundations of 5/5(3).

  "The Well Trained Mind" is authored by former public school teacher and homeschooling mother Jessie Wise, with additional commentary from daughter Susan Wise Bauer. The book begins with Jessie telling her own story of how she home educated her three children in the early 's when homeschooling was virtually unheard by:   The Well-Trained Mind is essentially a guide book divided into the three stages of the learning process, complete with directions, suggestions and recommendations for EVERY subject for each academic level. This is a HUGE book packed with tons of information. It can be overwhelming if you don’t stick to the stage your student is currently in. The Well-Trained Mind divides the trivium into slightly different grade levels than CCH does; this difference is minor. Jessie Wise and Susan Wise Bauer have especially been of benefit to me on the importance of summarizing and writing the thesis statement when reading books in the higher stages.   The Well-Trained Mind will instruct you, step by step, on how to give your child an academically rigorous, comprehensive education from preschool through high school—one that will train him or her to read, to think, to understand, to be well-rounded and curious about learning. Veteran home educators Jessie Wise and Susan Wise Bauer outline the classical pattern of education called the Price: $