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The brave learner : finding everyday magic in homeschool, learning, and life / Julie Bogart.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Homer Public Library 371.042 BOG 000158745 Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780143133223
  • ISBN: 0143133225
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 294 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : TarcherPerigee, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Enchanted living: creating the context for magic in our homes -- Sparks fly: igniting a passion for learning -- Magic doors: lessons from monsters and maps -- The four forces of enchantment: surprise, mystery, risk, and adventure -- The four capacities for learning: curiosity, collaboration, contemplation, and celebration -- The four ports of entry: mind, body, heart, and spirit -- Applying the superpowers: practical help in core subjects -- Liberation from school: to schedule or not to schedule, that is the question (answers inside!) -- House-schooling: recruit your home to help you educate (and that pernicious topic: chores) -- The pixie dust of reasonable expectations: embracing our limits -- Awesome adulting: expanding our horizons -- The invisible education: the power of family dysfunction to sideline learning -- The disenchanting power of doing it right: the dangers of ideological alignment and true belief-ism in home education -- Reverse the curse: how to rekindle the magic.
Summary, etc.:
"A joyful and accessible approach to homeschool that harnesses children's natural curiosity and makes learning a part of everyday life, whether they're in elementary or high school"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Home schooling.
EDUCATION > Home Schooling.
Education > Parent participation.
Home schooling.
Home schooling.
Genre: Nonfiction.
Informational works.
Handbooks and manuals.