Morning Conversations 2019 was a gathering for Charlotte Mason educators in Omaha. Here is a re-cap of that special day with a few pictures. Thank you to Krista for snapping some of these pics!
A few pre-Morning preparations- the dining table centerpieces.
Sandy brought lots of Living Books. Some were her personal books and some were from the Omaha Homeschool Library.
Getting breakfast ready.
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We began on the outdoor patio with Morning Meditations from The Cloud of Witnesses.
Because it was a hot day, we put Nature Walk first on the schedule. After some comments from Sandy we began our walk in the prairie.
Sandy brought her children’s Nature Notebooks – a treasure.
Gathering back in the loft.
A Charlotte Mason reading lesson talk and demonstration with Lisa.
Amanda shares what Charlotte Mason says about teaching a foreign language along with resources.
Sandy shares her family’s favorite Living Books.
Her table of Living Books for us to browse.
Lucy teaches us the art of English Paper Piecing.
We gather our pieces.
A book Lucy recommends.
And, speaking of Living Books, Laurie had a table of books for purchase.
“What we need is a habit of taking our minds out of what one is tempted to call ‘the domestic rag-bag’ of perplexities, and giving it a good airing in something which keeps it ‘growing’.” – Parents Review Volume 3 No.2