On Completing Volume 5

I hated Volume 5. There you have it…lets just get that out of the way! After leading a book study and pulling my bootstraps up every month, trying to enjoy it for their sakes- I hated it. Evidentially I’m in good company; and company that I esteem. Henrietta Franklin seems to have a distaste for Volume 5 as well.  I have a quote from her … Continue reading On Completing Volume 5

A Missionary Anniversary

Our Charlotte Mason Book Study has completed Volume 5. This was an accomplishment in itself, but was special for me because this Charlotte Mason Book Study has now read all six volumes. We began reading the summer of 2014 at a park. While the children played, we discussed. We read the entire volume that summer. Since then, we slowed the pace, moved to an evening … Continue reading A Missionary Anniversary

Charlotte Mason Morning Conversations

Charlotte Mason Morning Conversations is being held again this year at the lovely Glacier Creek Prairie. We’ll meet in the pristine white barn loft for food and conversations and refresh ourselves on a nature walk in the preserve’s native prairie. Enjoy breakfast and lunch with other home town Charlotte Mason educators. In between, we’ll talk CM. This event is for mothers (and new little ones) … Continue reading Charlotte Mason Morning Conversations

Volume 5 CM Book Study – On the Same Page – Reading Schedule

Charlotte Mason book study, Omaha, Nebraska     Formation of Character Volume 5     2019-2020 The pages listed are the start and stop pages in the ‘Pinks’ (the edition with the pink covers pictured at various places on this blog) July     Preface – Chapter 2 Inconstant Kitty, p.32 August     Chapter 3 Under a Cloud p.33 – Chapter 4 Dorothy Elmore’s Achievement ch I-V, p.67 September       Chapter 5 Consequences … Continue reading Volume 5 CM Book Study – On the Same Page – Reading Schedule

On Completing Volume 4

This month our Charlotte Mason book study will complete reading and discussing Volume 4. It has been fruitful to discuss together the triumphs and trials of our lives- both our personal lives and our working these topics out in our families. Our group is blessed to have mothers in different stages of life with children of every age which added richness and depth. Volume 4 … Continue reading On Completing Volume 4

Volume 4 CM Book Study – On the Same Page – Reading Schedule

Charlotte Mason Book Study, Omaha, Nebraska     Ourselves Volume 4     2018-2019 Book I. Sept13           Pref to HEd, Pref to 4, Intro, Intro  pp. 1-32. Map of Mansoul. October  11         pp. 33-80 November  8      pp. 81-125 December 13     pp. 126-166 January   10        pp. 167-210                Book II. February  14     Intro, Part I Sect 1, Chapter 1-6      pp. 1-40 March  14         Chapter 7- 13     … Continue reading Volume 4 CM Book Study – On the Same Page – Reading Schedule