Jamie’s favorite homeschooling reads

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Jamie's favorite homeschooling books
Written by Jamie Martin of Simple Homeschool and Steady Mom

The books below are the ones that drew our family to homeschooling over seven years ago, and the ones I go back to again and again in challenging seasons!

They reformed my thoughts about education and gave me a new vision for what learning could look like in our home.

I highly recommend them all:

 

 

 

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Loving these summer days with all their backyard activities!

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Girl books that boys love, boy books that girls love

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Girl books that boys love, boy books that girls loveWritten by Jamie Martin of Simple Homeschool and Steady Mom

Jonathan (age 9 at the time) and I sat side-by-side at the dining table, filling out his new compass–discussing what he’d like to learn about in the next six months.

We reached the section that asks, “What books have I read that have most impacted or inspired me?”

“Well, definitely Little Women,” he said without hesitation.

He had read Little Women, Little Men, and Jo’s Boys via audio book that year, and had thoroughly filled me in on all the plot details as he went along.

“How has that book impacted your life?” I asked, secretly pleased since it’s one of my all time favorites.

“Well, even though the sisters have disagreements, they still make up and love each other,” he answered.
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Reading on Hadrian’s Wall last week; settling in back home and recovering from jet lag this week!

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