When I started teaching my children in 1980 I was greatly inspired by John Holt and Maria Montessori. We blended an eclectic semi-structured approach to education.
Along with the traditional 3 R's we included music, art, drama, rock-climbing, ropes courses, group athletics, museums, natural history, hiking, magic shows and competitions, youth camps, 4-H, Scouts, gardening, personal tutors, and one-on-one instruction from friends.
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It was our life - and I loved all of it!
It is my hope our experiences will inspire you in your homeward journey. Much love and joy!
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