Tag Archive: Greek

Homeschool Curriculum for 2011/2012

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We’ve simplified a lot this year. As we continue to grow in the Lord and pray for His wisdom we continue to realize how artificially complex education (even or perhaps especially home education) has become, perhaps this helps to justify the idea that parents aren’t capable of educating their own children and that it is…

Teach Me Some Greek

Yes, we teach our children Greek, and you know what? They LOVE it. A couple of days ago Matthew (11) brought his copy work to me. He giggled as he told me how he tries to think in Greek in order to become more fluent and then he revealed the copy work page where he…

Why Teach Greek?

Amy at Buffaloes and Butterfly Wings said, “I would love to know why you chose to teach your kids Greek over Latin or another language, and what the practical benefits are.” When we began homeschooling we assumed we would teach our children Latin because in our circles, homeschoolers teach their children Latin.  As we researched…

Homeschool Greek

I am so excited, I just had to post this. Our Greek texts finally arrived in the mail. I know I’m getting ahead of myself.  I had planned on telling you why we chose to teach Greek and then how we have taught it up to this point, but these books look like so much…