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The brave learner : finding everyday magic in homeschool, learning, and life / Julie Bogart ; [foreword by Susan Wise Bauer].

Bogart, Julie, 1961- (author.). Bauer, Susan Wise, (writer of foreword.).

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  • 7 out of 13 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 2 out of 2 copies are currently available at South Georgia Regional Library System.

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4 current holds on 13 total copies.

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South Georgia Regional Library System:
      Johnston Lakes Library
NONFIC 371.042 BOG 2019
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31051001522347 Available
South Georgia Regional Library System:
      Willis L. Miller Library
NONFIC 371.042 BOG 2019
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Item details

  • ISBN: 9780143133223
  • ISBN: 0143133225
  • Physical Description: 294 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : TarcherPerigee, [2019]

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Enchanted living: creating the context for magic in our homes -- Sparks fly: igniting a passion for learning -- Magic doors: lessons from monsters and maps -- The four forces of enchantment: surprise, mystery, risk, and adventure -- The four capacities for learning: curiosity, collaboration, contemplation, and celebration -- The four ports of entry: mind, body, heart, and spirit -- Applying the superpowers: practical help in core subjects -- Liberation from school: to schedule or not to schedule, that is the question (answers inside!) -- House-schooling: recruit your home to help you educate (and that pernicious topic: chores) -- The pixie dust of reasonable expectations: embracing our limits -- Awesome adulting: expanding our horizons -- The invisible education: the power of family dysfunction to sideline learning -- The disenchanting power of doing it right: the dangers of ideological alignment and true belief-ism in home education -- Reverse the curse: how to rekindle the magic.
Summary, etc.:
"A joyful and accessible approach to homeschool that harnesses children's natural curiosity and makes learning a part of everyday life, whether they're in elementary or high school"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Home schooling.
Education > Parent participation.

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