Bring the study of geography to life through the doorway of a literature classic.

Geography is a too-often neglected subject, either entirely forgotten or else buried in a social studies curriculum. However it comes to life when using the Principle Approach, the Biblical classic method. Knowledge of the world is essential to fulfilling the dominion mandate, and knowledge of world geography teaches God’s principle of individuality and His creative power. One key … Continue reading “Bring the study of geography to life through the doorway of a literature classic.”

Discover the root of American liberty

Rev. Scott Lovett is Overseer of Real Church & Fervent Fire Ministries in Tulsa Oklahoma. His wife Christine, is the founder and head of True Foundation, a Principle Approach homeschool ministry. After reviewing the recently revised and updated FACE curriculum, Nation Makers the Art of Self Government, the Lovetts decided to make this course an integral … Continue reading “Discover the root of American liberty”

How do you define your worldview?

In an era where the deconstruction of language is one of the root causes of a culture spiraling out of control, incorporating a bedrock source for the development of communication skills is crucial. Webster’s 1828 American Dictionary of the English Language is a primary source and a companion to learning. It was produced by Noah Webster during … Continue reading “How do you define your worldview?”

Who is your hero?

(Painting: Washington Crossing the Delaware (1871), by George Caleb Bingham.) Many people today find their heroes in the media culture, and according to The Barna Group, two-thirds of Americans say pro athletes have more influence on our society than faith leaders. But traditionally American Christians have looked to their elected leadership for role models. Can you find … Continue reading “Who is your hero?”

Teaching Character through the life of George Washington

Teach your children the story of this real life hero, George Washington, and discover how he was prepared for his life’s calling. The life of Washington shows how true American political leadership is created and lived, as well as provides an example for one’s own self-government. The Making of George Washington, a classic biography, studies Washington’s early … Continue reading “Teaching Character through the life of George Washington”

The Character and Influence of One Man

Most Americans know George Washington led Americans to independence and served as our first president, but few recognize that his unique contributions to our nation are the fruit of his deep religious conviction and great strength of character. Historian and FACE founder Verna M. Hall knew that it is impossible to understand Washington the man without … Continue reading “The Character and Influence of One Man”

Teach the Seven Loves of Literature

Save 20% on the Heidi Curriculum Bundle—FREE video with purchase Instill Christian Character with a Classic Novel Johanna Spyri wanted to encourage her son, Bernhard, with an optimism founded on faith in God’s help and timing, so she wrote Heidi, now a well-known literature classic. This wonderful story, full of vivid imagery, helps children understand Christian … Continue reading “Teach the Seven Loves of Literature”

Why teach grammar?

Classic Grammar curriculum 20% off with FREE video Forming language skills ensures competence in all other learning. In the early years of schooling, teaching Classic Grammar develops your child’s speaking, writing, reading, and listening skills through the delightful study of the best children’s literature.  Classic Grammar integrates lessons in composition, grammar, vocabulary, spelling, and character-building … Continue reading “Why teach grammar?”