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Grammar and Comp High School

It strikes me, perhaps because it is 1 a.m. as I write, that all we CM educators really need to know about the teaching of composition can be found in a single scathing review Miss Mason wrote about a book purporting to teach children how to write them: “English Composition (Part I.), by Amy Kimpster […]

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Charlotte Mason: Composition Grades 4-6

In years 4-6 for Composition and grammar, Miss Mason had her students learn the parts of speech, and do some assigned writing. The assignments and topics came from their reading, and were in addition to regular oral or sketched narration of all their readings. The older children (fifth and sixth grade) might be asked to […]

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