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Fine Arts the Charlotte Mason Way (5)

Sonya Shafer Friday, 10:30 - 11:30 am Ballroom II
(5)Fine Arts the Charlotte Mason Way—You don’t have to be a music major or an art aficionado to teach fine arts to your children. In this hands-on presentation, you’ll discover an easy yet effective way to give your children music appreciation and art appreciation that will enrich their lives and yours!

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Inside a Charlotte Mason Home School (11)

Sonya Shafer Friday, 1:00 - 2:00 pm Ballroom II
Take a look at a typical day in the life of families who use the Charlotte Mason Method. You’ll discover what the method looks like in everyday practice and gain lots of practical help and clear explanations.

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Laying Down the Rails: The Power of Good Habits in Your Home School (23)

Sonya Shafer Friday, 4:00 - 5:00 pm Ballroom II
Discover the secret to smooth and easy days: habit training. Learn how to instill good habits, which habits Charlotte Mason encouraged parents to cultivate in their children, and practical tips for cultivating the Top Three.

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Keep It Simple: How to Teach Your Whole Family Together (41)

Sonya Shafer Saturday, 11:00 - 12:00 pm Ballroom II
Save time and money by teaching most school subjects to all of your students together. Join Sonya for practical strategies to lower your stress level, provide a well-rounded education, and help you and your children build sweet memories. Learn how to keep it simple by teaching your whole family together with Charlotte Mason methods!

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The Early Years: Homeschooling Your Preschooler (47)

Sonya Shafer Saturday, 2:30 - 3:30 pm Ballroom II
Give your child what is most important. Instead of academic or social pressures, Charlotte Mason encouraged mothers to give their little ones a full six years of developing good habits, getting acquainted with nature, exploring with the five senses, growing in their spiritual lives, and more.

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The 5 Gifts of Intentional Parents (53)

Sonya Shafer Saturday, 4:00 - 5;00 pm Ballroom II
We parents give our children gifts every day. Some are survival gifts, given just to make a problem go away. Some are default gifts, carelessly copied from those around us. Our goal should be intentional gifts, purposely given to prepare our children for life. Discover the five gifts of intentional parents—all centered around the word TEACH—along with lots of practical tips for giving them.

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