Home education - some thoughts partly from a large family perspective but mostly applicable to any size family.
Graduating From Homeschool - includes a Year 10 equivalent for a 16 year old boy entering a trade.
Some considerations - some thoughts on book substitutions and other things when adapting Ambleside Online.
The following were articles I wrote and were posted on 31 Days of CM Myths at Afterthoughts:
Myth: Charlotte Mason Doesn't Work for High School
Myth: Charlotte Mason Means You Never use a Textbook...Ever
Plutarch - written for the 31 Days of Charlotte Mason at Afterthoughts
The following is a list of posts I've written on adjusting Ambleside
Online for use in Australia. The major changes have been in Years 4 and 9
where I've substituted much of the History & some Geography
selections. In other years I've added our own Natural History choices,
Australian artists & folksongs.
Starting written narrations with a 9 year old. Here & here
Folksongs year 3 & 9 time period
A review of the year here; A Peek at a Week; Year 4 exam.
Year 5 - Australian substitutions - History & Biography
Year 5 - Written narration samples
Year 7 - Poetry & creative narrations; History & folksongs
Year 9 - Overview
Part 1- a comparative chronology (an overview of what's happening in the rest of the world at the time we're studying Australia)
Part 2 - Australian History & Geography
Part 3 - A weekly schedule for Term 1
A Condensed Year 9 & 10 - 1700's to 1800's
Years 11 & 12
Using Books - some books we've used in our home.
20+ Years of Family Read Aloud Chapter Books