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Internet Resources & Recommended Sites for Supplies

  • Rainbow Resource Center - 888-841-3456 www.rainbowresource.com
  • Veritas Press, Inc., 1829 William Penn Way, Lancaster, PA 17601, 800-922-5082 www.veritaspress.com
  • The Institute for Excellence in Writing 800-856-5815, www.excellenceinwriting.com
  • Charlotte Mason Methods http://simplycharlottemason.com
  • Artistic Pursuits, Inc, 1944 West 36th Ave., Denver, CO 80211, www.artisticpursuits.com
  • Khan Academy Educational Videos, www.khanacademy.org
  • www.campsui.com
  • www.Amazon.com
  • www.Buy.com
  • www.Half.com

Recommended Reading

Classical Education Books


The Shurley Method

  • Parent Help Book.  Welcome to the Shurley Method—English truly made easy! It is with much excitement that we share some of the unique features that make the Shurley Method so successful. Because of your concern as a parent to help your child, this booklet has been designed for you.With this Parent Help Booklet, our goal is to give you, the parent, a basic understanding of the Shurley Method. We hope it makes your job of helping and encouraging your child at home a little easier. This booklet will provide you with samples of the terminology and style of teaching that is used at school so that you can follow your child’s progress at home.


Required Reading for Parents:

  • A Thomas Jefferson Education by Oliver Van DeMille
  • For The Children's Sake by Susan Schaffer Macauley


Scope and Sequence/Reference Books:

  • The Well-Trained Mind by Susan Wise Bauer
  • A Charlotte Mason Education by Karen Andrea


Suggested Parenting Books:

  • The Pearls of Love by Jim Fay (Jim Fay Biography)
  • The Case for Classical Christian Education  by Douglas Wilson
  • Repairing the Ruins by Douglas Wilson


Other Resources:

  • Recovering the Lost Tools of Learning by Douglas Wilson
  • Better Late Than Early by Raymond and Dorothy Moore
  • Educating the Wholehearted Child by Clay and Sally Clarkson
  • Season of a Mother's Heart by Sally Clarkson
  • Things We Wish We'd Known by Bill and Diana Waring


Bible Devotions:

  • The Bible
  • Precepts Inductive Bible Studies by Kay Arthur
  • Devotionals and catechisms recommended by your local church
  • Word of Life Quiet Time Diary - Word of Life Store