Choosing the Right Curriculum and Approach for Your Child's Learning Style
by Cathy Duffy
2005, Broadman and Holman; ISBN 0805431381
Homeschool expert Cathy Duffy helps you navigate the often-cloudy waters of educational materials. Cathy walks readers through the process of figuring out their preferences in terms of a philosophy of education, learning styles, and goal setting. Narrowing down to what Cathy considers the top products on the market makes this process manageable for parents—they need not sort through the entire universe of products before they can find something suitable.
100 Top Picks gives parents just the right balance of guidance and choices so they make well-informed decisions about their curriculum purchases. Cathy will give you her top picks from every subject area, approaching each one through a Christian worldview perspective. This book is a long-awaited and welcome addition to every homeschool bookshelf.
Cathy Duffy includes WriteShop
among her 100 Top Picks, recognizing that “parents who lack confidence in their own ability to teach their students to write [need] a resource that takes the guess work out of the process.”
Read Cathy’s complete review of WriteShop.
About the Author
Cathy Duffy is well known as a curriculum expert. She has researched and written about curricula for home education for more than 25 years. In addition to her book, Cathy publishes her reviews online at CathyDuffyReviews.com. Cathy home educated her own three sons through high school and has also taught numerous groups of both children and adults. Her extensive research and experience have made Cathy a popular speaker at home education conferences around the world.
- Charts show the 100 Top Picks in relation to educational approaches, learning styles, and practical features such as prep time needed; design for independent, one-on-one, or group learning; and ease of use for the teacher.
- Chapters also provide thorough reviews and illustrations of the Top 100 Picks.
- 8-1/2" x 11". Paperback. 320 pp.