FREE Printable Charlotte Mason Style Lesson Sheets for the McGuffey and Other Readers


Lovers of the McGuffey Readers are going to love these Charlotte Mason-style Lesson Sheets! Each page has an area dedicated to copywork, narration, or dictation. If you’re not familiar with the McGuffey Reader, they’re worth your time to become better acquainted with; however, these pages would also work with any reader, short story, poem, or […]

FREE Book Summary Printables


Book Reports are a great way to help your students communicate their thoughts on a book into writing.Many homeschoolers don’t use traditional book reports and do summaries or narrations instead. Here are some free book summary printables to help get your kids started.Each page has several sections for recording the page numbers and a brief […]

FREE Printable Wind in the Willows Notebooking Pages

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The Wind in the Willows is a winsome children’s literature book. These lovely animal tales will teach character and life lessons as well as transport your family to a simpler, happy time. Your student can use the free, printable Notebooking Pages to record oral narration.Click here to download your free printables! Need An Affordable Approach to […]

FREE Printable Lily Lemon Blossom Paper Doll


This paper doll is adorable and available to print for free! The doll is pulled from the beautiful pages of the Lily Lemon Blossom book series, and is appropriate for younger elementary girls. If your homeschool is based on the Charlotte Mason method, your daughter could easily use Lily to narrate the story!Click here to download […]

Free Printable Discussion Questions for Fiction and Non-Fiction


Your child finishes their book. Where do you go from there? These free, printable “Discussion Questions for Fiction and Non-Fiction” will help them to think deeply and get their imaginations going! You’ll get 16 cards to download that have open-ended questions appropriate for fiction and non-fiction books.Click here to download your free printables! Need An Affordable Approach […]

Free Printable Little Red Riding Hood Finger Puppets


Such fun! These adorable finger puppets can help make your story time come to life. Especially helpful for Charlotte Mason-style homeschoolers as your child narrates the story back to you!Click here to download your free printable! Need An Affordable Approach to Learning? Save time, money and stress with our award-winning online homeschool curriculum!

FREE Fiction Text Structure Resources Printable Pack

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Help your children learn the structure of fiction books with this free printable pack! Children understand fiction stories the best, but some readers still struggle with being able to retell a story. This FREE printable pack will help your students to understand the beginning, middle and end of the story without having to retell every.single.detail. […]

Making Narration Fun – FREE for Subscribers


Under the Golden Apple Tree has a FREE resource for subscribers to help make narration more fun! The FREEBIE includes –Ideas to keep students engaged in narrationGraphic Organizers BookmarksInstructions and cards for your own Narration Flip Cards and Narration JarThis is only FREE for the month of January, so hurry and subscribe!GET IT HERE Need An […]