Today is the first post in our new 4 week Series we are doing on Reading Resources! Today we are sharing ideas and resources to use with McGuffey Readers!
Just this past year I discovered the wonderful McGuffey Classical Readers. I bought a set of the lovely hardback books from a friend and have enjoyed them ever since. I love the classical, simple and sweet feel of them. I love that they are vintage. We went to a Pioneer day this year and were sitting in a one room school house. The teacher held up a McGuffey Reader sharing that this is what the kids would have learned how to read out of. My daughters squealed in delight because they have learned to read out of the same books! They thought it was very special.
My nature lover enjoying her reader outdoors!
Here are some posts about incorporating the readers into your homeschool:
NOTE: Since posting this, some of the blog posts went private, so we deleted the links to them. :(
Homeschool Resources: McGuffey Readers another take on how to use the books
Did you know that Easy Peasy is a FREE online curriculum? They incorporate the McGuffey Readers into their homeschool curriculum.
And now for the best part! Did you know that you can get the McGuffey Readers for FREE?!?! There are many options:
You can download the 1st-6th Reader AND the Speller for your Kindle for FREE!(these are not illustrated)
You can download all of the books with illustrations, including the primer to print out and put in a notebook or bind. FREE!
Gutenburg McGuffey Readers and Speller
Have you ever used the McGuffey Readers in your homeschool? Please share your experience below!
Sarah is a wife, daughter of the King and Mama to 4 children (one who is a homeschool graduate)! She is a an eclectic, Charlotte Mason style homeschooler that has been homeschooling for over 16 years now. She is still trying to find the balance between work and keeping a home and says she can only do it by the Grace of God, and Coffee!
Ways to Convince Your Child They Need to Learn Material That
It's easier for kids in public schools not to question what they are learning. Schools have requirem
FREE Life Science STEM Projects
Life science is my favorite type of science. We can teach our kids about the science of life in a fu
Free Resources About Animals in Extreme Environments
This world has some pretty extreme environments. We can’t help but wonder how living things can ev
Books for Teen Entrepreneurs
Part of the process of starting a business is education. Teens who hope to dive into entrepreneurshi
FREE Science Workbook + Video Course Giveaway
If you ask a group of homeschooling moms which subject they'd like to have taught to their children
Homeschool Resources for Virtual Field Trips
FREE Virtual Field Trip Journaling & Notebooking Pack For Your Homeschool Like any good field t