I've already sung the praises of Maureen Wittmann's For the Love of Literature, but I have to say again how helpful a resource it's been as I've tried to hash out plans for next year. I'm not a micro-planner, as in, here's what we'll be doing from 9:02-9:07.5 . . . but I am a macro-planner. I have an idea of the broad scope of things, and usually as I'm making big plans for the following year, my mind is filling in the blanks under each subject heading with, " . . . and we'll read some stuff." This year, I actually have an idea what stuff we'll read, and I think I have a shot at keeping us in books for the entire year (other problem: under-buying, and/or under-utilizing the library).
So here are our book lists for next year, so far:
Saturday, April 05, 2008
Planning: For the Love of Lit Style
Thank you Mrs. T. for your kind words for For the Love of Literature. If you're starting to think about next school year and like to see what other people are doing, then pay a visit to Mrs. T.'s blog: Saint Daniel the Stylite Academy.