Wikisource:WikiProject Homeschooling

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Wikiproject: Homeschooling
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Aiding homeschooling families and groups who find Wikimedia a valuable resource for learning.
Socrates and two pupils: "Know thyself!" by Pietro della Vecchia.

Copy work projects[edit]

To proofread[edit]

Home Education (1838) by Isaac Taylor, stressing the importance of a country life and favouring natural, rather than stimulated, growth of a child's mind.

General interest[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

Wikisource works[edit]

Articles[edit]

Religious works[edit]

Periodicals[edit]

  • The Home Monthly,[1][2] a 19th century periodical "devoted to home education, literature and religion" published 1859-1863 by William M. Thayer.

External works[edit]

Suggestions[edit]

Search and add[edit]

Search for more public domain material at:
 Google Books
 The Internet Archive text archive
Then add a text to Wikisource—or request one that you would like to help transcribe.

Popular authors[edit]

  • Charlotte Mason British educator who laid the cornerstone of modern homeschooling.
  • Elizabeth Ann Seton First native-born citizen of the United States to be canonized by the Roman Catholic Church.[3]

Wikisource Portals[edit]

Requests[edit]

Do-it-yourself uploading seem too daunting a task? Request that another Contributor get the ball rolling for you:

List of text requests[edit]

Let your requests be made known below:

Tasks[edit]

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Please use this to mark completed items.

  • Create section to house opposing viewpoints or argumentation/debate-related articles/text/projects.
  • Monthly rotation (set up similarly to page header daily quotations) of texts-to-be-proofread (copy work)—perhaps based on Library of Congress Classification (2010)

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