Foreign language was a major component in Charlotte Mason's curriculum. This podcast addresses the reasons for foreign language study and how mothers of one tongue can still faithfully include it in their homeschool.
"All educated persons should be able to speak French." (Vol. 1, p. 300)
If you would like to study along with us, here are some passages from The Home Education Series and other Parent's Review articles that would be helpful for this episode's topic. You may also read the series online here, or get the free Kindle version from Fisher Academy.
Home Education, Part V, Chapter XX
An Essay Towards a Philosophy of Education, Book I, Chapter 10, Section II: Languages
Carry On, Mr. Bowditch
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