Resources for parents

Internet Resources & Recommended Site for Supplies

Recommended Reading

  • The Shurley Method — English truly made easy! It is with much excitement that we share some of the unique features that make the Shurley Method so successful. Because of your concern as a parent to help your child, this booklet has been designed for you. With this Parent Help Booklet, our goal is to give you a basic understanding of the Shurley Method. We hope it makes your job of helping and encouraging your child at home a little easier. This booklet will provide you with samples of the terminology and style of teaching that is used at school so that you can follow your child’s progress at home.

  • A Thomas Jefferson Education by Oliver Van DeMille

  • For The Children's Sake by Susan Schaffer Macauley

Scope and Sequence/Reference Books:

  • The Well-Trained Mind by Susan Wise Bauer

  • A Charlotte Mason Education by Karen Andrea

Suggested Parenting Books:

  • The Pearls of Love by Jim Fay

  • The Case for Classical Christian Education by Douglas Wilson

  • Repairing the Ruins by Douglas Wilson

Other Resources:

  • Recovering the Lost Tools of Learning by Douglas Wilson

  • Better Late Than Early by Raymond and Dorothy Moore

  • Educating the Wholehearted Child by Clay and Sally Clarkson

  • Season of a Mother's Heart by Sally Clarkson

  • Things We Wish We'd Known by Bill and Diana Waring