How to Implement Music & Creative Writing in Your Homeschool
I’m guest posting over at lifeschoolingconference.com! Check it out In this blog post I talk about how we use creative writing and music in our homeschool (“lifeschool”) and how you can, too! Come on over and find out what the term “lifeschool” means. You’ll also read my top tips for implementing music and creative writing n your homeschool at any age.
What is Creativity?
Creativity does not have to be limited to the arts as we well know. Many scientists and computer programmers and engineers have amazingly creative minds. Music and poetry and sculpture are other means of expressing what God has given us: the will and ability to create.
How to Nurture Creative Writing
Here are our top five tips to help nurture your child’s love of writing.My daughters always loved to write. It was a joy for them. It’s easy to suck the joy out of kids, and my tips will help ensure that you don’t do that. My youngest daughter, now 16, has published her first book. You can find if on Amazon, or contact her directly via her website: authorjhedrick.comMy eldest is now applying and auditioning for music programs in organ or piano at nearby universities. Exposing our kids to the arts at a young age is so very important and leaves a lasting impact!
Creativity is the purest expression of learning. Some believe it is the way to achieve the highest level of self-actualization.