Don’t;look;now,;but;spring;is just;around;the;corner.;It;is almost;time;to;engage;in;that most;ridiculous;of;all;home-schooling rituals: planning next year’s
task.;Those;of;us;who;attempt;it;in;read-ing and literature always confront the
How many books are enough?
at random? These are disheartening
make;us;dwell;on;a;deep-seated;insecu-rity:;We are most likely not doing enough,
and there’s no realistic way to do more.
insecurity for years, especially in our
The homeschool lit teacher is stuck
between a rock and a hard place—no
The first problem is that teaching and
The Hard Place
ful oral discussion. In other words,
Additionally—and here’s the worst