Ursa Minor Learning is a Charlotte Mason inspired curriculum. Bolstered by the twin pillars of science and history, Ursa Minor is compilation of many moms’ homeschooling experience, hundreds of hours of reading educational and homeschooling philosophies and methodology, and a lot of love. It is presented here for free for you to use as you see fit in your own home.
We currently offer plans for all four years of high school. Middle school is currently in the works.
We hope you are all having a great start in this new year. Last year we: Published reading lists for 5 year levels. Had 1,798 unique visitors to our site. Created a Facebook and Instagram account. Made 12 blog posts. Saw a project that we were mainly doing for ourselves become a resource for our… Continue reading Year end round up and what we’re doing in the new year…
The good news: The basic outline of Year 8 is up! The bad news: while we hope to have Year 7 up before January, our original schedule was too ambitious. We didn’t put in enough time for unforeseen circumstances and opportunities and we significantly underestimated how much time our science stream work would take. We… Continue reading The Good and the Bad
We updated the Handwork and Lifeskills page for year 6-8 and added the skeleton outline for year 1-5. There are a few areas that a still a bit low on resources, but we will keep adding resources as we come across them. We also wanted to ask you guys if there was anything you’d like… Continue reading Handwork and Life Skills updated!
We are all a little behind on everything around here, sorry in advance. There was a funeral, a wedding, and unexpected Turkey Day guests, as well as some paid freelance work that we couldn’t turn down. We planned on doing a whole week of books that didn’t quiet make the curriculum, but we ran out… Continue reading Where to find free, cheap, or fast books
Amazon is currently running $5 off $20 on most books with the code GIFTBOOK17, just in case you you are in the market for some more books (and who isn’t?) Continuing our book from the cutting room floor week, Coyote’s Guide to Connecting with Nature was an option we considered for nature study. It’s an excellent book… Continue reading More books!