Awaking Wonder: Opening Your Child's Heart to the Beauty of Learning

Awaking Wonder: Opening Your Child's Heart to the Beauty of Learning

As a parent, you want to send your children into the world with healthy minds and vibrant faith. You want to develop a strong foundation for them. But in our fast-paced, outcome-based, technologically driven society, it's easy to lose sight of the innocence, potential, and uniqueness of each child. Childlike wonder can become lost in the fog of formulas that view children through the distorting lens of social expectations.

Awaking Wonder
helps parents unearth the hidden potential of their child's imagination, learning capacity, and ability to engage authentically with the world.

Bestselling author Sally Clarkson will help you reach your child's heart of wonder through the principles that guided her in raising four children, all of whom made it into adulthood with a vibrant faith intact and are now flourishing in creative, high-performing professions. Through these pages you will
- gain confidence in your role as a God-designed guide and teacher for your children
- help your children awaken to the wonder all around them
- develop healthy minds that can stand up against societal norms, providing them with a life-giving education and a love for learning

The companion guide, The Awaking Wonder Experience, will help readers apply the principles in practical ways.

Title:Awaking Wonder: Opening Your Child's Heart to the Beauty of Learning
ISBN:9780764235887
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  • Aubrey Schlue

    So, I didn’t actually finish the book. I got about halfway through before I quit, and it was hard for me to admit defeat and give it up. I was so excited to read this- I preordered it and counted do...

  • Becca Harris

    I was introduced to Sally Clarkson a few years ago and I feel like she's become a sort of spiritual godmother, encouraging and inspiring me as I run this race of motherhood. Part of me wondered if I w...

  • Jess Ankney

    Awaking Wonder has woken me up to the deep desires I have for homeschooling my child. Sally has a way of putting into words and practice these desires that I never thought possible to execute. The mor...

  • Annaliisa White

    Awaking wonder could not have come at a better time for me and my family. With our five-year-old son, we are beginning of our education journey and as such I have spent more than a few sleepless...

  • Johanna

    Equal parts inspiring and terrifying for me. The home and educational environment she describes is basically what I grew up with and having it all written out with the reasons and value of it all made...

  • Sarah

    Prefacing this by saying, I love Sally's other books, I listen to her podcasts, and follow her avidly on social media. I wanted to love this book and part of me feels guilty for giving it a bad review...

  • Misty Krasawski

    What a wonderful painting of vision for the life of a child! (Actually, for all of us!) In this latest offering, Sally Clarkson offers us all a glimpse into the whys of her family's philosophy of edu...

  • Christy Whitsell

    I had the chance to read a pre-release copy of this. I found it to be overall very encouraging, though I felt it had a slow start. I enjoyed hearing more about how the Clarksons raised their children ...

  • Jenny Wilson

    Very inspiring read. I now feel better prepared to make “finding wonder” the focus of my homeschool for my children. I hope to slowly make some changes in our routines and curriculum to model some...

  • Marin Artiga

    With so many families facing the uncertainty of education plans in the age of Covid-19, the release of Awaking Wonder seems providential. Sally Clarkson offers the wisdom and experience she acquired o...