This is my 11th year teaching literature as a homeschool mama. I don't
have a degree in English, but I enjoy literature and after this many years
teaching my children I've learned a few things. Here are a few tips:
write, he is basically dictating from his own brain, which is the
process needed for composition.
from dictation about every other week. This is a classical skill
because it puts "first things first." (See previous point.)
shows you what the student knows and gives them practice (again) with
composing good thoughts. Train them not to say "um" and "like."
wisdom are gleaned from examples in classical stories.