Kelly Benedict

Lesson Designer

Kelly Benedict is a past contributor to The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine,, and the Homeschooling with Heart blog. She specialized in Charlotte Mason’s theories and philosophies, which she studied in college through True North, and also used Charlotte Mason’s methods in her own homeschool over the years. Kelly passed into eternity in 2019, and we have the privilege of continuing to share her materials with other homeschooling families. note: External links may be automatically included within third party websites; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by nor by the lesson designer of any products, services, or opinions of the corporation, organization, or individual. Parents may wish to preview all links because third-party websites include ads that may change over time.

Courses by Kelly:

Learning to Write the Charlotte Mason Method: This mini-course for parents is divided into five lessons that can be done one per day or adjusted to fit whatever schedule you are working with. It covers the why of teaching writing, narration, copywork, dictation, living books, descriptive writing, expository writing, narrative writing, persuasive writing, imaginative writing, spelling, and grammar.