Classical Cycle Basket One Morning Time Plans

Download your Classical Cycle Basket One Morning Time Plans

The PDF includes:

  • Intro material with tips and instructions for doing all the subjects
  • A weekly grid that schedules each subject for you daily
  • OR a loop schedule laying out all the subjects and activities to be done — just do the next thing(s) each day
  • A blank grid to add your own subjects or resources to the plan if you want
  • Printable booklist to take to the library
  • Copies of poems and prayers to print for your family

Below you will find links to all the videos and tutorials we have in the plans, as well as links to the books and art supplies for your convenience. You can return to this page for easy access to all of the links.

SQUILT resource page

Weeks 1-10: SQUILT Orchestra Flash Cards

Week 11: “Comfort Ye My People”   – Georg Frederic Handel 

Week 12: “Hungarian Dance No.5”  – Johannes Brahms 

Week 13: “Symphony No. 5, 1st Movement” – Ludwig van Beethoven 

Week 14: Bolero – Maurice Ravel 

Week 15: “Gymnopédie No.1”  – Erik Satie 

Week 16: “Quando Corpus Morietur” – Antonín Dvořák

Week 17: “Der Doppelgänger” – Franz Schubert 

Week 18: Radetzky March – Johann Strauss Sr. 

Week 19:  “Chopin nocturne in C# minor”  – Frédéric François Chopin

Week 20: “Wiegenlied”  – Johannes Brahms 

Week 21:O Taste And See  – Ralph Vaughan Williams 

Week 22: “Clair de Lune”  – Claude Debussy 

Week 23: “Alla Turca” (“Turkish March”) – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 

Week 24: “In the Hall of the Mountain King”– Edvard Grieg

Week 1: Abraham and Isaac by Rembrandt

Week 2: Landscape with Moses and the Burning Bush by Domenichino

Week 3: The Abduction of Helen by Giuseppe Salviati

Week 4: The Colossus of Rhodes by Ferdinand Knab

Week 5: Virgil reading the Aeneid to Augustus and Octavia by Jean Joseph Taillasson

Week 6: The Death of Socrates by Jacques-LouisDavid

Week 7: Goddess and Attendants

Week 8: Equestrian Portrait of a Nobleman

Week 9: The Classic of Filial Piety by Li Gonglin

Week 10: Wine Cup in the Shape of Addorsed Owls

Week 11: The Baptism of Constantine by Pierre Paul Puget

Week 12: Pilgrims going to Mecca by Léon Belly

Week 13: Fragment from the Tomb of Amenemhet and His Wife Hemet

Week 14: Zemidjan Carrying Across the River by Joseph Amedokpo

Week 15: A Married Sailor’s Adieu by Julius Ibbetson

Week 16: Bird Vessel

Week 17: Relief with Enthroned Ruler by Chakalte’

Week 18: Blackfeet Indians on Horseback By Karl Bodmer

Week 19: The Hunt Scene

Week 20: Statue of Gudea

Week 21: Shooting the Rapids, Saguenay River by Winslow Homer

Week 22: Ships take Acadians into Exile by Claude Picard

Week 23: Cave Paintings

Week 24: Cuneiform tablet

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