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Bob Hazen

Bob Hazen


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Bob Hazen can be reached via email at bhazen@integrityonline31.com or via the internet at his homepage of algebraforkids.com or via groundmail at 1484 Canfield, St. Paul, MN 55108.


Homeschooling Articles by Bob Hazen

Elementary Math Part 1 Bob Hazen explains how to have fun and success teaching math.

Elementary Math Part 2 How skip-count songs can make all of elementary math much easier.

Elementary Math Part 3 Rectangle magic and more!

Why Manipulatives are Not Enough Bob Hazen shows us seven ways to translate math into real life.

Lies, Part I: The Importance of Consistent Verbalizations Why three and five does not make eight.

Lies, Part II

Lies, Part III Don't get fractured over fractions.

Thinking Fractions, Part 2 More ways to teach those pesky fractions.

Math Games in the Curriculum Math games can make learning fun.

Math Games, Part 2 Would you rather play games or do flashcard drills?

From Donald Duck to Flatland The fun side of math books.

The Equal Sign: Symbol, Name, Meaning What does "=" mean?

Primes, Part I Using higher math to teach arithmetic.

Primes, Part II What you never knew about the Sieve of Eratosthenes. Division practice with a difference!

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Combining Work and Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Shakespeare Camp

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Debate

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Bears in the House

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Narration Beats Tests

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Reason for Reading

Classical Education

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 3

University Model Schools

Teaching Blends

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

What We Can Learn from the Homeschooled 2002 National Geography Bee Winners

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlotte Mason Method

Start a Nature Notebook

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Myth of the Teenager

Who Needs the Prom?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Discover Your Child's Learning Style