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Cheryl Costello

Cheryl Costello


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Cheryl Costello has a BA in music with an emphasis in flute and voice education and is a former vocalist with the Denver Opera Company. She teaches Kindermusik and a homeschool music class occasionally. Both she and her husband Michael of 11 years are musicians and homeschool their children ages 8, 8, and 2.


Homeschooling Articles by Cheryl Costello

Home is Where the Music Is Want music in your homeschool? Here's why family music is great!

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

AP Courses At Home

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Reason for Reading

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Math

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Start a Nature Notebook

Narration Beats Tests

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Bears in the House

Who Needs the Prom?

Myth of the Teenager

Classical Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

The History of Public Education

How to Win the Geography Bee