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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

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Narration Beats Tests

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Classical Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

Character Matters for Kids

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teaching Blends

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Math

Laptop Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Myth of the Teenager

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

The History of Public Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

AP Courses At Home

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way