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Dennis Peterson

Dennis Peterson


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Dennis Peterson is a freelance writer whose articles have been published in a variety of national publications and textbooks. Dennis and his wife are in the ninth year of homeschooling their children.


Homeschooling Articles by Dennis Peterson

A Travel Notebook Turn travel time into learning time!

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

Myth of the Teenager

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

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

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Character Matters for Kids

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

The Gift of a Mentor

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool