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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

AP Courses At Home

Shakespeare Camp

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 3

Teach Your Children to Work

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Bears in the House

Phonics the Montessori Way

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

University Model Schools

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests

I Was an Accelerated Child

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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?