Logo Homeschool World ® Official Web Site of Practical Homeschooling Magazine Practical Homeschooling Magazine
Practical Homeschooling® :
Elizabeth Kays

Elizabeth Kays


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Elizabeth Kays is a 16-year-old who loves to write. She has been homeschooled since the beginning, and she is taking classes for dual credit (high school and college) at Kennesaw State University in Atlanta, GA while continuing to participate in several high-school activities, including NCFCA Speech and Debate.


Homeschooling Articles by Elizabeth Kays

Fan Fiction A homeschooled teen introduces us to the facinating world of writing about your favorite characters... and instantly "publishing" your work.

Time4Learning

Popular Articles

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Phonics the Montessori Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Start a Nature Notebook

The History of Public Education

Bears in the House

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Teach Your Children to Work

A Reason for Reading

The Charlotte Mason Method

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teaching Blends

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to Win the Geography Bee

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

AP Courses At Home

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

I Was an Accelerated Child

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Math

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

University Model Schools

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!