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Heather Chapman

Heather Chapman


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Heather Chapman is a 28-year-old homeschool graduate. For the past nine years, she has tutored her four homeschooled cousins. She is married and expecting her first child.


Homeschooling Articles by Heather Chapman

How to Put a Little More Exercise into Your Day Hints for a more active school day.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Debate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

University Model Schools

Combining Work and Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Getting Organized Part 3

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Phonics the Montessori Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teaching Blends

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

I Was an Accelerated Child

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

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Myth of the Teenager

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Shakespeare Camp

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way