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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

How to Win the Geography Bee

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Bears in the House

Character Matters for Kids

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 3

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

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

The History of Public Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Classical Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

University Model Schools

The Charlotte Mason Method

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Math

A Reason for Reading

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Phonics the Montessori Way