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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

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Teaching Blends

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Classical Education

Myth of the Teenager

AP Courses At Home

Combining Work and Homeschool

Bears in the House

Narration Beats Tests

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Teach Your Children to Work

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Reason for Reading

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Critical Thinking and Logic

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Getting Organized Part 3

University Model Schools

The History of Public Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

I Was an Accelerated Child

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

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Laptop Homeschool

How to Win the Geography Bee