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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

Popular Articles

Whole-Language Boondoggle

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 3

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Myth of the Teenager

The Benefits of Debate

Narration Beats Tests

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Teaching Blends

Classical Education

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

University Model Schools

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teach Your Children to Work

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Who Needs the Prom?

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

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

I Was an Accelerated Child

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

Bears in the House

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The History of Public Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Columbus and the Flat Earth...