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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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Shakespeare Camp

Bears in the House

Getting Organized Part 3

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Myth of the Teenager

Character Matters for Kids

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Narration Beats Tests

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Charlotte Mason Method

Phonics the Montessori Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Who Needs the Prom?

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The History of Public Education

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teach Your Children to Work

A Reason for Reading

Start a Nature Notebook

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Benefits of Debate

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

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Teaching Blends

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Laptop Homeschool

Classical Education

Montessori Math

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

I Was an Accelerated Child

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

University Model Schools