Logo Homeschool World ® Official Web Site of Practical Homeschooling Magazine Practical Homeschooling Magazine
Practical Homeschooling® :
Jason Makansi

Jason Makansi


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Jason Makansi has worked extensively in the fields of energy production and environmental science. He has a degree in Chemical Engineering and has given seminars and written about environmental issues such as ozone depletion, renewable energy sources, and nuclear power. He publishes a bimonthly newsletter called Common Sense on Energy and Our Environment. You can reach him at Common Sense on Energy and Our Environment, PO Box 215, Morrisville, PA 19067-0215, or email JMakansi@aol.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Jason Makansi

Thinking Like A Scientist Jason Makansi tells us how to separate environmental fact from fiction, with "peanut butter" lessons you can teach right in your kitchen!

What You Should Know About Computer Models Jason Makansi tells us how to tell if a computer projection is likely to be accurate or wildly wrong.

Making Your Home a Science Manipulative Jason Makansi shows how to combine math, energy, environment, sociology, and economics into a practical multi-phased science instruction program.

Government Alphabet Soup: No Free Lunch Alphabet soup can be expensive.

University of Nebraska High School
Free Email Newsletter!
Sign up to receive our free email newsletter, and up to three special offers from homeschool providers every week.

Popular Articles

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Reason for Reading

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Debate

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The History of Public Education

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Phonics the Montessori Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to Win the Geography Bee

Myth of the Teenager

AP Courses At Home

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Bears in the House

The Gift of a Mentor

Critical Thinking and Logic

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Who Needs the Prom?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Narration Beats Tests

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Whole-Language Boondoggle

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

The Charlotte Mason Approach to Poetry

Classical Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 3

I Was an Accelerated Child

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

          
Terms of Use   Privacy Policy
Copyright ©1993-2018 Home Life, Inc.