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Johanna Banham

Johanna Banham


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Johannah lives in northwestern Washington where she contemplates "Ten Kids, Ten Minutes Silence" and "Ten Errands, One Van."


Homeschooling Articles by Johanna Banham

10 Kids/10 Minutes Johanna Banham tells us how to get the housework for a family of twelve done every day by harnessing the energy of ten kids for only ten minutes at a time.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

How to Win the Geography Bee

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Debate

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

Myth of the Teenager

Start a Nature Notebook

Teach Your Children to Work

University Model Schools

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Phonics the Montessori Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Character Matters for Kids

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Classical Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Shakespeare Camp

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

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

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

A Reason for Reading

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Laptop Homeschool

AP Courses At Home

Narration Beats Tests

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!