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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

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Classical Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Start a Nature Notebook

Combining Work and Homeschool

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

The Charlotte Mason Method

Teach Your Children to Work

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

AP Courses At Home

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teaching Blends

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

I Was an Accelerated Child

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Narration Beats Tests

Bears in the House

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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success