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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

Teach Your Children to Work

A Reason for Reading

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teaching Blends

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Shakespeare Camp

The Charlotte Mason Method

Laptop Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Combining Work and Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Organized Part 3

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Math

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

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

University Model Schools

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

AP Courses At Home

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Debate

The History of Public Education

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"