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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.

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Popular Articles

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Combining Work and Homeschool

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Myth of the Teenager

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Montessori Math

Teaching Blends

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Gift of a Mentor

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

Shakespeare Camp

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to Win the Geography Bee

Teach Your Children to Work

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading

I Was an Accelerated Child

AP Courses At Home

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

Laptop Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The History of Public Education

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Classical Education

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Narration Beats Tests

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlotte Mason Method