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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

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

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

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

Critical Thinking and Logic

Teaching Blends

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Gift of a Mentor

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Combining Work and Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

Start a Nature Notebook

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Myth of the Teenager

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

AP Courses At Home

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Debate

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

University Model Schools

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 3

I Was an Accelerated Child

Laptop Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Reason for Reading

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teach Your Children to Work