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Kristen West McGuire

Kristen West McGuire


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Kristen West McGuire and her husband, Daniel, homeschool their brood in Milwaukee, WI. Kristen has written many articles for Catholic periodicals and a book, The Glory to be Revealed in You: A Spiritual Companion to Pregnancy, published by Alba House in 1998.


Homeschooling Articles by Kristen West McGuire

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Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Teach Your Children to Work

The Charlotte Mason Method

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The History of Public Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teaching Blends

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

How to Win the Geography Bee

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Combining Work and Homeschool

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Phonics the Montessori Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

University Model Schools

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

AP Courses At Home

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Classical Education

Shakespeare Camp

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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

Laptop Homeschool

Narration Beats Tests

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Debate

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry