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Mary Biever

Mary Biever


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Mary Biever and her husband, Richard, homeschool their two children and run a home-based computer graphics business, The Copper Lion, Inc. In her spare time, Mary writes encouragement essays for the website Crosswalk and her own site, www.marybiever.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Mary Biever

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Fairgrounds What one mom learned from 4-H.

Ten Minutes to Change a Life Lessons learned from living through two disasters.

Singing a New Song Practice makes perfect, but it doesn't help you love the music.

Summer Sensations Homeschooling and the summer; Doing nothing creatively.

Simple (and Unexpected) Pleasures The unexpected day-to-day pleasures of homeschooling.

Christmas Lights How a disaster ended in thanksgiving.

Going Crazy With Outside Activities When socialization destroys relaxation.

I... Robots?

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

The Gift of a Mentor

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

Teaching Blends

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

Bears in the House

The History of Public Education

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Who Needs the Prom?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way

Narration Beats Tests

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

University Model Schools

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

AP Courses At Home

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Montessori Math

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education