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Naomi Nattress

Naomi Nattress


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Naomi Nattress, a homeschooler from Benedicta, Maine, placed fourth in the National Spelling Bee this year (1996). She is 13 years old.


Homeschooling Articles by Naomi Nattress

How to "Bee" a Spelling Winner National Spelling Bee finalist Naomi Nattress tells us her secrets of spelling success.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Reason for Reading

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

AP Courses At Home

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Debate

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Myth of the Teenager

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

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

Bears in the House

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The History of Public Education

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Charlotte Mason Method

I Was an Accelerated Child

Start a Nature Notebook

University Model Schools

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Math

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Gift of a Mentor

Teach Your Children to Work

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?