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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 University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Math

Who Needs the Prom?

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

Teaching Blends

Getting Organized Part 3

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

The Charlotte Mason Method

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Bears in the House

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Myth of the Teenager

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

I Was an Accelerated Child

Narration Beats Tests

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

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

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The History of Public Education

Laptop Homeschool

Classical Education