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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 Spanish For You

Popular Articles

The History of Public Education

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Gift of a Mentor

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

University Model Schools

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Myth of the Teenager

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Who Needs the Prom?

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Reason for Reading

Narration Beats Tests

Critical Thinking and Logic

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Bears in the House

I Was an Accelerated Child

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

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

The Benefits of Debate

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teaching Blends

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

AP Courses At Home

Character Matters for Kids

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Top Jobs for the College Graduate