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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

Critical Thinking and Logic

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Bears in the House

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Shakespeare Camp

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

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

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Character Matters for Kids

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teach Your Children to Work

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Classical Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The History of Public Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Gift of a Mentor

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

Phonics the Montessori Way

A Reason for Reading

Who Needs the Prom?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 3

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Narration Beats Tests