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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.

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Popular Articles

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlotte Mason Method

Start a Nature Notebook

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

Narration Beats Tests

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Combining Work and Homeschool

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 3

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Bears in the House

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Math

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Teaching Blends

Who Needs the Prom?

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teach Your Children to Work

Classical Education

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The Benefits of Debate

Myth of the Teenager