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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

Character Matters for Kids

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Montessori Math

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Phonics the Montessori Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

A Reason for Reading

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Myth of the Teenager

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

AP Courses At Home

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Start a Nature Notebook

Shakespeare Camp

Teach Your Children to Work

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Bears in the House

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Narration Beats Tests

I Was an Accelerated Child

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Combining Work and Homeschool

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Classical Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The Benefits of Debate

The History of Public Education

Who Needs the Prom?