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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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

AP Courses At Home

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Myth of the Teenager

Who Needs the Prom?

Laptop Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Montessori Math

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Benefits of Debate

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Character Matters for Kids

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

University Model Schools

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Teaching Blends

Shakespeare Camp

Bears in the House

A Reason for Reading

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

Teach Your Children to Work

I Was an Accelerated Child

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"