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Pam Maxey

Pam Maxey


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Pamela Maxey, author of the Classic Start Curriculums and Themed Unit Studies, is the homeschooling mom of three sons. You can visit her website at www.classicapple.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Pam Maxey

Bread & Butter If unit studies are butter, what is the bread?

Make Your Own History Units! Want to create a history unit study of your own? Here's how.

Holiday Unit Studies How to create your own special unit studies that highlight the holidays.

How to Create Your Own Author Unit How to make a unit study about your favorite author.

Create Your Own Science Unit How to create your own science unit study.

Create Your Own Geography Unit How to create your own geography unit study.

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Popular Articles

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Combining Work and Homeschool

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Narration Beats Tests

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

Classical Education

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlotte Mason Method

Shakespeare Camp

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Getting Organized Part 3

Character Matters for Kids

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Math

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Start a Nature Notebook

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

I Was an Accelerated Child

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

Bears in the House

How to Win the Geography Bee

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

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Debate