Logo Homeschool World ® Official Web Site of Practical Homeschooling Magazine Practical Homeschooling Magazine
Practical Homeschooling® :

Peggy Barker


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Peggy Barker is the daughter of missionaries, the mother of four grown sons, and the grandmother of many! She was home schooled as well as attending a variety of schools overseas. Her daughter Jennifer is now a young lady of many accomplishments. You can contact Peggy Barker at 8670 Eulalie Avenue, Brentwood, MO 63144.


Homeschooling Articles by Peggy Barker

Simple Ways to Stimulate a Special Child Peggy Barker introduces the joys of "bath play."

Time4Learning

Popular Articles

Teach Your Children to Work

The Gift of a Mentor

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Myth of the Teenager

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading

Phonics the Montessori Way

Shakespeare Camp

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Critical Thinking and Logic

Start a Nature Notebook

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Laptop Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Character Matters for Kids

Narration Beats Tests

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 3

Classical Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

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

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

The Charlotte Mason Method