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Rita Tubbs

Rita Tubbs


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Rita M. Tubbs is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in numerous publications, including Brio, Back Home, and Forget Me Knots... From the Front Porch. She and her husband homeschool their five children in Michigan.


Homeschooling Articles by Rita Tubbs

Gym and Enrichment the Co-op Way How one support group integrated gymnastics into their homeschool co-op.

Time4Learning
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 3

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Character Matters for Kids

Teach Your Children to Work

How to Win the Geography Bee

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teaching Blends

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Who Needs the Prom?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Bears in the House

University Model Schools

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Montessori Math

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

A Reason for Reading

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Start a Nature Notebook

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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The History of Public Education

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Narration Beats Tests

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Debate

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Classical Education

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

I Was an Accelerated Child

Critical Thinking and Logic

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks