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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

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Math

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Who Needs the Prom?

Myth of the Teenager

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Gift of a Mentor

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Shakespeare Camp

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Critical Thinking and Logic

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

AP Courses At Home

Bears in the House

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

A Reason for Reading

Teach Your Children to Work

Combining Work and Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlotte Mason Method

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Classical Education

How to Win the Geography Bee

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Start a Nature Notebook

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Benefits of Debate

University Model Schools

The History of Public Education