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Shelley Noonan

Shelley Noonan


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Shelley Noonan is a homeschool veteran, popular conference speaker and co-author of four books including The Companion Guide to Beautiful Girlhood. Visit her online at PumpkinSeedPress.net.


Homeschooling Articles by Shelley Noonan

Five Ways to Beat the Mid-Winter Blues Five ways to beat the blues during the short days of winter.

Homeschooled Boy Meets World Does homeschooling prepare kids for the "real world"? Check this out!

Life's Simple Pleasures The best summer activities are often the simplest.

Afternoon Tea Tea time warms the heart and a family home.

Ease into the Best Homeschool Year Ever How to make the transition from summer to homeschool easier for your students

The Privelege of Giving Christmas is not about the joy of getting, but of giving.

Time4Learning
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

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Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

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Teach Your Children to Work

I Was an Accelerated Child

Narration Beats Tests

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

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Classical Education

Start a Nature Notebook

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Gift of a Mentor

Shakespeare Camp

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Critical Thinking and Logic

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Who Needs the Prom?

How to Win the Geography Bee

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

The Benefits of Debate

The Charlotte Mason Method

The History of Public Education

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Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

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Myth of the Teenager

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