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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

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The Benefits of Debate

Start a Nature Notebook

Laptop Homeschool

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Character Matters for Kids

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Shakespeare Camp

Teaching Blends

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Who Needs the Prom?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

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

The History of Public Education

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Montessori Math

A Reason for Reading

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Bears in the House

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 3

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

I Was an Accelerated Child

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Myth of the Teenager

AP Courses At Home

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

How to Win the Geography Bee

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Combining Work and Homeschool

University Model Schools