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Christopher Thorne

Christopher Thorne

Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Christopher Thorne worked for some time as an editor of Practical Homeschooling. Like so many of us at PHS, he had a science or engineering degree, however, and was eventually offered his dream job in scientific programming. While we're sad to see him go, we wish him success.

Homeschooling Articles by Christopher Thorne

A Call to Excellence

University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Phonics the Montessori Way

University Model Schools

Start a Nature Notebook

I Was an Accelerated Child

AP Courses At Home

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to Win the Geography Bee

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Combining Work and Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

A Reason for Reading

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Bears in the House

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Debate

Shakespeare Camp

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Teach Your Children to Work

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Critical Thinking and Logic

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Teaching Blends

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Myth of the Teenager

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

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Character Matters for Kids

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry