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Dennis Peterson

Dennis Peterson


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Dennis Peterson is a freelance writer whose articles have been published in a variety of national publications and textbooks. Dennis and his wife are in the ninth year of homeschooling their children.


Homeschooling Articles by Dennis Peterson

A Travel Notebook Turn travel time into learning time!

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Montessori Math

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

I Was an Accelerated Child

Shakespeare Camp

Who Needs the Prom?

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Gift of a Mentor

AP Courses At Home

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Narration Beats Tests

Start a Nature Notebook

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Bears in the House

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Getting Organized Part 3

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

University Model Schools

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Classical Education

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Reason for Reading

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

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

How to Win the Geography Bee

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Teach Your Children to Work

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Laptop Homeschool

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success