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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

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Narration Beats Tests

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Bears in the House

AP Courses At Home

The Gift of a Mentor

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Character Matters for Kids

Phonics the Montessori Way

Classical Education

The Charlotte Mason Method

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Start a Nature Notebook

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

How to Win the Geography Bee

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The History of Public Education

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Myth of the Teenager

Laptop Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Organized Part 3

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

A Reason for Reading

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

The Benefits of Debate

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Shakespeare Camp

Who Needs the Prom?

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

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Critical Thinking and Logic