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Heather Chapman

Heather Chapman


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Heather Chapman is a 28-year-old homeschool graduate. For the past nine years, she has tutored her four homeschooled cousins. She is married and expecting her first child.


Homeschooling Articles by Heather Chapman

How to Put a Little More Exercise into Your Day Hints for a more active school day.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

I Was an Accelerated Child

Teaching Blends

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Character Matters for Kids

A Reason for Reading

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Montessori Math

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Combining Work and Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

The Benefits of Debate

Start a Nature Notebook

Classical Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Critical Thinking and Logic

The History of Public Education

AP Courses At Home

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Bears in the House

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Myth of the Teenager

Teach Your Children to Work

The Gift of a Mentor

Who Needs the Prom?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to Win the Geography Bee

University Model Schools

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Laptop Homeschool

Shakespeare Camp

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlotte Mason Method