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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
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Getting Organized Part 3

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The History of Public Education

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Phonics the Montessori Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

I Was an Accelerated Child

Classical Education

Teaching Blends

Narration Beats Tests

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

The Gift of a Mentor

Teach Your Children to Work

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

Who Needs the Prom?

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Myth of the Teenager

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Montessori Math

University Model Schools

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

AP Courses At Home

The Charlotte Mason Method

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Combining Work and Homeschool

A Reason for Reading

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Bears in the House