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Johanna Banham

Johanna Banham


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Johannah lives in northwestern Washington where she contemplates "Ten Kids, Ten Minutes Silence" and "Ten Errands, One Van."


Homeschooling Articles by Johanna Banham

10 Kids/10 Minutes Johanna Banham tells us how to get the housework for a family of twelve done every day by harnessing the energy of ten kids for only ten minutes at a time.

Time4Learning University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

How to Win the Geography Bee

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Debate

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

Bears in the House

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

AP Courses At Home

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

The Gift of a Mentor

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Classical Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Narration Beats Tests

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Montessori Math

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Who Needs the Prom?

Critical Thinking and Logic

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

The History of Public Education

Teaching Blends

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Myth of the Teenager

Combining Work and Homeschool

Start a Nature Notebook

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlotte Mason Method

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