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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 Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

A Reason for Reading

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

The Gift of a Mentor

Combining Work and Homeschool

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Shakespeare Camp

Myth of the Teenager

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Narration Beats Tests

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Critical Thinking and Logic

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Teach Your Children to Work

Start a Nature Notebook

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

The Benefits of Debate

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

Who Needs the Prom?

Laptop Homeschool

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The History of Public Education

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Bears in the House

The Charlotte Mason Method

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

University Model Schools

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

How to Win the Geography Bee

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Classical Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Character Matters for Kids

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers