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Naomi Nattress

Naomi Nattress


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Naomi Nattress, a homeschooler from Benedicta, Maine, placed fourth in the National Spelling Bee this year (1996). She is 13 years old.


Homeschooling Articles by Naomi Nattress

How to "Bee" a Spelling Winner National Spelling Bee finalist Naomi Nattress tells us her secrets of spelling success.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Phonics the Montessori Way

Getting Organized Part 3

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Gift of a Mentor

University Model Schools

Teaching Blends

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Laptop Homeschool

Myth of the Teenager

Critical Thinking and Logic

Bears in the House

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Who Needs the Prom?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Montessori Math

Character Matters for Kids

AP Courses At Home

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Benefits of Debate

Teach Your Children to Work

Narration Beats Tests

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

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

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

I Was an Accelerated Child

Combining Work and Homeschool

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Start a Nature Notebook

A Reason for Reading

Shakespeare Camp

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

The Charlotte Mason Method