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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
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

The Charlotte Mason Method

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

AP Courses At Home

Teach Your Children to Work

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Bears in the House

How to Win the Geography Bee

The History of Public Education

Classical Education

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

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Start a Nature Notebook

Critical Thinking and Logic

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

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Shakespeare Camp

The Benefits of Debate

Narration Beats Tests

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Myth of the Teenager

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Character Matters for Kids

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Phonics the Montessori Way

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Whole-Language Boondoggle

A Reason for Reading

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

I Was an Accelerated Child

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

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Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Montessori Math