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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

Classical Education

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

I Was an Accelerated Child

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Bears in the House

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teach Your Children to Work

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Benefits of Debate

Character Matters for Kids

Shakespeare Camp

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

University Model Schools

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

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

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Start a Nature Notebook

A Reason for Reading

Combining Work and Homeschool

Who Needs the Prom?

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The History of Public Education

Montessori Math

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Myth of the Teenager

Narration Beats Tests

How to Win the Geography Bee

AP Courses At Home

Teaching Blends

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Getting Organized Part 3

Phonics the Montessori Way