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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

Combining Work and Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

University Model Schools

Start a Nature Notebook

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

The Benefits of Debate

Narration Beats Tests

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Phonics the Montessori Way

Character Matters for Kids

Myth of the Teenager

Critical Thinking and Logic

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

AP Courses At Home

Who Needs the Prom?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

A Reason for Reading

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Classical Education

Laptop Homeschool

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Gift of a Mentor

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

How to Win the Geography Bee

Bears in the House

The Charlotte Mason Method

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Teaching Blends

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

Teach Your Children to Work

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

The History of Public Education

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Shakespeare Camp