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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

AP Courses At Home

Montessori Math

Shakespeare Camp

Phonics the Montessori Way

How to Win the Geography Bee

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Start a Nature Notebook

Combining Work and Homeschool

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Critical Thinking and Logic

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Debate

Who Needs the Prom?

The Charlotte Mason Method

The History of Public Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Narration Beats Tests

Myth of the Teenager

Whole-Language Boondoggle

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

I Was an Accelerated Child

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Laptop Homeschool

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Classical Education

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Teach Your Children to Work

Character Matters for Kids

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

A Reason for Reading

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

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

The Gift of a Mentor

Bears in the House

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Teaching Blends

University Model Schools