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Pam Maxey

Pam Maxey


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Pamela Maxey, author of the Classic Start Curriculums and Themed Unit Studies, is the homeschooling mom of three sons. You can visit her website at www.classicapple.com.


Homeschooling Articles by Pam Maxey

Bread & Butter If unit studies are butter, what is the bread?

Make Your Own History Units! Want to create a history unit study of your own? Here's how.

Holiday Unit Studies How to create your own special unit studies that highlight the holidays.

How to Create Your Own Author Unit How to make a unit study about your favorite author.

Create Your Own Science Unit How to create your own science unit study.

Create Your Own Geography Unit How to create your own geography unit study.

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Popular Articles

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Critical Thinking and Logic

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Start a Nature Notebook

Phonics the Montessori Way

Teaching Blends

Teach Your Children to Work

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

A Reason for Reading

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Character Matters for Kids

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Who Needs the Prom?

Myth of the Teenager

Shakespeare Camp

AP Courses At Home

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Debate

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Bears in the House

Combining Work and Homeschool

I Was an Accelerated Child

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Laptop Homeschool

The Gift of a Mentor

The Charlotte Mason Method

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Classical Education

Getting Organized Part 3

Montessori Math

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

University Model Schools

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

The History of Public Education

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

How to Win the Geography Bee

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

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