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Rita Tubbs

Rita Tubbs


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Rita M. Tubbs is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in numerous publications, including Brio, Back Home, and Forget Me Knots... From the Front Porch. She and her husband homeschool their five children in Michigan.


Homeschooling Articles by Rita Tubbs

Gym and Enrichment the Co-op Way How one support group integrated gymnastics into their homeschool co-op.

Time4Learning
University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

Bears in the House

Start a Nature Notebook

The Charlotte Mason Method

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

I Was an Accelerated Child

Myth of the Teenager

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Character Matters for Kids

Getting Organized Part 3

Classical Education

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

How to Win the Geography Bee

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Teaching Blends

The Gift of a Mentor

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Montessori Math

Critical Thinking and Logic

A Reason for Reading

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Who Needs the Prom?

University Model Schools

Laptop Homeschool

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Combining Work and Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

Teach Your Children to Work

Shakespeare Camp

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

The History of Public Education

Narration Beats Tests

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Whole-Language Boondoggle

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

The Benefits of Debate

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

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