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Shelley Noonan

Shelley Noonan


Former columnist for Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Shelley Noonan is a homeschool veteran, popular conference speaker and co-author of four books including The Companion Guide to Beautiful Girlhood. Visit her online at PumpkinSeedPress.net.


Homeschooling Articles by Shelley Noonan

Five Ways to Beat the Mid-Winter Blues Five ways to beat the blues during the short days of winter.

Homeschooled Boy Meets World Does homeschooling prepare kids for the "real world"? Check this out!

Life's Simple Pleasures The best summer activities are often the simplest.

Afternoon Tea Tea time warms the heart and a family home.

Ease into the Best Homeschool Year Ever How to make the transition from summer to homeschool easier for your students

The Privelege of Giving Christmas is not about the joy of getting, but of giving.

Time4Learning Master Books University of Nebraska High School

Popular Articles

How to "Bee" a Spelling Success

The Charlote Mason Approach to Poetry

Montessori Math

Classical Education

Getting Started in Homeschooling: The First Ten Steps

Teaching Blends

The Benefits of Cursive Writing

Character Matters for Kids

Montessori Language Arts at Home, Part 1

Getting Organized Part 3

The Equal Sign - Symbol, Name, Meaning

Laptop Homeschool

Interview with John Taylor Gatto

AP Courses At Home

The Charlotte Mason Method

Critical Thinking and Logic

Can Homeschoolers Participate In Public School Programs?

Don't Give Up on Your Late Bloomers

Top Tips for Teaching Toddlers

Patriarchy, Meet Matriarchy

Start a Nature Notebook

Advanced Math: Trig, PreCalc, and more!

Columbus and the Flat Earth...

Give Yourself a "CLEP Scholarship"

A Reason for Reading

Joyce Swann's Homeschool Tips

Phonics the Montessori Way

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

A Homeschooler Wins the Heisman

Saxon Math: Facts vs. Rumors

Who Needs the Prom?

Getting Organized Part 1 - Tips & Tricks

Shakespeare Camp

The Gift of a Mentor

What Does My Preschooler Need to Know?

I Was an Accelerated Child

Discover Your Child's Learning Style

How to Win the Geography Bee

Whole-Language Boondoggle

Myth of the Teenager

Bears in the House

Teach Your Children to Work

The Benefits of Debate

Combining Work and Homeschool

Art Appreciation the Charlotte Mason Way

Why the Internet will Never Replace Books

University Model Schools

Top Jobs for the College Graduate

Narration Beats Tests

The History of Public Education