Penny GardnerPenny Gardner has over 20 years experience homeschooling her six children, who are now 33-17. She enjoys spending time with the eight children who call her “Nana.”Penny speaks at homeschool conventions and presents her one-man show “Charlotte Mason Homeschool Seminar,” a 4-5 hour intensive course.Nine-Note Recorder Method

Penny is author of The Nine-Note Recorder Method and other books in the Nine-Note Series, as well as Charlotte Mason Study Guide and Italics, Beautiful Handwriting for Children. Her newest work is Chime Time: Music for the Primary Classroom.

Chime Time coverPenny holds a Level 2 teaching license in Utah, and has spent several years as an elementary classroom teacher. She participated in the 2011 Summer Writing Institute, part of the Central Utah Writing Project. Her interests include making music with other adults, developing music curriculum for elementary-aged children, teaching recorder to children and adults, teaching writing courses and camps, and enjoying nature walks.