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New! Be True to Yourself with Oak Meadow
Yearning for the educational freedom and flexibility to explore your interests, talents, and passions? Dissatisfied with your current educational path? Oak Meadow's progressive, experiential homeschooling curriculum for kindergarten to grade 12 will help you find your way.
 
Ever see liquid light? Easy science experiment
Aurora Lipper has been teaching science for over 15 years. She has worked for NASA, has been on the faculty at California Polytechnic University and has written over 15 award-winning science curriculums and programs (They have won awards like Cathy Duffy's top101 picks, Practical Homeschooling's #1 science curriculum, and lots more).
 
Take a TEXTBOOK BREAK with "The Christian Answer to National Geographic"
We are a homeschooling family that taught our daughter all 13 years of school with a balance of academics and outdoor education. Creation Illustrated provides the balance you need with your curriculum textbooks and computer time. We look forward to serving you and hearing how you and your family use Creation Illustrated to create BALANCE in your curriculum.
 
Homeschooling Difficult Subjects Made Simple
Teaching difficult subjects can really be challenging and even intimidating. What do you do if you're not an expert in a subject you need to teach your child, especially when they reach Middle or High School? Try using an online resource from Standard Deviants Accelerate.
 
Voting Results - Top Homeschooling Products and MORE
Homeschool.com readers have voted and the following companies have been voted as having Top Homeschooling Products, Curriculum, and overall Websites for 2014.
 
Up to 100% OFF Homeschooling Curriculum Activities
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys...) at 30-90% off!
 
ScienceAndMath.com Fall Sale!
ScienceAndMath.com produces award winning courses in Grade Level Math, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, and beyond. Please visit ScienceAndMath.com to view free lessons from all courses and learn how students from around the world are learning Math and Science with step-by-step instruction.
 
Is Your Child Getting The Most Out of School?
Keystone offers a broad selection of courses for grades 6–12 in print and online versions, for single course and full-time enrollment, and you can choose how much teacher interaction you want.
 
Fall Is Upon Us!
Autumn marks the transition from summer into winter, and it's the perfect time to fall into a curriculum better suited to your child's needs. Time4Learning provides a curriculum which will carry your student all the way from PreK to 12th grade.
 
Homeschooling Deals & Freebies for You
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys...) at 30-90% off!
 
LAST CALL for Back to School Savings at the Co-op
With over 120,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.)
 
Online K–12 Courses from Stanford University
GiftedandTalented.com, the premier online community for advanced learners, offers Stanford research–based online K–12 courses, expert tutors, and information and advice to help students achieve their greatest potential.
 
Schooling at home but not alone
K12 gives parents a free, online alternative to brick-and-mortar schools. Whether your child is an advanced learner, has special needs, or has personal commitments that conflict with the conventional school day, K12 is here for you.
 
Last Chance to Save 25% on your Homeschool Curriculum
Enjoy the last days of summer by taking 25% off your homeschool curriculum from PearsonHomeschool.com. Now through the end of the month, save on all Math curriculum, all Reading curriculum, all Social Studies curriculum...Save on everything!
 
LAST CALL for BIG Curriculum Savings at the Co-op
With over 120,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.)
 
LAST CALL for BIG Curriculum Savings at the Co-op
With over 117,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.)
 
Bookshark. Bold. Engaging. Home Education
BookShark offers literature-based academic programs. They believe that exposing children to a wide array of many of the best books ever written promotes discussion, engagement, and creative thinking. Their curricula provides a map for your classroom, guiding the way to lifelong learning.
 
1 Million Open STEM Jobs...Is Your Child Prepared?
Programs offering summer tech education are at the forefront of a learning revolution, connecting students with STEM subjects-outside the traditional classroom setting. This includes iD Tech Camps, iD Programming Academy, iD Game Design & Development Academy, and iD Film Academy. These tech camps teach kids and teens to innovate and create their own apps, C++ and Java programs, video games, websites, and more—rather than simply consuming these technologies.
 
Daily Homeschooling Deals
The best place for discounted educational products is educents.com.
 
Up to 80% OFF | Curriculum + FREE $5 Gift Card + 4 Freebies
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys...) at 30-90% off!
 
NEW Giveaway: Teach Science the Easy Way [video]
I'm Aurora, from Supercharged Science – the ones who have the award-winning science curriculum. I'm going to give away 8 copies of our top-of-the line programs to you. PLUS, as an added gift, you'll get a free hands-on science lesson video "How to extract DNA in your Kitchen" that you can do today with stuff you already have at home.
 
School Districts Get Volume Discounts — Why Not Homeschoolers?
With over 103,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.) This month we have several popular GroupBuys™ with HUGE savings that will be expiring soon, so get your order in before they are gone!
 
50% Off Craft and Science Boxes + Free Mad Scientist Magazine
Have you heard of Green Kid Crafts? If you haven't, it is only time! Green Kid Crafts is a popular, mom-loved resource for homeschooling kids ages 3-10, saving tens of thousands of busy families time and money through fun Discovery Boxes full of educational, hands-on, and eco-friendly arts, crafts, and STEM science activities.
 
Free Trial with Brightstorm—Over 3,500 Study Videos
Brightstorm produces expert video lessons that are specifically designed to help students increase their depth and breadth of high school subjects. All our teachers are highly educated and most have master's degrees or higher from the best universities in the country. Use our videos as your primary form of instruction or as a supplement to your unique curriculum.
 
Can You Help?
Aurora Lipper recently created a new online science mini-program. It's a series of science experiment videos, together with a workbook that guides kids through a collection of her best hands-on science experiments.
 
LAST CALL for BIG Curriculum Savings at the Co-op
With over 103,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.) This month we have several popular GroupBuys™ with HUGE savings that will be expiring soon, so get your order in before they are gone!
 
Save up to 100% on Homeschooling Curriculum
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys...) at 30-100% off!
 
Interested in Reviewing Time4Learning?
Interested in Reviewing Time4Learning? Hearing feedback from other parents can be much more valuable than any website or marketing message-- and here at Time4Learning, we understand that. Help us (and others like you) by writing either a current member or future member review!
 
School Districts Get Volume Discounts — Why Not Homeschoolers?
With over 100,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.) The Co-op is pleased to present the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for the popular products shown below, many of them winners of national awards. But don't delay — many of them are expiring soon! 
 
School Districts Get Volume Discounts — Why Not Homeschoolers?
With over 100,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.) The Co-op is pleased to present the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for the popular products shown below, many of them winners of national awards. But don't delay — many of them are expiring soon! 
 
Save 20% on AOP Curriculum - 1 Day Only!
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys...) at 30-90% off!
 
Learn Math & Science in a Way a Textbook Can't Show You
Uzinggo is an online learning program designed to aid parents who homeschool children studying the advanced math and science concepts taught in grades 5–12. Uzinggo combines leading education techniques, interactive game-like graphics, and motivational tools to help students develop a deep comprehension of math and science. Homeschool parents can use Uzinggo to supplement and to enhance existing instruction.
 
Parents Respond to Time 4 Learning Curriculum
We hope your homeschool year has gotten off to a great start! Ours, at Time4Learning certainly has! The addition of our new high school curriculum has brought a better response than we ever could have imagined! And speaking of responses—The diversity of our members and the innumerable ways they use Time4Learning amazes us every day.
 
Curriculum for $15 or Less!
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring top educational products at 30-90% off! Many for $15 or less!
 
Teach Upper-Level Math and Science? No Problem!
For some parents, explaining upper-level math and science concepts can be a challenge. Often, students will attend a few hours of school a week for these types of lessons. Now, with Uzinggo, parents can teach these subjects at home with confidence.
 
Educents:
A Flash-Sale Site for Educational Products & Curriculum with New Deals Listed Daily!
 
Math Tutor DVD Can Help!
Math Tutor DVD offers math help via DVD video tutorial content in a wide array of subject areas. In addition, Math Tutor DVD allows you to teach Math to your children and to be confident while doing so! How indispensable for homeschooling parents!
 
Valuable Resources for Homeschoolers
SmartTutor.com has been serving children, parents, teachers and schools for over a decade.  Formerly known as Learning Today, SmartTutor.com is now exclusively offering its award-winning program to parents, families and tutors for homeschooling use or afterschool tutoring.
 
Back to School with Time4Learning - Preschool through High School!
Now is the perfect time to see if Time4Learning's online homeschool curriculum could fit into this year's family education plan. And with high school courses about to become available, you've now got options for everyone in your family!
 
School Districts Get Volume Discounts - Why Not Homeschoolers?
With over 95,000 families, the Homeschool Buyers Co-op is the world's largest buyers club for homeschoolers, founded and operated by homeschoolers just like you! (Membership is FREE and private.)
 
Homeschool.com's Summer Freebie Extravaganza, Part II
We're happy to announce, The Summer Freebie Extravaganza is a HUGE hit! As of today, many freebies are on the page, and many more are in the queue. The freebies include FREE trials, FREE year-long subscriptions, FREE Kindle e-books, FREE printables, FREE travel guides, FREE books, FREE downloads, plus so much MORE! 
 
Prevent Summer Brain Drain!
Educents is the best daily deal site featuring the top educational products (online software, curriculum, e-books, tutorials for all subjects, learning materials and toys...) at 30-90% off! 
 
Save 50% On Time4Learning In April
For only $9.98 per child for the first month, you'll get full access to an entire year's worth of curriculum, which includes 1000+ multimedia lessons, parent tools, teaching resources & more -- all provided within an automated learning system that grades lessons, tracks progress and keeps reports. You can use the program however you see fit, begin at any point in the year and cancel anytime. Time4Learning requires no contracts and includes a 14-day money back guarantee. Try their curriculum demos to see how it works!
 
One Month Trial--More Than 60 Courses!
Does your student need a class in Middle School Physical Science, Organic Chemistry, English Grammar, AP Statistics, Music Theory, or perhaps SAT test prep? Perhaps you're interested in Wordpress or Adobe Illustrator? Educator.com classes are ideal for both teens and parents! 
 
Gift Certificates Now Available for Time4Learning!
Give the gift of education this holiday season with Time4Learning gift certificates! In just three short steps, you can buy, customize and send the gift of learning to anyone!
 
Good news for homeschoolers :-)
I'm Aurora from Supercharged Science. Since you're a loyal Homeschool.com reader, I wanted to share something really cool with you. Oh, and it's Free. You can check it out here: www.superchargedscience.com
 
Back to School Savings from Dover: Save 25%
While you are probably well into the new school year, you still might be looking for books for your core curriculum and supplementary materials for lesson plans. For quality and selection at the lowest prices on the market, turn to Dover Publications -- they've been proudly serving the homeschooling community for over 70 years. 
 
Affordable Ivy League Tutors - Just a Click Away
Allow your child to explore new, challenging subjects in a safe, one-on-one tutoring environment with InstaEDU. Whether your student wants to learn more about statistics or dive into computer programming, InstaEDU's tutors can help him or her learn and understand complex subjects in a fun, social way (and you won't have to teach yourself to code). 
 
Engaging and Affordable Homeschool Curriculum
We may be in the heart of summer, but quality, affordable curriculum is always in season. With Pearson homeschool bundles, you get student and parent teaching materials at a price that fits your budget. Your child will have fun learning with Reading, Math, Social Studies, and Science programs from Pearson -- proven effective, and designed to keep them engaged and motivated to learn.
 
Special Summer Offer
Time4Learning.com is pleased to present new families with half price savings on their first month when they register for Time4Learning before June 30th. Prevent brain drain, try a new curriculum and keep learning momentum going all summer! 
 
Curriculum To Inspire Your Child
Choose Pearson Homeschool for curriculum that is not only affordable, but comprehensive, fun and engaging! Pearson Homeschool offers a full line of curriculum that's flexible to fit you and your child. 
 
How to Choose the Best Science and Reading Materials
Selecting instructional materials for science and reading that build on a child's natural wonder, while supplementing a good academic program, requires careful consideration.  The best materials will foster a feeling of discovery in the child, but at the same time, they will include instruction that expands on the child's basic understanding of the world.
 
Solve Problems Like A Scientist
Scientists solve problems in much the same way that you do - through making observations, asking questions, taking a guess, and experimenting so that eventually they might come to a conclusion that can be shared with others.
 
An Innovative Resource for the Teaching of Human Anatomy and Physiology
What is one of the most intriguing, awe-inspiring subjects we can teach our children? Science! Whether we're sitting in a lawn chair and looking up at the stars, learning about cool and sometimes crazy chemical reactions, whether we're bending light, or learning about one of the greatest creations of all time – the human body – science can, and should be fun. Sometimes we have the materials for study at hand... or at least obtainable at the store. Other times, as with the human body and its intricacies, we have technology, and the expertise and diligent work of medical illustrators, doctors and trained scientists to help us in our teaching endeavors
 
Homeschool Science Academy
Science education in the 6th – 12th grade years for a college-bound student requires careful consideration. As parents, we want to choose a direction that will foster a feeling of discovery in our child, develop critical thinking and reasoning skills, and one that will coincide with the values and belief system that we hold. That's why Greg Landry provides homeschooling students with free 45 minute online science seminars, one and two semester online science classes, and weekend / week-long anatomy and physiology camps, all taught from a Christian worldview.
 
Science is not a book; it's a mess!
Science – it's all around us! Every day we interact with weather, plants, bugs, food, animals and our own bodies. Has your child ever wondered how something works? That's science! My daughter asked me just yesterday how turning the steering wheel in a car can make the car change directions. We are born into this world naturally curious, questioning our environment and how things work.
 

   
 

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