Posted by Julie Simmons

D’Aulaires’ Book of Greek Myths is part of the Sonlight 6th Grade Curriculum, and with good reason. While not an exhaustive resource for Greek Mythology, it is a very strong collections of the basic stories about all of the best-known gods and goddesses of ancient Greece. With a straightforward, easy-to-read storytelling style and airy, sweeping illustrations that bring to mind the art of ancient Greece on every page, the D’Aulaires’ infused their book with enchantment,…

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Example: Mystery of History Creation to Resurrection Many homeschool moms like to unbind homeschool curriculum like this Mystery of History and put it in a 3-ring binder for easy access.  I did this with all my Konos volumes and it makes them so much easier to use! 1. Many curricula have worksheets or coloring pages, or notebooking pages included that are to be copied for each of your students. It is so much easier to…

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All About Spelling is still a top choice among homeschooling families. It wasn’t around when I was teaching my children, but it uses the approach that worked for my children. Since spelling overlaps with phonics, the All about Spelling curriculum may cover phonics well enough for many children. However, Marie Rippel, the author of All about Spelling, is now offering All About Reading that is even more fine tuned to teaching phonics for reading. This…

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Saxon Math continues to be the curriculum of choice for many homeschool families. I just checked to see what is available for sale today. There are some great buys on Saxon Math just in time for this school year. Check our Saxon Math page to see what is for sale by grade or course. We started using Saxon before it was available for young children. We started with Math 54 in fourth grade. The set…

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The Usborne books are so useful for home school. They have such “kid appeal” and they do a great job of covering topics especially for unit studies. The Usborne books are rather expensive when you buy them new one at a time. So, I wanted to let you know that there are sets of used books available to choose from every day. I have set up a page on Best Homeschool Buys just to highlight…

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SONLIGHT -Core G- World History, Year 1: Right now, you can bid on an almost complete set of Sonlight Core G.  The set is missing  the Timeline figures and Sing the Word (CD).  It was gently used by one child in 6th grade and is in great condition.  The Instructor’s Guide includes both the 4 and 5-Day schedules.  The set retails for $470. For more curriculum see Sonlight 6th grade. Books and items included: 1.   …

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Used Teaching Textbooks Used Teaching Textbooks Auctions by grade: Math 4-Teaching Textbooks Math 5-Teaching Textbooks Math 6-Teaching Textbooks Math 7-Teaching Textbooks Algebra-Teaching Textbooks Geometry-Teaching Textbooks Pre Calculus-Teaching Textbooks Christian Book Distributors offers new Teaching Textbooks math curriculum.  The good thing about getting your Teaching Textbooks from CBD is that they comes with free shipping. Algebra 1 – A Teaching Textbook Automated grading A digital gradebook that can manage multiple student accounts and be easily edited…

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Sonlight Homeschool Newcomer K Core A Kindergarten It is usually hard to find a complete (or almost complete) Sonlight K curriculum for sale used. Today there is one with the bid at $400 and less than one day left. I included most of the description so you can see if it is something that interests you. A link to the auction is at the bottom of this article if the curriculum is still available. You…

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I am finding some good Calvert School homeschool curriculum listings this week. The set pictured is third grade complete (or almost complete), is selling for just under $400,  and includes the following books and items: Lesson Manual A Lesson Manual B Activity Pages Child’s Study of Famous Americans (shelfwear and some of the answers were filled in early on and erased; may be a page or so colored in) Gods of Greece Let’s Read a…

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Exploring Creation with Biology – This popular curriculum includes  2 Volumes . The newest is the Second Edition. The author of Apologia Biology curriculum is Dr. Jay L. Wile. He has done a great service for homeschooling families by offering the best homeschool science curriculum for the middle school and high school. This Biology course is designed as the first high school level science course for homeschool. In this new edition, Dr. Wile includes more…

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