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Chels from the Homeschool Lounge kindly left this information that I thought would be invaluable to all those who are looking to supplement their curriculum or to create our own completely free!

To me, this is the ultimate index! Enjoy (and thank you Chels!)

Whole Curriculum:
Ambleside Online
Old Fashioned Education
Puritan Homeschool Curriculum. Contains many subjects but is religious.
Core Knowledge. Teacher jargon outline is at the beginning of each lesson. Scroll past this to get to the actual activity pages of the lesson.
Baltimore Curriculum Project. Uses Core Knowledge.

Whole Curriculum Guides/Schedules:
Simply Charlotte Mason. Charlotte Mason Style Schedule. Lots of free resources available as well. Some items do have a charge.
Tanglewood Education. Whole curriculum ideas and lists. Reading Schedules for lower grades.

Preschool Curriculum:
Letter of the Week
Rimes and Rhymes
Hubbard's Cupboard

Ray's Arithmetic
CSMP Materials. Grades k-6.
First Lessons in Arithmetic
NC Public Schools
Centre for Innovation (UK)
Living Math History (Lesson Plans on Right side of Page)

Math Drill:
(Online) Math Magician
Printable Math Sheets
(online) Math U See
Math Worksheets to create and print

Progressive Phonics. Free registration required.
Word Mastery
(online) Starfall
Blend Phonics

Literature/Reading Guides and Units:
Teacher Guides for Core Classics. Core Knowledge Curriculum.
Grade Saver. Lots of Study Guides.
Novel Study Guides
Reading Units by Gay Miller. Awesome resource.
Garden Of Praise Reading Units. Many popular 2nd and 3rd grade reading level titles.
Glencoe Literature Guides. Lots of popular titles.
Literature Activity Guides by Nancy Polette. These are samples, but are in depth enough to test if your child understood the story.
SCORE Cyberguides. Some of these have been retired, but there is still plenty to choose from.
Dangerous Journey lit. Unit. Book is the retelling of Pilgrims Progress by Paul Bunyan (Christian).
The Hobbit and Screwtape Letters Lit. Units.

Free Books:
Classical Education Library
Kids 4 Classics.
Project Gutenberg
Online Library of Liberty. You could spend a lot of time on this site.
Google Books.Tons of books to read for free.
The Baldwin Project. Lots of free Classic books to print or read online.
Planet ebook Free section. Lots of Classic literature available to print or read online.
19th Century Schoolbooks

LibriVox. Free audiobooks
Storynory. Audio Stories
Light up your Brain.

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Splashes from the River
Webster’s Spelling
(online) Spelling City
Merriam-Webster. Daily Buzz Word.


ZB Online
Writing Wizard
Custom Tracer Pages
Nice Writing Paper printables

Grammar and creative Writing:
Harvey's Grammar
Young Novelist Workbooks. There is a workbook for elementary, middle and high school. Designed to go with national novel writing month, but can be used any time.
English Banana Elementary Workbook. For individual pages go to:
Scott Foresman
Kiss Grammar
Daily Grammar

Scripted People of America History Lessons.
Little City Kids. Kindy or 1st grade world history and geography.
American Heritage. Uses teacher jargon, but is complete.
Mosaic Introduction to World History
American History]American History Curriculum

Globalmania by Terri Johnson. Learn world geography in 7 months.
Countries and Cultures around the world. Elementary age.
Sheppard Software Geography (Online)
Discover America State by State. Uses the C is for...... book series.
Canada Unit Study
Outline Maps

Current Events:
Channel One
News Hour Extra]NewsHour Extra | PBS
Scholastic News
TIME for kids.]Time For Kids | Classroom
NY Times Learning Network. Updated daily and many archived lessons.

Rain Forest Curriculum
NASA Educators. Click on Find teaching materials.
FossWeb by Delta Education. Click on the subject, then teacher resources. You will then have to click on Teacher Prep videos for the lessons. Everything else on the page supports the lessons. There are games, worksheets, and many additional resources listed.
Engineering for kids ages 8 and up. Single subject lesson plans. Nicely done and easy to understand.
Earth Awareness Curriculum for Middle Schoolers
Life Science Curriculum
Otter’s Science
K-12 Science Curriculum
3 Curriculums about Eyes
Take a Cloud Walk

Computer Science:
Blender 3D animation creation.
Computer Programming Course
Computer Training Courses
Computer Animating and Design


Music Theory
Dick Blick Lessons
Meet the Masters
A Lifetime of Color]A Lifetime of Color - Lesson Plans By Grade
Harmony Fine Arts at Home. Art/music Appreciation for High Schoolers.

Online typing Course
Dance Mat Typing
Touch Typing
Kiran's Typing Tutor.

Foreign Language:
Study Spanish.
BBC Languages
Elementary/Middle School beginning Spanish. The first book listed is a free download.
Greek and Latin
FSI Language Courses
Live Mocha. This is a social site, so you may want to monitor your kids closely on this one.

Home Economics:
Future Christian Homemakers.

Educational Videos:
Answers in Genesis (Christian)

Online educational games/activities:

Internet Activities to coordinate with each grade and subject.

Virtual Field Trips:
Take a field Trip.
Meet Me at the Corner


High School and College age-ish (Online):

HippoCampus Free Courses
Mixed Courses in many subjects
Printable Courses in all subject areas. Not sure who funds this one, but I like how the curriculum is laid out.
University of Berkley Courses. Tons of Free Courses available here.
Yale University Open Courses. Nicely done and easy to access IMO.
University of Washington free courses.
M.I.T. open Courseware. Tons of completely free courses in many subjects.

Unit Studies/Notebooking:
A Journey Through Learning Inventor unit study and lapbook. Click on Free products. We enjoyed the lapbook.]
H.I.P. Pocket Change. Several Lesson Plans revolving around money.
Various Unit Studies
Birds Notebooking pages


Homeschool Tracker. Sign-up required, basic edition is free.
Homeschool Inc. Web based planner.
Online Lesson Planner, Scheduler, and Tracker
Super Teacher Worksheets. Lots of well done worksheets for all subject areas. Grade level 1st-4th.
Donna Young
Free Forms
Highland Heritage Forms

My Favorite Freebie Sites:
Homeschool Helper
Homeschool Freebie of the day. If you Sign-up for the weekly email, you will receive additional free resources.
Currclick. They feature a free product once a week to download. It usually changes Monday afternoons.
Freely educate. Lots of great links here.
Hoagies Gifted. Tons of Free high school curriculum links.
Homeschool Share
Education World.I really like the lesson of the day feature. Check out the Lesson Plans Page.


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