This is a weekly list of Free Homeschool Curriculum and Resources compiled by Carrie from HomeSchoolGiveaways.com. If you aren’t a homeschooler, but you’re a parent, teacher, babysitter, or nanny, you’ll probably find at least a few useful freebies in this list. You may also want to go through the Educational Deals and Freebies from earlier this week for more.
Free General Homeschool Curriculum:
Free Ways to Learn About Community Helpers: Dentists – Do your kids hate going to the dentist as much as mine? It definitely isn’t their favorite trip, but that doesn’t mean we can’t ease some of their fear by educating them. These free ways to learn about community helpers: dentists especially, can help your kids understand just how helpful dentists really are.
FREE Homeschool Planners and Binder Printables – I love using free homeschool planners and binder printables. Getting your homeschool organized doesn’t have to cost a fortune! Get your homeschool binder in order with these free homeschool planners and binder printables.
Inspiring Homeschool Rooms + Printable Supply List – Every space is unique and has its own organizing challenges. Get ready to check out some inspiring homeschool rooms that are realistic even if you have a small space, plus grab a supply list for your new year.
Free Ways to Learn About Community Helpers: Postal Workers – Did you know parents could, at one time, mail their children through the postal service for visits with family? If you’re learning about a community helper unit in your homeschool this year, check out these free ways to learn about community helpers and postal workers are a great place to start.
Holiday Themed Homeschooling Resources & Freebies:
Free 31 Days of Outdoor Christmas Fun Calendar – Are you tired of being rushing around and missing all the fun during the Christmas season? Use this free 31 days of outdoor Christmas fun calendar to get you organized and outside each day during the month of December!
46 Festive & Fun Activities Your Family Can Enjoy at Home for Christmas – If there was ever a year to stock up on things to do at home for Christmas, this may be the year! Even if you get out to explore and enjoy the holiday season where you live, there will be a few down days of relaxed activities on the calendar. Check out this mega list to give you some great ideas!
Celebrate Christmas in Great Britain with Shakespeare & Dickens – Christmas in Great Britain, like many other countries, is full of feasting, gathering, and giving. We have William Shakespeare & Charles Dickens to thank for penning tales of so many of these festive activities we enjoy today. With 40 days of Advent and 12 days (some times more) of Christmas, celebrations in medieval England were the highlight of the cold, winter months. Check out these FREE sample lessons.
Free Christmas STEM Projects – Keep your kids busy and learning during the holiday season. Check out these Free Christmas STEM Projects to make the very best out of your holiday season with learning and fun.
FREE Writing Prompts About Christmas – I love to incorporate themed learning during Christmas time. Writing prompts about Christmas is a great way to keep your children’s writing skills and creativity thriving during the busy holiday season.
Free Language Arts & Bible Homeschool Curriculum:
Letter Writing Templates for Kids – The art of writing letters (or even cards) is becoming a thing of the past. With email and text messages becoming the “norm” for communication, kids (and adults) write letters less and less. Do you want to teach your kids how to write letters? Check out these Letter Writing Templates to get your kids started on their own journey of handwritten letters (and cards).
FREE Weather Vocabulary Copywork – Weather is a fascinating topic, but to really understand it and how it impacts our daily lives, students need to understand the vocabulary of weather. Help them learn 20 key weather-related terms with this FREE Weather Vocabulary Copywork.
FREE Weather Phenomena Vocabulary Copywork – Weather is part of our everyday lives, but there are some types of weather that are rare, incredible, and even mysterious. Help your students learn about 30 of the world’s most fascinating weather phenomena with this FREE Weather Phenomena Vocabulary Copywork.
FREE Poetry Terminology Copywork Notebook – Poetry is all about the words, and like any subject area, it has its own set of vocabulary students need to master to fully grasp the topic. Help your kids review the basics of poetry terminology with this FREE Poetry Terminology Copywork Notebook.
FREE Storybook Character Templates – Every culture, every time in history, everywhere, people have loved stories. This set of FREE Storybook Character Templates is an engaging way for your little ones to interact with seven popular children’s stories and fairy tales.
Free Science Homeschool Curriculum:
Free Printables and Unit Studies About Elephants – Elephants will be one of the most interesting animals your kids will ever learn about. These free printables and unit studies about elephants are wonderful resources that you can use to put together a complete unit on these beautiful creatures for your kids.
Printables and Resources About Mars – Are you studying about the solar system in your homeschool this year? Use these printables and resources to help you explore and learn more about Mars, the Red Planet, as you study your way through our Solar System and the Milky Way galaxy!
Free Printables and Unit Studies About Ecosystems – An ecosystem is a community of organisms that interact together and their environment. There are many types of ecosystems for your students to explore. These free printables and unit studies about ecosystems can help you learn about the different ecosystems in your homeschool.
Free Math Resources:
FREE Addition & Subtraction Resources – Do your children struggle with math? Try replacing your regular curriculum with lots of fun math printables and worksheets. This is a great way to tailor math to what interests your child that week or month. If you need a break from a boring math lesson you may want to try these free resources for addition and subtraction to mix it up at home.
FREE Resources for Learning about 2D Shapes – Shapes are everywhere. From rectangular doors and windows, circular wheels as well as octagonal and triangular signs, learning to recognize these shapes is a skill that children need to learn in order to identify and organize visual information. A great way to start is to introduce children to learning about basic 2D shapes with these fun resources.
Free Multiplication & Division Resources – The key to mastering multiplication and division is a strong foundation in addition and subtraction. After that, repetition is important (as well as memorization). Use these free multiplication & division resources to practice until kids fully understand what they are doing.
Free History & Geography Homeschool Curriculum:
Resources for Learning About Japan – I have always been fascinated with Japanese culture and history. If the Japanese culture intrigues your family then these resources for learning about Japan will be a great place to start studying all about the country.
Resources for Learning About Scandinavia – Don’t you want to teach your kids about the land of the people who are deemed the happiest people on earth? These resources for learning about Scandinavia will help you learn a bit about the world’s happiest people.
Free Resources for Learning About the Titanic – Although the movie is a great story, there are some amazing and very fascinating stories from the real Titanic. Be sure to check out these free resources for learning about the Titanic that will help your kids understand why and how it happened.
FREE Historical Speech Analysis & Copywork: Pearl Harbor – The attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 was one of the defining moments of modern history. On December 9, 1941, President Roosevelt addressed the American people by radio. Help your students analyze his speech and what made it so powerful with this 76-page FREE Historical Speech Analysis & Copywork: Pearl Harbor unit.
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