Text Box:

Used Curriculum Suppliers and Swap Boards

 

Go here first! VegSource (best buying/selling swap boards on the net for used items!)

 

New Curriculum Suppliers

 

Abeka

Alpha Omega

Apologia Curriculum (mostly science)

Bob Jones Press

Christian Book Distributors

(The) Father’s Books

Heart of Wisdom (unit studies)

Home Training Tools (science aids/curriculum)

Math Relief (video algebra instruction)

Saxon Publishers

Sonlight

Teaching Textbooks (Great math curriculum!)

 

 

Helpful Organizations or Periodicals

 

CHEA Christian Home Educators Association of California

CHEFA Christian Home Educators of Fresno Area

Crosswalk.com (great homeschooling articles)

Focus on the Family

Fresno County Library

Home School Digest (magazine)

Home School Legal Defense

The Home School Mom

Valley Home Educators (Modesto, CA)

Valley Home Educators Homeschool Convention

 

 

Unit Studies, Lesson Plan Links, Teacher Aids, Teacher Sites

 

BIBLE

  Archeology and the Bible Unit Study 

  Bible Printables

  Fun Christian Unit Studies

  Old and New Testament Unit Studies (Friends and Heroes)

 

GEOGRAPHY

  Animated Atlas: Great visual of growth of the US

  General Geography

  Geography: 50 States

  Passport4Change

  Test Your Geography Knowledge

  World Flag Database: all the world’s flags

 

HISTORY

  American West

  Ancient Roman Empire (PDF)

  Ben’s Guide to US Government

  Huge List of History Units (free!)

  Little House on the Prairie Unit Study

  Little House on the Prairie Unit Study (lots of crafts)

  Little House (Create Your Own Study)

 

 

LITERATURE

  Anne of Green Gables Unit Study

  Cloudy with a Chance a Meatballs

  Little House on the Prairie Unit Study

  Little House on the Prairie Unit Study (lots of crafts)

  Little House (Create Your Own Study)

  Lion, Witch, and the Wardrobe

  Mabelle The Cable Car

 

MATH

  Clocks and Time (early elementary)

  Homeschool Math (free worksheets)

 

SCIENCE

Mammals (PDF)

Huge List of Science Units (free!)

Garden Unit Study (Christian)

 

 

ART & MUSIC

  Music Units (long list)

  Sunflower Art Unit Study

  The World’s Greatest Artists Unit Study

California State Unit Study Helps

  California Geography

  California Missions

  California Unit Study

  California State Unit Study

  Missions of California Lesson Plans

 

HOLIDAYS

 

 

Thanksgiving and Christmas

 

  Blessed Beyond Doubt Thanksgiving Links (long list) 

  History of Thanksgiving (Free printables) 

  Thanksgiving Unit Study

  Thanksgiving Unit Study (Amanda Bennett)

 

 

  Christmas Around The World Unit Study

  Christmas Unit Studies (Christian) Amanda Bennett

  Christmas Unit Study (Christian) by Teaching Home Magazine

  Christmas Units (long list)

  Good Christian Men Rejoice - the study of 15 Christmas Hymns

  Mini-Study of Christmas (Christian)

  The Names of Jesus

 

Easter

  Easter Unit Study

  Easter Unit Study-Christian (Amanda Bennett)

 

Other Holidays

 

  Fourth of July (long list of patriotic units)

  Labor Day (K-2)

  Labor Day Lessons

  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Unit Study

  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Unit Study with worksheets

  Memorial Day Unit Study (Amanda Bennett)

  Memorial Day Online Unit Study

  St. Patrick’s Day In The Morning Unit Study 

  St. Patrick’s Day Unit Study

  Valentine’s Day (Pre-K through 5th)

  Valentine’s Day Unit Study

 

 

OTHER HELPFUL HOMESCHOOLING LINKS

 

Character Journal (great Biblical instruction!)

Doorposts (great Christian training courses)

Puzzle Maker

Sites for Teachers

Teach With Movies

 

Mama’s Helpers Pages

 

ComfyFeely One of a Kind Baby Wear (all my proceeds go to making baby gift sets for families who go through the parenting program at Care Pregnancy Center)

Joyful Crochet animal and character flap hats