Books

Homeschooling Paperback Swap

A couple of weeks ago, an acquaintance introduced me to the site PaperbackSwap.com.  If you love books (as most homeschoolers do), this is a site for you. At Paperback Swap, you can trade your unwanted books, both paperback and hardcover, for others that you’re looking for — and it’s free! Here’s how the site works: After signing up, list the books that you no

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“Little Hands” Books

If you have a young child and are looking for something creative to do, check out the Little Hands art and craft books from Williamson Publishing. This series of books presents easy crafts and activities for little ones that can be done as summer projects or art assignments during the school year. The Little Hands Big Fun Craft Book by Judy Press and Loretta

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The Core Knowledge Series – Homeschooling Books

Whether or not you’re new to homeschooling, the Core Knowledge book series edited by E. D. Hirsch, Jr. is a valuable resource for those teaching children from kindergarten through sixth grade. Designed to be used by both parents and teachers, the books discuss the important knowledge a child should learn as he completes a particular grade. Titles include What Your Kindergartener Needs to Know,

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Finding Used Curriculum Online

Summer is here, and while the kids are relaxing, homeschooling parents are preparing for the next school year. Classes are planned, lessons are written out, and schoolbooks are purchased. If you’re trying to save a little money on next year’s curriculum, you might consider buying used texts. There are several good sites online to find used homeschooling books online. eBay: This is one of

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