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. Don’t forget to check out all of the exclusive freebies over at www.homeschoolgiveaways.com.
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Language Arts Resources
What is Narration and How Does It Work? – Using narration in your homeschool is a wonderful evaluation tool for reading; which requires much thinking and assimilating on the student’s part.
FREE Fiction Text Structure Resources Printable Pack – Children understand fiction stories the best, but some readers still struggle with being able to retell a story. This FREE printable pack will help your students to understand the beginning, middle and end of the story without having to retell every.single.detail.
FREE Essay Writing Printable Pack – Students will use the pages to brainstorm, fill in the information, follow instructions to improve writing, put draft in order using the information collected, and finally use the checklist to create an excellent final draft.
FREE DIY Book Report Kit – $4.99 value – Use this FREE DIY Book Report Kit with your elementary students and build good reading habits while teaching them the basics of book reports. Includes 4 pages of graphic organizers, question prompts, illustration boxes, and more.
Homeschool History & Geography FREE Resources
Teaching Children About The Seven Continents (FREE Printables) – It’s a Small World Unit Study teaches children about all the seven continents of the Earth. The unit study exposes students to a world that is bigger than they can imagine, but smaller than they think.
FREE Timeline of Prince Edward Island History – This is part of the Canadian History Series. Create a map of the province, make a timeline of its history, and explore more of the province’s past with writing prompts.
Upper Grade (Middle & High School) Resources
Great Group Activities for Homeschooled Middle Schoolers – The Middle School years can be very difficult for our tweens and teens socially. In the homeschooling community it can be hard to get our kids connected as they may be shy or nervous to meet other teens.This will give you some inspiration.
FREE Printable Pack for Planning Your Highschool Electives – Plan Your High School Electives is a 3 step process of research, conversations with your teen, and a narrowing down of choices and how you will fulfill them.
Why and How to Read Aloud with your Middle Schooler – Some of the best memories of homeschooling, is cuddling up on the couch with my little ones and good literature. It doesn’t have to stop once they get older though.
FREE Character Study based on The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe – Help your middle and high schooler learn about biblical character through this one-of-a-kind Character Study based on C.S. Lewis’ famous book, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
How to Create Writing Prompts for Your Homeschool Students – Good writing prompts can get creative ideas flowing and the imagination working. Jump start your writing prompts for the rest of the year.
FREE Early Learning Resources
Preschool Craft Series: Coffee Filters – Crafts can be overwhelming for moms that don’t feel like they are very crafty or creative. I am excited to share this new series with you!
Fairy Tale Fun and Freebies – Fairy Tales are alot of fun to study with your little ones. The stories are familiar and engaging and there are so many creative ideas of crafts and books and movies to go with each one.
FREE Alphabet Teeth Cleaning Printable Activity – Learning about keeping your teeth clean and teeth health is very important. This is a great lesson that you can teach when you are learning about community helpers and dentists.
Sweet FREE Printable Memories Keepsake for Preschool Graduation – Don’t miss out on this preschool graduation printable that makes a treasured keepsake for years to come.
FREE Printable ABC Bible Memory Verses Pack – You can impart the gift of a heart of memorized Scripture to your child, and you can start when they are small! This ABC Bible Memory Verse Pack makes it easy.
FREE Get-Ready-for Spring Preschool Learning Pack – Be prepared for Spring with this free Spring preschool learning pack.
Limited Time Freebie ~ Butterflies Preschool/PreK Pack – Preschoolers will love working through this Butterflies Preschool/PreK Pack as they welcome the new season.
General Homeschool Resources
25 Ridiculously Fun LEGO Activities for Kids – There are so many LEGO activity ideas out there for your kids to explore.
Tips for Keeping Your Homeschool Computers Working Great – A slow, laggy computer is not ideal for creating learning resources or enhancing your kids’ learning experience. Learn how to keep your computers and devices clean and running properly.
7 Out-of-the-Box Indoor Activities for Winter (for Kids) – If you are looking for ways to have family time, even if you are stuck in doors, this will give you some really cool ideas.
FREE Origami Animal Coloring Pages – Origami is a paper art craft that is really fun to learn about when you are studying about the Japanese culture.
FREE Telling Time Printable – Telling time is a tricky concept, and kids need all the practice they can get! Your child can practice analog and digital time-telling with this delightful printable.
Valentine’s Day Resources
FREE Scripture Valentine Printable Bag Toppers – Check out the sweetest printables and ideas that will have you and your children making the most heartfelt Valentine’s treats with printable scriptures.
Fun, FREE Valentine’s Day Worksheets for Beginning Readers – Get ready for your Valentine’s Day or friendship day celebrations!
Printable Valentine Coloring Book Pictures – Take a look at these Valentine Coloring Book Pictures you can print. They are great for preschool or even kindergarten age.
Unit Studies, Fine Arts Freebies, & Electives
25 Art Projects Inspired by Famous Artists: Post-Impressionism – If you have an art lover at home, these 25 art projects inspired by famous Post-Impressionism artists will be a hit. The art projects are inspired by Vincent Van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, and Paul Cezanne.
Create a Mona Lisa Parody – Creating your own Mona Lisa parody is a memorable art project for your homeschool art history lesson plans. Combine this activity with research about Leonardo DaVinci, and your kids will rank up in art connoisseur status.
Famous Artist Study Series: Leonardo Da Vinci – Leonardo Da Vinci is a famous artist and scientist from the Renaissance and Middle Ages time period. Not only did he create some amazing masterpieces, he was also a famous scientist who was a pioneer in the medical field, and an amazing inventor during the Renaissance.
FREE Science & Math Resources
FREE Landforms Bulletin Board Posters and Matching Activity – This landforms freebie contains 20 landform posters with illustrations and definitions, plus two matching activities.
50+ Totally Awesome STEAM Projects – Every child loves little projects and experiments. When you’re young, it’s fun to get your hands dirty and make a mess, right? So here are over fifty totally awesome STEAM projects that are perfect keeping your kids’ minds and hands busy.
FREE and Frugal Unit Resources for Types of Biomes – Check out this list of free homeschool videos, printables and more that you can use to teach a unit study on biomes.
FREE Earth Science Lapbook (Homeschool Science Unit Study) – This free Earth Science Lapbook comes with a free downloadable middle school science book. Using online science tools like these in homeschooling is perfect for those of us who can’t afford actual textbooks.
Dividing Fractions by Fractions (FREE Interactive Notebook) – This interactive notebook provides your homeschool with dividing fractions examples and give them a chance to practice.
Measurement and Graphing Line Plot Activity (FREE Printables) – This test prep activity incorporates both measurement and graphing (line plot) to keep your learners engaged.
FREE Math Practice Worksheets for Grades 2-6 – Whether used as a quiz or just a fun, additional lesson, use these FREE Math practice worksheets for grades 2-6 to review your child’s math skills.
FREE Character-Building Resources
FREE Printable Biblical Feasts e-Book – The Biblical Feasts book is available in print for $8.99, but you can download the e-book for free! There are 131 pages, and it’s perfect for individual or group study. What a lovely way to study God’s Word together as a family!
Teaching Theology to Kids by Asking Hard Questions with FREE Printables – Kids can come up with some pretty difficult questions sometimes. Learn how to turn these moments into teaching moments.
FREE Proverbs 31 Woman Devotional – This free downloadable Proverbs 31 Woman devotional takes you step by step and verse by verse to growing as a mother, wife and woman.
FREE One Year Bible Brick Challenge & Reading Plan – Take a look at the Bible Brick Challenge plans for kids that help teach the most important thing – God’s Word – with such a fun and educational tool!
Get into God’s Word with Your Kids (FREE Downloadable Cheatsheet) – If we want to lead our kids to Jesus, then we have to get into God’s Word with them.
Bible Timeline Resources (200+ FREE Printables) – If you are looking for ways to use timelines while teaching the Bible to your homeschool, then these 200+ printable timeline cards from Creation through the Resurrection will work perfectly.
Balance Amidst the Chaos: Tips for Homeschooling, Work-at-Home Parents – Juggling homeschooling and working from can a big challenge. Find encouragement here.
How to Teach Reading Comprehension – My children have always struggled with this. FInd out how to help them improve in this much needed skill.
Sabbath Schooling: How it saved my homeschool from burnout – Are you burned out in your homeschool? Consider this new way of planning your homeschool year.
ETERNITY IN THEIR HEARTS: Taking the Long View on Home Education – It’s easy to lose sight of what’s really important when we are home educating our children.
Carrie has been homeschooling for over a decade and loves to share FREE homeschooling resources, deals, and reviews over at Homeschool Giveaways. You can find homeschool freebies, free homemaking resources, meal plans, free unit studies, and much more.