Wednesday 22 January 2014

Homeschool 4 FREE Resource Lists {Homeschool Essentials}

Welcome to day three of this weeks 5 Days of Homeschooling Essentials posts brought to you by the Homeschool Review Crew.  We have 89 homeschool Mom's like you sharing their top homeschool essential lists with you.

Today I would like to share about my third essential homeschool item: the Homeschool for FREE resource list.

This list is Updated and Expanded

**ALL graphics below are links and will take you to the resources shared. **

Charlotte Mason Method

Teaching Blog Addict
If you've got the time then this is a one-stop shop for you to browse. With over 6000 blog hop links to browse.

This blog hop was hosted last year and has some wonderful resources for you to choose from.

Homeschool Share
This site has many topics, unit studies, printables and ideas.
How to Homeschool for FREE!

Home Learning Family

Has the most amazing list of FREE resources 100+ links divided into the following topics
  • Arts
  • Music
  • Current Events
  • Writing/Grammar
  • Reading
  • Foreign Language
  • Math
  • Technology
  • Science
    General Science
    Earth Science
    Physics Environmental Science 
  • Social Science
    Geography / Cultures
    World History
    Us History
  • Typing
  • Unit Studies
  • Testing
  • Multi - Subject Resources
  • Home Education Info and Resources
Happy Homeschool
This is a new one for me.  I am stunned at the number of links on this site.  It is amazing
Only Passionate Curiosity

This blog has a comprehensive list of FREE links which are updated often

  • Fine Arts
  • Foreign Language
  • Health
  • History
  • Kindergarten
  • Language Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Multiple Subjects (curriculum)
  • Preschool
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Supplemental Resources

Homeschool Mosaics
The list on the Homeschooling for Free post is long and well set out into the following categories
  • Whole Curriculum
  • Whole Curriculum Guides/Schedules
  • Preschool Curriculum and Resources
  • Phonics and Beginning Reading
  • Math
  • Literature/Reading Guides and Units
  • Free Books
  • Audiobooks / Stories
  • Spelling /Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Writing
  • Penmanship
  • Copy Work
  • Memory Work / Flash Cards
  • History and Government
  • Timelines and Figures
  • Geography
  • Current Events
  • Science
  • Nature Study
  • Computer Science
  • Art
  • Music
  • Typing
  • Foreign Language
  • Home Economics
  • Educational Video's
  • Virtual Field Trips and Webcams
  • High School and College
  • Unit Studies / Notebooking / Lapbooking
  • Planning / Forms / Papers / Worksheets
  • Freebie Sites
  • Blogs with Freebies and Helps

Homeschool Resource List
This is an ever growing list of links. Please be aware it uses Google Ad Choices.
Cheap Homeschooling over at
  1. Homeschooling by Grade
    1st Grade
    2nd Grade
    3rd Grade
    4th Grade
    5th Grade
    6th Grade
    Jr. High
    High School
  2. Lapbook, Notebooking, Scrapbooking And Project Resources
  3. Language Arts Resources
  4. Math Resources
  5. History Resources
  6. History Lapbooks
  7. Geography Resources
  8. Science/ Nature Resources
  9. Science/ Nature Lapbooks
  10. Animal Resources
  11. Animal Lapbooks
  12. Art Resources
  13. Literature Resources
  14. Lapbooks- General
  15. Lapooks- Seasonal
  16. Lapbooks- Holiday
  17. Getting Your Homeschool Organized
Some blogs sharing Freebies
These ladies regularly share some great finds on line.

The Notebooking Fairy -- printables and how-tos with a pinch of pixie dust

This is an amazing resource for any and all home schoolers as long as it does not paralyze you into doing nothing. Pop on over and explore Every Bed of Roses currently has over 200 boards arranged in alphabetical order. Here are some of the categories to whet your appetite.

Every Bed of Roses
Homeschoolers on Pinterest
Homeschool for FREE boards on Pinterest

The internet is full of information and can sometimes be a frustrating resources but I would encourage you to hang in there until you find a homeschooler you can connect with and whose resources you enjoy. Here are a few I've used in the past.

What is on your must have on your homeschool for FREE list ? If you have a list or use a homeschool FREE resource not listed here please leave a link in the comments to be added.


5 Days of Homeschooling Essentials Don't forget to check out and see what my fellow Homeschool Review Crew mates are sharing this week. Here are some to get you started. Some of these links will not be live until tomorrow due to time zone differences as these bloggers are from across the globe. Here are some from the crew to get you started

Note: This article is part of a reprint from my post in April 2013 and has been  
updated and expanded.

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  1. Wow - this is an incredible list!! Pinning it to refer to, and I'm sharing it on a couple of homeschool message boards as well! Thank you for putting all this together!

  2. Oh My Goodeness Chareen! This is incredible - thank you! And what Kym said!

  3. Holy Canoli- you've done it AGAIN! Your resourece lists are amazing! Sharing ; )

    1. Thanks Lisa :) Resource lists are my favourite thing to do :)

  4. This is definitely a comprehensive list! I'm looking forward to checking out many of these links... Thanks for sharing :)

  5. Thank you for sharing your thoughts. I truly appreciate your efforts and I will be
    waiting for your further post thank you once again.

  6. Once again, a wonderful list of resources. Thank you very much.

  7. I've always wanted a good solid list of homeschool resources, and even better that they are free! Amazing list Chareen!

    1. Thank you Desiree. It took me days and days to curate. I think it's time I did a new one for the letter H - Homeschool for Free.


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