Tuesday, 9 April 2013


This site sells great algebra books.  If you email for shipping charges they will invoice you before you buy.

sample here :-


Sunday, 25 September 2011


Gender differentiated ideas, because boys and girls really are different!

HE network, law, SEN etc

Group for anyone whose child is taking exams. Highly recommended.

Group for anyone home educating a child with special needs with an incredible range of expertise among its members.

US homeschooling sites with a great range of articles on different approaches. Much cheaper than buying every home education book you can find because you're paranoid about doing a good job.

Lisa's resources page. (I recommend the blog too...)

Wednesday, 14 September 2011

Things That Don't Fit Anywhere Else

Lists of different holidays and festivals.

Living history events in various areas.

Daily emails for HE ideas

US Primary school website (up to about 11) Some great themed printables and colouring pages.

Free downloadable e books. Also fiction and lots of other stuff.

Free printables and writing sheets

Comic information on hundreds of subjects

Charlotte Mason-style school website with loads of fun interactive activities across the curriculum. Ideal for days where you're tied up with another child or not at your best for whatever reason!

A handy resource for animal projects or for animal mad DC's.


Lapbooking and Unit Studies

Amanda Bennett Unit Studies to buy

Ready to print lapbooks in hundreds of topics

Free unit studies

Lots of free lapbooks here. Many based on FIAR and Sonlight books

Free how to do lapbooking advice

Templates to make your own

Notebooking - some free

Lapbooks to inspire you

Hot to make our own notebooking pages

Lapbook Lessons

Ready to print lapbooks in full colour. Includes Apologia science ones

Knowledge Box Central lapbooks

Sites with National Curriculum information

Nice and clear about what children in the school sector are expected to do at each age. Also some excellent resources.

Contains the statutory programmes of study and attainment for all the Key Stages for England. Great as a starting point to work out what YOU consider important in an education for YOUR child.

Tons of resources here. Shows how the NC could have been made SO much better...

Reading Lists

List by a long time home educator, aimed at fluent readers.

Sonlight reading lists. (Sonlight is a Christian literature based American HE curriculum.)

Business Studies/Economics

Recommended by Elysian - Secondary school level business studies and economics activities and lesson plans. Also with a good blog explaining economic news