Free and Affordable Alternatives to K12 and Connections Academy (or other public-school-at-home programs)

In our state, K12 and Connections Academy are two options for school at home, and they are free (they’re not free in some states). ┬áThere’s nothing wrong with K12, Connections Academy, or other public school online programs in which your child can learn in the comfort of home or on the go. They are often free or very affordable and include everything your child needs to learn at home. However, they are not technically “homeschool” programs, in that the curriculum provided is government-dictated and does not allow flexibility in scheduling or parent-led teaching, which many homeschooling families wish to avoid. Here are some alternatives to the online public school programs that are also free (or in some of the cases below, affordable). Read more

Thinkster Math Discount – A Deal for You

Math Made Fun - Homeschool Math Help Tutoring Online Classes Review and discount of Thinkster Math

The following is an overview of Thinkster Math, and includes a discount code for you. Included is information for your review, and includes affiliate links. Thinkster Math is an iPad based Math program (not on Android yet) that is highly valued for homeschool moms who enjoy a little bit of independence for their children, and for kids who enjoy fun, engaging and interactive Math practice. Continue reading to decide if Thinkster Math is something your frugal homeschooling family might like to use in your curriculum this year. Included in this post is a discount code for 10% OFF YOUR FIRST TWO MONTHS of Thinkster Math!

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Free Homeschool Math Videos

free educational and homeschool math videos for learning at home the frugal homeschooling mom blog

Homeschooling for free and frugal isn’t easy. Sometimes finding free educational videos for teaching Math can be difficult. Like Khan Academy, this website also hosts free videos for anyone to use, making Math super easy for homeschooling moms to teach.

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