Freebie Friday – Kids Summer Camp – Art, Social Studies & Special Needs

Kids Summer Camp at the Homeschool Buyers Co-op continues. This week, take a look at three more awesome programs that you can try for free for art, social studies and specials needs.

Mark Kistler Draw3D Art Lessons – Join Emmy Award winning Mark Kistler as he teaches your children of all ages how to draw in 3D and build critical thinking skills while nourishing confidence and finding their individual potential. Through entertaining and engaging online tutorials you kids can learn to draw a flying hippo, a suds creature, cool sharks, a Venus flytrap, a sea turtle, arching doorways and a jet plane. Let your children's creative imaginations soar with Mark Kistler Draw3D Free Art Lessons.

Discovery Education Social Studies Techbook - Using an inquiry-based approach to enhance literacy and critical thinking skills, this digital textbook for students in grades 6 though 8, your kids can learn the content and skills needed to question the past, understand the present, and shape the future. Courses include U.S. History, World History, Civics and Government, and World Geography and Cultures and feature interactive text, maps, and timelines, videos, photos, audio, virtual field trips, more than 3,000 primary sources and more. Explore the world free for 7-days with Discovery Education Social Studies Techbook.

Nessy Reading and Spelling – Do you have a child that struggles with reading and spelling due to dyslexia? Then give this program a look-see. Using videos, games printable worksheets and more, this program adheres to the Orton-Gillingham principles and includes essential components needed to help a dyslexic child achieve success and confidence. Students learn independently at their own pace while systematically developing phonetic awareness, phonic skills, blending and segmentation understanding, and building sight word recognition, reading fluency, vocabulary and comprehension. Try the U.S. version of Nessy Reading and Spelling free for 7-days.