Summertime is the perfect time to test the waters with a new curriculum that you have been thinking about adding to your homeschool classroom. If you have been looking for an all-in-one program, then check out these free trials available at the Co-op.
ABCmouse.com – This award-winning early learning online program for kids grades PreK-2 provides children access to over 8,500 learning activities using puzzles, books, songs, animations, printables and much more. Topics covered include language development, reading skills, math, science, social studies and more. Plus, ABCmouse.com not only works on computers but also on tablets and smartphones so you can use it while you are on the go this summer. Try your first month to ABCmouse.com for free.
Adventure Academy – With this new program from the creators of ABCmouse.com, children in grades 2- 8 experience immersive learning adventures in a virtual 3-D universe that builds critical knowledge skills across core subjects. Through game play, videos, puzzles and more, kids complete learning quests to unlock new zones and can interact with other learners in a COPPA compliant and safe platform. Explore Adventure Academy for free for 30-days.
The Great Courses Plus – If you have a grade 6-12 student in your house that loves streaming video, then you will want to check out this service. With over 11,000 video lectures (and more added all the time) from Ivy League professors, and experts from the Smithsonian, National Geographic, The Culinary Institute of America, The Mayo Clinic and others, there is no shortage of fascinating subjects and topics to keep your child interested and learning. Videos be watched on your computer, tablet, mobile devices and smart TVs and many include an e-guidebook to help with course. Check out The Great Courses Plus free for a month plus save 50% of 3 months to see if this program is a good fit for your family.