For many homeschoolers, summer is a full-steam ahead proposition in gearing up and finding the right curriculum and supplements for the new school year. Check out these Co-op member favorite programs for math and more.
CTCMath – Specializing in video tutorials that use a multi-sensory approach, this award-winning online math curriculum for kids of all ages provides short, concise lessons that present information in an easy-to-understand way. This program combines narrated and animated lessons with interactive questions, ensuring students get lots of instruction and practice. Also included are diagnostic tests, instant feedback and detailed progress reports. If you have been searching for a self-paced online math program, then have a look at CTCMath free for 30-days.
Discovery Education Streaming Plus – Bring your homeschool lessons alive with one of the most feature-rich and extensive video streaming services around. This program for all ages provides more than educational videos. In addition to thousands of full-length videos segmented into tens of thousands of content specific clips organized by subject matter and grade level, there are also interactive activities, reading materials, audio clips, images, virtual field trips, teaching resources and much more. Check out Discovery Education Streaming Plus free for 30-days to see all that it has to offer. (Some restrictions may apply.)
Thinkwell – How would you like to have a professor from a top college teach your children in grades 6-12 right in your own home? Then take a look at Thinkwell. Short online video lectures presented by professors from colleges such as Purdue, Williams College, Rice University and more plus extensive interactive exercises help make material memorable without the need of a textbook. This comprehensive curriculum not only provides 27/7/365 access, but also includes worked out solutions to exercises, animations, illustrated notes, tests and exams and tracking tools. In addition to math courses, there are also science, government, economics and public speaking courses, some of which are available for Honors or AP students. Give Thinkwell a spin for free for 14-days.