- Home School Legal Defense Association
- Christian Home Educators of Kentucky
- Kentucky Home Education Association
- Abeka Book
- Alpha Omega Publications
- Ambleside (Charlotte Mason style-free curriculum)
- Apologia Science for Homeschoolers
- Beginning Publishing House – Rainbow Science
- Builder Books
- Bob Jones University Press
- Classical Christian Homeschooling
- Critical Thinking Books and Software
- Elijah Company
- Educators Publishing Services
- Evan Moore
- Five in a Row
- Geography Matters
- Greenleaf Press
- Lifetime Books and Gifts
- Keepers of the Faith
- My Father’s World
- An Old Fashioned Education – K-12 and completely free
- Penny Gardener (another Charlotte Mason resource)
- Rainbow Resource
- School of Tomorrow
- Sonlight Curriculum
- Teacher Created Resources was created by teachers for teachers and parents
- Winter Promise
- Abeka Book
- Alpha Omega Publications
- American School (9-12)
- Bob Jones University Press
- Calvert School (K-8)
- Christian Liberty Academy
- Covenant Home Curriculum
- Jubilee Academy
- K-12 Curriculum
- KY Virtual High School (9-12)
- Moore Foundation
- Penn Foster
- Seton Home Study School
- Summit Christian Academy
- KY Virtual University for K-12 learners “The documents have great descriptions of the available courses. I thought others might find this helpful.”
Homeschool Supplements, Organizers, and Forms
- Bean Bible
- Chart Jungle
- A Family After God’s Own Heart Christian website with forms, devotions, etc.
- Donna Young‘s Homeschool
- Enchanted Learning
- School Express Free Worksheets
- Heart of Wisdom General homeschool curriculum
- Preschool Printables Great coloring pages
- Homeschool Central
- Homeschool Radio Shows
- Homeschool World
- Homeschool Tracker
- Discovery School Multiple subjects, lesson plans, etc.
- FlyLady.net Personal Organizers
- Teaching with Heart Teaching is a Work of Heart
- TeacherNet Teacher Resources
- TipzTime Free Chore Charts
Free Curriculum and Supplies Catalogs
- About.com Homeschooling
- Escapade Direct
- The Mailbox
- Rainbow Resource Center
- Science Kit & Boreal Laboratories
Bible Studies and Worksheets
- Kid’s Sunday School Place Children’s Ministry Resources & Curriculum
- Home-world Bible Study Worksheets
- Doorposts $5 charts for character building
- Crosswalk.com All animals in scripture
- Calvery Chapel Free Bible Material
- Home Life Ministires Monthly free e-mails on a character quality
- Focus on Your Child Monthly character topic with poster, and story
Foreign Language Studies
- WordReference.com Foreign Language Dictionary
- Teachnet.com Lesson helpers and ideas
- BrainPOP Subject references and standards. Some links require subscription.
- Geography Matters features quality hands-on geography and history materials, articles, and activities to help you make learning fun and memorable.
Handwrititing and Motor Skills
- Amazing Handwriting Worksheets Need handwriting help? Make your own worksheets
- Can Do Kids Different learning styles with videos to help
- Allrecipes Searchable by Ingredients
- Marmee Dear‘s Kitchen Good for teaching Home Ec Skills
- Recipe Source
History, Social Studies, and Political Science
- About.com All 50 states pages Mystery of History – HS Mom that parallels Bible and world history together – older ages
- whitehousekids.gov American History and Politics – For older students, there is www.whitehouse.gov/index.html
- Restoring America Project American history
- America’s Library American’s Story
- Mummification Achient Egypt
- A Book in Time History
- About.com KY State Unit Study
- Electric Homeschool Online Thanksgiving Information
Library Skills and Resources
Language Arts and Writing Skills
- Christian Writers Guild
- English The Easy Way
- Design-a-Study High school curriculum for LA through classic movies
- Brightly Beaming Resources Mostly language arts – day by day schedule
- UsingEnglish.com Need English handouts?
- Training for Triumph is a Christian based Language Arts program with curriculum for cottage classes.
- Young Achievers
- The Tongue United Grammar for Journalism
- Purplemath Algebra lessons and help
- The Math Forum Ask Dr. Math
- Practice Problems for the Cal Assessment Test 1st – 8th grade math
- kidsnumbers.com Create free worksheets, some games (1-2 grade)
- Aplus Math Create worksheets for +, -, x, division
- More Than Math Games for 3rd, 4th, 5th grades
- Mrs. Glossers Math Goodies
- Homeschool Math
- Muggins! Math Muggins This website sells math games with unique and challenging formats.
- Excel Math Math program
- The Math Worksheet Math Worksheets
- MathStories.com Math Word Problems
- Webmath.com Math Help
- Math Magician Games Online math quizzes
- RightStart Mathematics
- Rhymes Tables Teach your child the Times Tables in 1 hour!
- KidsBank.com Saving vs. Spending – Help your child learn about banking
- MoneyInstructor.com Worksheets for money skills, pay for “full membership”
- Lessoncorner.com LessonCorner’ s Math worksheets generators allow teachers to generate dynamic math worksheets for all grades in 4 easy steps.
- Classics for Kids
- Guitar Lesson World
- Essentials of Music Need to know all about music and composers?
Close MeOnline Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Reference Aids
- Progressive Phonics Free phonic books
- Succeed to Read Includes Reading Rescue 1-2-3
- Headsprout Reading
- Reading Horizons You get an extra 10% off your purchase when using the coupon code: LINKED
- Cornell Lab of Ornithology Bird Studies can be more fun with coloring pages
- Bird Nests Cool website showing several kinds of nests built by some common birds
- Chem4Kids Chemistry basics
- Exploratorium in San Francisco has a neat website for kids to explore
- Cool Science for Curious Kids downloads available
- howstuffworksSimilar to About.com, this website shows you how stuff works!
- Home Science Adventures (Apologia)
- Home Science Tools
- Human Anatomy Online Human Anatomy and Physiology – Please view with child if you are sensitive to certain subjects
- StarChild Lesson plans for solar system, and online games for 2nd grade up
- NASA and Space Studies
- The Great Plant EscapePlant life cycle
- Answers in Genesis Science
- Jeannie Fulbright Science for younger grades & homeschool helps
- Windows to the Universe Solar system, weather activities / lesson plans
- AVKO Need spelling help? Is your child struggling? AVKO may be the answer. This curriculum is geared toward the dyslexic child, but works for all kids of all learning styles.
- Scripps Spelling Lists All 23,413 words from the last 50 years of Spelling Bees.
- Spelling Bee Lists – Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grades 7-8, Spell-Off List
Unit Studies, Etc.
- Amanda Bennett Unit Studies
- KET’s Encyclomedia If you are looking for short videos that teach social studies and many other topics, consider joining KET’s EncycloMedia. There is a yearly fee.
- Enchanted Learning Lots of worksheets, mini-books, and activities geared toward the elementary ages. There is a small fee for some of the activities.
- In the Hands of a Child Provides free unit studies periodically on their website.
- TruthQuest History Seeking God’s truth…embedded in the flow of history!
- Learning Adventures Unit studies for 4-8th grade
- HomeschoolShare Free unit studies and lapbook lessons.
At Home Testing
Book Clubs And Publishers
- Dorling Kindersley Books
- God’s World Book Club
- Harcourt School Publishers
- Harper Collins Children’s Publisher
- Scholastic Books
Credits Before College Guide
This is a comprehensive guide from Affordable Colleges Online that provides information for students that want to earn college credits early.
Arts And Crafts Ideas And Supplies
- Kinder Printables Christmas ideas for young elementary.
- Crayola Creativity Central
- Discount School Supply has great prices for all your school needs.
- Economy Handicrafts
- Family Fun
- Miller Pads and Papers
- Oriental Trading Company
- S & S Arts and Crafts
Periodicals And Newsletters
- Eclectic Homeschool Online
- Free Science Information
- Gentle Spirit
- God’s World Newspaper
- Growing Without Schooling (John Holt)
- Homeschool Digest
- Homeschooling Life
- The Homeschool Magazine
- Homeschool Today
- KY Young Authors Program
- Moore Report International
- The Old Schoolhouse
- The Patriarch (For Dads)
- Practical Homeschooling
- The Teaching Home
Used Curriculum Sources
- The Back Pack
- Educator’s Exchange
- Great Homeschool Books
- Sale/Swap Board
Kids Games And Learning Activitie
Parents, please note, it is highly suggested that you monitor your child’s time on the internet. The following sites are kid friendly, and many of them are recommended by other homeschool families. However, this will not prevent a child from surfing to another potentially hazardous site. Please notify Nova Davidson if you find anything offensive or inappropriate, so that we may remove the web link from this page. In addition, if you have other websites that you think others may like, please notify Nova with the web address and what category you would like to see it added to. Thanks!
- American Girl
- Earth Calendar
- Games Kids Play
- Kids Games
- Little House on the Prairie
- PBS Kids
- Scholastic Kids
- Collecting State Quarters
- The School Bell
Local Interests And Resources
- Adventures in Our World!
- Challenger Learning Center in Radcliff
- Cincinnati Zoo
- Explorium of Lexington – kids museum
- All Kentucky Parks Enjoy hiking and camping?
- If your children enjoy parks and recreations
- Catalog books online
- Jefferson Memorial Forest
- Louisville area parks
- Louisville Orchestra w/ orKIDStra series
- Louisville Zoo
- Kentucky state home page
- KY Secretary of State’s Office
- Official website of Louisville, KY
- Shaker Village near Harrodsburg has many activities for kids and adults alike. This is a fun and informative field trip for all.
- Southeast Outlook
- Sugarbush Maple Syrup Farm in Salem, IN
- Sycamore Ridge Farm
- Wonder Valley Christian Camp
Christian Websites For Moms & Dads
- Crown Ministries helps families learn to budget their finances and plan for all of life’s expenses in a Godly manner.
- Fly Lady If you haven’t heard of this one, you just GOTTA see it!
- Focus on the Family has been very active in the Christian community for over 20 years. Lots of ideas and support.
- Home School Mom Getting Organized Planner
- Homeschool Dads A website for Dads? Check it out.
- Moms In Touch Do you want to get involved with other women and pray for the schools in your area? Moms In Touch is a great resource.
- Gospelcom Daily devotions and support from other women are offered by Proverbs 31, “a non- denominational, non-profit organization that brings God’s peace, perspective, and purpose to today’s busy woman.” You can sign up for daily devotions to be sent to your email address and receive a monthly newsletter for a small donation.
- Love At Home An internet resource for the above average family (more than 2.2 kids).
- Managers of Their Homes The Maxwell Family.
- MOMYS others of Many Young Siblings (lots of help here!).