All About Reading Content: Reading Grade(s): PreK – 3rd Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement:Essential Cost: $$ || ? Pages: 201 Publication Date: 2011 Publisher: www.allaboutlearningpress.com From All About Reading’s website: All About Reading is a scripted, open-and-go program developed for busy parents, teachers, and tutors who want to teach reading in the most effective way possible. T...

Title: Ultimate Homeschool Physical Education Game Book Content: P.E. Grade(s): 1st – 12th Religious Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: N/A Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $ || ? Pages: Publication Date: 2003 Date of Review: April 5, 2016 Common Core Aligned: No Review of Ultimate Homeschool Physical Education Game Book Gym class in traditional schools isn’t always a lot of fun. First, there’s the waiting. With ...

Pirate’s Guide t’ th’ Grammar of Story Content: Creative Writing Grade(s): 7th and up Religious Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: None Teacher Involvement: Moderate Cost: $$$ || ?? Pages: 328 Publication Date: 2016 Publisher: Wondertale Date of Review: August 26, 2016 Common Core Aligned: No Review of A Pirate’s Guide t’ th’ Grammar of Story: A Creative Writing Curriculum Not often will...

Beast Academy Content: Math Grade(s): 2nd – 5th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Solutions Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$$ || ? Pages: 100+ each Publication Date: 2011 Publisher: beastacademy.com Common Core Aligned: Yes Updated Review: May 26, 2015 Reviewer: Alessa Giampaolo Keener, M.Ed. Let every math-loving family delight! The mathematicians behind the Art of Problem Solving are in the process of developi...

Everyday Learning Logic Puzzles Content: Math – Logic Grade(s): 3rd – 7th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: None Teacher Manual: N/A Parent Involvement: Moderate Cost: $ || ? info Publisher: www.teacherspayteachers.com Updated Review: 04/17/2014 From Everyday Learning’s website: We’ve taken critical thinking activities to a whole new level by integrating content-area facts with fun, deductive thinking, table logic puzzles...

Professor Toto Content: Foreign Language – Multiple Grade(s): PreK – 5th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Moderate Cost: $$ || ? Pages: DVD & print components Publication Date: 2003 Publisher: www.professortoto.com Updated Review: May 6, 2014 From Professor Toto’s website: Professor Toto is a series of multi-award winning language education tools for ages 2 to 8. Animated D...

Mapping the World by Heart Content: Geography Grade(s): 5th -12th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$ || ? Pages: 188 pages Publication Date: 2010 Publisher: fablevisionlearning.com Review Updated: 5/7/2014 NOTE: Mapping the World with Art is often confused with the Mapping the World by Heart geography curriculum. From FableVision’s website: Mapping the World by Heart incl...

Spectrum Chemistry Content: Science Grade(s): 7th – 10th Perspective: Christian Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement: Minimal Cost: $ || ? Pages: 290 Publication Date: 2000 Publisher: www.beginningspublishing.com Review Last Updated: May 28. 2017 Common Core Aligned: No ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Spectrum Chemistry is one-year student-directed chemistry course is done three days a week, one of w...

Sonday System, 2nd Edition Content: Phonics Grade(s): K – 5th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Included Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$$ || ? Pages: Packaged Kit Publication Date: 2088 Publisher: www.winsorlearning.com Review Last Updated: Common Core Aligned: ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** The Sonday System 1 guides beginning reading, writing and spelling instruction, reading intervention, ins...

REAL Science Odyssey Content: Science Grade(s): 1st-4th (Level 1); 5th-8th (Level 2) Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Moderate Cost: $$ || ? Pages: 250 (varies) Publication Date: 2013 Publisher: www.pandiapress.com Common Core Aligned: No ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Each book of REAL Science Odyssey is a complete one-year science curriculum. Each topic in the REAL Science Odyssey s...

Wordly Wise 3000
Most Popular , Reading , Vocabulary / February 3, 2011

Wordly Wise 3000 4th Edition Content: Vocabulary Grade(s): K – 12th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement: Moderate Cost: $ || ? Pages: 153 Publication Date: 2012 Publisher: http://eps.schoolspecialty.com Review Last Updated: May 27, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Wordly Wise 3000® 4th Edition provides direct academic vocabulary instruction...

Primary Phonics
Reading / February 3, 2011

Primary Phonics Content: Phonics Grade(s): K – 6th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$ || ? Pages: Multiple books Publication Date: 1996 Publisher: http://eps.schoolspecialty.com Review Last Updated: Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Primary Phonics® is a systematic, phonics-based early reading program that incorporates decod...

Touchphonics
Reading / February 3, 2011

Touchphonics Content: Phonics Grade(s): K – 5th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Included Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$ || ? Pages: 180 Publication Date: 2006 Publisher: http://eps.schoolspecialty.com Review Last Updated: May 27, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Word building is the key step in every Touchphonics lesson where students work with Touch-Unit...

Explode the Code
Reading / February 3, 2011

Explode the Code Content: Phonics Grade(s): PreK – 5th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $ || ? Pages: 92 Publication Date: 2015 Publisher: http://eps.schoolspecialty.com Review Last Updated: May 27, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Explode The Code® is a research-based, multisensory program geared to improving literacy ...

Key To Math
Math / February 2, 2011

Key To . . . math series Content: Mathematics Grade(s): 2nd – 8th Religious Perspective: Secular Prep Time: None Teacher Manual: None Teacher Involvement: Not needed Cost: $ || ? Pages: Varies Publication Date: 1993 Publisher: www.mheducation.com Updated Review: July 6, 2016 Common Core Aligned: No Review of Key to Math series Key To are self-paced, self-guided workbooks—covering topics from fractions and decimals to algebra an...

Math U See, K-8
Math , Most Popular / February 1, 2011

Content: Math Grade(s): K-8 Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$$ || ? Pages: Video and Text Publication Date: 2009 Publisher: www.mathusee.com Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Math-U-See is a mastery approach designed to teach students specific skills that build as the student progresses. This systematic and cumulative approach uses a ...

Griggs International Academy
Full Curriculum / February 1, 2011

Griggs International Academy Content: Distance Learning Full Curriculum Grade(s): K -12th Perspective: Christian Teacher Involvement: Cost: $ || ? Publisher: www.griggs.edu Review Last Updated: May 28, 2017 ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Griggs International Academy offers a full Kindergarten to 12th grade curriculum in regionally accredited programs. Because distance learning families have different needs, Griggs offers t...

Singapore Math K-8
Math , Most Popular / February 1, 2011

Singapore Math Content: Mathematics Grade(s): K-8 Religious Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $ || ? Pages: Publication Date: Publisher: www.singaporemath.com Last Upated: May 26, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Available as separate edition From Singapore Math’s website:

Saxon Math
High School , Math / February 1, 2011

Saxon Math Content: Math Grade(s): K – 12th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Minimal Teacher Manual: Yes Teacher Involvement: Essential Cost: $$$$ || ? Pages: 200+ Publication Date: 2004 Publisher: Saxon Math series Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Saxon Math is designed to support the long-term mastery and applications that will make a difference during testing and in students’ future education...

Calvert Education

Calvert Education Content: Full Grade(s): PreK – 12th Perspective: Secular Prep Time: Moderate Teacher Manual: Available Teacher Involvement: Moderate Cost: $$$$ || ? Pages: Online & Book Publisher: www.calverteducation.com Review Last Updated: May 28, 2017 Common Core Aligned: Yes ** From the Publisher’s Website: ** Calvert Education’s inquiry-based method of learning allows students to absorb subject matter a...