11-07-2019 Newsletter

In this issue:
 
  • It's Learning Fun Month at the Co-op!
  • GroupBuy Roundup :
    • Deals of the Day - Reading Eggs, Math Mammoth and Adaptive Curriculum

    • Math Practice Made Fun - The Quarter Mile Math, Mangahigh and Highlights Mathmania

    • Help With Reading - Reading Assistant, MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach and Achieve3000

    • Try Before You Buy! - ReadingIQ, LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary and Nessy.com

    • November Freebie! - FREE Give Thanks Craft Booklet

    • In the Pipeline - TYSC Science-Art Fusion, Clear Water Press - One Year Adventure Novel, Cover Story & Byline, Magic School Bus Science Club and College Prep Genius

  • Free Curriculum Discoveries and their ClickSchooling Reviews

  • Cathy Duffy Reviews

  • Homeschool Garden

  • Just for Fun
GroupBuy Roundup
Deals of the Day - Today Only!
TODAY ONLY (November 7, 2019), purchase any of these Deals of the Day and receive Bonus SmartPoints. Don't miss these BEST DEALS ON THE PLANET!

Reading Eggs - Save 25% + Get Double SmartPoints

Reading Eggs - Save 25% + Get Double SmartPoints

Reading Eggs is a popular online reading program for K-2 children featuring animated characters, songs, golden eggs, and a reward system that is designed to motivate children to keep exploring and learning. But does it work?

If you're looking for something fun and educational for your child, take a look at Reading Eggs -- you'll save 25% at the Co-op. When you place your order, we will give you a coupon code within minutes that you can use to convert your trial account to a paid one. Plus, if purchased today as a Deal of the Day, we'll throw in Double SmartPoints!

Math Mammoth - Get Double SmartPoints

Math Mammoth - Get Double SmartPoints

Math Mammoth is a hugely popular math curriculum created by Maria Miller, a math teacher and passionate homeschool math advocate. In this GroupBuy, you will find a comprehensive library of PDF math worktexts, workbooks, and complete math curriculum for grades 1-8 available as a digital download.

As a Deal of the Day, members earn Double SmartPoints (20/$1 spent) on this popular GroupBuy. Plus, receive the digital download within minutes of placing your order so your student can get started today!

Adaptive Curriculum - Save up to 60% + Get 500 SmartPoints

Adaptive Curriculum - Save up to 60% + Get 500 SmartPoints

The heart of the Adaptive Curriculum offering is a large library of online, multi-media, interactive instructional modules called Activity Objects, so named because they draw students into an inter-activity with the subject being taught. Each Activity Object allows grade 5-12 students to participate in virtual experiments, scientific inquiry exercise, and problem-based learning that helps them gain the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in Math and Science.

Members save up to 60% plus if purchased today as a Deal of the Day, we'll give you 500 SmartPoints, too!

Math Practice Made Fun

The Quarter Mile Math - Save 30%

The Quarter Mile Math - Save 30%

Math practice that's FUN!?! Judging from member comments and numerous testimonials on the Barnum Software website, The Quarter Mile Math for grades K-9, is just that--fun math practice software that kids, boys and girls alike, really love to use.

Students practice math skills as they race against their own previous best five races. The Quarter Mile Math's innovative software detects the smallest improvements and give positive reinforcement.

Members save 30% on this BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET!

Mangahigh - Save 37%

Mangahigh - Save 37%

Does your child need an engaging way to develop math skills? Mangahigh offers thousands of exciting and engaging math games to check understanding of concepts and build further depth of knowledge. Aimed at children 5-16 years old, Mangahigh covers all math concepts such as number, algebra, geometry, measurement, statistics and probability.

Exclusively through the Co-op, members can register for a special coupon to purchase an annual subscription to Mangahigh for only $50... a savings of 37%!

Highlights Mathmania - Save 30% + Get Bonus SmartPoints

Highlights Mathmania - Save 30% + Get Bonus SmartPoints

Geared for children ages 7-12, Mathmania books cover a wide range of math-related activities with colorful illustrations, engaging themes and a silly sense of humor to encourage kids to enjoy playing with numbers. The puzzles reinforce your child's ability to recognize patterns, shapes and sequences, apply logic, make estimates, create graphs, use fractions and gain practical experience with money, time and measurements.

Members save 30% and receive Bonus SmartPoints (10 SPs per $1 Spent) on exclusive 8, 20 and 40-book bundles.

Help With Reading

Reading Assistant - Save up to 84%

Reading Assistant - Save up to 84%

If you have a struggling reader, this is a MUST LOOK. Sally Shaywitz reviewed it in her classic book "Overcoming Dyslexia" and highly recommended it. According to Shaywitz, reading fluency -- repeated oral reading -- should be the #1 priority for parents of dyslexic children, and that's exactly what Reading Assistant is designed to facilitate.

Members save up to 84% on this new online version -- available with a month-to-month or annual subscription.

MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach - Save 33%

MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach - Save 33%

MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach (MVRC), from the award-winning publisher MindPlay is a comprehensive reading solution for all readers, from struggling readers to gifted readers in grades K-12. MVRC is completely online, and covers virtually all aspects of reading, including phonics, phonemic awareness, vocabulary, grammar & meaning, fluency, and comprehension

Save 33% on a 6-month OR 1-year subscription MindPlay Virtual Reading Coach.

Achieve3000 - Save 44%

Achieve3000 - Save 44%

Achieve3000, an award-winning provider of online, literacy and science instruction for students in grades 2-12, is used by over one million students in public and private schools. Achieve3000's unique feature is its use of real-time Lexile assessment to assign appropriately challenging material for your child ("differentiated learning").

Members save 44% off the retail price on Achieve3000 -- exclusively at the Co-op!

Try Before You Buy

ReadingIQ - Get Your First Month Free!

ReadingIQ - Get Your First Month Free!

The Co-op is pleased to present an exclusive offer for Reading IQ from the creators of award-winning ABCmouse.com. Students between the ages of 2-12 have unlimited access for all devices to thousands of popular book titles at their fingertips - anytime & anywhere!

ReadingIQ subscriptions includes a parent profile and up to three (3) children per account for only $7.99 per month. Co-op Members will enjoy their first month absolutely FREE!

LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary - Save up to 77%

LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary - Save up to 77%

Save up to 77% on award-winning LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary School, an online supplemental reading service for grades K-3. This program features a library of online books, real-world video field trips, age-appropriate lesson plans, and an easy-to-use teacher dashboard. In addition, they can access the materials anytime on iOS or Android devices – plus new content is added weekly.

Plus, try it for free to see if LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary School can help your child's fluency and comprehension and also capture their imagination.

Nessy.com - Free 7-Day Trial

Nessy.com - Free 7-Day Trial

Are you looking for a fun and effective way to help your child with reading and spelling this summer? The Homeschool Buyers Co-op is pleased present a FREE 7-day trial for Reading and Spelling from award-winning Nessy.com.

Used in schools around the world, Nessy has proved successful with thousands of dyslexic children for over 10 years.

November Freebie!

FREE Give Thanks Craft Booklet

FREE Give Thanks Craft Booklet

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and we have a special Freebie just for you!

This season, decorate your home with some fun and simple crafts, suitable for all ages, that help display things for which your family is thankful. We have created this FREE booklet of templates and directions to make:
 

  • Thankful Turkey Napkin Rings - let these cute little turkeys adorn your table and show others what you are thankful for
  • Give Thanks Banner - hang this simple banner for everyone to see showing the things for which we are appreciative
  • Little Book of Gratitude - create a mini gratitude journal to serve as a reminder of things to be grateful for this year and always

NOTE: Once you get to the SmartPoints Vendor Hall page, scroll down to the first listing and follow the directions to get your FREE downloadable Give Thanks Crafts Booklet.
In the Pipeline

In the Pipeline Intro with Ordered List

These Special Offers and GroupBuy savings are "in the bag". See What's Coming!

For some, there are a few more details to be worked out before we can go live. We hope to take these GroupBuys live in the next few weeks. Stay tuned!
 

Free Curriculum

FREE Curriculum from ClickSchooling

FREE Curriculum from ClickSchooling

Does it seem like you spend countless hours searching the internet for resources, games, worksheets, and more for your children? Well, look no further!

The Co-op is pleased to offer our members a database of free curriculum and other educational resources from our ClickSchooling partner. This week, we offer these free curriculum discoveries and their ClickSchooling reviews.

 
Please let us know if YOU find any great educational websites!
Cathy Duffy Reviews
By special arrangement with Cathy Duffy (author of the book "102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum"), Co-op members hear about Cathy's latest reviews.
 
 
Don't forget that the Co-op has BEST DEALS ON THE PLANET for many of
Cathy Duffy's 102 Top Picks!

 

Get the Best Deal Anywhere for Cathy Duffy Top Picks.

 

And, if you're not sure which curriculum might be right for your child, take a look at Cathy's 102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum -- and save 50% on the various eBook editions, if you purchase through the Co-op!
Homeschool Garden

Homeschool Garden

Homeschool Garden

If you have been digging around for that sunny spot online with helpful tips, homeschooling knowledge, DIY lessons, regular encouragement and a harvest of other interesting topics, then come on by and visit our Homeschool Garden.

Our goal is to help you to cultivate the fields of home educating your seedlings, grow your homeschool confidence and reap the fruits of your labor.

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Just for Fun

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