12-27-2018 Newsletter

In this issue:
 
  • It's LAST CALL for Holiday Savings Month at the Co-op!
  • Community Update -- Freebies & Trials, Free Webinars, Holiday Cheer Contest, Homeschool Garden, and more

  • Deals of the Day -- Alpha Omega Publications, PLATO Learning Comprehensive and Shmoop

  • Deals of the Week -- LAST CALL! - Brave Writer, CTC Math, Supercharged Science and IXL

  • GroupBuy Roundup :
    • LAST CALL  - Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online, Miacademy, Always Icecream/Clever Dragons, Biking Boundless, God's World News, Wordly Wise 3000 Online and more

    • NEW - Thinkwell, College Prep Genius and Special Needs Promotion

    • In the Pipeline - CodeREV Kids, Words and Their Stories and BrainPOP

  • Free Curriculum Discoveries and their ClickSchooling Reviews

  • Cathy Duffy Reviews

  • Just for Fun
COMMUNITY UPDATE

What's Happening at the Co-op...

Please join us in giving a hearty Co-op "Welcome!" to 143 new homeschool families in the last week!

Freebies & Trials from the Co-op!  Visit the Co-op Freebies & Trials page and print your own FREE Homeschool ID Card, get a FREE copy of Quick Start Guide to Homeschooling, access FREE Homeschool Diploma Templates, and more! Or, sign up for trials like Discovery Education Streaming Plus, SmartTutor, and other trials to award-winning products! To see all available Freebies & Trials, click here.

NEW Free Webinar - Everything You Need To Know About College Entrance Exams - Weds., 1/9, 11 AM PT

<i>NEW</i> Free Webinar - Everything You Need To Know About College Entrance Exams

Join test prep expert Jeremy Tate, education entrepreneur, speaker, and the co-founder and President of the Classic Learning Test, on Wednesday, January 9th at 11:00 AM Pacific for a live Q&A webinar discussion about the SAT, ACT, CLT, financial aid, scholarships, and gap year options.

Click here for more details about this and other upcoming webinars and to register.

Holiday Cheer Contest - Ends 12/31!

Holiday Cheer Contest

Do you have a favorite holiday tradition (Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or New Year's), something you especially enjoy doing every year, or one that you'd like to start?

How about a favorite recipe just for this time of year? Or, a favorite activity? Or even a special event that you might attend or organize? Tell us what you do to create holiday cheer, and get a chance to win a $50 Amazon Gift Card!

Our winner will be randomly drawn early in January from posts submitted on our Holiday Cheer page, so be sure to enter before the end of the month.

Click here to spread some Holiday Cheer!

Homeschool Garden

Homeschool Garden

We are delighted to announce that the Homeschool Buyers Co-op now has it's very own blog.

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.

Claude Monet said, "My garden is my most beautiful masterpiece" and your family and homeschool are the flowers in that blooming work of art.

Visit our Homeschool Garden today.

Join other members who follow us for freebies, specials, and more on social media.
 
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Deals of the Day - Today Only!

Last Call for Deals of the Day

TODAY ONLY (December 27, 2018), purchase any of these Deals of the Day and receive Bonus SmartPoints. Don't miss these BEST DEALS ON THE PLANET!
 



NOTE: The Deals of the Day SmartPoints listed above will be awarded based on purchases made TODAY ONLY and are awarded at the time of purchase. For the products with Bonus SmartPoints, after today, we will continue to offer the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for them but the SmartPoints will be reduced or removed altogether.
Deals of the Week - LAST CALL!

Last Call for Deals of the Week

Last Call for Deals of the Week

Our Deals of the Week are the BEST DEALS ANYWHERE, but for a limited time only, so don't delay:
 



NOTE: The Deals of the Week SmartPoints listed above will be awarded based on purchases from 12/22 - 12/29 and are awarded at the time of purchase. For the products with Bonus SmartPoints, after this Saturday (unless otherwise noted), we will continue to offer the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for them but the SmartPoints will be reduced or removed altogether.
GroupBuy Roundup
LAST CALL

Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online - Save up to 50% + Bonus SmartPoints + BOGO* - Best Deal of the Year Ends 12/29!

Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online - Save up to 50% + Bonus SmartPoints + BOGO*

Save up to 50% on Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online flexible subscription options of 24-month family packs, or 6, 12, or 24 month single-user subscriptions.

*Plus, if you order a 24-month single user subscription by 12/29, you will get a second 24-month single user subscription absolutely FREE.

Additionally, members earn BONUS SmartPoints (10 SmartPoints per $1 spent) and we honor their 30-day, no-risk, money-back offer.

Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online subscriptions include access on any device to all levels of the world's best language learning, printable reports, progress data, and the Supplemental Education Materials program as well as the ability to download lessons to your mobile device to continue learning offline.

Miacademy - Save up to 56% - Extended Savings Ends 12/31!

Miacademy - Save up to 56%

Great News! MiaPlaza, Inc. has agreed to extend savings up to 56% for Miacademy.

Created by the producers of Always Icecream and Clever Dragons, Miacademy not only teaches a wide range of academic subjects including math, language arts, science, Bible, geography, history, foreign languages (including Latin & Greek), music, arts, and typing, but it is also a fully integrated online learning community.

These extended savings are for a limited time, so don't miss out and subscribe now.

Always Icecream & Clever Dragons - Save up to 57% - Ends 12/31!

Always Icecream & Clever Dragons - Save up to 57%

Are you looking for educational activities that are fun and engaging? Take a look at Always Icecream and Clever Dragons, play and learn websites for girls and boys in grades K-8th!

Always Icecream and Clever Dragons strive to offer fun and relevant drills plus specially made teaching videos in core academic subjects embedded in a safe, engaging and rewarding environment. Subjects include Math, Geography, Language Arts, Science, Arts & Music, Keyboard Typing, Foreign Languages and more.

Members save up to 57% on a flexible selection of subscriptions.

Biking Boundless - Save 15% + FREE Shipping* - Ends 12/31!

Biking Boundless - Save 15% + FREE Shipping*

Just in time for the holidays! Whether you have a child begging to start riding a bike, an adventurer & mud-loving cyclist, or wanting something practical for yourself, Biking Boundless has something for everyone!

Exclusive for our Co-op members, save 15% + get FREE Shipping* (*orders $100 & up) on bicycles from Biking Boundless, LLC.
 

God's World News - Save up to 58% - Ends 12/31!

God's World News - Save up to 58%

If you have been looking for a great supplement for your homeschool, take a look at God's World News!

These monthly magazines are a great curriculum supplement for a variety of subjects, including Vocabulary, Reading, Writing, Geography, Science, History, and Bible. God's World News offers magazines for PreK thru High School students with a Biblical Worldview to help you bring current events into your homeschool classroom.

Members save up to 58% plus, get FREE shipping (*US addresses only) on this exclusive GroupBuy, plus have access to worldkids online.

Wordly Wise 3000 Online - Save 89% - Last Call Forever - 12/31!

Wordly Wise 3000 Online - Save 89%

It's LAST CALL FOREVER for Wordly Wise 3000 Online, Version 3. It will no longer be available to purchase after December 31, 2018. To get or keep access to Wordly Wise, Version 3000 in 2019, place your order by 11:59 PM on 12/31.

Wordly Wise 3000 Online is an interactive program that helps students in grades 2-12 master the vocabulary they encounter in literature, text, and in tests and covers the same content as the best-selling Wordly Wise print edition, but includes scaffolding and other enhancements that are unavailable in print, including full audio support and corrective feedback.

For teachers, Wordly Wise 3000 Online offers time-saving assignment and reporting features that help you monitor your child's progress.

Best of all, a single subscription will give you access to ALL the grade levels for one year.

If you're interested in saving up to 89% on these Wordly Wise subscriptions be sure to check them out before December 31!

Holiday Savings Month - See ALL Last Calls

Holiday Savings Month - See ALL Last Calls


It's LAST CALL for Holiday Savings Month at the Co-op! Don't miss earning Bonus SmartPoints and/or BIG Savings on great GroupBuy offers such as:
 


and more!

To see all the Learning Fun Month Last Calls ending Monday, 12/31, click here.
NEW

Thinkwell Video Courseware - Save up to 45% - One Week Only!

Thinkwell Video Courseware - Save up to 45%

This is one of our most popular math curriculum offerings, and not merely because our GroupBuy delivers the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET but look at the demo courses and we think you'll understand why -- some of the world's best teachers teaching your 6-12th grade student in the privacy and security of your own home.

Members save up to 45% for a Limited Time from 12/27 to 1/3 so if you missed out on their last GroupBuy, now is the time to participate!

If you're interested in video courseware for Science, Social Studies, Economics or Public Speaking, Thinkwell also has award-winning video instruction in these subjects, too!

College Prep Genius - Save 21% + Get 1,500 SmartPoints

College Prep Genius - Save 21% + Get 1,500 SmartPoints

Does your student get nervous about test taking? If so, take a look at the College Prep Genius Comprehensive eCourse, an award-winning SAT and PSAT/NMSQT test preparation program created by SAT Instructor and homeschooling mom, Jean Burk!

This course is designed to help students master the strategies behind the PSAT and SAT tests in order to improve their overall performance.

The College Prep Genius Comprehensive eCourse annual subscription retails for $189, but, exclusively through the Co-op, we're able to offer it for $149 - that's a 21% savings. Plus, we will throw in 1,500 Bonus SmartPoints to make this deal even sweeter. If you have a student taking the SAT soon, this could be the online course for your homeschool.

Special Needs - Bonus SmartPoints Promotion

Special Needs - Bonus SmartPoints Promotion

If you have a child who is struggling in math, reading, language arts or more, take a look at these special needs products available at the Co-op with savings up to 84%.

For these special needs products, including Touch-Type Read and Spell, Dyslexia Gold, ACTIVATE, ST Math, Catchup Math, Reading Assistant, MindPlay and more, you will not only get the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET but also earn Bonus SmartPoints through Saturday, 1/5!

To see all the Special Needs products, click here.

*We're sorry, but we are unable to offer Bonus SmartPoints on MindPrint Learning.

In the Pipeline

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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 Group Buys live in the 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 new "102 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum"), Co-op members hear about Cathy's latest reviews.

 

Note: Cathy is on break during the holidays, so we thought we would share a few past reviews for our members' favorite offers at the Co-op.

 

 
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!
Just for Fun

Do you have any videos, games, jokes, quotes or other light-hearted or inspirational Internet discoveries that you would like to share with us? Tell us about it.
We appreciate you at the Co-op!

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