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In this issue:

  • It's Holiday Savings Month at the Co-op!
  • Community Update -- FAQ Index, Give Thanks Contest Winner, Holiday Cheer Contest and more

  • Deals of the Day -- MUZZY, Signing Online and Compass Classroom

  • Deals of the Week -- LAST CALL! - CodaKid, CodeMonkey, Taken Charge, Meister Cody and Reading Eggs

  • GroupBuy Roundup:

    • LAST CALL  - Miacademy and Veritas Press: Self-Paced Courses - FREE Gift

    • NEW - Rosetta Stone Homeschool Online, CompuScholar Sale, ABCmouse.com and The Magic School Bus Science Club

    • Thinking Skills Gift Ideas - BrainWare Safari, ChessKid.com and Brainology

    • In the Pipeline - Always Icecream/Clever Dragons, Thinkwell, College Prep Genius 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 315 new homeschool families in the last week!

FAQ Index  Have a question about a favorite product at the Co-op? We have made finding the answer quick and simple on our alphabetically indexed FAQ page. Easily locate the offer to see the most commonly asked questions and answers. Click here to check it out.

Give Thanks Contest Winner!:  We're pleased to announce the winner of our Give Thanks contest who won a $150 cash gift for their family and another $150 cash gift for the charity or needy family of their choice! The winner provided a post to our special Give Thanks page telling us what they were thankful for this year.

Congrats to kcgeorge on being the winner of this year's Give Thanks contest! Her charity of choice is the Piedmont Women's Center in Greenville, SC. If you would like to read her entry and other member's entries about what they are thankful for this year, click here.

Holiday Cheer Contest

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!

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 13, 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 12/9 - 12/15 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

Miacademy - Save up to 56% - Ends Today, 12/13!

Miacademy - Save up to 56%

It's LAST CALL for members to save up to 56%! on Miacademy from MiaPlaza, Inc. Miacademy was created by the producers of Always Icecream and Clever Dragons - sites that are Top 3 on the list for products that kids love!

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 where kids learn and practice academics, real-world practical skills and online socialization skills (digital citizenship) altogether.

Veritas Press: Self-Paced Courses - Save up to $100 + Get 500 SmartPoints + Gift a Bible Course - Ends Mon., 12/17!

Veritas Press: Self-Paced Courses - Save up to $100 + Get 500 SmartPoints + Gift a Bible Course

It's LAST CALL for GroupBuy savings on award-winning, online courses from Veritas Press.

Veritas Self-Paced History includes 160 class periods covering 32 historical events. Students are engaged and motivated throughout the entire year with interactive teaching, clever games, engaging video footage, and a talking historical character.

Veritas Self-Paced Omnibus combines history, theology and literature to help students grow in their appreciation of the unity of all knowledge. Learn from experts in each subject area. Tour the locations where history occurred. Be challenged by interactive exercises that require thinking, not just learning facts. Interact with the Great Books, all from a Christian worldview.

Veritas Self-Paced Bible combines interactive teaching, clever games, engaging video footage, and talking character, to motivate your student all year while learning the who, what, where and when of the entire Bible.

Members not only save $100 and get 500 SmartPoints on Veritas Press courses, but this year, Veritas has partnered with multiple organizations in China for their annual Buy One Gift One Campaign where Veritas will donate one Veritas Bible Online Course for every Self-Paced Course that is purchased from 11/25 to 12/17. (See offer pages for additional details.)

NEW

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

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.

CompuScholar - Save 30%

CompuScholar - Save 30%

If your student is interested in programming, introduce her or him to the online version of award-winning computer programming courses from CompuScholar. You do not need to be an expert, as this curriculum is user-friendly, teaching in a step-by-step format.

With course choices at savings of 30%, choose from Digital Savvy, Web Design, Windows Programming, Java Programming, Game Programming with Visual Basic, Android Programming, and, introducing, Unity Game Programming.

Plus, you'll receive access to get started within minutes of placing your order!

ABCmouse.com - Get First Month Free

ABCmouse.com - Get First Month Free

Give your child a head start on Reading, Math, Science, Arts & Colors, and more with ABCmouse.com, the number one learning app for kids ages 2 - 7!

ABCmouse.com's Step-by-Step Learning Path presents the full ABCmouse.com curriculum in a carefully designed program of more than 850 complete lessons in ten levels. With more than 8,500 standards-based learning activities, your child will learn through 1,500+ brand-new books, puzzles, games, videos, songs, art activities, and much more.

Sign up today through the Co-op and receive your first month absolutely FREE! Also, if you would like, you could gift a one-year subscription to ABCmouse.com at 49% savings ($59.95).

The Magic School Bus Science Club - Save 50% + Free Shipping*

The Magic School Bus Science Club - Save 50% + Free Shipping*

The Magic School Bus Science Club from The Young Scientists Club for children ages 5 and up is back at the Co-op with special pricing of $119 for a one-year subscription. That's a savings of 50%! Plus, U.S. addresses get Free Shipping (there is an additional charge for international addresses).

Join Ms. Frizzle and her students on The Magic School Bus each month in exploring one of twelve different science topics through hands-on experiments for a whole year. The science kits will be mailed each month around the 20th in a colorful envelope, which can be addressed directly to your child.

Thinking Skills Gift Ideas

BrainWare Safari - Save 34% + Get 500 SmartPoints

BrainWare Safari - Save 34% + Get 500 SmartPoints

Many of us are ambivalent about our kids playing computer games. Here's an exception as BrainWare Safari is one game you'll love to have them play!

The idea of this product is that the cognitive skills needed to excel academically -- attention, visual processing, auditory processing, sensory integration, memory, and thinking -- can be exercised and thereby improved.

Save 34% on this BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET for ages 6 and up! Plus order this month as a Deal of the Month and receive 500 SmartPoints.

ChessKid.com - Save 20% + Get 250 SmartPoints

ChessKid.com - Save 20% + Get 250 SmartPoints

Members save 20% off the price of a Gold Membership for the entire family (one parent and up to 5 students) to ChessKid.com, a safe and fun place for kids to learn and play chess.

By subscribing to ChessKid.com, your children will not only learn the rules and strategies of chess but they will also improve their game, memorization skills, critical thinking and problem solving skills, too.

Purchase now as a Deal of the Month and you earn 250 Bonus SmartPoints!

Brainology - Save up to 53% + Get 250 SmartPoints

Brainology - Save up to 53% + Get 250 SmartPoints

Perhaps you'd like to add something different to your school year with a program focused on study skills and why everyone can learn? Brainology is an online, animated program that teaches brain science and study skills to middle school and high school students.

With Brainology, your students will get information as to why everyone can learn, and why learning requires time, effort and practice. You can save up to 53% and also receive 250 Bonus SmartPoints, if you purchase today as a Deal of the Month, you'll receive your sign up information minutes after placing your order!

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.


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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