In this issue:

  • It's Electives Month at the Co-op!
  • GroupBuy Roundup:

    • NEW! - Special Needs BONUS SmartPoints Promotion, Greenlight Debit Card, CuriosityStream and Shmoop

    • NEW PREMIUM OFFER! - Virtua - Exclusive Premium Curriculum Collection

    • Deals of the Day -- Jim Hodges Audio Books, WorldView Software, Rand McNally World Atlas and Mapping the World by Heart

    • Deals of the Week -- LAST CALL! - Britannica Digital Learning, Lincoln Learning Solutions, eTAP, EdOptions, SmartTutor and Savvas Learning Company

    • Typing Skills -- Typing Pal, Type to Learn and Touch-type Read and Spell

  • Free Curriculum and More!

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

  • Cathy Duffy Reviews

  • Just for Fun
GroupBuy Roundup
NEW

Special Needs - BONUS SmartPoints Promotion - Ends Sat., 7/18!

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 Reading Assistant, Catchup Math, HELP Math, Ginger Software, Signing Online, and more, you will not only get the BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET but also earn Bonus SmartPoints through Saturday, 7/18!

To see all the Special Needs products, click here.

Greenlight Debit Card - Get 1 Month FREE + 2,000 SmartPoints

Greenlight Debit Card - Get 1 Month FREE + 2,000 SmartPoints

The Greenlight debit card provides tools you need to raise financially smart kids. The app available on iOS and Android helps families manage daily finances and encourages kids to explore lessons in earning, spending, saving, and giving. The app also parents to choose the exact stores where their children can spend, manage chores and allowances, set parent-paid interest rates on savings, and more.

Members get one month FREE + receive 2,000 Bonus SmartPoints!

CuriosityStream - Only $19.99 + Get BONUS SmartPoints

CuriosityStream - Only $19.99 + Get BONUS SmartPoints

Exclusively through the Co-op, members can get an annual standard subscription for the award-winning streaming online service, CuriosityStream, for only $19.99 plus get 1,000 SmartPoints!

CuriosityStream's library of 2,400+ educational shows and documentaries covers science, nature, history, technology, society, and lifestyle - accessible anytime, anywhere, on mobile, tablet, computer, and TV.

Shmoop - Exclusive Offer + Get BONUS SmartPoints

Shmoop - Exclusive Offer + Get BONUS SmartPoints

Award-winning Shmoop, provides online courses, teaching guides, test prep, and more! Shmoop offers a comprehensive suite of academically rigorous teaching materials with a teen-friendly, approachable style. Shmoop's content is created by subject-matter experts from top Ph.D. and masters programs.

Members receive exclusive savings plus BONUS SmartPoints on a variety of subscription options.

NEW PREMIUM OFFER!

Virtua - Exclusive Premium Curriculum Collection

Virtua - Exclusive Premium Curriculum Collection

Homeschool with confidence with Virtua, a premium collection of curricula designed to provide cutting edge education for your children at the most affordable price you will find anywhere.

When you join Virtua, you gain access to several products, including Virtua School, a tried and tested intelligent tool that combines learning science, artificial intelligence to supercharge your children's education. You also get your own 24/7 library in your pocket with Virtua Library, giving you access to over 25,000 eBooks, audiobooks, and instructional videos.

For a limited time, you can get access to Virtua for only $1 for your first month. Plus, when you try Virtua you get 5,000 SmartPoints.

Deals of the Day - Today Only!
TODAY ONLY (July 9, 2020), purchase any of these Deals of the Day and receive Bonus SmartPoints. Don't miss these BEST DEALS ON THE PLANET!

Jim Hodges Audio Books - Save 40% + Get 350 SmartPoints - 24 New Titles Added!

Jim Hodges Audio Books - Save 40% + Get 350 SmartPoints

Jim Hodges Audio Books just might help to bring history alive for your homeschool! Members save 40% and if you purchase today as a Deal of the Day, you'll also receive 350 SmartPoints on 5-Pack Bundles! Choose your favorites from over 60 titles including Paidea Classics, Yesterday's Classics, G.A. Henty Audio Books, Old Time Radio, and MORE. Titles for the whole family to enjoy! Jim's collection includes something for every age.

Note: These audio stories are in MP3 format and are delivered via your My Subscriptions page.

WorldView Software - Only $39.95 + Get 500 SmartPoints

WorldView Software - Only $39.95 + Get 500 SmartPoints

Award-winning WorldView Software provides comprehensive online textbook-level content and has been further enhanced with hundreds of additional graphics and hours of audio. The variety and number of interactive activities accommodate below-grade, on-grade, and gifted students.

The Co-op price for members is $39.95 per online course with each online course for one student for one year. If purchased today as a Deal of the Day, you'll receive 500 SmartPoints, which you can use at the Co-op to purchase other award-winning curriculum!

Rand McNally World Atlas - Save 95% + Get 350 SmartPoints

Rand McNally World Atlas - Save 95% + Get 350 SmartPoints

Rand McNally's World Atlas is an online atlas, featuring interactive maps, historical overlays, up-to-date stats and demographics, integrated lesson plans, and much, much more.

A school site license retails for $799, but members can get their own school license for only $39.95 -- that's 95% in savings! Plus, if you purchase this today as a Deal of the Day, you'll receive 350 SmartPoints.

Mapping the World by Heart - Save 24% + Get 250 SmartPoints

Mapping the World by Heart - Save 24% + Get 250 SmartPoints

We're pleased to offer the award-winning geography curriculum classic, Mapping the World by Heart from FableVision Learning, at savings of 24%!

Mapping the World by Heart makes it easy to integrate lessons, activities, and drawing into any existing geography curriculum.

Plus, if purchased this month as a Deal of the Month, you'll also get 250 SmartPoints!

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 below will be awarded based on purchases from 7/5 - 7/11 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.

Britannica Digital Learning - Save 89% + Get 1,000 SmartPoints

Britannica Digital Learning - Save 89% + Get 1,000 SmartPoints

Save 89% on award-winning, digital resources from Britannica Digital Learning, a division of Encyclopedia Britannica.

Britannica Digital Learning provides thousands of online research and curricular tools using their trusted content and features thousands of searchable articles, images, multi-media, primary sources, maps, recommended Web sites, and games.

Plus, if purchased this week as a Deal of the Week, you'll receive 1,000 Bonus SmartPoints!

Lincoln Learning Solutions - Exclusive Offer + Get 1,000 SmartPoints

Lincoln Learning Solutions - Exclusive Offer + Get 1,000 SmartPoints

The Homeschool Buyers Co-op is pleased to present a special offer for Lincoln Empowered™ online courses from Lincoln Learning Solutions. The Lincoln Empowered™ suite offers more than 170 standards-based courses and provides multiple ways for students to engage, understand and demonstrate mastery of content.

Exclusively through the Co-op, members also receive an added bonus, Proctor Services (a $50 Retail Value, per course) absolutely FREE when purchasing an Annual Student License (includes unlimited access to courses). And if purchased this week as a Deal of the Week, you'll also receive 1,000 SmartPoints!

eTAP - save 20% + Get 1,000 SmartPoints

eTAP - save 20% + Get 1,000 SmartPoints

If you are looking for an affordable, easy-to-use K-12 curriculum for the entire family -- e Teaching Assistance Program (eTAP) -- may be the program for you. eTAP gives you K-12 Math, English, Science, and History, as well as SAT/GED/ASVAB test preparation, all on a single easy-to-use website and can be accessed wherever there is an Internet connection. Plus each subject includes grades K-12, so a single subscription is good for the entire family.

This week, as a Deal of the Week, not only can members save 20% but you'll also get 1,000 SmartPoints!

EdOptions - Plato Courseware, Teacher-Assisted - Save up to $250 + Get 750 SmartPoints

EdOptions  - Plato Courseware, Teacher-Assisted - Save up to $250 + Get 750 SmartPoints

Do you love Plato Courseware, but would like some teacher assistance? EdOptions from Edmentum is here to help! EdOptions Academy is a fully accredited virtual education partner powered by Edmentum Courseware with over 400 semesters of courses covering a broad spectrum of interests and subjects.

Members can save up to $250. Choose a single semester course and save $26 on hundreds of choices or save $250 on a full-time, 6-course (12 semesters total) registration. Plus, if you purchase this week as a Deal of the Week, you'll receive 750 SmartPoints!

SmartTutor - Save 20% + Get 750 SmartPoints

SmartTutor - Save 20% + Get 750 SmartPoints

SmartTutor, an award-winning online curriculum for grades K-5, offers a highly individualized language arts and math curriculum that places an emphasis on supporting your child's learning style and needs.

If you are looking for a new core curriculum, or a way to keep your kids sharp over the summer, SmartTutor could be just the ticket!

Not only do members save 20% on SmartTutor yearly or monthly subscriptions, but if you purchase this week as a Deal of the Week, you'll also receive 750 SmartPoints!

Savvas Learning Company (formerly Pearson Education) - Save 20% + Get FREE Shipping* + Get BONUS SmartPoints

Savvas Learning Company (formerly Pearson Education) - Save 20% + Get FREE Shipping* + Get BONUS SmartPoints

The Homeschool Buyers Co-op is pleased to present the best deal anywhere for Savvas Learning Company (formerly Pearson Education) programs for grades PreK-12. From the kitchen table to the computer, Savvas Learning Company curriculum propels learning at your child's pace. Choose curriculum from Sing, Spell, Read & Write, MCP Math, Interactive Science, myPerspectives, MCP Plaid Phonics, enVisionmath2.0, enVision A|G|A and Elevate Science.

Members save 20% and get FREE Shipping for *U.S. orders over $50. Plus, if you purchase this week as a Deal of the Week, you'll receive 10 SmartPoints per $1 spent!

Typing Skills!

Typing Pal - Save up to 46% + Get 300 SmartPoints

Typing Pal - Save up to 46% + Get 300 SmartPoints

Are you teaching multiple grade levels? A single 1-year subscription to Typing Pal Online gives you up to five student accounts. Choose from FOUR distinct learning environments: elementary, middle school, high school, and "classic." You can also mix and match your grade levels for your account to cater to each of your students' needs.

Save up to 46% on this BEST DEAL ON THE PLANET, and, as one of this month's special SmartPoints Bonus offers, receive 300 Bonus SmartPoints!

Type to Learn - Save up to 72% + Get 300 SmartPoints

Type to Learn - Save up to 72% + Get 300 SmartPoints

Type To Learn's creators have gone to extraordinary lengths to make typing instruction FUN, as well as pedagogically sound.

Great reviews continue to roll in highlighting the versatility of the program and how it can be used for any grade level, from Kindergarten to 12th grade.

To type it off (pun intended), we are pleased to offer you 300 SmartPoints if you purchase as one of this month's special SmartPoints Bonus offers, plus you'll save up to 72%.

Touch-Type Read and Spell - Save up to 40% + Get 500 SmartPoints

Touch-Type Read and Spell - Save up to 40% + Get 500 SmartPoints

Touch-Type Read and Spell (TTRS) is a multi-sensory course that teaches touch-typing skills in ways that also help kids improve their reading and spelling. As an extra benefit, TTRS incorporates structured word lists based on the work of Orton and Gillingham, so it's especially useful for learners with dyslexia and other learning difficulties.

Members can get TTRS for $79.95 for one teacher and student (a 39% savings) or a family license for up to five students for only $157.50 (a 40% savings). And if ordered this month as a Deal of the Month, receive 500 SmartPoints.

Free Curriculum and More!

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. Also, you can sign up for your free daily (Monday - Saturday) curriculum ideas.


Please let us know if YOU find any great educational websites!

FREE Homeschool ID Card - Ships to US & Canada!

FREE Homeschool ID Card

Use our nifty online design tool to create and print your own FREE homeschool ID card at home for the 2020-2021 school year or order a professionally printed, sturdy plastic (PVC) ID card from the Co-op for only $7.95. Additional cards cost $6.95 on the same order.

Members tell us time and again that this is one of their favorite offerings though the Co-op!

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!



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!
Just for Fun

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