Here are some of the best educational deals and freebies available right now from Katie who writes at Cincinnati Cents:
Melissa & Doug Toys & Crafts Sale: Totsy has their Melissa & Doug toys, puzzles, and crafts on sale. There is a wide variety of items to choose from, including a USA Map Floor Puzzle for $10, Poster Paints Set for $7.70, Dinosaur Stamp Set for $7.70, Magnetic Wooden Alphabet for $9.25, and Primary Lacing Beads for $10. Totsy is also offering free shipping on any order that includes a Melissa & Doug purchase.
Free Bic Pens at Staples: Staples has their Bic Round Stic Pens on sale for $0.50 this week. By combining this sale with the new $1/2 Bic Stationery coupon, you’ll be able to pick up two packs of pens for free.
Magnetic Responsibility & Reward Chart for $18.89: Pick up a Magnetic Responsibility & Reward Chart from Amazon for $18.89. This wipe clean board includes a wipe clean pen and 80 magnetic stars, and can be used for up to three children.
Free Election Unit Study: Download a free Election Unit Study, compliments of Build Your Library. This study includes the three branches of government, comparing and contrasting the political parties and candidates, vocabulary words, writing assignments, and more.
Berenstain Bear Books for $2.80: Totsy has their Berenstain Bear Books on sale for as low as $2.80 each. There are several titles to choose from, including those for beginning readers and for more advanced readers as well.
Free Preschool Solar System Pack: 1+1+1=1 is offering a free Preschool Solar System Pack. This pack includes early reading, letter sounds, vocabulary, and counting.
Magnetic Learning Calendar for $13.78: Pick up a Learning Resources Magnetic Learning Calendar for $13.78. This calendar includes 51 magnetic pieces and a write & wipe surface, and allows children to keep track of the day of the week, date, month, season, and weather.
Free Self-Editing Checklist: The Homeschool Mom is offering a free download of their Self-Editing Checklist. This tool includes mechanical organization, logical organization, proper citations, and transitions.
Rock ‘N Learn DVDs for $5.50: Pick up a variety of Rock ‘N Learn DVDs from Totsy for just $5.50 each. These DVDs are aimed towards children ages 3-8, and include such topics as Spanish, first sight words, learning to tell time, phonics, multiplication, and money.
Learning Resources Pretend & Play School Set for $21.25: Amazon has their Learning Resources Pretend & Play School Set priced at $21.25. This set includes a two-sided map, tri-fold board, clock with movable hands, dry-erase board, two-sided calendar with weather, eraser, pencils, worksheets for spelling and math, crayons, stickers, and more.
Free Math Facts Assistance: XtraMath is a free online program that is dedicated to helping children master their basic math facts. This site focuses on addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts.
Katie is a wife and homeschooling mother of four who writes at Cincinnati Cents about saving money and having fun as a family without breaking the bank. She enjoys sharing new recipes, ideas for frugal family fun, and tips for spending less at the grocery store.