This is a weekly list of Free Homeschool Curriculum and Resources compiled by Carrie from HomeSchoolGiveaways.com. If you aren’t a homeschooler, but you’re a parent, teacher, babysitter, or nanny, you’ll probably find at least a few useful freebies in this list. You may also want to go through the Educational Deals and Freebies from earlier this week for more.
Free Early Learning Homeschool Curriculum:
50 FREE Playdough Mats for Preschool Fun – Does your preschooler like to play with playdough? Using playdough mats with your little ones is a great way to improve their fine motor skills. Check out this list of free downloadable playdough mats for all different occasions!
FREE Printables All About Pattern – Are your little ones learning about patterns this year? Patterns are important for kids to learn how to create and sort according to patterns. Check out these free printables to help teach patterns.
Free Printables and Worksheets for Learning Letters and Letter Sounds – Teaching little ones about letters and letter sounds doesn’t have to be boring. Use these worksheets and activities to help kids focus on learning letters and letter sounds as you work through the alphabet with your little ones.
FREE Learning Apps for Preschoolers – Even if you don’t like your little ones to sit on a screened-device, they can be good for learning. Check out these FREE learning apps for preschoolers.
Free Counting Printables – Counting can be fun for little ones. Help them learn to recognize their numbers while working on their counting with these FREE counting printables.
Free Geography Homeschool Curriculum:
FREE Landmarks of France Notebook – Explore five famous landmarks and three famous cities of France and enjoy bonus reading comprehension questions with this FREE Landmarks of France Notebook.
Resources for Learning About Turkey – I was surprised to learn the Christian history behind the country of Turkey and super excited to find out more. Use these resources for learning about Turkey in your homeschool.
Resources for Learning About Argentina – Learning about different countries is a great way to explore unit studies in your homeschool. Grab these resources for learning about Argentina to add to your homeschool’s country study.
Resources for Learning About Spain – These resources for learning about Spain will help you teach kids about this amazing country and culture. Spain’s rich heritage makes it one of the most interesting countries to learn about..
FREE History & Geography STEM Projects – Once STEM comes into your homeschool, the odds are that your kids will be more engaged, learn more, and have more fun. Check out these FREE History & Geography STEM Projects to spruce up your social studies lessons in your homeschool.
FREE Printables and Resources for Studying Landforms – If you are studying earth science, or geology you will most likely learn about landforms in those particular subjects. Check out these free printables and resources to get you started.
Free Language Arts Resources:
FREE U.S. Government Vocabulary Copywork – If your students want to understand how the government works, they’re going to need to know the vocabulary of government. Introduce them to it and help them sharpen their print handwriting skills with this FREE U.S. Government Vocabulary Copywork.
FREE Weather Phenomena Vocabulary Copywork – Weather is part of our everyday lives, but there are some types of weather that are rare, incredible, and even mysterious. Help your students learn about 30 of the world’s most fascinating weather phenomena with this FREE Weather Phenomena Vocabulary Copywork.
FREE Story Prompts About the Farm – Do you want to help your little onesunlock the stories inside of them? Do you have a little one who never stops telling you stories but hates to write things down (or isn’t old enough to)? These FREE Story Prompts About the Farm are for you!
FREE Ocean-Themed Writing Prompts for Kids – Whether you have a child who struggles to write or a child who can’t find enough to write about, writing prompts are a great way to engage their creativity and encourage them. These FREE Ocean-Themed Writing Prompts for Kids include 10 fun prompts to get their imaginations going!
FREE Pioneer Writing Prompts for Homeschool – Pioneer stories of the wild frontier continue to intrigue families everywhere. These pioneer writing prompts will help your kids to sit down and write about the wild frontier.
FREE Poetry Analysis & Copywork: Henry Van Dyke – Studying poetry doesn’t have to be hard or boring. You can help your students have fun analyzing poetry, improving their writing, and even sharpening their handwriting skills with this FREE Poetry Analysis & Copywork featuring “The Foolish Fir-Tree” by Henry Van Dyke.
Free Science Homeschool Curriculum:
Free Apple Life Cycle Pack & Apple Orchard Tips – Apple picking at an orchard that’s open to the public is a great way to get out of the house, make memories, and enjoy some fun times with the whole family. Don’t miss this FREE Apple Life Cycle Pack.
Famous Scientists: FREE Printables and Resources About Benjamin Banneker – Benjamin Banneker overcame so much in his life. He didn’t have much of a formal education, yet he still went on to achieve some really amazing things! Let’s learn more about this famous African American scientist with these free printables and resources about Benjamin Banneker.
FREE Printables and Resources About Nicolaus Copernicus – Make sure that you don’t miss out on learning about this famous mathematician and astronomer. Nicolaus Copernicus is known as the initiator of the Scientific Revolution and so much can be learned while studying about him.
Free Resources About Engineering – If you are teaching your kids with STEM/STEAM (Science, Technology Engineering, Art, Mathematics) or want to expose your kids to basic engineering, these free resources about engineering will be perfect for your homeschool.
FREE Australian Animals Guided Drawing – Australia has some of the most amazing and fascinating animals in all the world. Help your kids learn about 10 of them with this FREE Australian Animals Guided Drawing.
FREE Resources to Teach Kids About Energy – Energy is all around us and it is in everything. There are many different types of energy to learn about. Check out these free resources to teach kids about energy in your homeschool.
FREE Resources All About Strange Weather – When you are learning about weather in science, or in your homeschool you will encounter some basic weather terminology. If your kids want to know more, they will enjoy these free resources all about strange weather!
FREE Animals of the Forest Notebooking Unit – Help your students have fun learning about science and common animals of the forest with this FREE Animals of the Forest Notebooking Unit. They’ll look at 50 animals and record where they live, what they look like, and more!
Free History & Social Studies Resources:
FREE Resources for Learning About the Colony of Jamestown – Jamestown was the first permanent English settlement that was founded in North America. If you are studying American History in your homeschool, there are lots of free resources for learning about Colonial Jamestown to create an awesome unit study for your family.
Free Resources About the Old West – Your kids will find it fun and interesting to study a western-theme and Old West history in your homeschool. Check out these free resources about the Old West to go alongside your lessons on western expansion and history.
FREE Famous Airplanes Notebooking Research Journal – Mankind has always been fascinated with flying, but it’s only been a little over 100 years since airplanes finally lifted us off the ground. Help students learn about 24 famous planes with this FREE Famous Airplanes Notebooking Research Journal.
FREE Spanish-American War Notebooking & Research Unit – Help your kids learn about this often-overlooked part of American history with this FREE Spanish-American War Notebooking & Research unit all about the people and places that were important to the war. They’ll learn about George Dewey, Emilio Aguinaldo, and many more.
FREE World War II Guided Drawing – From a group of volunteer women to career soldiers and top-ranking generals, the bravery of so many Americans during World War II is worth remembering and sharing. Introduce your students to ten of these famous men and women with this FREE World War II Guided Drawing unit.
FREE Resources to Learn About the U.S. Government – With every election, comes changes. We need to equip our children with the knowledge to help them make informed decisions when they are older and able to vote. It is more important now, more than ever, to teach our children about the U.S. government and how it works.
Carrie has been homeschooling for over a decade and loves to share FREE homeschool curriculum, deals, and reviews over at Homeschool Giveaways. You can find homeschool freebies, free homemaking resources, meal plans, free unit studies, and much more.