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Resources for Home School Parents

Here are the top resources we recommend to assist with Alaska home school

Curriculum

Accellus

Accellus serves K–12 students with more than 399 published courses.

AKCIS

The Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education can help start your plan.

Alaska State Library

The Alaska State Library has excellent resources for all ages.

Calvert School

Calvert School’s K–8 education gives students a foundation for a lifetime.

Carson-Dellosa

Provides affordable teaching supplies perfect for home schooling.

McGraw Hill

Our district curriculum that comes in digital or hardback books.

Moby Max

Moby Max helps struggling learners quickly catch up to grade level.

Oak Meadow Curriculum

Offers inspiring learning experiences for creative students.

Writing

Daily Analogies

Daily Analogies offers great original educational resources for teachers.

Daily Oral Language

Daily Oral Language is a marketplace trusted by millions of teachers around the U.S.

D’Nealian Handwriting

D’Nealian Handwriting is a quick and easy way to teach children how to write.

The Write Source

The Write Source offers classic handbooks, all revamped for modern learning.

Thoughtful Learning

Thoughtful Learning offers free online writing instruction for grades K-12.

Reading

Accelerated Reader

Accelerated Reader empowers teachers to drive reading comprehension growth.

AGS American Literature

AGS American Literature provides young learners a solid local literary base.

AGS Exploring Literature

AGS Paradigm Publishing Exploring Literature is an introduction to a diverse mix of styles.

Battle of the Books

America’s Battle of the Books is a reading incentive program for all grades.

Five in a Row

Five in a Row is an easy-to-follow guide based on children’s literature.

Harcourt Trophies Reading Series

Harcourt Trophies Reading Series has a range of great reading resources for kids.

Junior Library Guide

Junior Library Guild offers great supplemental reading books for inspired learners.

McGraw Hill’s Merril Reading Program

McGraw Hill’s Merrill Reading Program provides evidence-based reading intervention.

Memoria Press

Memoria Press curriculum emphasizes the traditional liberal arts of language and mathematics.

Rainbow Resource Center

Rainbow Resource Center has more than 40,000 home schooling products at discount prices.

Raz Kids

Raz Kids is an online guided reading program with interactive eBooks.

Reading A-Z

Reading A-Z is an online reading program with downloadable resources.

Sonlight Christian Homeschool Curriculum

Sonlight Christian Homeschool Curriculum has thoughtfully-curated packages for students.

Math

Accelerated Math

Accelerated Math builds incremental confidence proven to be effective for college.

Cognitive Tutor Algebra

Cognitive Tutor Algebra is a curriculum focused on helping students think and learn.

Horizons Math

Horizons Math, for grades K-8, is an organized approach to primary math skills.

K-12 Math

K-12 Math provides printable math worksheets for students of all ages.

Life of Fred

Life of Fred offers complete math education designed to meet each student’s needs.

Math A-Z

Math A-Z combines hand-picked math content with literacy instruction.

Math in Focus

Math in Focus, by Calvert Education, is a full curriculum with a helpful teacher’s guide.

Math-U-See

Math-U-See is a complete math curriculum focused on homeschool.

Saxon Math

Saxon Math ensures students build and retain mastery of mathematical concepts.

Summit Learning

Summit Learning delivers a personalized approach to teaching and learning.

VideoText Interactive

VideoText Interactive is an innovative resource for Algebra 1 and Algebra 2.

Health + P.E.

Teen Health

Glencoe Teen Health teaches middle school students health with interactive multimedia resources.

Science

Alaska Zoo Activities

Alaska Zoo activities help students learn about the wonders of the natural world.

FOSS

FOSS (Full Option Science System) is an online portal perfect for remote learning.

Joy of Science

Joy of Science by Great Courses has 60 engaging lessons about all aspects of science.

Magic School Bus

Magic School Bus Kits introduce students to the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology.

Mindware

Mindware learning materials reinforce lessons in science, technology, and engineering.

Science in a Nutshell

Science in a Nutshell provides themed units that teach important STEM concepts.

Social Studies

Alaska History

Alaska History fosters discussion, research, and publication of local history.

Calvert’s K-8 Social Studies

Calvert’s K-8 Social Studies offers trusted curriculum with active learning styles.

Daily Geography K-I2

Daily Geography K-I2 books by Evan Moor keep social skills sharp with daily resources.

Helping Kids Succeed Alaskan Style

Helping Kids Succeed Alaskan Style assists school boards in providing quality education.

K-I2 Social Studies

K-I2 Social Studies offers a number of online history classes for home schooling.

Memoria Press

Memoria Press supplemental materials cover American, modern, and world history.

Nurturing Culturally Healthy Youth

Nurturing Culturally Healthy Youth by the Alaska Native Knowledge Network.

Ordinary Americans

Ordinary Americans helps students connect historical events and current issues.

PLATO

PLATO introduces philosophy through a national network of resource-sharing.

PBS

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) combines television, music, and the arts.

Scholastic News

Scholastic News provides non-fiction content that’s always current and engaging.

Sonlight History Books

Sonlight History Books go through a full history cycle three times from K-12.

Electives

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator is the perfect software to inspire creativity through graphic design.

Anchorage Museum of Art

Anchorage Museum of Art offers a range of arts and culture activities for all ages.

Autodesk

Autodesk is the perfect drafting program for aspiring young engineers to practice.

Babbel

Babbel is a comprehensive and state-of-the-art foreign language learning system.

BYU Independent Study

Brigham Young University Independent Study Courses provides many innovative options.

K-12 Program

K-12 Program empowers high-quality, personalized learning from grades K-12.

Mavis Beacon

Mavis Beacon is a popular program that helps young students learn to type.

Muzzy

Muzzy is an online program for learning foreign languages, produced by the BBC.

North Dakota Center for Distance Education

North Dakota Center for Distance Education is available to students in grades 6-12.

Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone is an award-winning foreign language program available online.

Sax Arts & Crafts

Sax Arts & Crafts provides art supplies and supplemental materials to inspire creativity.

University of Alaska

University of Alaska Anchorage and University of Alaska Fairbanks courses.

University of Missouri Independent Study

University of Missouri Independent Study includes more than 1000 online courses.

University of Nebraska Online High School

University of Nebraska Online High School has a great range of interesting courses.

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