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Home School Legal Defense Association
The Home School Legal Defense Association is a non-profit advocacy organization established to defend and advance the constitutional right of parents to direct the education of their children and to protect family freedoms. FHE strongly encourages all home educating families to join HSLDA.
 

College Preparation

Missouri Department of Higher Education college preparation core curriculum guidelines (The Coordinating Board of Higher Education encourages governing boards at Missouri's postsecondary institutions to incorporate this 24-unit high school core curriculum into admissions processes for all first-time freshmen.)

ACT Online (ACT Test)

ACT/SAT Prep Course Reviews

College Board Online (SAT test)

Sat, GRE, Tests 

Official CLEP information

Accelerated Distance Education


Art and Music

Louvre Museum

A. Pintura, Art Detective

Exploring Leonardo

Inside Art 

Children's Music Web


Foreign Language

Foreign Language For Travelers

Gardening

KinderGarden


Math

Ask Dr. Math

Gallery Of Interactive Geometry

Khan Academy 

Reading

Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site 

The Children's Literature Web Guide 

Science

Answers in Genesis

The MAD Sci Network

Science Learning Network

Museum of Science, Boston

NASA Home Page

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

StarChild 

U.S. Space Camp

Dennis Kunkel's Microscopy

Microscopy Primer

Missouri Botanical Gardens: MBGnet Home

Human Genome Project Information

Guided Tour: Visible Human Project

InnerBody

Neuroscience for Kids

Ocean Planet Home Page

The Electronic Zoo

Chem4Kids

U.S. Geological Survey

Internet Plasma Physics Education Experience

The Franklin Institute

Science City

St.Louis Science Center

Exploratorium

Miami Museum of Science

Record Keeping

FHE Plan Book, Fillable Hour Log, and Fillable Transcript Template
(Downloads Available for FHE Members – Login at the bottom of this page,
then click on the “Members Only” tab and “Member Resources”)

Academic Records by Classical Conversations (high school transcript)

DonnaYoung.org (high school transcript)

Edu-Track Home School

Homeschool Tracker 

Homeschool Planbook 

HomeSchool Minder

Education Plus+ 

Fast Transcripts
 

Reference and Research

Cathy Duffy Reviews

Intelligence Resource

Research It

Websters Dictionary

Old Farmers Almanac

Britannica Online 

CIA World Fact Book

National Geographic

The Library of Congress

Smithsonian Research Museums

Information Please


Geography

National Geographic Society

Discover America Through Postcards

History

Animated American Timeline

Colonial Williamsburg

Lewis and Clark

NativeAmerican Indian Resources

The American Civil War Homepage

The Civil War Homepage

Civil War Page 

Edison National Historic Site Home Page

The White House, 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue

The White House Historical Association, First Kids

The Presidents

The First Ladies of the United States of America

 

Writing

Writing Den 

Crayon

Internet Public Library


Misc

National Black Home Educators

Quia Web

Homeschool.com

Donna Young's Homeschool Printables 

Teachers.Net Lesson Plans 

Discover School's Puzzlemaker

Homeschool World

Dynamic Learning

Teenpact-Missouri  

 

Here are some websites for additional resources some are temporary while public schools are closed.

Did you know that there is NO cost to the TypeTastic program for schools? AND it's ad free! You can use it on tablets or computers and let students practice 150 levels of typing skills during quiet time.   https://www.survivingateacherssalary.com/free-typing-program-resource-teachers-schools

 

Virtual fieldtrips https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SvIdgTx9djKO6SjyvPDsoGlkgE3iExmi3qh2KRRku_w/preview?fbclid=IwAR2YubcSOZLk3X79SvGAWBJyWYJqZyhFq-xIWgQuOpTEzdk6vd2jSeWruFo

 

FreedomHomeschooling virtual fieldtrips  https://freedomhomeschooling.com/virtual-field-trips

Here’s The Entire List of Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions Due to School Closings

https://kidsactivitiesblog.com/135609/list-of-education-companies-offering-free-subscriptions

 

 

Your Kids Can Now Watch Astronauts Reading Stories From Space

https://www.scarymommy.com/astronauts-story-time-in-space-kids-books/?utm_source=FB&fbclid=IwAR3OfFZ65hADAw-tuUQTAe6pFiZVr4fOl5UsDBLSenXhuAJ2-K_rwdec7jo

 

NASA makes their entire media library publicly accessible and copyright free

https://www.diyphotography.net/nasa-makes-entire-media-library-publicly-accessible-copyright-free

 

HUGE List Of VIRTUAL Field Trips Your Kids Can Take From Home

http://howtohomeschoolforfree.com/huge-list-of-virtual-field-trips

 

Edhelper.com

https://www.edhelper.com/

 

Epic!  Books

https://www.getepic.com/

 

Broadway plays for a limited time

https://www.insider.com/stream-broadway-musicals-plays-for-free-online-limited-time-coronavirus-2020-3?fbclid=IwAR0ZLaCGGmYsMs94BFV_9CVoARpMTPyjSJ3RWB6FQLUgRlAkeYEtU1MqDE0

 

3 Free Weeks of Maker Stations to keep your students creating at home! Each challenge includes simple instructions using materials around the house, QR code video resources, and a student recording sheet.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1T4CZCt8hJqYLVT5ZVYpR7SgHLWDWaaUO/view?fbclid=IwAR2XJ0O57AqXv6STWUGzee49v-0JGVkAWUWHdRyIGU1i5gav558LDGQBdGI

 

 

Explore US National Parks via 360 degree virtual tours

https://techcrunch.com/2016/08/25/google-now-lets-you-explore-u-s-national-parks-via-360-degree-virtual-tours/

 

450 Ivy League courses you can take for free right now

https://www.freecodecamp.org/news/here-are-380-ivy-league-courses-you-can-take-online-right-now-for-free-9b3ffcbd7b8c/?fbclid=IwAR2QgbDN96XAspOn7qwEC6QX3Fh1V6t5xT-loGB2YcCl615ojLoERDVjO4U

 

Everbright magazine get the Easter issue free

freekidsmagazine.com

 

You can now download over 300,000 books from the NYPL for free

https://www.timeout.com/newyork/news/you-can-now-download-over-300-000-books-from-the-nypl-for-free-031820

 

Scholastic is offering several free resources during this time and they are amazing. If your kids are bored this weekend (or in the coming month), check them out. The articles are geared towards kids and very interesting. You can even read as a family and discuss!

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html?fbclid=IwAR1YaGhnls3QQOp76c_wyVSpQFBxyyrJ9JQnA8RelIszk8ywVy3vuJ3qpzs

 

FREE Coronavirus Relief Packs are now available for Preschool through 5th Grade. Each download includes worksheets, activities, songs, and videos for all subjects: https://www.havefunteaching.com/resources/relief-packs/

IMPORTANT: The download is a .zip file. You must be on a computer or laptop to save it. Thanks!

https://www.havefunteaching.com/resources/relief-packs/?fbclid=IwAR3jp3l-qgEcHIPYE0YtSwVsUvxnpT09pVzJmkqJXq8GdkDA7AJ6K3fXVzw

 

Another new batch of free activities is now available at  site:

https://jarrettlerner.com/activities/

Today was got a Character-Maker, the Scribble Game, a desperate astronaut, and some blank clothes that need funky patterns. Scroll down to find them.

Each day there are more activities posted!

https://sites.google.com/neoshosd.org/nsd-elearn/home