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Homeschool Coupon Codes and Sales – April 2016

April is usually the time to start squirreling away money and plan on some GREAT sales from many homeschool companies. As you get an idea of curriculum you’ll need in the upcoming year, don’t forget there are several bundle sales coming soon (so put some money aside!!) and the below sales to mark on your calendar!

Save up to 50% from Compass Classroom

 

From April 6-13, Compass Classroom is offering savings from 25% to 50% off their products. We’ve used their WordUp Vocabulary (30% off) and next year will also be using Economics for Everybody and Visual Latin with our girls (also both 30% off). They offer several different options, including monthly streaming subscriptions as well as physical products.

50% off Dave Raymond’s Modernity

 

Their *NEW* course, Dave Raymond’s Modernity is a full high school credit and on sale for 50% off from April 8-15, 2016. The course focuses on the period of Modernity and the maturity of Western civilization. Students will learn how to apply and refine a Christian worldview to major developments in philosophy, science, and government; personalities such as Newton, Bach, Napoleon, and Austen; and movements including the Enlightenment, Darwinism, Nationalism, and Victorianism.

Save 15% from Home Art Studio

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This is the first EVER sale that Home Art Studio has held!! We have loved their DVD lessons and used them with our three youngest – highly recommend!! Use the code Spring16 during checkout to save 15%.

FREE History Audio Downloads

Mr President Democracy in America You Are There

There are THREE different radio dramatizations to download for free (not sure how long this will be avaiable).

  • Mr. President: This interesting series only reveals the President at the end of each show.
  • Democray in America: Re-live firsthand accounts from Alexis de Tocqueville.
  • You Are There: Provides a glimpse into key moments in history through great drama.

Kiwi Crate – Buy 2, Get 1 Free!

Kiwi Crate is offering a third month free for any subscriptions over 3 months. We have used their crates in the past and had so much fun with them. With summer coming, these would be a fun activity for the hotter days (and require no planning for mom!).

 

That’s it for now!! I’ll be sure to share any additional freebies and sales on my Facebook page, so feel free to follow along there as well!

Homeschool Deals & Freebies Ending Soon

There are a few sales and deals happening right now that you may want to take note of. Heads up – there are affiliate links in many of these, so if you click, I will earn a small amount. My love for Ticonderoga pencils thanks you.

Save up to 50% at Compass Classroom

Compass Classroom is offering savings of up to 50% through August 12th. We will be using their Word Up vocabulary program this year (it’s hilarious and educational).

Homeschool Omnibus

iHomeschool Network's 4th annual Omnibus sale • the original homeschool bundle

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Through Sunday, August 9th the Omnibus is available – over 120 digital titles and resources available to help you in your homeschool journey. There a many helps for middle and high school students, as well as preschool families. The bundle deal ends at midnight Sunday night and is $25 (over $750 of material is included).

See what’s in the 2015 Omnibus here.

Free Shipping from Bright Ideas Press

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Bright Ideas Press is offering FREE SHIPPING on all orders $30 or more during the month of August. We’ve used Mystery of History, North Star Geography (LOVE THIS!!), and will be using Christian Kids Explore Chemistry this year too. Use the code ‘senditfree’ during checkout!

Grapevine Bundle Sale

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If you are still looking for a Bible curriculum for the upcoming year, Grapevine Studies is offering 20% off their bundles until July 31st and also a FREE wall timeline.  Last year we switched back to Grapevine (the kids asked if we could) and this year we will be working on the New Testament bundle together.

Save 20% and get a FREE timeline HERE.

 

Coupon Code for Educents

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Our kids LOVE the Life of Fred series and Educents is now carrying both Life of Fred AND Explode the Code. As a bonus, they are also offering my readers an additional 10% savings (on any purchase) if you use the code HSCreations910 during checkout!

4 Free Weeks of Reading Eggs

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Reading Eggs is offering a 4 week reading program trial to readers of Homeschool Creations.  Their online reading lessons, activities and e-books teach kids aged 3–13 the core literacy skills needed for lifetime reading success.

Feel free to leave a link with any deals you know of and want to share!

Homeschool Coupon Codes and Giveaways

It’s been a bit since I’ve shared any homeschool coupon codes and giveaways with you all. Here are a few deals (some may be ending soon, so be sure to check the dates!). Hope they help you out!

Win a FULL Level of All About Reading!

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With the new homeschool year starting soon, you don’t want to miss this giveaway from All About Reading. We have LOVED all of their programs and used them with our boys. Enter this giveaway for a full level of one of their four reading programs.

Save 15% on North Star Geography

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Laurianna usedNorth Star Geography this past year and LOVED it! She earned one high school credit (and I do have posts to share – but just haven’t had the time!). North Star Geography is on sale July 1-15, 2015 for 15% off (hardback version only).

FREE 4 Week Reading Trial

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Reading Eggs is offering a free 4 week trial of their program. No future commitment needed – just register here.

FREE Lesson from Grapevine Bible Study

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If you’ve been wanting to try a Grapevine Study, grab this free download of 10 Commandments this month as a download – no strings attached!  Our kids have really enjoyed using their studies and we’ll be working on them again this school year.

 Home Art Studio

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As a great back to school special, purchase any two Home Art Studio DVDs and receive the Holiday Arts and Crafts DVD for FREE. Our kids have been using their DVDs for the last several years and they absolutely love them.

Weekend Coupon Codes, Giveaways, and Deals

Here are a few coupon codes, giveaways, and deals (a few end very soon, so be sure to check the dates!). Hope they help you out!

Save $10 on Teach Them Diligently Registration

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Teach Them Diligently still has TWO more conferences in Sandusky, OH (May) and Dallas, TX (July). This week only use the promo code REVIVE for $10 OFF your registration (sale ends Sunday).

Win a FULL Level of All About Reading!

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One of our favorite companies, All About Learning Press, is offering a giveaway for a full level of one of their four reading programs.

Save 20% on Grapevine Bible Studies in April

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Grapevine is a wonderfully easy Bible program that has children drawing stick figures of Bible stories – and learning. Our kids have been asking to work on one of these, so our last six weeks we’re going to switch to a Grapevine study. During the month of April save 20% off any Grapevine Bible study that is not already on sale using coupon code AprilBlog (code expires 4/30/15). There is a new Moses study coming soon – excited to see it!

Save up to $15 on North Star Geography

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Bright Ideas Press is offering some great spring savings on all of their products, but this is a great opportunity to save up to $15 on our favorite homeschool geography curriculum for high schoolNorth Star Geography! This has been hands-down Laurianna’s favorite class this year and she is 6 weeks away from earning her first high school credit (codes expires 4/30/15).

FREE Watercolor Butterfly Tutorial

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Our kids love the detailed art lessons from See the Light. Right now they have a FREE watercolor butterfly tutorial available to newsletter subscribers.  Look for the signup form in the right hand blog column and the details will be emailed to you. Be sure to mention that Homeschool Creations referred you! They will be adding new tutorials in the upcoming months, so it’s a great way to work on art with your kids!

Homeschool Coupon Codes, Deals, and Giveaways!

Here are a few homeschool coupon codes, deals, and giveaways for a some of the companies we use, know, and love that you may be interested in using this month. Be sure to look at the dates the deals expire.

Save 20% on Grapevine Bible Studies in April

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Grapevine is a wonderfully easy Bible program that has children drawing stick figures of Bible stories – and learning. Our kids have been asking to work on one of these, so our last six weeks we’re going to switch to a Grapevine study. During the month of April save 20% off any Grapevine Bible study that is not already on sale using coupon code AprilBlog (code expires 4/30/15). There is a new Moses study coming soon – excited to see it!

Save up to $15 on North Star Geography

Bright Ideas Press spring-coupons

Bright Ideas Press is offering some great spring savings on all of their products, but this is a great opportunity to save up to $15 on our favorite homeschool geography curriculum for high schoolNorth Star Geography! This has been hands-down Laurianna’s favorite class this year and she is 6 weeks away from earning her first high school credit (codes expires 4/30/15).

Save 25% on WordBuild Vocabulary

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Use coupon code NEWS15 to save 25% on WordBuild Books and CDs, and 10% on WordBuildOnLine from Dynamic Literacy. McKenna is using the online program this year and is really enjoying it!

FREE Watercolor Butterfly Tutorial

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Our kids love the detailed art lessons from See the Light. Right now they have a FREE watercolor butterfly tutorial available to newsletter subscribers.  Look for the signup form in the right hand blog column and the details will be emailed to you. Be sure to mention that Homeschool Creations referred you! They will be adding new tutorials in the upcoming months, so it’s a great way to work on art with your kids!

Win a FULL Level of All About Reading!

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Win the reading program level of your choice from All About Learning Press! The giveaway is open through the month of April – and we love, love, love this program!

SAVE $7 from Teaching Them Diligently!

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Want to save an additional $7 on your family registration?  Use the code HSCREATIONS during checkout and the discount will automatically be applied. Don’t wait too long though – there is a price increase coming!

Save up to $20 on Nancy Larson Science

Many of you email and ask if Nancy Larson Science has any coupon codes – and while there currently isn’t an online coupon code, there IS a way to save up to  $20 if you are attending a homeschool convention where they are a vendor.

At each conference they are offering $20 off and free shipping if you purchases during convention. If you need time to think about your purchase, you can grab a $10 off voucher (good for up to 6 months) so you have time to  still save. Just visit the Nancy Larson booth and grab your code.

In April they will be at MACHE in Frederick, MD and in June at HEAV in Richmond, VA – but there are conferences all over the US they will be visiting. See a full conference list here.

Upcoming FREE Parenting Webinars

Parenting Webinar with Homeschool Creations

Our most recent Positive Parenting webinar was so well received! Although it will be a bit before I host another one, there are several other free webinars you can attend. This page at Positive Parenting lists the upcoming events, so be sure to check it out!

Homeschooling on a Limited Budget

How to Homeschool on a Limited Budget

 

Homeschool moms are always looking for ways to cut costs and stretch resources. This post on how to homeschool on a limited budget has tips and links to help you stretch your budget and find some great freebies too!

 

Feel free to leave a comment if you know of any other great deals!


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