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Homeschooling Office
Last modified: 10/9/2009 2:57:08 PM
Home Schooling Curriculum Resources

Curricula Resources

Updated June 30, 2009

Prince George’s County Public Schools does not recommend nor endorse any curriculum. It is the family’s responsibility to evaluate and choose curriculum. This list is provided for the convenience of homeschooling families and is not intended to be exhaustive. Please contact chadnott@pgcps.org if you want to suggest homeschool curriculum that should be added to the list or find an error. The links to the publishers’ and/or authors’ websites are for informational purposes only. These products can be bought from numerous online suppliers and at homeschool curriculum fairs. Please look at our list of Homeschool Suppliers for additional places to purchase educational materials. 

Sources of complete homeschool curricula as well as individual subjects 

A Beka Book 

http://www.abeka.com/ 

1-877-223-5226

P.O. Box 19100 
Pensacola, FL  
32523-9100, U.S.A. 

Alpha Omega Publications

 http://www.aop.com/home/ 

1-800-622-3070

804 N. 2nd Avenue East 
Rock Rapids, IA 51246 

Bob Jones University Press

http://www.bjupress.com/

1-800-845-5731

BJU Press  
Customer Services 
Greenville, SC 29614-0062 

Calvert School

http://www.calvertschool.org/home-school/

1-888-487-4652 

Christian Liberty Press

 http://ebiz.netopia.com/clpress/

1-800-832-2741 

Rod and Staff Publishers

 http://www.rodandstaffbooks.com/Rod_and_Staff_Curriculum/

1-800-761-0234 

Sonlight Curriculum

www.sonlight.com/  

303-730-6292

8042 South Grant Way 
Littleton, CO  80122-2705 

Language Arts –Composition 

Any Child Can Write by Harvey Wiener 

Easy Writing

 http://www.easygrammar.com/index2.html

1-800-641-6015

P.O. Box 25970

Scottsdale, AZ  85255 

How to Write Clearly: The Meaning Approach by Ruth Beechick

 http://www.mottmedia.com/ 

1-800-421-6645

Mott Media, L.L.C. 
1130 Fenway Circle 
Fenton, MI 48430 

Jump In: A workbook for Reluctant and Eager Writers by Sharon Watson

Apologia Educational Ministries

http://www.apologia.com/  

1-888-524-4724

1106 Meridian Plaza Suite 220 
Anderson, IN 46016 US 

Understanding Writing by Susan Bradrick 

Wordsmith Series

 http://www.cspress.com/

352-475-5757

Common Sense Press 
8786 Highway 21 
Melrose, FL 32666 

Write at Home

http://www.writeathome.com/  
 

WriteGuide.com

 http://www.writeguide.com/  

Writing Strands

 http://www.writingstrands.com/home.asp   

1-800-688-5375

National Writing Institute 
624 W. University #248 
Denton, TX 76201-1889 

Language Arts - Grammar/ Spelling/Vocabulary 

Easy Grammar/Daily Grams

 http://www.easygrammar.com/index2.html  

1- 800-641-6015

P.O. Box 25970

Scottsdale, AZ  85255 

Editor-in-Chief series

http://www.criticalthinking.com/index.jsp  

1-800-458-4849

The Critical Thinking Co. 
P.O. Box 1610 
Seaside, CA 93955-1610 

English from the Roots Up by Joegil K. Lundquist 

Explode the Code series 

http://www.epsbooks.com/index.asp  

1-800-225-5750

Educators Publishing Service 
PO Box 9031 
Cambridge, MA 02139-9031
 

Analytical Grammar

Junior Analytical Grammar

http://www.analyticalgrammar.com/

(919)783-0795

3810-201 Lunceston Way

Raleigh, NC 27613  

Grammar Ace by Duane Bolin 

Language Smarts series

 http://www.criticalthinking.com/index.jsp   

1-800-458-4849

The Critical Thinking Co. 
P.O. Box 1610 
Seaside, CA 93955-1610 

Painless Grammar by Rebecca Elliott

Barron's Educational Series 

Sequential Spelling

http://www.readingandspelling.org/   

1-866-285-6612

Don McCabe, Research Director

AVKO Educational Research Foundation 
3084 W. Willard Road, Suite W 
Clio, MI 48420-7801  

Shurley English

 http://www.shurley.com/   

1-800-566-2966

Shurley Instructional Materials, Inc. 
366 SIM Dr. 
Cabot, AR 72023 

Spelling Power by Beverly L. Adams-Gordon

 http://www.castlemoyle.com/ 

509-843-5009 (questions) 1-888-773-5586 (orders)

Castlemoyle Books 
The Hotel Revere Building 
7th and Main Street -- PO Box 520 
Pomeroy WA 99347-0520 

Vocabulary from Classical Roots by Fifer and Flowers

 http://www.epsbooks.com/index.asp  

1-800-225-5750

Educators Publishing Service 
PO Box 9031 
Cambridge, MA 02139-9031
 

Winston Grammar Program

http://www.winstongrammar.com/   

360-687-0282

Precious Memories Educational Resources  
18403 NE 111th Avenue  
Battle Ground, WA 98604 

Wordly Wise by Kenneth Hodkinson and Sandra Adams

http://www.epsbooks.com/index.asp  

1-800-225-5750

Educators Publishing Service 
PO Box 9031 
Cambridge, MA 02139-9031
 

Language Arts-Literature 

Ambleside online (Charlotte Mason method)

 http://amblesideonline.org/ 

Beautiful Feet

http://www.bfbooks.com/ 

805-542-9847 (questions) 1-800-889-1978 (orders)

 

Bring the Classics to Life series

http://www.edconpublishing.com/products.php?cat=14&pg=7

631-567-7227

EDCON Publishing Group  
30 Montauk Boulevard  
Oakdale, NY 11769-1399 

Five in a Row by Jane Claire Lambert

http://www.fiveinarow.com/fiar/  

816-246-9252

P.O. Box 707

Grandview, MO 64030-0707 

For Such a Time as This (James Stobaugh)

http://www.forsuchatimeasthis.com/index.php  

814-479-7710

510 Swank Road

Hollsopple. PA 15935 

KONOS

http://www.konos.com/index.html  

972-924-2712

P.O Box 250

Anna, TX 75409 

Learning Language Arts Through Literature series

http://www.commonsensepress.com/  

352-475-5757

Common Sense Press 
8786 Highway 21 
Melrose, FL 32666  

Lightning Literature and Composition

http://www.hewitthomeschooling.com/book/blight.asp 

1-800-890-4097

Hewitt Homeschooling Resources

PO Box 9 
Washougal WA  98671 

Progeny Press

http://www.progenypress.com/

1-877-776-4369 

A Tapestry of Grace by Marcia Somerville

 http://www.lampstandpress.com/xindex.php  

1-800-705-7487 or 301-963-0808

Lampstand Press 
 PO Box 5798 
 Rockville, MD 20855 

Total Language Plus

http://www.totallanguageplus.com/ 

360-754-3660

PO Box 12622  
Olympia, WA 98508 

Novels Units

http://www.bmiedserv.com/categories.asp?cID=63 

1-800-222-8100 

Language Arts-Phonics/Learning to Read 

Alpha Phonics by Samuel Blumenfeld

 http://www.howtotutor.com/ 

208-322-4440 

Alphabet Island (Eagles Wings)

http://www.eagleswingsed.com/products/ai1.html

P.O. Box 502 
Duncan, OK 73534

580-252-1555 

First Reader by Phyllis Schlafly 

A Home Start in Reading by Ruth Beechick

http://www.mottmedia.com/ 

1-800-421-6645

Mott Media, L.L.C. 
1130 Fenway Circle 
Fenton, MI 48430 

Learning Language Arts Through Literature Blue Book Reading program http://www.commonsensepress.com/  

352-475-5757

Common Sense Press 
8786 Highway 21 
Melrose, FL 32666 

Phonics Pathways: Clear Steps to Easy Reading by Dolores G. Hiskes

Jossey-Bass 

Scaredy Cat Reading System by Joyce Herzog

http://www.joyceherzog.com/

1-800-745-8212 

Sing, Spell, Read and Write

 http://www.pearsonlearning.com/index.cfm?a=65

1-800-321-3106

Pearson Learning Group 
145 South Mount Zion Road 
P.O. Box 2500 
Lebanon, IN 46052 

Teach Your Child to Read in 100 Easy Lessons by Engelmann, Haddox, and Bruner 

Math 

Chalk Dust Company

http://www.chalkdust.com/

1-800-588-7564

PMB 375 
3506 Hwy 6 South 
Sugar Land, TX 77478-4401 

Developmental Math

 http://www.mathplace.com/Developmental/Developmental.asp  

1-888-672-6284 

Mathematics Programs Associates

Post Office Box 2118

Halesite, New York 11743 

An Easy Start in Arithmetic by Ruth Beechick

 http://www.mottmedia.com/ 

1-800-421-6645

Mott Media, L.L.C. 
1130 Fenway Circle 
Fenton, MI 48430 

Mastering Mathematics by Letz Farmer

http://www.masterypublications.com/Math.htm  

Math Mammoth e-books (Maria Miller)

 http://www.mathmammoth.com/ 

Math·U·See

 http://www.mathusee.com/

1-888-854-6284 

Miquon Math

http://www.keypress.com/x6252.xml

1-800-995-6284

Key Curriculum Press 
1150 65th Street 
Emeryville, CA 94608 

Saxon Math

 http://saxonpublishers.harcourtachieve.com/en-US/saxonpublishers.htm  

1-800-284-7019 

Singapore Math

http://www.singaporemath.com/

503-557-8100   

Teaching Textbooks

 http://www.teachingtextbooks.com/ 

1-866-867-628

Teaching Textbooks Distribution 
P.O. Box 60529 
Oklahoma City, OK 73146-0529 

Science 

Apologia Educational Ministries

http://www.apologia.com/  

1-888-524-4724

1106 Meridian Plaza Suite 220 
Anderson, IN 46016 US 

Backyard Scientist by Jane Hoffman

http://www.backyardscientist.com/  

Christian Kids Explore series

 http://www.brightideaspress.com/catalog.htm#science 

1-877-492-8081

Bright Ideas Press 
PO Box 333 
Cheswold, DE 19936 

Developing Critical Thinking through Science

 http://www.criticalthinking.com/index.jsp  

1-800-458-4849

The Critical Thinking Co. 
P.O. Box 1610 
Seaside, CA 93955-1610 

Five in a Row by Jane Claire Lambert

http://www.fiveinarow.com/fiar/  

816-246-9252

P.O. Box 707

Grandview, MO 64030-0707 

KONOS

http://www.konos.com/index.html  

972-924-2712

P.O Box 250

Anna, TX 75409 

Lyrical Life Science

http://www.lyricallearning.com/ 

1-800-761-0906 

Noeo Science

http://www.noeoscience.com/catalog.html

Noeo Science Curriculum LTD.

7020 Barbuda Drive 
Fort Collins, Colorado  80525 

RealScience 4 Kids

http://www.arn.org/realscience/realscience.html  

Singapore Science

 http://www.singaporemath.com/Science_s/2.htm

503-557-8100   

TOPS Learning Systems

http://topscience.org/

1-503-263-2040

TOPS Learning Systems, Inc. 
10970 S. Mulino Rd. 
Canby OR 97013 

History/Social Studies 

Beautiful Feet Books

http://www.bfbooks.com/ 

805-542-9847 (questions) 1-800-889-1978 (orders) 

Cantering the Country by Loree' Pettit and Dari Mullins

http://www.geomatters.com/products/details.asp?ID=253

Josh & Cindy Wiggers 
P.O. Box 92 
Nancy, KY 42544 
Phone: (606) 636-4678 

Critical Thinking in United States History

http://www.criticalthinking.com/index.jsp  

1-800-458-4849

The Critical Thinking Co. 
P.O. Box 1610 
Seaside, CA 93955-1610 

Five in a Row by Jane Claire Lambert

http://www.fiveinarow.com/fiar/  

816-246-9252

P.O. Box 707

Grandview, MO 64030-0707 

For Such a Time as This (James Stobaugh)

http://www.forsuchatimeasthis.com/index.php  

814-479-7710

510 Swank Road

Hollsopple. PA 15935 

Greenleaf History

 http://www.greenleafpress.com/

615-449-1617

3761 Hwy 109 North 
Lebanon, TN 37087 
United States 

Hands-On Geography by Maggie Hogan

http://www.brightideaspress.com/index.htm 

1-877-492-8081

PO Box 333 
Cheswold, DE 19936 

History Alive (Diane Waring)

 http://www.dianawaring.com/

425-397-0631

Diana Waring Presents! 
621 SR 9 NE 
PMB B-14  
Lake Stevens, WA 98258 

A History of US (Joy Hakim)

 http://www.joyhakim.com/  

KONOS

http://www.konos.com/index.html  

972-924-2712

P.O Box 250

Anna, TX 75409 

The Mystery of History by Linda Lacour Hobar 

http://www.themysteryofhistory.com/ 

Runkle Geography

http://www.runklepub.com/

606-636-4678 

The Story of the World by Susan Bauer

 http://www.welltrainedmind.com/childsworldhistory.html

1-877-322-3445 

A Tapestry of Grace by Marcia Somerville

 http://www.lampstandpress.com/xindex.php  

1-800-705-7487 or 301-963-0808

Lampstand Press 
 PO Box 5798 
 Rockville, MD 20855 

Trail Guides to Geography by Cindy Wiggers

 http://www.geomatters.com/ 

Geography Matters

Josh & Cindy Wiggers 
P.O. Box 92 
Nancy, KY 42544 
606-636-4678 

The Ultimate Geography and Timeline Guide by Hogan and Wiggers http://www.brightideaspress.com/catalog.htm#geography    1-877-492-8081

http://www.geomatters.com/    606-636-4678 

Art 

Creative Girls Craft Club

www.creativegirlsclub.com

1-877-226-5391 

Draw Right Now

 http://www.barkercreek.com/

1-800-692-5833 

Draw Squad

http://www.drawsquad.com/ 

858-530-8030

Darrell Wright Video Productions 
9360 Activity Rd. 
Suite B 
San Diego, CA 921 

GeeArt (Children’s Art education)

http://www.geeguides.com/

1-888-375-0560

GeeGuides LLC 
P.O. Box 3609 
Durango, CO 81302 

How Great Thou Art (Barry Stebbing)

http://www.howgreatthouart.com/ 

1-800-982-3729

Box 48

McFarlan, NC 28102 

Meet the Masters Art Appreciation Program

 http://www.meetthemasters.com/ 

Music & Art History Puzzles by Mark Twain Media 

The Usborne Art Treasury by Rosie Dickins and Nicola Butler  

The Usborne Complete Book of Art Ideas by Fiona Watt and Antonia Miller  

Visual Manna

 http://www.visualmanna.com/index.html

1-888-275-7309

P.O Box 553

Salem, MO 65560 
 

Music 

History of Classical Music Study Guide (Beautiful Feet)

http://www.bfbooks.com/ 

805-542-9847 (questions) 1-800-889-1978 (orders) 

Music & Art History Puzzles by Mark Twain Media 

Singing Made Easy by Marcia McCarry

http://www.singingmadeasy.com/

(406) 222-6307 

Story of the Orchestra : Listen While You Learn About the Instruments, the Music and the Composers Who Wrote the Music! by Robert Levine, Meredith Hamilton, and Robert T. Levine 

Health 
 

The Feelings Book: The Care and Keeping of You: The Body Book for Girls by Valorie Schaefer (American Girl) 
 

Total Health by Susan Boe

http://www.riversedgepublishing.net/aboutsusan.htm

1-888-337-1850

RiversEdge Publishing Company LLC 
14910 SE Morning Way, Suite 102 
Clackamas, OR 97015 

The publishers of complete curriculum packages usually include health, and sometimes health concepts are included in the science curriculum 

Physical Education 

Operation Fit Kids

http://www.acefitness.org/ofk/youthFitness/ 

1-888-825-3636 

Spanish 
 

¡Avancemos! (McDougal Littel)

http://www.mcdougallittell.com/ml/wl.htm?level2Code=SP&lvl=3 

Other 

Future Christian Homemaker’s Handbook by Laura Latour

http://www.futurechristianhomemakers.com/FCHHandbook.html 

904-270-0187 

Life Prep for Homeschooled Teenagers by Barbra Frank

http://www.cardamompublishers.com/cardamom-life-prep.htm 

Cardamom Publishers

P.O. Box 4

Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235