Welcome back to the all new ‘How to Homeschool for FREE and Frugal’ Series here at Free Homeschool Deals!
In this new series here at FHD, we’re loading you up with resources to use in your homeschool that are free or very frugal. You can homeschool successfully on very little money, so follow along as we publish resources for a variety of subjects!
This week, we’re looking at how to homeschool elementary math for free and frugal.
These resources cover Kindergarten through high school.
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*This post was originally published on March 18, 2016.
Comprehensive Elementary Math Curriculum
Mathematics Enhancement Program – Offers free workbooks to download for Grades 1-10. The website is a bit hard to manage, but the content is outstanding! This course was developed in the UK, so spelling and vocabulary will reflect that.
Purplemath – Online algebra course that teaches basic algebra to more advanced concepts; includes worksheets and practice pages
Highline Advanced Math – Enrichment program for grades 5-7; includes instruction, worksheets, and quizzes
The Math Page – Covers elementary math from simple addition to percents and fractions
Easy Peasy All in One Homeschool – Math curriculum covers Kindergarten through Pre-Algebra
Free Online Instruction, Games, and Interactive Sites
Kahn Academy – This is the go-to site for many homeschoolers! Find all math concepts from counting to calculus. Easily assign your children math modules to complete and track their progress.
HippoCampus – video instruction for basic arithmetic to calculus; sign up as a teacher so you can create playlists for your children
cK-12 – Similar to Kahn Academy in that you can assign your children modules to complete and track progress. Also includes comprehensive math concepts from counting to calculus. Provides online interaction to complete exercises. It also provides free, downloadable textbooks for older grades.
shmoop – Provides learning guides with worksheets and practice activities for middle and high school math – pre-algebra through calculus.
Math-U-See Online Learning Drills – Use this tool to drill math facts online; includes all 4 operations
Hoodamath – Contains over 700 math games for grades K through 12
Math Goodies – Includes online instruction, plus math drills, worksheets, puzzles, and games to practice concepts
A+ Math – online games such as MATHO, Memory, and Hidden Pictures
Cool Math 4 Kids – “an amusement park of math, games, and more!” For K through 6th Grade
Multiplication.com – Choose from a variety of online games to learn multiplication facts
Math in English – Enrichment site that features interactive games, math brain teasers, worksheets, and more
Homeschool Math.net – Large list of online math games sites for all ages from K – 12
Number Nut – Great variety of online math games for all ages – from shapes and numbers to advanced math
Sheppard Software – Another site with a large variety of online math games for simple addition through algebra
Free Printable Math Manipulatives
Math Playground – Interactive math manipulatives to teach a variety of concepts from place value to fractions to measuring angles
Free Blank Math Papers – Free graph paper, number lines, and math pages
Free Printable Manipulatives for 4th-6th Grades – Print tangrams, geometric solids, and more
Math Cards – Print shape cards, operator signs in poster size, and more
Printable Number Cards – Includes numbers 0 – 100 with ideas for use
Make Your Own Manipulatives – Simple instructions to make a variety of math manipulatives: pattern blocks, hexagon blogs, rods, and more
Place Value Cards – Printable place value cards from ones to thousands
Printable Manipulatives – Manipulatives and printables for middle school and older; coordinate planes, algebra tiles, and more
More Printable Manipulatives – A MEGA site of printable goodies! Algebra helps, thermometers, clocks, number charts, and tons more
Free Homeschool Math Printables – Includes printable fraction bars, place value charts, and more
Foam Pattern Blocks – DIY foam pattern blocks with free template
Printable Protractors – Available in 180 and 360 degrees
Printable Unit Blocks – Perfect to teach place value
Printable Hexi Cards – Neat! Ideas for use included in the post
Free Printable Shapes – Free template for a variety of shapes; includes fun ideas for use
And More Printable Manipulatives – Fraction rods and circles, place value rods, algebra tiles, pentaminoes, and more
Pattern Block Templates – Available in color or black & white
Free Printable Flash Cards
Printable Arithmetic Cards – Includes all 4 operations in the Abeka style
Printable Flash Cards – Includes all 4 operations, plus telling time, money, and more
Addition Flash Cards – Includes numbers 0 through 12
Addition Flash Cards – For numbers 11 through 20
Free Addition and Subtraction Flash Cards – Horizontal orientation; numbers 0 through 9
Two-Sided Addition and Subtraction Flash Cards – Each number has its own color; great for visual learners!
Subtraction Flash Cards – Completely customizable – then just print!
Multiplication Flash Cards – Variety of colors for 1 through 12
Multiplication Flash Cards – Includes ideas for use
Multiplication Flash Cards – Facts through 12; color coded
Multiplication Flash Cards – Small key ring style; for numbers 1 through 15
Division Flash Cards – Variety of colors for 1 through 12
Free Division Flash Cards – Available in color or black and white; through 12
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