Free Homeschooling Curriculum
There are a number of homeschooling curriculums out there for you to try. Many are either completely free or offer free trials. This is a great option as it saves spending lots of money on something which may not work for you and your child! However, it is not necessary to follow a curriculum at all!
Here's a list of some of the most popular curriculums. Many of these sites are American and therfore based on their education system- but they still contain many resources and ideas that are relevant to the UK system- and can be a good place to start whilst you become more confident.
Ambleside Online is a free home school curriculum designed closely to the curriculum Charlotte Mason used. The curriculum uses as many free online books as possible, and this is free to use this information and join the support group.
Mater Amabilis is a Charlotte Mason style curriculum for Catholics, covering pre-Kindergarten to 8th Grade (ages 4-14).
This is a completely free Christian home school curriculum.
Most US states offer some type of online public school courses to resident students. Some states offer full online high school diploma programs, while others offer a limited number of virtual courses.
Here you can find online courses and resources for trade and academic subjects commonly found in the curriculum followed by traditional schools and universities (the site is being updated 1/2/21).
A K-5 curriculum with over 900 weekly topic units containing free educational resources found on the web.
One of the most popular virtual public school programs in the US for home schooling grades K-12.
Another popular US public school free home schooling curriculum programs.
UK Home Education Resources
UK Home Education Resources to assist you in educating your child at home.
me education in the UK
Many people in the UK do not realise that British home education (known as ‘homeschooling’ in the USA) is legal, and becoming more popular all the time. Although laws in the four countries of the UK (England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales) are not the same, home education is legal in all of them.
First College provides an individualised high school education, in the classic British tradition, for children from 10 – 18 years. Classes are normally limited to a maximum of 15 Students.
Home Schooling Within the UK
Some general homeschool information about homeschooling in the UK.
Oxford Home Schooling
A division of Oxford Open Learning. For families embarking on Home Schooling GCSEs.
A progressive, co-educational, residential school, founded by A. S. Neill in 1921, where classes are optional and rules are determined by the students.