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  Ok, I’m quite a nerd – but I really would love these books.  In my defense, I homeschool my son, so these books will come in handy as time goes on! Groupon has the Everything You Need to Ace… In One Big Fat Notebook for $11.99 each!  There are 5 choices: Everything You Need to Ace …

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  Ok, I’m quite a nerd – but I really would love these books.  In my defense, I homeschool my son, so these books will come in handy as time goes on! Groupon has the Everything You Need to Ace… In One Big Fat Notebook for $12.99 each!  There are 5 choices: Everything You Need to Ace Science …

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Year End Homeschool Blowout Sale – 15% off + 5% back in store credit @Educents!   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Attention all teachers and fellow homeschooling families!    New users can head over to Educents.com, a daily deal site featuring educational material, and sign up to receive a FREE $10 gift card to spend on their site – exclusively for Saving Toward A Better Life readers!   The $10 gift card will be sent …

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ABCmouse is an online kid’s learning site that features a full online curriculum for kids: Preschool through Kindergarten (ages 2-6). The Step-by-Step Learning Path presents the full ABCmouse.com curriculum in a carefully designed program of more than 450 lessons in six levels. As your child completes each lesson, he or she is guided to the next …

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ABCmouse.com 50% off Annual Subscriptions

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 27, 2016 · 0 comments

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ABCmouse is an online kid’s learning site that features a full online curriculum for kids: Preschool through Kindergarten (ages 2-6). The Step-by-Step Learning Path presents the full ABCmouse.com curriculum in a carefully designed program of more than 450 lessons in six levels. As your child completes each lesson, he or she is guided to the next …

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Educents Back-to-School Giveaways – Up to $15,000 in prizes!

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on July 16, 2016 · 0 comments

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Have you checked out the Educents Back-to-School Giveaways yet? Now through August, don’t miss your chance to enter to win over $15,000 in prizes like talking stuffed animals, full-year curricula for all ages, a $250 shopping spree and MORE! I really want to win the Fun Schooling Books from Thinking Tree.  Those look great!  But you …

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FREE SHIPPING at Educents thru 5/25

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 24, 2016 · 0 comments

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FREE shipping sale at Educents ends on Wednesday, May 25! If you’re worried about “summer slide” or if you’re a homeschooling parent like me, ready to start buying for next year, Educents is going to hook you up with FREE shipping during their Summer Stock up Sale, now through 5/25! Sunday 5/22 through Wednesday 5/25, get Free …

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FREE SHIPPING at Educents thru 5/25

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 22, 2016 · 0 comments

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FREE shipping sale at Educents ends on Wednesday, May 25! If you’re worried about “summer slide” or if you’re a homeschooling parent like me, ready to start buying for next year, Educents is going to hook you up with FREE shipping during their Summer Stock up Sale, now through 5/25! Sunday 5/22 through Wednesday 5/25, get Free …

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Bluebee Pal: A Young Reader’s New Best Friend

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on May 19, 2016 · 0 comments

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Bluebee Pal: A Young Reader’s Bestie I am a BIG supporter of Summer Reading.  And Spring Reading, Fall Reading, Winter Reading, night time reading, day time reading, road trip reading.  In our house, we read. Reading is fundamental to education, and once the inspiration is sparked the positive effects are lifelong. There are many tools out there …

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Educents: $5000 Teacher Appreciation Dream Classroom Giveaway

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on April 11, 2016 · 0 comments

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To celebrate Teacher Appreciation month, Educents, FreshGrade, S&S Worldwide, and the Sellers of Educents have partnered to give educators funding for their dream classrooms. The 7 educators with the most votes will win a combined $10,000! Any educator is eligible to win – teachers, homeschoolers, parents, and school administrators. How to Win Educators get pretty creative …

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14 Educational Stocking Stuffer Ideas

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on November 16, 2015 · 0 comments

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What do you do for stocking stuffers?  Do you have tried-and-true traditions?  Candy?  Socks?  Small, novelty gifts?  Gift cards?  It’s true, that size has a lot to do with what you can and can’t put in a stocking.  But that doesn’t mean big things can’t come in your stocking.  One year I was supposed to …

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Educents also has a bunch of free downloadables to get you and your little helpers in the holiday spirit! I’ve included a list of a few freebies below. Make sure to download them all and save them for the day you start brightening your home or classroom with winter decorations! #FreebieFriday on Educents: Free Online Math Course ($59.99 …

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I wrote a post a few months back asking, Is Cursive Handwriting Important Anymore?  (Spoiler alert: I think it is!)  I knew all along that I would want to incorporate cursive handwriting lessons into our homeschool but I was afraid it would be met with resistance.  I was pleasantly surprised to find that Bug realllllllllly …

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FREE shipping sale at Educents ends on Monday, 10/19!  Plus, keep reading to the bottom to see all kinds of great FREE printable activities! Get all of your holiday shopping DONE during the Sweetest Day Free Shipping sale on Educents! Give the gift of education this year. Educents offers great deals on educational toys, coloring & …

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 Happy Freebie Friday from Educents!  This week features a FREE shipping sale and more great FREE printables! Get all of your holiday shopping DONE during the Sweetest Day Free Shipping sale on Educents! Give the gift of education this year. Educents offers great deals on educational toys, coloring & art supplies, kid-friendly science experiments, and more! …

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 Happy Freebie Friday!  Here’s some fun FREE printables from Educents for your homeschool days or extra-curricular work! Hero-Themed Alphabet Handwriting Worksheets Download these FUN Superhero themed Alphabet practice sheets! Who it’s for: Pre-K to Kinder Why it’s great: Have you met the Educents Heroes? Print these pages out and ask your child practice their alphabet with 53 pages …

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I mostly use Educents for printables but they have other educational items you can order.  And today, 9/30 ONLY, you can get FREE shipping with code SHIP4FREE! So that means today, in addition to the discounts Educents offers, you also get FREE shipping! That means FREE shipping on: discounted educational products holiday gifts  discounted Magformers  discounted educational toys discounted board games homeschool curriculum    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Attention all teachers and fellow homeschooling families! …

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Educents has you covered for Pirate themed learning activities with deals on these pirate themed printable activity bundles! Pirate theme Mega Bundle for Busy Teachers – This MEGA Pirate Theme Classroom Bundle includes 18 separate coordinating files, absolutely everything you need to get your classroom theme started. Regular price $43 – but now just $10.99! Pirate Activities Bundle – 50% …

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Is Cursive Handwriting Important Anymore?

by Tabitha @ Saving Toward A Better Life on August 22, 2015 · 0 comments

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Is Cursive Handwriting Important Anymore? I put the question out on my (personal) Facebook last year about Cursive handwriting in schools.  I ws shocked when my friends replied that their kids didn’t learn cursive handwriting until the third grade if they even learned it at all and that once they learned it, that was it, it was …

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FREE Download!  Claude Monet Art Activities ArTree Magazine issue! We don’t have a set art curriculum but Bug loves to create, we make frequent trips to the local art museum and  I like to get books that feature famous paintings. He’s taken a particular interest in Monet so I’m super thrilled to find this!  I’ve already downloaded …

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