AussieHomeschool Closing Down 11/14/2019All good things must come to an end and AussieHomeschool is no different. It is with much sadness yet even more necessity that this must be so. As of Sunday evening, 17/11/2019 the Discussion Forums will close. The Classifieds, for now although not indeterminate, will continue as is. Why is this happening now? In all honesty, it probably should have happened many years ago but I created this forum, which originally a homeschool classifieds forum for Aussies, about 20 years or so ago. I, along with others for whom I am gratefully indebted to, have spent many, many hours sweating, laughing, praying, crying, writing, apologising, pleading and speaking about this wonderful place. In this day and age of Social Media, along with our ages and therefore differernt stages of life, it is simply not viable in any way for it to continue. You may think differently and that's okay - you honestly have to have lived through some of the dramas and learning opportunities that we all have to truly appreciate why we have the standards that we do - they were borne out of necessity and not undertaken lightly. Much blood, sweat and tears have been spilt over this place. Even more friendships, learning, debate, love, prayer and great times have been had becuase of AussieHomeschool. No one could ever be more thankful for it than I.
I understand you may feel frustration or even anger and for that I apologise, I feel you. But now it is YOUR time to go out and spread the word of home education and its benefits. Share YOUR story, tell those you know and don't know about homeschooling and what is has done for your family. On behalf of John (my long suffering and patient husband), myself and the ENTIRE moderating team over the many years - I THANK YOU and WISH YOU ALL THE VERY BEST IN ALL YOUR ENDEAVOURS. God Bless, Susan (HomeGrownKids / AussieHomeschool)
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Teacing Writing: structure and style seminar and workbook ( includes DVDs). PLUS Student Writing Intensive level B (DVDs plus teachers notes and student handouts). 2010. paid $300 back in 2014, still relevant today
I have the following item for sale:
IEW Teaching Writing Structure & Style - DVDs & Practicum Workbook
$120 (price does NOT include postage)
Exc Condition (the box has some slight damage in one corner) There are some pencil notes on one page
Please comment below or message me if you are interested
For sale - IEW's SICC C
Student Writing Intensive Continuation Course Level C
All discs in working order. Student notes, loose leaf in an envelope. All in good condition.
Sells new for $291.
Postage will be by Australian Post satchel from 2830
We have finished homeschooling and these are the last of our resources. All are in good to excellent condition. I have given a link to each resource and all are very similar or the same to the product seen in the link. I have tried to give a very fair price, as I want to be rid of these, but they did cost me some money. I have given weights in ( ) for postage. I would really prefer to post in pre-paid satchels as that it the easiest for me. We loved these resources and found them very helpful for educating our kids. I maybe negotiable on price. Posting from 2830.
Thanks for looking.
MUS Pre-calculus Australian version - All in very god condition, as we barely used the books.
Teacher’s manual, back cover coming off slightly, but still very good condition
Solutions text - very good condition
Test Booklet – very good condition
Dvd – good condition
To buy new from Maths Australia, it includes Honours book as well for $160
Selling all for $100 (1.4kg)
IEW’s SICC C - Dvds plus student book, in loose leaf style in envelop. Not a book like in the link.
Selling for new at $290
Sell as a whole for $120 (820g)
The Two Andrews on Writing and Teaching Writing – 3 dvds , 6 sessions with Andrew Pudewa and Andrew Kern – excellent talks
Write Now – Getty-Dubay Programfor Handwriting Success
Excellent resource to improve handwriting, or teach it. Selling $20 US
Harvey’s Elementary Grammar and Compositionand answer key – an old fashion but good resource (400g)
The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation Great reference guide with some practice chapters $6 (520g)
Writer’s Inc Great reference book on all things to do with writing. Helpful guidelines, models and strategies for writing. $8 (850g)
Evolution The Grand Experiment vol 1 $5 (1.4kg)
Tops Learning Systems Science with Simple Things series – 2 books - Electricity (230g)and Magnetism (206g) $5 each (Sonlight Science Core D & E books)
Apologia Multimedia Companion CD for Exploring Creation with Physical Science and Physics $5 each (100g each)
PAC System (Paradigm Accelerated Curriculum) – Integrated Physics and Chemistry– includes Teacher’s Resource Kit, Activities Books and texts for 12 chapters of work. – great for someone who wanted to study physics and chemistry but not go into the detail of something like Apologia science.
Good condition $20 for the whole thing (4.7 kg) SOLD
Advanced Chemistry Lab Setfrom Nature’s Workshop plus - $20 (1.1kg)
Mark Kistler’s Draw Squad x 2 books Great art resource for teaching drawing $5 each (730g each)
Core 300 – 20thCentury History 2014 – Instructor’s Guide and Student guide each in Sonlight blue folder, with tabs. All set up ready to go, no writing in them. Complete gudies. (Student 3.1kg, Instructors 3.2kg)
$60 for both.
Only a few books have changed from current list.
To Train Up a Child– Pearl 1st Edition, not one shown in link $5 (150g)
Critical Conditioning– Stout Great resource for teacher to help student develop thinking and analytical skills $5 (260g)