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In-person homeschool programs will resume once library fully opens.

Homeschool Creative Writing on Zoom (Registration required)
Mondays at 11:00 AM
Ages 9-18
Homeschool students join Mrs. Jennifer for a fun Creative Writing class. We will learn how to write different types of poetry, try some fun writing prompts, and play some some fun games. It's recommended that you know how to write before attending this class. Make sure to have paper and pencil or a computer to type on each week.

Children's Homeschool V.I.P. on Zoom (Registration required)
Wednesdays at 10:00 AM
Ages 6-8
Calling all 6-8 year olds!  Join Mrs. Wendy & each week for a fun activity related to the life of a famous person.  We will read a short biography & then have some fun.  

Homeschool Art on Zoom (Registration required)
Wednesdays at 11:00 AM
Ages 9-18
Homeschool kids join Mrs. Jennifer for a fun art class. We'll be learning about different artists and creating artwork in their signature styles. You can look forward to fun drawing prompts, games, challenges, and learning more about the art world. This crash course on art is going to be great! Make sure you have pencil, paper, and colors of some sort (markers, crayons, colored pencils, pastels, chalk) each week.

SCL Theatre: The Rising Star Players on Zoom (Registration required)
Fridays at 10:00 AM
Ages 9-18
A show-based prepping and performance program. In this program you will learn to perform in a theatrical setting. We will be working on acting technique, memorization ability, auditioning, stage direction, and overall theater etiquette.

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Children Homeschool

The goal of the Homeschool Collection is to provide greater accessibility to educational resources that assist homeschool teachers and parent educators with curricular development for children, Kindergarten through grade 8. Included in this collection are Early Literacy Kits, Learning Kits and Practical Homeschooling Magazine.

Early Literacy Kits:

These kits are designed to be utilized by children ages 1-5 and their caregivers. These kits are based on the 5 early literacy practices of Every Child Ready to Read. The activities in these kits are designed to help your child develop the skills needed to learn to read once they are ready.

  • Read
  • Play
  • Write
  • Sing
  • Talk
Learning Kits:

These kits are designed for children in preschool up to high school, dependent on the subject of the kit.

  • Telling Time
  • Human Body
  • Fractions
  • Counting Money
  • Weights and Measures
  • Spanish Essentials
  • Intermediate Spanish
  • Advanced Spanish
  • French Essentials
  • Intermediate French
  • Advanced French
  • United States
  • Plant and Animal Cells
  • Sight Words/Phonics
  • Music
  • Preschool Concepts
  • Multiplication and Division
  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Alphabet
Launchpad Tablets:

We also have a wide variety of Launchpad tablets available to check out. Pre-loaded with content for kids, designed with a simple, easy-to-use interface, and 100% secure.

  • ABCs Just for Me! English Language Arts
  • Ready, Set, READ! English Language Arts
  • Word Dash! English Language Arts
  • Word Warrior! English Language Arts
  • Hello! Bonjour! Learn French
  • Uno! Dos! Tres! Spanish
  • Sí! Yes! Sí! Spanish
  • Claws! Paws! And Leggy Things! Science
  • I See the Science!
  • I Think I Can! STEAM
  • Let’s Explore with Animals!
  • Super Math!
  • Math Planet! Space Math
  • The Puzzler! Critical Thinking
  • Van Gogh Go Go! Painting and Drawing
  • ACT Prep Videos. Math & Science.
  • Learn Algebra I, Learning.
  • Learn Algebra II, Learning.
  • Learn Calculus. Learning.
  • Learn Pre-Calculus. Learning.
  • Learn Geometry. Learning.
  • Learn Trigonometry. Learning.

      
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Children Homeschool
Brainfuse

HelpNow provides live tutoring on a variety of subjects, offering a comprehensive suite of online academic services designed to support many learning needs and styles.

Novelist K-8

Find new authors, series, other titles of a favorite author, match plots or characters. Create your own lists of titles you want to read or have read. Check the library's catalog to see if we own a particular title and its availability. Focuses on materials for students.

Arkansas State Library K-8 Student Resources

The Arkansas State Library provides access to online encyclopedias, primary source materials and various reference collection databases to aid research. 

Here is a list of other helpful homeschool resources not affiliated with the Saline County Library.

Arkansas Virtual Academy

Home Educators of Greater Little Rock

Arkansas Homeschool Support Groups

Arkansas Homeschool Support Groups Resource Directory

State Organizations and Local Homeschool Groups

Central Arkansas Homeschoolers

Consumer Affairs - Best Online Homeschool Reviews