The Home Schoolers' Library

By Green Heart Books

By Green Heart Books

Home schooling is a challenge, but can be rewarding. Here are a few books and resources we've used with our own children, and might help you on your learning journeys...

Knowledge Encyclopedia Science!


£20.00 £19.00

Excellent colour guide to all things science, explaining molecules, forces and biology. One they can get lost in.

Art A Children's Encyclopedia


£19.99 £18.99

Children's Dictionary: Illustrated Dictionary for Ages 7+

Collins Dictionaries and Maria Herbert-Liew

£12.99 £12.34

Every house should have one, and this strikes the right balance - neither too simple nor too complex.

Space: a children's encyclopedia


£19.99 £18.99

Kings and Queens: Queen Elizabeth II Edition

Tony Robinson

£8.99 £8.54

Ocean A Children's Encyclopedia

DK and John Woodward

£18.99 £18.04

Children's Illustrated History Atlas


£12.99 £12.34

History understood in geographical terms.

New KS3 Maths Revision Guide - Foundation (includes Online Edition, Videos & Quizzes)

CGP Books


We've found this very useful for explaining difficult new topics. Maths has changed a lot since the 1980s!

10 Ten-Minute Animal Stories

Usborne and Various

£12.99 £12.34

For when you just need 10 minutes' peace!

Edexcel GCSE Drama Study Guide

Alicia Pope, David Porter, et al.

£24.99 £23.74

Poems to Perform: A Classic Collection Chosen by the Children's Laureate

Julia Donaldson and Clare Melinsky

£6.99 £6.64

101 Things for Kids to do Screen-Free

Dawn Isaac

£14.99 £14.24

The Chocolate War

Robert Cormier

£8.99 £8.54

Which books have helped your family? Email sala@busyparentsnetwork with any suggestions.

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