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Basher book site offers fabulous freebies

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Basher books have been favorites of homeschoolers for years, since they do such a wonderful job of making any subject -- from the periodic table of elements to grammar -- fun and easy to understand.

The web site offers lots of fun freebies to accompany those lessons, absolutely free.

Downloads at the site include:

  • Printable copy of their whimsical periodic table
  • Wallpapers of earth and science images from the books
  • Poster: the solar system
  • Poster: human biology
  • Poster: chemistry lab
  • Poster: elements of our earth
  • Poster: math
  • Poster: punctuation
  • Poster: rocks and minerals

The site also offers two games -- an element quiz and an earth puzzle.

Perhaps most impressive are the 27 (and counting) activities you can use to extend the books. These include:

  • Basher Basics: Weather - What Type of Weather Am I Activity
  • Basher Basics: Punctuation - Dos and Don'ts Activity
  • Basher Science: Technology Inventorama Activity
  • Basher Basics: Grammar - What's the Word Activity
  • Basher Science: Oceans - Under the Seascape Activity
  • Basher Science: Technology - I Can't Live Without My...
  • Basher Science: Technology - The Crossword of Technology
  • Basher Science: Oceans - Where Do I Belong Activity
  • Basher Basics: Grammar - Plural and Possessive Power
  • Basher Basics: Dinosaurs - Connect the Dino Dots Activity
  • Basher Basics: Weather - Fair Weather Friends Activity
  • Basher Basics: Grammar - True or False Activity
  • Basher Basics: Punctuation - What's My Mark Activity
  • Basher Basics: Punctuation - Punctuation Consternation Activity
  • Basher Basics: Dinosaurs - Dino Scramble Activity
  • Basher Science: Oceans - Who Am I Activity
  • Basher Basics: Dinosaurs - You Be the Paleontologist Activity
  • Basher Basics: Weather - Fictional 5-day Forecast Activity
  • The Periodic Table - What Element Would You Be Activity
  • The Periodic Table - What Makes What
  • The Periodic Table - Crossword Activity
  • The Periodic Table - Word Find
  • Astronomy - Anagram Activity
  • Astronomy - Word Search Activity
  • Astronomy - Found it or Made it Activity
  • Astronomy - Size Wise Activity
  • Astronomy - Crossword Activity

The activities are issuu publications, which you can read on e-readers or online.

Be sure to explore the rest of the Basher site to find other neat fun and to sign up for the online newsletter.

Have fun!

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