Starfall for your Homeschool is a program service of Starfall Education Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Savvy homeschool parents have been using the website since we began in 2002. Our free website and downloadables provide a phonics-based foundation that will support any reading curriculum. The website is kid-safe. There is no advertising, and we do not collect any personal information from children—in fact we’re one of the safest children’s websites on the internet! Learn more about Starfall Education Foundation.

Starfall Membership

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Starfall Home Membership

Reasonably Priced Educational Play Pre-K to 2nd Grade

Our subscription service expands the free content you already enjoy to include delightful animated songs, mathematics, and reading activities spanning pre-k to 2nd grade. Your $35 tax-deductible membership fee ensures that we can continue to provide a large portion of our interactive content free of charge and offer low-cost, high-quality, educational resources to homeschools like yours.

The Starfall home membership is a single account for use by your immediate family for one year. Membership entitles you to use the Teachers' Lounge for customizable worksheets, downloadable PDFs of our curriculum lesson plans and much, much more. Membership is mobile ready, simply download the Starfall FREE App for Android, Kindle, or iOS. Learn More

No, we will not automatically renew your membership. Starfall does not retain credit card information. You will receive an email reminder within 30 days of your expiration date.

Homeschooling Made Easy, Starfall Curriculum Products

Research-based. Proven effective. Totally fun!

In 2010 we released our Kindergarten English Language Arts Curriculum, followed by a complete Pre-K Curriculum in 2013. Our curriculum products work in tandem with our website and ensure your child will gain the skills to make him or her a life-long learner. Save time and energy with our quality materials, pre-planned lessons, crafts, recipes, activities, songs and more!

Starfall Pre-K
Homeschool Kit

An Integrated Curriculum

Our program integrates math, science, health, creative arts, social studies, physical movement, early literacy, and social-emotional development, all under a framework of guided instruction and imaginative play. Learn More

Buy Now  $185 - includes home membership + 10% shipping

Starfall Kindergarten
Homeschool Kit

English Language Arts

Draw on more than 70 years of combined classroom experience to inspire and motivate your students. Developed by master teachers, Starfall Kindergarten provides all the tools, resources, and confidence you need. Learn More

Buy Now  $346 - includes home membership + 10% shipping

Starfall Kindergarten

Mathematics Curriculum

Explore early algebraic concepts using numbers, shapes, and measurement tools while connecting mathematics to everyday scenarios and practical problem solving; research-based and standards-aligned. Learn More

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How to teach reading with Starfall

Get the most out of our free resources!

Homeschool parents across the US and around the world have used Starfall as a foundation for their early reading curriculum. We recommend your child progress sequentially through the site, but there is no harm in allowing him or her to play freely, follow an interest, and create a unique path. Starfall supports your child's exploration. Every word on the site will read aloud enabling your child's speaking, reading, and writing vocabulary to grow alongside his or her curiosity. Free downloadable printouts accompany each section of the site. You will find companion high-quality, low-cost educational products listed alongside each relevant section for your convenience.

Starfall ABCs

Begin with the ABCs

Encourage your child to play and explore by clicking on any letter in any order. Your child will come to recognize the relationship between speech sounds and letter forms. This is the "Alphabetic Principle," the foundation of phonics.

ABCs Online | ABCs App

Starfall Learn to Read

You’re Ready to Learn to Read

Each numbered row features a vowel sound. Children listen to, manipulate, read, and master each vowel by interacting with the associated book and games.

Learn to Read Online | Learn to Read App

Starfall Fun to Read

Explore It’s Fun to Read

With a basic understanding of the Alphabetic Principle, your child is ready to expand his or her reading vocabulary and comprehension while exploring a variety of genres and topics: classical music, fine art, poetry, and more!

Fun to Read Online | Fun to Read App

Starfall I'm Reading

No doubt about it, I’m Reading

The plays, folk tales, informational texts, myths, and fables will transition your child from learning to read to reading to learn. These vocabulary-controlled stories ensure meaningful practice reading high-frequency words (also called sight-words).

I'm Reading Online | I'm Reading App

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Get More from Starfall: Become a Member

If you and your child enjoy the free resources at you are sure to love the expanded collection of songs, mathematics, and reading. Membership unlocks hundreds of additional activities spanning pre-k through 2nd grade. Your tax-deductible membership fee (Home and teacher's) ensures that we can continue to provide Classic Starfall free of charge and offer low-cost, high-quality, educational resources.

Home Membership (tax-deductible)

Join Today $35/year