Getting homeschool used books at fairs or online just makes good sense. I mean, why pay retail for home school curriculum if you don't have to, right?
Many local opportunities arise during the months of May through August to purchase (or sell) curriculum and other educational resources.
It's just a matter of educating yourself by reading homeschool curriculum reviews and catalogs to determine what you need before going in search of the bargains.
These types of books are generally at the local used book sales but be sure to arrive early for the greatest selection. Also, don't expect "huge" discounts because their current editions are usually in high demand, whether new or used. However, great deals can be found on earlier editions if you don't need the latest version for a school group or tutorial.
A couple of suggestions to make your shopping go smoothly include:
We would love to hear about a time that you got a fabulous deal at a used home school fair, yard sale, Thrift Store, or wherever it happened. You can share that story below.