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Answers in Genesis
P O Box 39005
215 Bleakhouse Road
Howick
Auckland
Ph/ Fax 537 4818

Beaumont Book
52 Vine St Whangarei
Ph. 09 430 0213
Fax 09 430 0263
Email fayb@clear.co.nz

10% discount for home educators

Better Way Books
P O Box 75 34
Manurewa
Ph/ Fx 09 266 5389
hill.billies@paradise.net.nz

Carey College Correspondence
Michael Drake
21 Domain Road
Panmure, Auckland 6
Phone: 09 570 5873
Fax: 90 570 5877
Email mld@carey.school.nz
Webpage: http://www.carey.school.nz

(Their curriculum is available online free of charge!)

Cengage Learning
formerly New House Publishers
Tel. 0 800 449 725
Fax. 0 800 44 2104
nz.customerservice@cengage.com
www.newhouse.co.nz http://www.cengage.com.au/

Christian Bible Ministries
Bookshop
9 Walters Road
Mt Eden
Auckland

PO Box 8774
Symonds St
Auckland 1150
Ph 09 630 5271
Fax 09 630 4373
info@cbm.org.nz shop@cbm.org.nz
http://www.cbm.org.nz/
 

Christian Education New Zealand (ACE)
Stephen Cowley
P O Box 343
Dannevirke
Phone 06 374 9492
Fax 06 374 9493
Email cenza@xtra.co.nz
www.christianeducationnz.org

Christian Education Services
Carol Munroe
55 Richards Ave
Forrest Hill, Auckland 10
Ph/Fax 09 410 3933
Email info@cesbooks.co.nz
http://www.cesbooks.co.nz/

Suppliers of A Beka, Common Sense Press, Diana Waring, Saxon Maths, Pathway Readers, Nothing New Press, Teri Maxwell, Ruth Beechick, Clay and Sally Clarkson, Making Maths Meaningful, Backyard Scientist, Learning Language Arts through Literature, Five in a Row, Mac and Tab Readers, Valerie Bendt, General how-to home schooling titles and Worldview titles. Cornerstone Curriculum, Greenleaf Press,
 

Christian Home Ed. Services
Peter & Hillary Butler
25 Harrisville Rd Tuakau
Ph, 09 239 8990
Fax 09 236 8901

Creation Literature Society
Flat 3/91 Cook St.
Howick Auckland 1705
09 535 8420
Bob Jones, A Beka
Email hort.c.lit.soc@xtra.co.nz

Curriculum Concepts
Ph 0800 123 0800
Email orders@curriculumconcepts.co.nz
www.curriculumconcepts.co.nz
ph 06 759 4699
Fax 06 758 1031
P O Box 752
49-55 Rimu St ext
New Plymouth

New Zealand curriculum aligned workbooks.

Dayspring Christian Academy
P O Box 9064
Palmerston North
Phone 06 355 2368
Email dca@xtra.co.nz
http://www.schools.roadshow.org/dca/

Resource Library and suppliers of Science materials including chemicals. They have samples of over 17 different curricula popular with home educators.

EDEX
Email: yourfriends@edex.co.nz
0800-EDEXTOYS  0800-333986
PO Box 36 217, Northcote, North Shore,  Auckland 0748

“Seriously Good Toys”

Education Resource Centre
Alexander St Whangarei
Ph. 438 8069
Fax 430 0280

Edvantage (see Curriculum Concepts)

Eton Press Maths Specialists
Postal Address
Box 11-509 Palm Beach Papamoa Tauranga New Zealand
Showroom Address
Unit 1 38 Ashley Place Papamoa Tauranga New Zealand
Phone 64 7 542 1501 or 0800 333 016 and Fax 64 7 542 1518 or 0800 333 034
http://www.eton.co.nz/

Suppliers of ALL things mathematical.

EduQuip
Beth Sherwood
PO Box 23,
23 Jellicoe Court
Kawerau 3169
Telephone (07) 323 4005
shop@eduquip.co.nz
www.eduquip.co.nz

Every Educaid
Freepost 1274
38 Sandyford St.
Christchurch
P.O Box 7474
Ph. 0508 807 654
Fax 03 365 7774

www.FetchBook.Info

For all those hard to find books and a comparison of book prices. Second hand or new.

Geneva Books
www.genevabooks.org/
genevabooks@clear.net.nz

Suppliers of Bob Jones University Press, Christian Liberty Press, Canon Press Publications, Inheritance Publications, Dubay Getty Italic Handwriting Series, Rod and Staff and more!

Home Education Foundation
Craig & Barbara Smith
P O Box 9064
Palmerston North
New Zealand
Phone: (06) 354-7699 or (06) 357-4399
Fax: (06) 357-4389
Email: hedf@xtra.co.nz
http://www.hef.org.nz

Serving, Promoting and Strengthening the Home Education Community in New Zealand
Suppliers of Keystone Magazine, TEACH Bulletin, Trivium Pursuit books and tapes, Vision Forum plus more

Home Education NZ (ACE)
Lynelle Steedman
9 Ruahine Street
Tauranga
Phone and Fax 07 544 6423
Email steedman@free.net.nz

Home Learning Publications
Clive and Ruth Aim
22 Fox Road
Wanganui
06 344 3097
Email enquiries@homelearningpublications.co.nz
http://homelearningpublications.co.nz/

Home Learning Publications produces home learning workbooks for English, Science, Maths and Social Studies. The learning material is based on the New Zealand Curriculum. Years 1-5
 

Integrated Education
PO Box 757
Whangaparaoa
Auckland 0932
Phone: 9 424 3700
Fax: +649 424 1455
Email: info@integratededucation.com
http://www.integratededucation.com/

NZ History Alive Tapes, Art Education Materials and Christian Thematic Unit Studies
 

Jenrite
Telephone: 0800 735 444
Fax: 0800 735 445
Email: info@jenrite.co.nz
www.jenrite.co.nz

Laminators
 

Kanuka Grove Teachers Resource Centre
College of Education
Kanuka Drive
Hokowhitu Campus
Massey University
Private Bag 11 222
Palmerston North
Phone 06 3513329
Fax 06 3513324
E-Mail Kanuka.Grove@massey.ac.nz
http://kanukagrove.massey.ac.nz/
 

Kea Creations
379 Ardmore Quarry Road
Papakura
Auckland
Phone: 027 750 1658
Email: info@keacreations.co.nz
www.keacreations.co.nz

NZ Educational resources: Native Frogs, Bird, Animals and Adults/Baby Animal laminated cards and dominoes games.
 

Kids Music Company
wendy@kidsmusic.co.nz http://www.kidsmusic.co.nz  50 Anzac Rd Browns Bay,Auckland Phone:  479-6741

Kids Music Company produces fun original music for learning. With a background as primary music specialists, Wendy and Janet continue to create high quality award winning educational music. Children learn best when they are having fun. Kids Music Company collections encourage children to be involved in singing, moving and playing instruments.
 

LearnEx Educational Services
Phone: 64 9 269 3532
Fax: 64 9 269 3530
0800 I LEARN
Email learn@learnex.co.nz
www.learnex.co.nz

Distributors of Apologia, How Great Thou Art, Geography Matters, Peace Hill Press (the Story of the World), Singapore Maths, Doorposts, Critical Thinking Press, Easy Grammar, Progeny Press, Runkle Geography, Audio Memory and Eagles Wings. Also NZ material Schonell Spelling, Jolly Phonics and Curriculum Concepts. Learning Strands
 

Learning Media Direct
Willeston House
22-28 Willeston Street
Wellington
New Zealand 6011
Telephone: +64 4 472 5522
Facsimile: +64 4 472 6444

Box 3293
Wellington
New Zealand 6140
Phone: 0800 800 565 (8am to 5pm weekdays)
Fax: 0800 800 570
http://www.learningmedia.co.nz
 

Logical Toys
http://www.logicaltoys.com/
sales@logicaltoys.com
PO Box 301126, Albany, New Zealand | Call Toll Free 0508 LOGICAL ( 5644225 )
Telephone: +(64) 9 414 4105 | Fax: +(64) 9 414 4106

“supplying world-class educational toys and learning products to schools and the trade since 1991”
 

Macmillan Publishers
6 Ride Way
Albany Auckland
09 414 0356
Primary up, teacher resources, library, all subjects.

Manaaki Whenua Press
http://www.mwpress.co.nz/ mwpress@landcareresearch.co.nz c/- Landcare Research, PO Box 40, Lincoln 8152, Canterbury ,Canterburyphone:  03-325 6700 fax:  03-325 2127

Manaaki Whenua Press produces and distributes New Zealand natural history and science publications, through an online, searchable catalogue. These resources range from books to CDROMs and posters, and are suitable for upper-primary, high school, and tertiary students. Topics covered include natural-history, science, environment, botany, biology, conservation, ecology, restoration, native, plants, birds, animals, fungi, mosses, biodiversity, biosecurity, marine, fish, whales, molluscs, fauna, flora, zoology, soils, land science, mycology, maps, CSIRO, ethnobotany, weeds, possums, south pacific, earth, forests, vegetation, insects, entomology, algae, frogs, reptiles, lizards, nature, native.

Mathematics Achievement Challenge
P O Box 21 303
Edgeware
Christchurch
Ph/ Fax 03 359 8339
maths.achievementchallenge@xtra.co.nz
Award scheme (with Badges) for levels 2- 4 of the NZ Maths Curriculum
http://www.maths.org.nz/

Montessori Association of New Zealand
www.montessori.org.nz
P O Box 2781 Wellington

Montessori Books and Equipment
P O Box 1449 Carlton
Victoria 3053
Australia
Ph/Fax 61 2 9387 3714
www.montessoribooks.com.au

Montessori World Educational Institute
NZ Co-ordinator
Beth Alcorn
5 Glamis Place
Christchurch
Ph/ Fax 03 337 0287
Email mweich@clear.net.nz

Australia \c/- Meerilinga
1186 Hay St
West Perth 6005
Western Australia
Ph 61 8 9321 8830
Fax 61 8 9321 1959
mwei@bigpond.com.au

Montessori books
 

Music Works
Nationwide
www.musicworks.co.nz

 

New Beginnings
Mangawhai Road
RD 5, Wellsford
Ph/ Fax 09 431 4466
Mob 027 4314466
chris@newbeginnings.co.nz
www.newbeginnings.co.nz

“Foreign Language products to unlock your child's world”

 

NZ/AU Group License of the Reading A-Z programme

All the materials you need to encourage, teach or develop your child's reading (in English, French and Spanish), entertain them, or spark their imagination, are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Just download a book and print as many copies as you need. To have a look at a sample of the books visit the website http://wetrack.it/readingaz/af.cgi?45

For more information on joining the NZ Group contact Coordinator Janne Email janne@rock3.net.nz

NZ Correspondence School
Registrar for Homeschooling
NZ Correspondence School
Private Bag 39992
Wellington 6020
Ph 0800 659 988
www.correspondence.school.nz
 

NZ Home Education Website
http://home.school.nz/
 

Nightingale Press
3/22 Karepiro Drive
Stanmore Bay, Auckland
PO Box 75, Silverdale, Auckland 1330
Phone: 09 445 3820
Fax: 09 445 3823
www.blacklinemasters.co.nz
lynleigh-nightingale-press@xtra.co.nz
Workbooks and Black line masters

Rayres family
rayres@xtra.co.nz
Titirangi, Auckland
09 817 7782

Flower Presses and Wooden Bead Number Lines were $10 each plus postage

Science for Home Educators
(Nathalie & Kerry Thomas)
PO Box 179
Katikati 3166

info@science-for-home-educators.co.nz
Phone: 07 549 0383

A website about science courses and educational science kits to hire, specifically for home educators in New Zealand

School Supplies
PO Box 58004
Greenmount Auck. 1730
ph 09 435 1997
Fax 0800 100 037

Complete Catalogue $7.50
 

Scorpio Books
79 Hereford St
P O Box 2376
Christchurch
Ph 03 379 2882
Email scorpbk@ihug.co.nz

Montessori books
 

Sunnex Family
Phone 07 573 5863
Email sunnyhill@family.net.nz

Import second hand books from the US to sell to homeschoolers. They aim to get books which are hard or impossible to find in NZ. Including Five In A Row titles, Little House On The Prairie series and are looking at LLATL and Progeny Press titles. They don’t carry stock but if you are after any of these sort of books then you can email and go on a contact list for when the books arrive. New books arrive every 2-3 months.
 

Teacher Direct
Phone:  0800 92 92 62 Wgtn 04 568 2088
Fax:  04 568 2089
Email:  hotline@teacherdirect.co.nz
Teacher Direct Ltd.
Freepost 3065
PO Box 31-365
Lower Hutt 5040
NEW ZEALAND
http://www.teacherdirect.co.nz/

“wide range of educational resources”
 

The Book Workshop
335 Beechey Street
Pirongia
Phone 07 871 9691
Email bookworkshop@xtra.co.nz
www.bookworkshop.biz

Suppliers of many different photocopiable resources, worksheets.
 

The Learning Media
P.O Box 3293
Wellington
Orders 0800 800 565

Education Resources, readers, videos books.
 

Universal Childrens Audio
P.O. Box 57 233, Mana
Porirua Wellington
5247
New Zealand
+64 4 239 9971
http://www.ucamusic.com/

“UCA is New Zealand's highest profile producer of children's music.”
 

Wheelers Bookclub
Phone 09 479 7979 Auckland 0800 890 333 NZ
Fax 09 479 7949 Auckland 0800 890 444 NZ
Postal Address
PO BOX 305-404
Triton Plaza,
North Shore,
Auckland

Showroom
19A Triton Drive,
Albany,
Auckland

Email sales@wheelers.co.nz,
www.wheelers.co.nz

New Zealand's largest online supplier to Schools and Libraries
 

Wildly Inspired
Will get any book for you.
Free ph 0800 888221
email wildly@xtra.co.nz

15% discount for Home Educators
 


Still to catalogue:

 Abacus Educational Book Supply ,
 Bubble Dome ,
 Caxton Educational Ltd ,
 Easy Learning Solutions ,
 ESA Publishing ,
 Handy Resources ,
 Heurisko Ltd ,
 Mean Ltd ,
 Modern Teaching Aids ,
 New Zealand Books ,
 Paradigm Publications ,
 Ready Ed Publications ,
 Ryan Publications Ltd ,
 Scholastic New Zealand Ltd ,
 Shortland Publications ,
 Sigma Publications ,
 Sing Right ,
 Somerset House ,
 South Pacific Books Ltd ,
 Southern Sky Education ,
 Sunshine Books ,
 Syba Signs ,
 Techbooks ,
 The Outer Edge Limited ,
 ThinkShop ,
 Total Library Solutions ,
 Wendy Pye Ltd ,

Mums In Touch
P.O BOX 79125
Royal Heights
Auckland
Ph. 09 416 7036

NZ School Supply Companies
http://www.schoolsupplies.co.nz/
http://kanukagrove.massey.ac.nz/
http://www.jayz.co.nz/products/
http://www.edextoys.co.nz/Products/id/AYwiMByE.html
http://www.reed.co.nz/ (discount for teachers paying cash)
http://www.schools.roadshow.org/dayspringchristianacademy/index.htm (subscribe to borrow resources and can buy science supplies too) (Neutral + <><)(Personal comment – have mixed feelings about this group.)

All subjects – NZ Companies
ESA revision books (Neutral)
http://www.zenithpublishing.co.nz/cconcepts/index.php?country=nz (Neutral)
http://www.rur.co.nz/ (Neutral)
http://www.newhouse.co.nz/ (Neutral)
www.everyeducaid.co.nz (available through Apple Activities for those in Hawkes Bay)
Thematic NZ Christian units – email for more details as not on website yet http://www.ie.net.nz/

Math
http://www.caxed.co.nz/ (Neutral)
http://www.eton.co.nz/index.html (Neutral)
http://www.haeseandharris.co.nz/nz/home.asp (Neutral)

Language Arts/ English
Alpha Omega. (Computer version = Switched on Schoolhouse) www.aop.com (USA) or Manna (NZ) orders@manna.co.nz (<><)
Italics handwriting (geneva.books@octaholdings.co.nz )
ABeka (www.abeka.com or cesbooks@intouch.co.nz ) (<><)
Bob Jones (www.bjup.com or ph 09 5358420) (<><)


Notes: (<><) = Christian

(Neutral) = no particular world view/ philosophy