2020’s Best Subscription Boxes for Homeschoolers

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Homeschooling can be challenging sometimes, but it doesn’t have to be just curriculum. Have your kids look forward to every study session by getting them these educational, yet super fun subscription boxes. Check out our list of the best subscription boxes for homeschoolers below and find even more educational subscription boxes for kids in our subscription box directory!

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The Best Subscriptions for Homeschool!

1. Atlas Crate by KiwiCo

What we love: The journey begins with your first crate, where you’ll meet travel buddies Anya and Milo. Explore your world map and master basic navigational skills. Build a real spinning globe! Collect Atlas cards to make your own travel book, filled with fascinating facts and photos.

Price: $20 per month

Deal: Save 40% on your first month! Use this link to get the deal.


2. MEL Chemistry by MEL Science

What we love: Kids as young as 6 years old can already start learning how to code! BitsBox is a monthly subscription for techie wannabes, providing a fun way of coding and making apps. It also lets kids enjoy the world of coding through a very informative booklet, trading cards, temporary tattoos, stickers, and a lot more.

Price: $34.90 per month

Deals:

  • Get THREE months FREE with an annual plan, 1 Month FREE with a 9 month plan. Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe. Prepaid subscriptions only, see site for details!
  • Get 25% off your first month! Use coupon code HELLO25.
  • Get FREE Starter Kit and VR headset when you subscribe! Use this link to get the deal.

3. Tinker Crate by KiwiCo

What we love: Develop and enrich your kid’s creative problem-solving skills! Every box of Tinker Crate includes STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) projects specially designed for kids ages 9-16. Monthly boxes also include Tinker Zine, a reading material with fun science information and extension projects.

See all our Tinker Crate Reviews and check out past STEM projects.

Price: $20 per month

Deal: Save 40% on your first month! Use this link to get the deal.


4. Spangler Science Club

What we love: Spangler Science Club is the easiest way for your homeschooled kid to experience the wonders of science in the comforts of your own home. Each package contains hands-on experiments and activities designed to make kids more excited about learning science!

Visit our Spangler Science Club reviews to find out what activities we’ve done in the past.

Price: $29.99 per month. Free shipping to the US, $16 International.

Deals:

  • Take 40% off your first STEM Deluxe box for 3 month or 12 month subscription. Use coupon code SPANGLER16AF.
  • Save 20% on your first STEMlab kit! Use coupon code SIGNSAVE20. Not valid on deluxe box.

5. Art History Kids

What we love: The Studio is Art History Kids monthly digital membership that introduces you and your kids to a new (super fun and engaging) art history topic each month, and invites kids to explore their own creativity through curiosity-based conversation and open-ended hands-on activities!

Price: $23 per month


6. Bitsbox

What we love: Kids as young as 6 years old can already start learning how to code! BitsBox is a monthly subscription for techie wannabes, providing a fun way of coding and making apps. It also lets kids enjoy the world of coding through a very informative booklet, trading cards, temporary tattoos, stickers, and a lot more.

Read our Bits Box reviews to see the apps and skills we’ve tried!


7. Doodle Crate by KiwiCo

What we love: Doodle Crate is a member of the KiwiCo family geared toward kids 9+. It inspires young makers to learn new skills and gain creative confidence through craft and art projects by teaching them basic and intermediate techniques of a new artistic medium each month. The sky is the limit, and crafts made from the same kit can be kept simple, or they can be made as intricate as the artist desires.

Visit our Doodle Crate reviews to find out more.

Deal: Save 40% on your first month! Use this link to get the deal.


8. Raddish Kids

For young children (Ages 3-6) to Kids and Tweens( Ages 7-12) get culinary fun delivered to your door each month. Each month receive 3 family friendly recipes, 1 skill card, 2 creative activities, and shopping list. You also receive new patches each month to add to your apron!

Deals:

  • Get $20 off on a 12 month membership! Use coupon code CHEF20.
  • Get a FREE Apron with 6+ month membership! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe.
  • Get $15 off on a 6 month membership! Use coupon code ATHOME.

9. Creation Crate

What we love: Creation Crate is tech education in a box! Monthly boxes contain electronic projects with complete materials and easy-to-follow instructions, ideal even for those who have zero experience in building electronics. Projects range from games and music to displays, sensors, and more.

See our Creation Crate reviews to find out more about this subscription box.

Deal: Save 10% on your first box! Use coupon code HELLO10.


10. Bookroo Chapter Books

What we love: Bookroo Chapter Books is a monthly book subscription for kids age 7-10! With this subscription, you’ll receive two gift-wrapped chapter books (one hidden gem and one admired favorite) sent every other month to help your child build their library, discover new books, and fall in love with reading.

Check out all our reviews on Bookroo Chapter Books.

Deal: Get 15% off on any subscription! Use coupon code HELLOBOOKROO. Gift Subscription not included. Cannot be combined with any other offers.


11. Eureka Crate by KiwiCo

What we love: Eureka Crateis a monthly STEM and maker subscription box that teaches kids and adults how to apply principles of science and math to make awesome things you will love to use every day – from an articulated desk lamp to an electric pencil sharpener to a wooden ukulele.  Every Eureka Crate includes an engineering project, detailed step-by-step instructions, everything you need to complete the project, a Maker’s Guide that explains all the design, process, and engineering behind the design, plus a design challenge to take your project knowledge to the next level!

Check out our Eureka Crate Reviews to find out more.

Price: $29.95 per month

Deal: Save 40% on your first month! Use this link to get the deal.


12. Around the World Stories

What we love: Around the World Stories has audio stories that will draw young listeners, ages 5-12, into the fun adventures of children from other cultures and countries, bringing to life how they live, play, eat, think and learn. Each 30-minute story comes with a parent guide including discussion points, background information and activities to make the story a truly memorable and educational experience.


13. Little Passports World Edition

What we love: Little Passports World Edition is a monthly kids’ educational subscription box with fun activities about the different countries in the world. This box is designed for children 6-10. Your child will learn about the geography and culture of the world with a monthly delivery of around the world adventures.

Read our Little Passports World Edition Reviews.

Deals:

  • ONE free month on any 6-month subscription, TWO free months on any 12-month subscription! Use coupon code ENJOYSUMMER.
  • Save $15 on annual subscriptions! Use coupon code WELCOME15.

14. Genius Box

What we love: Genius Box is a STEM-focused activity and education subscription box for children ages 8-11.  Each month, your child will receive a box containing 3+ STEM activities that she can do by herself.  Each month’s box has a different theme; previous themes have included sound, magnets, and circuits.  The April box’s theme is “Be Green.”

Check out our Genius Box Reviews.


15. Groovy Lab In a Box

What we love: Hands-on experiments at home? Why not! Indulge your little engineer, scientist or mathematician with fun science projects through Groovy Lab. It’s a subscription filled with hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) experiments for ages 8+.

Read our Groovy Lab in a Box reviews to find out more about this monthly subscription.

Price: $29.95 per month. Free shipping to the US, varies shipping to Canada.

Deal: Annual subscriptions equal four months free boxes! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe.


16. Owl Crate Jr.

What we love: OwlCrate Jr is a monthly magical book box for young readers ages 8-12.  Boxes will contain a brand new middle-grade novel, along with magical goodies that are both fun and educational.

Know more about from our OwlCrate Jr. Reviews.

Deal: Receive 10% off your first box. Use coupon code JRCRATEJOY.


17. Little Passports Science Expeditions

What we love: Little Passports Science Expeditions is a monthly subscription science kit packed full of science experiments related to themes like rockets, forensic science, vision, caves and crystals, northern lights and magnetism, hydrology, and more! Science Expeditions lets kids solve real-life scientific mysteries every month through science experiments, hands-on STEM activities and more! Every box includes a 16 page comic with scientific mysteries to solve and fun activities, 8-page experiment guides, hands-on experiment guides, and achievement badges for your lab notebook! This subscription is intended for children ages 9 and older.

See our Little Passports Science Expeditions reviews to find out more about this subscription box.

Deal: ONE free month on any 6-month subscription, TWO free months on any 12-month subscription! Use coupon code ENJOYSUMMER.


18. History UnBoxed

What we love: Learning history has never been this fun! History Unboxed is a monthly subscription that sends materials to help kids aged 5 to 15 learn more about ancient civilizations and other historic events. Items might include recipes, crafts, and art materials.

Take a look at our History Unboxed reviews to see more about our past projects.


19. Sparketh

What we love: Learning art with Sparketh is fun and effective. Gain unlimited access to a library of 500+ bite-sized video lessons taught by talented mentors. With new courses added to the library weekly, you will never run out of new things to learn. Spark your creativity.


20. Masterpiece Society

What we love: Masterpiece Society teaches kids and teens a quality art education (both in technique and appreciation) with art courses and art appreciation curriculum that work for multiple ages and are FUN for the entire family!


21. Universal Yums

What you get: Each box from Universal Yums means a new adventure and a fun ride around the globe! The products selected are delicious, unique, and often extremely difficult (or even impossible) to find in the United States! Each box also comes with an interactive guidebook to steer your adventure – including trivia, games, recipes, culture, and more. There are 3 sizes of the boxes which are the Yum, the Yum Yum, and the Super Yum box, just choose which fits you best!

Read the Universal Yums Reviews to know more!

Price: $14.00 per month

Deal: Get $5 off your first month when you sign up for a Super Yum Box subscription! Use this link to get the deal.


22. Kids BookCase Club

What we love: BookCase.Club now has a subscription for children of all ages – the Kids BookCase Club! You’ll get a monthly shipment of handpicked books that you and your kids will surely love. Each BCCKids case comes with three handpicked children’s books, chosen to ignite the imagination and inspire creativity.

Check out our review on Kids BookCase Club!

Deals:

  • Save 50% on your first month! Use coupon code HELLOSUB501M.
  • Get 10% off your entire order! Use coupon code HELLOSUB10.

23. Girls Can! Crate

What we love: Each month, introduce girls ages 5-10 to a fearless female role model. Each crate includes a 20-page activity book telling her story and is packed with games and experiments, 2-3 hands-on science, engineering, and art activities related to her field, a collectible button, monthly tips and strategies for parents raising fearless girls, and more!

Check out our reviews on Girls Can! Crate Reviews.

Price: $29.95 per month

Deal: Get 15% off your first crate in any subscription. Use coupon code HELLO15.


24. Little Passports USA Edition

What we love: Little Passports (USA Edition) is a kids’ educational subscription with crafts and fun activities about the fifty states. This box is designed for children 7-10, but any bright kid 5+ would like it. Your kids will learn about the geography and culture of the United States with the USA Edition.

See our Little Passports USA Reviews.

Deals:

  • ONE free month on any 6-month subscription, TWO free months on any 12-month subscription. Use coupon code ENJOYSUMMER.
  • Save $15 on annual subscriptions! Use coupon code WELCOME15.

25. You ARE an Artist

What we love: You ARE an Artist by Chalk Pastel is a Hodgepodge of topics from seasonal tutorials to sharks to American landmarks and the far reaches of space! Now, we even have video art courses. We think you will find that You ARE an artist with our art curriculum for all ages.


26. CuriosityStream

What we love CuriosityStream is the award-winning streaming destination where viewers can journey through our world and beyond with over 2,000 documentary features and series. Whether you want to explore Mars or travel back to ancient civilizations, CuriosityStream adds new binge-worthy films and series each week, empowering you to dive deep into your favorite subjects and explore new territory sure to entertain, enlighten and inspire.

Price: $2.99 per month


27. MEL Science Kids

Subscribe to a  monthly AR‑powered science box for ages 5‑10 and spend quality time with your child. 10+ exciting projects in one subscription! Each monthly kit contains a science-themed project and a compelling visual explanation of the underlying scientific principles.

Deal: Get 25% off your first month! Use coupon code HELLO25.


28. Ivy Kids

What we love: Create more bonding time between you and your young ones through Ivy Kids, a subscription that delivers monthly activities focusing on Literacy, Science, and Math. Box contents are designed to make sure that parents and kids will have quality time together. Ideal for kids ages 3 to 8 years old.

You can read our past Ivy Kids reviews to find out what activities we’ve done in the past months.

Deal: Get 20% off first box! Use coupon code IVY20. Valid for new members only.


29. Sensory TheraPLAY Box

What you get: For young kids aged 4-9, this box delivers sensory toys curated by a pediatric occupational therapist. The box is actually suited for autistic children, those with sensory processing disorders, and those who suffer from ADHD, anxiety, and behavioral issues. The box sends out fun toys, so any kid will actually love this, although there are items that are sensory-specific!

Learn more by visiting the Sensory TheraPLAY Box reviews page!

Price: $39.95 per month

Deals:

  • Get 10% off your first box when signing up for the month to month plan. Use coupon code WELCOME.
  • Get 10% off your first box! Use coupon code WELCOME.

30. Saint Albert's Science Crate

Saint Albert's Science Crate is for kids 8-18 and for anyone who wants to explore design, building, tinkering with circuits, or learning engineering skills. Each box comes with a kit that is STEM related as well as a glimpse into who Saint Albert the scientist was and kids will love to look up to this hero and become a real scientist and engineer.


31. Yumble Kids

Yumble is a weekly subscription service that delivers prepared, healthy, and delicious kids meals right to the doors of busy parents. Children have specific tastes, nutritional needs, and portion size requirements. Every meal is cooked with love and the menu is tailored to suit their tummies.

Deal: Get free shipping on every delivery + save up to 25% on meals! Deal applies automatically, just visit and subscribe.


32. Sonder Kids

Sonder Kids is our thoughtfully curated monthly wellness journal for children ages 6-12. Aligned to a new playful theme each month, your child will receive a variety of interactive activities along with an opportunity for them to reflect and set intentions daily. Sonder Kids is a space for your child to identify and process feelings, develop writing skills, spark their curiosity, and discover who they are as they grow. Our journals are designed to empower your little (or not-so-little!) one to develop a sense of purpose, improve their confidence and build their self-esteem – encouraging them to build positive and successful life skills all while having fun!

Deal: Get 20% off your first 3-months subscription! Use coupon code SONDERKIDSVIP.


33. Magic School Bus

What we love: Magic School Bus lets kids go on a field trip even without leaving home! This subscription, based on the TV show of the same name, has a total of 12 kits which will be delivered to your doorstep one at a time. Boxes contain exciting & thrilling science experiments ideal for ages 5 to 12.


34. Amazon STEM Toy Club

What we love: The Amazon Stem Toy Club delivers handpicked toys that encourage learning through play. Expect high-quality and age-appropriate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) toys with different themes each month. There are three age ranges available for this box: 3-4 year old, 5-7 year old, and 8-13 year old.

Check out our Amazon Stem Toy Club Reviews to find out more about this subscription!


35. Music Library

Music Library is a monthly subscription box for kids that uses children’s books about music to introduce young readers to all types of music and musicians. In addition to a new book each month, kids receive engaging items and activities and parents gain access to our subscriber's only digital resource page. Everything is designed to supplement each book and enhance the reading experience.

Deal: Get 15% off any Music Library subscription! Use coupon code HELLOML15.


And that’s our list of best subscription boxes for homeschool kids! Did you find the perfect subscription box for your family?

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